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Life Story Board: A Tool in the Prevention of Domestic Violence.
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PMID:  22299007     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
The high rate of domestic violence in Aboriginal communities points to the need to explore new ways of understanding how this violence occurs in its context and to seek new and creative ways of preventing the perpetuation of this vicious cycle. The Life Story Board (LSB) is a game board with sets of cards, markers, and a notation system with which to construct a visual representation of someone's life experience at personal, family, and community levels. Initially invented as an interview tool in an expressive art program for war-affected children, the LSB has broader potential for use by those working with youth, adults, and families in a variety of contexts, and as a tool for program evaluation and applied research. This article describes LSB methods and how they may apply in the context of Canadian First Nations, Inuit, and Métis community efforts to respond to, understand, and prevent domestic violence.
Authors:
Rob Chase; Javier Mignone; Linda Diffey
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Publication Detail:
Type:  JOURNAL ARTICLE    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Pimatisiwin     Volume:  8     ISSN:  1705-785X     ISO Abbreviation:  -     Publication Date:  2010 Sep 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2012-2-2     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101465108     Medline TA:  Pimatisiwin     Country:  -    
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Languages:  ENG     Pagination:  145-154     Citation Subset:  -    
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73554//Canadian Institutes of Health Research

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