This webinar will discuss highlights and lessons learned from the NW Network's unique, strengths-based sexual assault support group, Thriving While Healing: Finding Joy, Resilience and Support in the Aftermath of Sexual Assault.
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Survivors of domestic and sexual violence (DV/SA) experience economic harms that extend far beyond the short term. Abuse creates economic instability and poverty, in turn, creates increased vulnerability to violence, and the economic harms resulting from abuse have long-term collateral consequences.
For Teen Dating Violence Awareness and Prevention Month, this webinar will highlight the work of Rights4Girls, a human rights organization focused on gender-based violence against young women and girls in the U.S.
Based on a toolkit that the Sexual Violence Justice Institute (SVJI) developed, this webinar will explain the process and framework for reviewing sexual assault case files as an evaluative measure for sexual assault response teams (SARTs).
Dr. April Zeoli from the School of Criminal Justice at Michigan State University, will discuss important findings from her recently published research exploring the relationship between different types of firearms legal prohibitions and reductions in intimate partner homicide rates.
This webinar will provide an introduction to conducting a needs assessment. It will discuss how a needs assessment can give valuable insight into enhancing current system-based responses to intimate partner violence through gathering qualitative and quantitative information about a community and justice system’s strengths, resources, and challenges.