Validate your position with authoritative references or primary source quotations.
Examine the strengths and weaknesses of your position.
Evaluate possible solutions and suggest courses of action.
For your paper, choose an issue, directly relevant to any family violence topic, where there is a clear division of opinion and which is arguable with facts and inductive reasoning. You may choose an issue on which you may have already formed an opinion. However, in writing about this issue you must examine your opinion of the issue critically. Prior to writing your position paper, define and limit your issue carefully. You may realize that most issues related to family violence are complex, and have multiple solutions.
Narrow the topic of your position paper to something that is manageable. Research your issue thoroughly, consulting experts and obtaining primary documents.
Consider feasibility, cost-effectiveness and political/social climate when evaluating possible solutions and courses of action needed for addressing the issue you selected.