Mo Yee Lee, John Sebold and Adriana Uken

in Solution-Focused Treatment of Domestic Violence Offenders

Published in print May 2003 | ISBN: 9780195146776
Published online January 2009 | e-ISBN: 9780199864805 | DOI:

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This chapter offers some final thoughts about the program. It discusses ideas about potential modifications of the program pertaining to the length of the program, and useful application of this program to other client populations. In addition, the chapter offers some thoughts to the domestic violence system of care that include (1) the need of multi-modal and multi-perspective system responses to domestic violence; (2) the importance of developing supportive connection and collaboration among involved professionals and institutions; (3) the importance of separation of social control and treatment; (4) focusing on strengths in treatment; and (5) addressing diversity as an integral part of community responses to domestic violence.

Keywords: program length; alternative application; system responses; diversity; collaboration; social control; treatment

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