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Standards for Primary Prevention Educators

From the National Sexual Violence Resource Center publication, “The Perfect Shade of Change: Resources for Sexual Violence Preventionists Creating Safe and Healthy Communities.” Qualities and Abilities of Effective and Confident Prevention Practitioners: 1. Ability to demonstrate foundational understanding of sexual violence and sexual violence-related issuesA. Describing the issue: Be able to define sexual violence and …

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Reimagining Masculinities Initiative- University of Illinois at Chicago

The Reimagining Masculinities Initiative is a collaboration between the Centers for Cultural Understanding and Social Change at the University of Illinois at Chicago that strives to cultivate, support, affirm, and create male allies and advocates. Through dialogues, films, workshops and personal stories, this initiative unpacks what it means to be masculine, and explores issues of …

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Sexual Assault Recovery and Prevention program of San Luis Obispo

SARP Center 51 Zaca Ln., Suite 140 San Luis Obispo, CA 93401 website: www.sarpcenter.org (805) 545-8888 (800) 656-HOPE Description of Prevention Programming: Presentations: Interactive classroom presentations are designed for grades 7 through college. Presentations define sexual assault, discuss myths, and give prevention information and resources. Other discussion topics include, but are not limited to sexual …

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Start Strong

Start Strong was the largest initiative ever funded to prevent teen dating violence and abuse by teaching 11- to- 14-year-olds about healthy relationships. Start Strong was a national program of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation in collaboration with Futures Without Violence. Their approach, as stated on their website: Educating Middle School Students. Each site is …

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Report Describing Projects Designed to Prevent First-Time Male Perpetration of Sexual Violence

Report Describing Projects Designed to Prevent First-Time Male Perpetration of Sexual Violence Prepared and released by RTI International in 2003, the “Report Describing Projects Designed to Prevent First-Time Male Perpetration of Sexual Violence” is a catalogue of programs targeting prevention of first-time male perpetration of sexual violence. The report provides an overview of literature findings …

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Resources for Collaboration

The Socio-Ecological Model and the Spectrum of Prevention both emphasize the need to work at the community level. This often involves fostering partnerships with organizations in different sectors, with diverse missions and target populations, and sometimes with competing goals. Resources eLearning course: Collaboration for Sexual and Domestic Violence Prevention eLearning course: Coalition Building and Turf …

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Stop It Now!

Stop It Now! Stop It Now! is an international organization based in Northampton, MA, to prevent the sexual abuse of children by mobilizing adults, families and communities to take actions that protect children before they are harmed. Stop It Now! offers adults tools they can use to prevent sexual abuse – before there‚Äôs a victim …

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Resources for Colleges and Universities

See also, Campus Sexual Violence Prevention Program Elements, Partnerships and Modalities. Notalone.gov: Not Alone is a White House Initiative to address campus sexual assault. Their page includes several resources related to prevention. Student Safety, Justice, and Support: Policy guidelines for California campuses addressing sexual assault, dating/domestic violence and stalking by the California Coalition Against Sexual …

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