January, 2016

Video Clip from the 3rd National Safe and Together Model Symposium: David Mandel Plenary Session

Video Clip from the 3rd National Safe and Together Model Symposium: Plenary Session In this short clip from one of the plenary sessions, David Mandel describes common problems in how the issue of domestic violence is framed in the child welfare setting. View clips from 2nd National Safe and Together […]

Toward domestic violence-informed child welfare agency policy

by David Mandel When David Mandel & Associates works with agencies and systems to become more domestic violence-informed, they cover a range of organizational issues including policy. These efforts are guided by our Domestic Violence-Informed Continuum of Practice, aspects of which are referenced here. While the policy issues will vary […]

The Invisibility of the Domestic Violence Perpetrator as Parent

by David Mandel One could argue that the child welfare system, the domestic violence movement, and the academic and clinical fields of family violence and child abuse are still struggling to define the intersection of domestic violence and the lives of children. This conversation often has been focused on defining, […]