“Defending Childhood” released by Department of Justice

Posted on 10. Dec, 2014 by in Articles, News, Research & Data

The Department of Justice recently released a report from the Attorney General’s National Task Force on Children Exposed to Violence. The report called “Defending Childhood” exposes a startling look at children’s exposure to violence across the country. “Exposure to violence is a national crisis that affects approximately two out of every three of our children. Of […]

Valencia Shelter Services Executive Director Alexandria Taylor – “We Don’t Need to See It to Believe It”

Posted on 02. Oct, 2014 by in Articles, News

Member program executive director and NMCADV board member shares her thoughts on our responsibility take action against violence.

NMCADV attends the first meeting of the Conceptual Clarity Project

Posted on 23. Sep, 2014 by in Articles, Events, Meetings, News

Last week in Ann Arbor, MI experts from around the country met to explore the future of Batterer Intervention Programs. NMCADV executive director Pam Wiseman was proud to attend and be part of this project. The Conceptual Clarity Project will be ongoing and continue to develop advancements and innovations to batterer programs. There has been some skepticism […]

VAWnet.org publishes an introduction to trauma-informed domestic violence services

Posted on 25. May, 2013 by in Articles, Projects, Training

Building on over 20 years of work, the National Center on Domestic Violence, Trauma & Mental Health (NCDVTMH) has put into practice a framework that integrates a trauma-informed approach with a DV victim advocacy lens. This new 3-part Special Collection, developed by NCDVTMH in collaboration with the National Resource Center on Domestic Violence (NRCDV), reflects this integrated perspective and […]

Collaboration: Then and Now

Posted on 02. Sep, 2011 by in Articles

Pam Wiseman August 27, 2011 So everybody talks about collaborating these days-funders do it the most and that’s understandable because there is so much need and so few resources. But what does it mean and why is it so hard? Is it really worth the effort? Collaborating can be a scary prospect. At least, it […]