Intimate Partner Sexual Abuse
Adjudicating This Hidden Dimension of Domestic Violence Cases
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Module III: Risk Assessment

Table of Contents and Learning Objectives
(9 Pages)

Learning Objectives:

This module will enable a judge to:

  • Improve risk assessment in domestic violence cases by recognizing that when intimate partner sexual abuse is a factor, the risk of injury or death is heightened for the victim, her children and others, especially when the victim tries to leave and seeks help from the justice system.
  • Utilize risk assessment instruments that include intimate partner sexual abuse as a factor.
Table of Contents
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