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  • General Material
January 2013

Saving Our Sons: A 10-step plan to keep them nonviolent

Author(s): Ted Zeff
This brief paper describes 10 simple steps that parents of sons can take to help combat the culture of violence for future generations.
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  • General Material
January 2013

Start Talking: Questions You Might Encounter

This handout offers answers to challenging questions that youth often ask when learning about dating violence.
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  • General Material
January 2013

For My Mother: Latin@ Youth Letters on Family, Relationships and Violence

Author(s): Julia Perilla
This study explored the reality of Latin@ youths lives utilizing the format of a letter to their mothers. The findings highlight the complex realities of Latin@ youth lives in the context of domestic violence.
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  • Training Tools
  • General Material
January 2013

Start Relating Before They Start Dating: A Workshop For Parents and Caregivers, and their Teens

This is workshop targeting parents and youth in middle school where youth and parents learn about dating abuse and strategies for improving parent/caregiver-youth communication.
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  • NRCDV Publications
  • General Material
December 2012

Violence During Pregnancy and the Postpartum Period

Author(s): Sandra L. Martin, Jennet Arcara, McLean D. Pollock
This Applied Research paper provides research findings concerning violence against pregnant and postpartum women, discusses some of the strengths and limitations of these studies, and concludes with comments concerning the implications of this work for practice and research.
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  • General Material
October 2012

Helping Children Recover from Exposure to Trauma: Resources for Child Care Providers and Parents

This is a document provides information on helping children recover from trauma. It provides links to resources and training modules for early childhood educators.
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  • General Material
September 2012

Tips for Talking With and Helping Children and Youth Cope After a Disaster or Traumatic Event

Natural disasters such as tornados, or man-made tragedies such as bombings, can leave children feeling frightened, confused, and insecure. Whether a child has personally experienced trauma or has merely seen the event on television or heard it discussed by adults, it is important for parents and teachers to be informed and ready to help if reactions to stress begin to occur. This guide is for parents, caregivers, and teachers.
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  • NRCDV Publications
  • General Material
June 2012

Parenting Interventions for Men Who Batter

Author(s): Katreena Scott, Fernando Mederos
This Applied Research paper provides an overview of the research on the commonalities and controversies surrounding parenting interventions programs for men who batter with an emphasis on improving outcomes for women and child survivors of domestic violence.
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  • NRCDV Publications
  • General Material
June 2012

Practical Considerations for Parenting Interventions for Men who Batter

Author(s): Katreena Scott, Fernando Mederos
This Applied Research paper provides an overview of the practical considerations related to parenting interventions programs for men who batter. These include questions about program length and organization, referral routes, specific program content, and nature of collaboration between agencies.
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January 2012

It’s time… to talk about consent

This is a fact sheet that provides a scenario and discussion to promote a conversation between youth and caregivers around consent and respect.
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  • General Material
January 2012

Safe Homes, Safe Babies: Creating Futures Without Violence

This safety card for women can be distributed by perinatal health care providers to patients. The card outlines questions women may ask themselves about their relationships, birth control use and parenting, while offering supportive messages and referrals to national support services for help. Available in English and Spanish.
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January 2012

Making Empathy Books

Empathy books are great tools for helping children process big feelings and situations. In this video you will learn what they are and how to make them.