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  • General Material
April 2009

Reflective Leadership as a Strategy for Accountability

Author(s): Terri Pease
This article discusses accountability in the context of an empowerment model, which recognizes power as a tool of oppression. The article proposes a model of reflective practice and supervision as an alternative to top-down approaches, and gives specific illustrations of the use of reflective techniques in staff supervision.
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  • General Material
January 2009

Using Reflective Supervision to Support Trauma-Informed Systems for Children

Author(s): Anje Van Berckelaer
This white paper offers a rationale to administrators, program directors, and supervisors in child service agencies for the adoption of reflective supervision as a supervisory approach consistent with trauma-informed approaches.
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  • General Material
  • Training Tools
January 2009

Creating a Trans Welcoming Environment: A tips sheet for sexual assault service providers

This tip sheet contains information for service providers on creating a trans welcoming environment.
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  • Training Tools
  • General Material
November 2008

Domestic Violence Training for New Staff and Volunteers: Trainer's Manual

Domestic Violence Training for New Staff and Volunteers is a basic training curriculum on domestic violence that orients new staff and volunteers to the world of domestic violence services, providing the information needed to begin this important work.
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  • General Material
October 2008

Ten Dimensions that Shape Your Board

Author(s): Kim Sundet Vanderwall, Ellen Benavides
This workbook is designed to help organizations intentionally shape their governance to fit their values, resources and community strengths.
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  • General Material
September 2008

Dealing Effectively with Nonprofit Board Conflicts

Author(s): Vince Hyman
This article discusses the two main types of board conflicts (conflict among board members and conflict between board and executive or staff) and provides guidelines on how to handle the conflict situations.
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  • General Material
September 2008

The Sanctuary Model of Trauma-Informed Organizational Change

Author(s): Sandra L. Bloom, Sarah Yanos Sreedhar
This article describes the Sanctuary Model of trauma-informed organizational change. The method builds on the S.E.L.F. (Safety, Emotions, Loss and Future) psychoeducational group curriculum dealing with four domains of life disruption than can occur with trauma.
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  • General Material
January 2008

Models for Developing Trauma-Informed Behavioral Health Systems and Trauma-Specific Services

Author(s): Ann Jennings
This extensive report includes descriptions of trauma service models and evidence-based and promising practice models. All models are designed for persons receiving or at risk for receiving public mental health and/or substance abuse services who have been traumatized by interpersonal violence and abuse.
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  • General Material
January 2007

Developing and Managing Volunteer Programs

Author(s): Carter McNamara
Article includes information and links on various aspects of the development and management of volunteer programs including: staffing analysis, job/task descriptions, recruitment, screening, orientation and training, and supervision.
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  • General Material
January 2007

The PILOTS Database

The Published International Literature on Traumatic Stress (PILOTS) Database is an electronic index to the worldwide literature on PTSD and other mental health consequences of exposure to traumatic events.
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  • General Material
January 2007

Poised for Prevention: Advancing Promising Approaches to Primary Prevention of Intimate Partner Violence

Author(s): Lisa Fujie Parks, Larry Cohen, Nicole Kravitz-Wirtz
This document serves to build momentum for a national primary prevention strategy to prevent intimate partner violence.
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  • NRCDV Publications
  • General Material
February 2006

Casa de Esperanza: Mobilizing Latinas and Latino Communities to End Domestic Violence

Author(s): Andrea C. Farney
This issue of the BCS newsletter features the strengths-based, community engagement approach of Casa de Esperanza, of St. Paul, MN. The main article describes their work of mobilizing Latinas and Latino communities to end domestic violence.