A comprehensive model for crisis intervention with battered women and their children.

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(from the chapter) describe the following types of crisis intervention [with battered females]: early intervention by police-based crisis teams and victim assistance units, assessment and detection in the hospital emergency room, specific intervention techniques used by crisis hotlines and battered women's shelters, and short-term treatment for the children / also discuss the importance of referrals (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2012 APA, all rights reserved) (chapter)

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  • Battered Females
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Early Intervention
  • Emergency Services
  • Hot Line Services
  • Professional Referral
  • discusses crisis intervention with battered female

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  • Albert R Roberts

  • Beverly Schenkman Roberts

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