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  • Training Tools
  • General Material
October 2005

A Call to Men: Ending Domestic Violence, Becoming Part of the Solution

This web seminar discusses strategies for working with men and boys to prevent intimate partner violence.
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  • General Material
January 2005

Ending Men's Violence Against Women

Author(s): Ted Bunch
In this article, the author discusses how men of color, while being marginalized by racism, continue to experience the privileges and the entitlements associated with being a male. The article also discusses how men can become part of the solution.
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  • General Material
June 2004

Sexual Violence Prevention Strategies Aimed at Potential Victims of Drug Facilitated Sexual Battery: "Watch Your Drink" Messages and Drink Testing Devices

This position papers addresses the rising popularity of two prevention strategies targeted at potential victims of drug-facilitated sexual battery and argues that prevention projects and funding should focused on broader messages that address root causes.
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  • General Material
January 2004

10 Things Men Can Do To End Men's Violence Against Women

This 1-pager provides guidance to men who are looking for ways to challenge and help end violence against women, including self-examination and peer education.
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  • General Material
January 2003

The Social Norms Approach to Violence Prevention

Author(s): Alan D. Berkowitz
Describes an approach that seeks to engage men as allies by creating campaign messages that validate men's hidden feelings and beliefs in order to foster an environment where speaking out against violence against women is socially acceptable
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  • Training Tools
January 2003

Ubícate!/Find Yourself!

Created by and for Latino youth, this film features four stories that explore such themes as abusive relationships, gender roles, communication, peer pressure and teen pregnancy. Youth driven discussion about healthy relationships is woven throughout the stories.
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  • NRCDV Publications
  • Training Tools
  • General Material
January 2002

Kid&TeenSAFE: An Abuse Prevention Program for Youth with Disabilities

Author(s): Wendie H. Abramson, Iracema 'Cema' Mastroleo
This publication details a project of SafePlace's Disability Services ASAP (A Safety Awareness Program) in Texas and provides its model program materials for use with youth with disabilities.
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  • General Material
  • Training Tools
January 2002

In Touch with Teens

This curriculum in junior high and high schools and other youth organizations focused on healthy relationships including promoting social skills, bystander interventions, and effective communication.
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  • General Material
January 2001

Young Men as Allies in Preventing Violence and Abuse: Building Effective Partnerships with Schools

Author(s): Alan Berkowitz, Dean Peacock, Barri Rosenbluth, Carole Sousa
This paper argues that "young men can play a critical role in constructing a healthier world for women and men, a world free of violence and founded on principles of equity and compassion."
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  • General Material
January 2000

What You Need to Know About Dating Violence. A Teen's Handbook

This handbook offers guidance to teen girls and boys about recognizing dating violence in their relationships and seeking help for it. It also includes suggestions on helping friends who are in abusive relationships.
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  • General Material

Domestic Violence Fatalities in Pennsylvania - 2015

Each year, PCADV tracks and reports on domestic violence-related fatalities in Pennsylvania. In 2015, the number of victims included 68 women and 45 men.
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  • Training Tools
  • General Material

Moving from a Relationship Bystander to a Relationship Upstander Workshop Guide

The goal of this workshop is to help parents and caregivers encourage youth to respond to dating violence and promote non-violent relationships among their peers.