Evaluating Services for Survivors of Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault
- Stephanie Riger - University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
- Larry Bennett - Indiana University School of Social Work, South Bend, University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
- Sharon M Wasco - University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
- Paul A Schewe - University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
- Lisa Frohmann - University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
- Jennifer M Camacho - Ruth M. Rothstein CORE Center, Chicago, IL, Sinai Community Institute, Chicago, IL, University of Chicago (Student)
- Rebecca Campbell - Michigan State University, USA
Adult Treatment for Interpersona/Domestic Violence | Domestic Violence | Victim Services
They place evaluation within a political and historical context that informs service providers of the broader issues raised by evaluation.
This book is unique in its inclusion of the role of evaluation in the continued development of the anti-rape and battered women's movement in the United States. It also includes measurement tools for the most commonly offered services that have been developed and field tested with 87 domestic violence and sexual assault agencies.
Evaluating Services for Survivors of Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault is a valuable resource not only for researchers and evaluators, but for service providers and funders as well. Written in clear, straightforward language, it addresses many complex factors that come in to play when conducting victim-service evaluations, including issues of safety and confidentiality. A great tool for anyone involved in the work to end violence against women.