Helping Battered Women : New Perspectives and Remedies
This study provides an overview of programmes and policies available in the USA to help battered women. It covers a wide range of possible responses and interventions by police, doctors, social workers and psychiatrists, and includes chapters on hotlines, women's shelters, support groups, victim advocacy services, emergency and mental health interventions, and legal remedies.
- Hardback | 264 pages
- 150 x 230 x 25.4mm | 494g
- 25 Jan 1996
- Oxford University Press Inc
- New York, United States
About Albert R. Roberts
Albert R. Roberts is a Profesor at the School of Social Work, Rutgers University.