The Best Practice Manual for Specialised Sexual Assault Domestic and Family Violence Counselling, 3rd Edition, represents the latest evidence of best practice when working with those who have experienced or been impacted by sexual assault, domestic and/or family violence.
The Manual guides practitioners in ethical practice with this client group, and includes clear principles, practice and protocols upon which Rape & Domestic Violence Services Australia counsellors base their clinical practice. It informs them in their understanding of sexual assault, domestic and family violence, and it will guide them in assessing the stage of trauma a client presents in and the appropriate interventions the evidence says is most likely to enhance recovery. The Manual provides information on crisis intervention and ongoing therapeutic contact and it directs counsellors on assessing risk of harm and abiding by duty of care requirements.
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