In national surveys, between 10% and 34% of women have reported being physically assaulted by an intimate male partner, Cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) r programmes including elements of CBT are frequently used treatments for physically abusive men. Participants ether enrol voluntarily or are obliged to participate by means of counter order. CBT not only seeks to change behaviour using established behavioural strategies, but also targets thinking patterns and beliefs.
The objective of this research is to measure the effectiveness of CBT and programmes including elements of CBT on men's physical abuse of their female partners.
Added: February 5, 2015