3332.0 Community Interventions focused on Perpetrators of Family Violence

Monday, October 29, 2012: 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Session Objectives: Increase participants knowledge of promising community interventions to address violence. Describe those factors associated with their success. Discuss the areas for future development.

“Coaching Boys into Men”: Preparing athletic coaches as violence prevention advocates to engage adolescent male athletes to reduce violence against women
Maria Catrina Virata, MPH, Heather L. McCauley, MS, Ernest Brown, BS, Michael Minnick, MPPA, Brian O'Connor and Elizabeth Miller, MD, PhD
Women offenders: A pilot study of the needs of women in batterer intervention programs
Sarah Desmarais, PhD, Carla L. VandeWeerd, PhD, Martha L. Coulter, DrPH MPH MSW, Mary Ivory, Melissa Tirotti, Mimi Ghosh, Ngozichukwuka Agu, MBBS and Cara de la Cruz, PhD, MPH

See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.

Organized by: Family Violence Prevention Forum
Endorsed by: Asian Pacific Islander Caucus for Public Health

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH) , Masters Certified Health Education Specialist (MCHES)