The Future of Batterer Programs: Reassessing Evidence-Based Practice New England Gender, Crime & Law

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Assessing Dangerousness: Domestic Violence Offenders and Child Abusers

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Empowerment Series: Essential Research Methods for Social Work

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Leadership with Impact: Preparing Health and Human Service Practitioners in the Age of Innovation and Diversity

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Why Therapy Works: Using Our Minds to Change Our Brains Norton Series on Interpersonal Neurobiology

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It Could Happen To Anyone: Why Battered Women Stay

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Basic Psychopharmacology Principles: A Quick Guide for Mental Health Professionals

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The Neuroscience of Psychotherapy: Healing the Social Brain Third Edition Norton Series on Interpersonal Neurobiology

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Inside Out and Outside In: Psychodynamic Clinical Theory and Psychopathology in Contemporary Multicultural Contexts

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