But Do They Work? Asking the Right Questions about Battering Intervention Research

July 14, 2015


Presenter: Juan Carlos Areán, Independent Consultant

This webinar provides the opportunity for participants to familiarize themselves with some key aspects of the research and practice of Battering Intervention Programs and Systems. The webinar explores the complexity of the current research in an easily understandable format, including methodological strengths and limitations, different types of research, and practical conclusions for the field.  It will emphasize the importance of framing battering intervention as a system which not only includes programs, but also judicial and advocacy entities.

As a result of this webinar, participants will be able to:

  • Discuss the state of the research regarding the effectiveness of justice system responses to domestic violence, including battering intervention programs.
  • Participate more effectively in the system of justice responses to domestic violence.