National Domestic Violence Hotline:
Tel: 800-799-7233;
National Clearinghouse on Child Abuse & Neglect (NCCAN):
Tel: 800-394-3366;
National Coalition Against Domestic Violence (NCADV):
Tel: 303-839-1852;
Violence Against Women Office/US Department of Justice:
Tel: 202-307-6026;
Childhelp USA Hotline:
Tel: 800-4-A-CHILD
National Center for Missing and Exploited Children:
Tel: 800-843-5678;
National Center on Elder Abuse:
Tel: 800-677-1116;
California Association of Batterers’ Intervention Programs (CABIP); Association of Batterers’ Intervention Programs (ABIP):
Tel: 562-596-6553
National Center for Victims of Crime: Tel:
National Council on Child Abuse and Family Violence:
Tel: 800-222-2000;
National Organization for Victim Assistance:
Tel: 800-TRY-NOVA;
Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgendered Domestic Violence:
Jewish Women International:
Tel: 800-343-2823;
National Teen Dating Abuse Helpline:
Tel: 866-331-9474;

Recommended Books
• It Could Happen to Anyone: Why Battered Women Stay, by Alyce LaViolette and
• The Batterers’ Intervention Toolbox, Editors: Alyce LaViolette, Gail Billings-Beck, Sheila Hazlett, Mary Guillerman and Ken Evans
• For Our Children, by Jane Shatz and Alyce LaViolette
• Child Abuse Manual, by Kathie Mathis, Psy.D.
• The Secret of Overcoming Verbal Abuse, by Albert Ellis
• The Emotionally Abusive Relationship, by Beverly Engel
• The Verbally Abusive Relationship, by Patricia Evans
• Stop Walking on Eggshells, by Randi Kreger and Paul Mason
• Why Does He Do That? By Lundy Bancroft
• The Abuser as Parent, by Lundy Bancroft and Jay Silverman