Commentary from NMCADV Executive Director, Pam Wiseman: People may want to know whether the work performed by domestic organizations really helps. According to excellent, national research, we now know that it does! In fact, when advocates perform their work well, they create the conditions in victim’s lives and the lives of their children, that lead […]
Oct. 7, 2015 CARE commits to protecting all family members during Domestic Violence Awareness Month APNM’s CARE program, which provides emergency housing for the animals of domestic violence victims, seeks statewide foster homes for 30, 60 or 90-day stays. Albuquerque, N.M – Most couples argue, but “Mary’s” husband’s rage was insidious and dark. His reaction to her […]
NMCADV Executive Director Pam Wiseman and Animal Protection of New Mexico Deputy Director Daniel Abram give their informative views on animal abuse and domestic violence and talk about our project the Companion Animal Rescue Effort (CARE).
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 […]
Presentation by Kristin Carmichael of CHRISTUS St. Vincent Regional Medical Center on the Safety Net program to the Santa Fe Coordinated Community Response Council (CCRC) on January 16, 2013. The Safety Net Program was developed by the CCRC Medical Action Team.
New Mexico has been selected to be one of three states that will receive extensive training and technical assistance on trauma informed practice from the National Resource Center on Domestic Abuse, Trauma, and Mental Health. For convenience, we are calling this initiative the Trauma Informed Practice Project, or “TIPP”. TIPP includes a broad range of […]
New Mexico Coalition Against Domestic Violence Announces Launch of Statewide Spanish-Language Domestic Violence Awareness Campaign: Cambia El Estatus
Cambia El Estatus New Mexico Statewide Spanish‐Language Pilot Campaign Changing the Latino Immigrant Community’s Perceptions Towards Domestic Violence The New Mexico Coalition Against Domestic Violence (NMCADV) in collaboration with Hispanic Communications Network developed a multimedia campaign that addresses current perceptions of domestic violence (DV) within the Latino immigrant community – where DV is considered a social norm and tolerated […]