Researcher-Practitioner Partnerships to Impact Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence Policy
KeywordAlaska Department of Public Safety
Alaska Victimization Survey (AVS)
intimate partner violence (IPV)
violence against women
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AbstractThe Alaska Department of Public Safety and the UAA Justice Center conducted numerous research projects and published numerous articles on domestic violence, sexual assault, child sexual abuse, and stalking. These research projects were used to develop new multidisciplinary and multifaceted initiatives to combat violence against women in Alaska. This poster describes our researcher-practitioner partnership and its impact on policy and practice.
DescriptionPoints of view in this document are those of the authors and do not necessarily represent the official position or policies of the U.S. Department of Justice.
Table of ContentsAbstract / Building Partenrships / Context / Sample Results / Importance of Data & Research / Using Data to Develop and Define Intitiatives / Dissemination / From Research to Policy and Practice / Enhancing Partnerships: Future Directions
PublisherJustice Center, University of Alaska Anchorage
CitationRosay, André B.; & TePas, Katherine. (2010). "Researcher-Practitioner Partnerships to Impact Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence Policy" (poster). Presented at the 2010 National Institute of Justice Conference, Washington, DC, 15 Jun 2010.
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