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July 2014

Mind Over Media: Developing healthy relationships

This fact sheet examines the extent and effect of media exposure on infants, toddlers, and preschoolers, particularly in the form of television and computer games.
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  • General Material
January 2014

Images, Consent, & Abuse

Billions of images are captured, uploaded online, and distributed electronically every day. This handout discusses safety, privacy, and legal issues around the intersection of abuse and assault, consent, and privacy.
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January 2014

Take a Break

This mobile app provides scripts for guided meditation.
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  • General Material
July 2013

Privacy & Safety on Facebook: A Guide for Survivors of Abuse

This guide addresses privacy on Facebook, as well as safety tips and options for when someone is misusing the site to harass, monitor, threaten, or stalk. It refers back to Facebook's Help Center for more detailed information on settings and features.
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  • General Material
April 2013

#FemFuture: Online Revolution

Author(s): Courtney E. Martin, Vanessa Valenti
In this report, the authors build on a 2012 convening where 21 writers, activists, and educators who work in the online feminist landscape came together to discuss their needs, desires, and hopes for the online feminist future.
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  • Training Tools
  • General Material
January 2013

Send Me a Pic, Babe: How Everyone on the Web Gets to See You In Your Bra & Panties

Author(s): Circle: Creating Safer Communities Ending Violence Against Women Together
This PPT presentation offers a simple way to introduce the implications of sexting for teens in dating relationships to a general audience. While it describes legal provisions in Vermont, the content can be adapted for use elsewhere.
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  • General Material
January 2013

Technology, Teen Dating Violence and Abuse, and Bullying

Author(s): Janine M. Zweig, Meredith Dank, Pamela Lachman, Jennifer Yahner
This study examines the role of youth technology use in teen dating violence and abuse and bullying and expand knowledge about the types of violence and abuse experiences youth have, the extent of victimization and perpetration via technology and new media, and how the experience of such cyber abuse within teen dating relationships or through bullying relates to other life factors.
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  • General Material
January 2013

Breathe2Relax

This mobile app provides exercises to help uses manage stress.
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  • General Material
January 2013

Who's Spying on Your Computer? Spyware, Surveillance, and Safety for Survivors

Do you want to know what spyware is, how it works, how it can end up secretly monitoring your computer? This handout answers those questions, discusses risks, and provides safety tips for survivors of abuse, for organizations that assist victims, and for parents.
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  • General Material
September 2012

Hang Up on Harassment: Dealing with Cellular Phone Abuse

With cell phones fast becoming the primary way of communicating, harassing phone calls can be especially distressing and disruptive. This page outlines steps to take if you receive harassing calls, text messages, or spam.
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  • General Material
August 2012

In Virtual Play, Sex Harassment Is All Too Real

Author(s): Amy O'Leary
The article reports, Sexism, racism, homophobia and general name-calling are longstanding facts of life in certain corners of online video games. But the Cross Assault episode was the first of a series this year that have exposed the severity of the harassment that many women experience in virtual gaming communities.
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  • General Material
May 2012

Lack of Online Privacy Rights Is Very Troubling

In this podcast, ABA Journal web producer Lee Rawles talks with Lori Andrews, author of I Know Who You Are and I Saw What You Did: Social Networks and the Death of Privacy about the lack of online privacy rights and the need for a social media constitution.