Power Through Partnerships

A CBPR Toolkit for Domestic Violence Researchers

Dr. Lisa A. Goodman

Dr. Lisa A. Goodman

Dr. Lisa A. Goodman is a clinical-community psychologist and professor in the Department of Counseling and Applied Developmental Psychology at Boston College. She has spent the last 25 years conducting community-based research that illuminates the experience of socially and economically marginalized survivors and illustrates the potential of innovative program models to support them.

Dr. Goodman has served as an evaluator, board member, and advisor to numerous local and national domestic violence and social justice organizations; and she is the co-founder of the Domestic Violence Program Evaluation and Research Collaborative, a collective of domestic violence programs and researchers who partner to create knowledge that improves survivors’ lives and deepens advocates work.


My Co-Authors

Some of us are based in universities and others are based in national organizations. All of us have worked directly in and/or with programs that serve survivors.