Violent Partners: A Breakthrough Plan for Ending the Cycle of Abuse- Linda Mills
In this groundbreaking book, Linda Mills–feminist, scholar, activist, and survivor–challenges the prevailing orthodoxies and maps out a plan to change domestic abuse treatment programs.
Dr. Linda Mills challenges assumptions, tears down myths, and offer solutions, all the while telling riveting stories of couples who have conquered violence in their relationships. In Violent Partners, she describes several programs that hold promise for addressing intimate abuse, including two nationally known and groundbreaking treatment programs - Peacemaking Circles and Healing Circles. Controversial, provocative, and accessible, this is essential reading for anyone seeking to understand violence in their own relationship, friends and family members of victims and abusers, and legal and mental health practitioners looking for a new and valuable approach to treating couples in crisis.
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