Prepare a capstone on. DISCUSSION BOARD QUESTION TO BE ANSWERED:
Why might it be important to treat substance abuse and intimate partner violence simultaneously?
Here is a youtube video about the connection between domestic violence and substance abuse. As you complete this discussion, consider the chicken and the egg. Which comes first domestic violence or substance abuse?
As you contemplate these questions, I have attached a video about systemic thought, using the chicken and the egg. This video was created for a separate class however it can be useful for this discussion as well 🙂
Graham, K., Wilson, I., & Taft, A. (2017). The broader context of preventing alcohol-related intimate partner violence. Drug and Alcohol Review, 36(1), 10-12. doi:10.1111/dar.12422
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Radcliffe, P., & Gilchrist, G. (2016). ‘You can never work with addictions in isolation’: Addressing intimate partner violence perpetration by men in substance misuse treatment. International Journal of Drug Policy, 36, 130-140. doi:10.1016/j.drugpo.2016.03.010 Retrieved from EbscoHost multisearch.
Shorey, R. C., Strauss, C., Elmquist, J., Anderson, S., Cornelius, T. L., & Stuart, G. L. (2017). Distress tolerance and intimate partner violence among men in substance use treatment. Journal of Family Violence, 32(3), 317-324. doi:http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10896-016-9843-x Retrieved from EbscoHost multisearch.