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Family Violence

All types of crime committed by an offender who is related to the victim either biologically or legally through marriage or adoption

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Child maltreatment

Covers a wide range of abusive and neglectful

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Different types of human violence

Family violence
Child maltreatment
Sibling violence
Intimate partner violence
Youth and School Violence
Hate Crimes
Human trafficking
War related and Military Violence

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Disclosure

many will not disclose unless you ask

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Screening

screen at every visit

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Entry points

Nursing homes, WIC, primary care offices and clinics, mental health services, medcial emergency services, substance abuse services

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Pace of assessment

based on patient's need

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Validation

develop trust

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data

negative life experiences, intimate body functions, intimate relationships

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Goal of Healthy People 20/20

injury and violence prevention

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Risk factors

poverty, discrimination, lack of education, lack of employment oppertunities

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Key aspects of interviewing

pts physical and emotional safety, pt is not pressured, works best when environment is natural and normal, ask about personal experiences of violence

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Basics of interviewing

establish rappor, start with open ended questions, patient is relaxed with eye contact, only in a safe environment

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Red Flags

serious injuries, multiple previous clinic visits, failure to seek timely medical care, sexual activity under the age of 14, injuries not consistent with the story, inadequate supervision, bruises in multiple stages of healing

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Mental health affects

depression, anxiety, flat sullen affect, withdrawal, impulsive anger

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mandated reporting

must call hotline, must document call to hotline, must document who you spoke to