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Philadelphia Department of Public Health, Environmental Health Services, Philadelphia Injury Control Section. n.d.. Philadelphia injury prevention program. Philadelphia, PA: Philadelphia Department of Health, 10 pp.

Annotation: This report describes the activities of the Philadelphia Injury Prevention Program (PIPP). This community-based program was developed by the Philadelphia Department of Public Health in cooperation with the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine and Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. Elements of the project which are described in the report include the Safe Block Project, Data Surveillance Methods, the Citizen's Advisory Board for Injury Prevention, Violence Postvention Program, Injuries Resulting from Falls, the Violence Prevention Curriculum Program, the Pedestrian Injury Project, and Information Sharing Programs.

Keywords: Adolescent health, Child abuse, Community based programs, Domestic violence, Falls, Homicide, Injury prevention, Motor vehicle injuries, Pedestrians, Suicide, Violence prevention

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Great Expectations/Healthy Start. n.d.. Prenatal education curriculum. New Orleans, LA: Great Expectations/Healthy Start, ca. 150 pp.

Annotation: This study guide consists of a series of brief training sessions on various aspects of prenatal and infant care. Curricula topics include the following: 1) anatomy and physiology of pregnancy; 2) breastfeeding; 3) alcohol, smoking, and drug abuse; 4) personal hygiene; 5) sexually transmitted diseases; 6) contraception/family planning; and 7) domestic violence. [Funded by the Maternal and Child Health Bureau]

Contact: Great Expectations Foundation, Inc., 4298 Elysian Fields Avenue, Suite B, New Orleans, LA 70122, Telephone: (504) 288-7818 Fax: (504) 288-7328 E-mail: arichard@greatexp.org Web Site: Available at no charge.

Keywords: Adolescent pregnancy, Alcohol use during pregnancy, Breastfeeding, Contraception, Curricula, Domestic violence, Educational materials, Great Expectations/New Orleans Healthy Start, Infant care, Infant health, Nutrition, Pregnancy, Prenatal care, Prenatal education, Prenatal nutrition, Sexually transmitted diseases, Smoking, Substance dependence, Training materials

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American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. n.d.. Psychosocial services and resources referral guide. Washington, DC: American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, 60 pp.

Annotation: This guide is designed to assist obstetricians-gynecologists (ob-gyns) in referring women, particularly pregnant women, to programs that address psychosocial problems. It includes national and state contact information to resources on issues such as domestic violence, mental health, tobacco use, and publicly funded services that target low-income women. [Funded by the Maternal and Child Health Bureau]

Contact: American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, 409 12th Street S.W., P.O. Box 96920, Washington, DC 20090-6920, Telephone: (202) 638-5577 Secondary Telephone: (202) 863-2518 E-mail: resources@acog.org Web Site: http://www.acog.org

Keywords: Directories, Domestic violence, Maternal health, Mental health, National programs, Pregnancy, Pregnant women, Psychosocial factors, Referrals, Resource materials, Resources for professionals, State programs, Substance abuse

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Iowa Department of Public Health. 2014-. Parentivity. Des Moines, Iowa Department of Health,

Annotation: [in process] This web-based community for parents provides personalized content to reduce family risks and optimize parenting resourcefulness, family resilience, child growth, and school readiness. The website is designed to recognize early warning signs of risk in areas of health, prenatal care, parenting skills, family functioning, and child development and will alert parents and recommend supportive resources and strategies.

Contact: Iowa Department of Public Health, 321 East 12th Street, Des Moines, IA 50319-0075, Telephone: (515) 281-7689 Secondary Telephone: (866) 227-9878 E-mail: http://www.idph.state.ia.us/contact_us.asp Web Site: http://www.idph.state.ia.us Available from the website.

Keywords: Academic achievement, Child development, Child health, Community development, Coordination, Domestic violence, Family economics, Family support programs, Home visiting, Injury prevention, Parenting, Public private partnerships, School readinesss

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Lorenzo SB. 2013-. Intimate partner violence (IPV): Knowledge path. Washington, DC: Maternal and Child Health Library, Georgetown University,

Annotation: This knowledge path is a guide to resources about preventing, identifying, and responding to intimate partner violence (IPV) within the home and the community. It is aimed at health professionals, program administrators, policymakers, researchers, employers, and advocates. A separate brief lists resources for victims of abuse and their families. This knowledge path is updated periodically. [Funded by the Maternal and Child Health Bureau]

Contact: Maternal and Child Health Library at Georgetown University, Box 571272, Washington, DC 20057-1272, Telephone: (202) 784-9770 Fax: (202) 784-9777 E-mail: mchgroup@georgetown.edu Web Site: http://www.mchlibrary.org Available from the web site.

Keywords: Bibliographies, Domestic violence, Electronic publications, Knowledge paths

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National Institute of Justice, Office of Research and Evaluation. 2013. Crime, Violence and Victimization Research Division's compendium of research on violence against women 1993-2013. Washington, DC: National Institute of Justice, Office of Research and Evaluation, 1 v.

Annotation: This compendium is a compilation of research funded by the National Institute of Justice (NIJ) on violence against women. Projects are divided into the following categories: (A) justice and related systems, (B) definition and measurement, (C) epidemiology, (D) social and cultural context, (E) trafficking in persons, (F) VAWA evaluations, (G) synthesis of existing information, (H) NIJ jointly funded projects (I) teen dating violence and (J) violence against Indian women. The description of each project includes the value of the grant, the principal NIJ monitor, and the status of the project, as well as an annotation.

Contact: National Institute of Justice, 810 Seventh Street, N.W., Washington, DC 20531, Telephone: (202) 307-2942 Fax: (202) 307-6394 Web Site: http://www.ojp.usdoj.gov/nij Available from the website. Document Number: NCJ 223572.

Keywords: Bibliographies, Domestic violence, Federal programs, Grants, Research, Women

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Mouden LD. 2013. The dental team's role in identifying and preventing family violence. Cincinnati, OH: Procter and Gamble Company, 19 pp.

Annotation: This continuing-education course provides information on the dental team’s role in identifying and preventing family violence. Topics include definitions, the problem, demographics, protocols, and local and state initiatives.

Contact: Procter and Gamble Company, 1201 Elm Street, Fourth Floor, Dallas, TX 75270, Telephone: (800) 543-2577 Web Site: http://www.dentalcare.com Available from the website.

Keywords: Continuing education, Child abuse, Child neglect, Children, Dental assistants, Domestic violence, Oral health, Violence prevention

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Lorenzo SB. 2013. Intimate partner violence: Resources for victims and families (2nd ed.). Washington, DC: Maternal and Child Health Library, Georgetown University,

Annotation: This brief is designed to help families find hotlines and web sites about domestic violence, including rape, abuse, incest, teen dating, legal counsel, and services. [Funded by the Maternal and Child Health Bureau]

Contact: Maternal and Child Health Library at Georgetown University, Box 571272, Washington, DC 20057-1272, Telephone: (202) 784-9770 Fax: (202) 784-9777 E-mail: mchgroup@georgetown.edu Web Site: http://www.mchlibrary.org Available from the web site.

Keywords: Battered women, Bibliographies, Child abuse, Domestic violence, Electronic publications, Emotional abuse, Family relations, Family violence, Hotlines, Parent child relations, Physical abuse, Sexual abuse

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U.S. Maternal and Child Health Bureau. 2013. A comprehensive approach for community-based programs to address intimate partner violence and perinatal depression. Rockville, MD: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, 143 pp.

Annotation: This toolkit highlights strategies and provides resources to help organizations address intimate partner violence and perinatal depression within their own communities. Topics include making the case, building and sustaining partnerships, raising awareness, developing cultural and linguistic competency, addressing policy, and implementing standards of care guidelines. Pre- and post-program assessment tools and links to national resources are included.

Contact: U.S. Maternal and Child Health Bureau, Health Resources and Services Administration, Parklawn Building, Room 18-05, 5600 Fishers Lane, Rockville, MD 20857, Telephone: (301) 443-2170 Secondary Telephone: (800) 311-BABY (311-2229) Web Site: http://www.mchb.hrsa.gov Available from the web site.

Keywords: Community programs, Depression, Domestic violence, Organizational change, Outcome and process assessment, Perinatal health, Postpartum depression, Program evaluation

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Futures Without Violence. 2013. Health cares about IPV: Intimate partner violence screening and counseling toolkit. San Francisco, CA: Futures Without Violence,

Annotation: This toolkit offers resources to help health care professionals and others identify and support clients facing intimate partner violence. Contents include strategies for preparing a health care practice to start screening; screening and intervention approaches and tools; resources tailored to pediatric, adolescent, or reproductive health care settings; strategies and resources for domestic and sexual violence advocates; and promising practices from the field.

Contact: Futures Without Violence, 100 Montgomery Street, The Presidio, San Francisco, CA 94129-1718, Telephone: (415) 678-5500 Fax: (415) 529-2930 E-mail: info@futureswithoutviolence.org Web Site: http://futureswithoutviolence.org Available from the web site.

Keywords: Advocacy, Domestic violence, Emotional abuse, Family violence, Intervention, Physical abuse, Resources for professionals, Screening, Sexual abuse



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