Civil Protection Orders and Court-Ordered Batterer Counseling

  • Goal: to identify the number of cases in the Pittsburgh courts receiving both a protection order and batterer counseling, and the distinguishing characteristics and outcome of these "overlap" cases.

    Principal Investigator: Edward Gondolf

    Source of funding: Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Delinquency (PCCD) via IUP
    Type of Study: Evaluation Research
    Effort: 20%
    Contract length: 2 years
    Period: October 1999 to September 2001
    Total Amount: $106,098 (includes principal investigator, research assistants, clerical support, and consultants plus university match of 35% through waived indirect costs)