Rural Health Resources by Topic: Abuse and violence
Improving Outcomes for American Indian/Alaska Native People Returning to the Community from Incarceration: A Resource Guide for Service Providers
Seeks to improve outcomes for American Indian and Alaska
Native populations returning to their communities and
families after incarceration by sharing information,
research, program examples, and other resources addressing
various topics including culturally responsive programs,
violence, housing, substance use, mental health, education,
employment, and more. Also shares special considerations
for service providers working with children and families,
youth, and women.
Date: 10/2021 Type: Document Sponsoring organizations: Administration for Native Americans, HHS Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation view details
America's Children: Key National Indicators of Well-Being, 2021
Examines the factors predicting child well-being and breaks down indicators by a number of measures, including race/ethnicity, poverty, food security, and health insurance coverage, among others. Highlights data on the well-being of American Indian and Alaska Native children on a number different measures.
Date: 09/2021 Type: Document Sponsoring organization: Federal Interagency Forum on Child and Family Statistics view details
After Action Review/Improvement Plan: Strategic Planning Toolkit - Behavioral Health Edition
Toolkit provides guidance for completing an after action review of a post-behavioral health intervention. Toolkit is aimed at tribal leaders, public health practitioners, and other healthcare stakeholders in tribal communities. Provides the tools for designing, planning, preparing, and conducting an after action review.
Date: 08/2021 Type: Document Sponsoring organization: Inter Tribal Council of Arizona, American Indian Research Center for Health view details
Police Chiefs Serving Small and Rural Municipalities: Profiles and Concerns
Presents a profile of police chiefs and departments in small and rural Pennsylvania municipalities and compares rural and urban departments. Analyzes concerns of rural Pennsylvania police chiefs, including domestic violence, illicit drug use, human trafficking, school safety, and mental health needs for themselves and for the citizens with whom they interact. Includes statistics with breakdowns by urban and rural areas.
Author(s): Jennifer C. Gibbs Date: 08/2021 Type: Document Sponsoring organization: Center for Rural Pennsylvania view details
Addressing Domestic Violence in Rural Communities: Best Practices for Criminal Courts
Outlines best practices to address domestic violence in
rural criminal courts and jurisdictions. Describes the
coordinated community response model and stakeholders
involved, including healthcare providers, that rural
communities can use to prevent and respond to intimate
Author(s): Liberty Aldrich, Robyn Mazur, Danielle Pugh, Brittany Davis Date: 08/2021 Type: Document Sponsoring organization: Center for Court Innovation view details
The Implementation of the Sexual Assault Forensic Examination Telehealth Center: A Program Evaluation
Study that evaluates the implementation of the Pennsylvania-based Sexual Assault Forensic Examination Telehealth (SAFE-T) Center in 3 rural hospitals, based on surveys of staff and patients. Discusses results related to nurse confidence scores, perspectives of telehealth in relation to examinations, quality care, and patient outcomes.
Author(s): Sheridan Miyamoto, Elizabeth Thiede, Elizabeth N. Wright, et al. Citation: Journal of Forensic Nursing, 17(3), E24-E33 Date: 07/2021 Type: Document view details
Adverse Childhood Experience (ACE) Screening in Rural Northern California: Exploring Provider Perspectives and Experiences
Report examining Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) in 6 rural counties in Northern California, focusing on Medi-Cal provider experiences with implementing ACE screening and trauma-informed care in the area. Discusses rural impacts of ACEs, stressors that contribute to ACEs, and findings from 9 provider interviews.
Author(s): Kathryn Stewart, Lisa Tadlock, Shauna Olsen, Sue Grinnell Date: 07/2021 Type: Document Sponsoring organizations: ACEs Aware, Northern ACEs Collaborative, Population Health Innovation Lab, Public Health Institute view details
ACEs Screening in Rural California: Exploring Provider Perspectives and Experiences
Report examining the implementation of Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) screening in rural communities in Northern California based on interviews with Medi-Cal providers. Discusses opportunities to support screening, referral, and treatment as well as barriers, including limited time, resources, infrastructure, and skilled staff. Discusses disproportionate rates of ACEs in rural adults and health impacts of ACEs.
Author(s): Kathryn Stewart, Lisa Tadlock, Shauna Olsen, Sue Grinnell Date: 07/2021 Type: Document Sponsoring organizations: California Department of Health Care Services, Northern ACEs Collaborative, Population Health Innovation Lab, Public Health Institute view details
Improving Mental Health in Rural North Carolina
Panel discussion of the social-emotional and health impacts of adverse childhood experiences and toxic stress in Healthy Place North Carolina communities during the COVID-19 pandemic. Three community leaders discuss what it has been like to work on these issues during the pandemic, provide an update on their work, and share lessons learned.
Date: 07/2021 Type: Video/Multimedia Sponsoring organization: Healthy Places NC view details
Indian Health Service - COVID-19 Webinar Recordings
Features a number of webinar recordings of Indian Health Service trainings related to COVID-19. Discusses issues such as emotional well-being, domestic violence, and telebehavioral health in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Date: 07/2021 Type: Website Sponsoring organization: Indian Health Service view details