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  • General Material
September 2008

Dealing Effectively with Nonprofit Board Conflicts

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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

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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

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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

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

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This document serves to build momentum for a national primary prevention strategy to prevent intimate partner violence.
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  • General Material
January 2007

The PILOTS Database

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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

Developing and Managing Volunteer Programs

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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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  • NRCDV Publications
  • General Material
February 2006

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

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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.
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  • Training Tools
  • General Material
January 2006

Mission-focused management and empowerment practice: A handbook for Executive Directors of DV Programs

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This handbook presents a brief grounding of the Battered Women's Movement and offers specific ideas and strategies for engaging in mission-focused and empowerment management.
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  • General Material
January 2006

Aspiring Social Justice Ally Identity Development: A Conceptual Model

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The author discusses some challenges and barriers to developing identities and approaches to being an ally in social justice work. Acknowledging that aspiring allies can potentially be harmful in their approach or reinforce problematic perceptions, he explores effective ways to develop good intentions into good practice.
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  • General Material
October 2005

Regional Capacity Building Workshop on Men, Caring and Fatherhood

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This workshop report describes the deliberations and outcomes of a meeting of development professionals from Bangladesh, India, Nepal, Pakistan and Sweden, who discussed how to equip men and boys to become more caring, attentive and gender sensitive fathers and husbands, in turn helping themselves, their families and the society at large.
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  • General Material
August 2005

Violence Shelter Considers Hiring Male Director

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One of the country's oldest shelters opened a gender-neutral search for a new executive director and hired a man to run the organization in the interim. Some feminists call the move a violation of the founding principles to protect women.
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  • General Material
January 2005

Writing a Successful Grant Proposal

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This Minnesota Council on Foundations document provides an excellent source of information regarding the basics and the details of grant writing for non-profit development.