Description: Two-hundred African American men arrested for domestic violence in Pittsburgh will receive conventional batterer counseling plus case management. Their outcomes in terms of counseling attendance, re-arrests, and reassault will be compared to the outcomes of previously established control and comparison groups.
Goal: to evaluate the effectiveness of specialized case management in reducing re-assaults and arrests of African American men arrested for domestic violence.Principal Investigator: Edward Gondolf
Source of funding: Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and DelinquencyType of Study: Experimental EvaluationEffort: 15 to 25%Contract length: 2.5 yearsPeriod: July 2002 to December 2004Total Amount: $96,000
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