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January 2016

The Glitter Jar

This link provides instructions on how to create and use a glitter jar to help in relaxation practices.
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  • NRCDV Publications
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December 2015

Domestic Violence and the Holidays: Beyond Resolutions, Envisioning Your Future

Author(s): Ivonne Ortiz
As we naturally reflect on the year that has passed, questions may arise about how to set and achieve life goals and envision the short- and long-term future. This Technical Assistance Guidance explores the New Year’s holiday as an opportunity for domestic violence programs to engage in positive visioning with advocates and survivors.
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June 2015

Running a Shelter

"...create environments where survivors can reclaim their autonomy, and feel secure without excessive rules and punitive systems that echo the abuser’s rules."
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January 2015

The Freechild Project: Supporting Youth Who Change the World Since 2001 Guide to Social Change Led By and With Young People

This websites includes a collection of youth-led activities for social change.
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January 2015

Helping Children and Adolescents Cope with Violence and Disasters: What Parents Can Do

Violence or natural disasters can cause trauma in young people. This booklet provides steps parents can take to help children cope with trauma after violence and disasters.
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January 2015

Virtues, Narrative & Resilience: Key Findings on the Life Paths Project on the Laws of Life Essay and Pathways to Resilience

Author(s): Sherry Hamby, John Grych , Victoria Banyard , Matthew Hagler , Wojciech Kaczkowski, Lindsey Roberts
This resource guide provides information on the Life Paths Research Project which includes the Reslience Portfolio model, measures to capture strengths.
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January 2015

Grounding Tools to Use with Kids

This interactive tool offers five grounding tools that support the ability for anyone to calm their mind and body down during a scary time. This tool can be used with an advocate, parent, or even alone.
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January 2015

Mindshift

The mobile app was designed for teens and young adults to help cope with anxiety. It provides tools to track and manage anxiety symptoms.
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  • NRCDV Publications
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November 2014

Domestic Violence and the Holidays: Promoting Wellness and Managing Stress

This Technical Assistance Guidance is intended to help domestic violence programs create the organizational support needed to better respond to the wellness needs of shelter staff during the holiday season.
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August 2014

Essentials for Childhood: Steps to Create Safe, Stable, and Nuturing Relationships

This document proposes strategies communities can consider to promote the types of relationships and environments that help children grow up to be healthy and productive citizens so that they, in turn, can build stronger and safer families and communities for their children.
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  • NRCDV Publications
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June 2014

Finding Safety and Support

This generic brochure is designed to be used or adapted by local programs, state DV/SA coalitions, educators, allied professionals, and the general public to raise awareness of helping resources for victims experiencing domestic violence.
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April 2014

Trauma and Resilience

Author(s): Jessica Feierman , Lauren Fine
This publication sets forth key risks of and opportunities for using research on trauma in youth advocacy. It focuses on legal strategies advocates can use in court, and the state and local policies needed to support these strategies.