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January 2021

Domestic Violence Survivors Toolkit

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Islamic teachings from the Quran and Hadith provide a model for healthy relationships in which the objective is a tranquil environment for all family members. This toolkit from Peaceful Families hopes to provide resources and services that may be useful for survivors in this journey.
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  • Training Tools
January 2021

Responding to the Needs of Muslim Survivors

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This webinar, presented by Dr. Denise Berte of Peaceful Families Project, explores what advocates need to know about Muslim traditions and American Muslims to better support Muslim victims.
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January 2021

The Importance of Faith in the Lives of Faith-Affiliated Survivors of Abuse

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The first in Safe Havens Supporting Victims and Survivors of Faith: A Webinar Series for Advocates series, this webinar addresses the importance of faith for some victims and ways that faith can be both a barrier and a resource.
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October 2020

Enhancing Faith-Based Responses in Abusive Partner Intervention

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In this podcast episode from the Center for Court Innovation, presenters discuss the importance of engaging and partnering with faith leaders in the community response against domestic violence, highlighting several faith leaders who have used their platform to engage with people who use violence as well as a new toolkit on the topic.
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  • NRCDV Publications
  • Training Tools
September 2020

WEBINAR: Honoring Survivors’ Spiritual Needs: Supporting Jewish, Catholic, and Muslim Survivors of Domestic Violence

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For many survivors, spirituality and religious beliefs are an integral part of their healing journey. As advocates, we must recognize the importance of this influence and should learn ways to provide the support they need while respecting survivors’ faith traditions. This webinar will help advocates adopt a faith-sensitive lens and will offer best practices for supporting families who are guided by their faith.
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September 2020

Faithful Allies: Working with Christian Leaders

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This tipsheet 1-pager, developed by Korean American Family Services (KFAM) describes some suggested practices for working with faith leaders on DV/SV response and prevention.
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  • NRCDV Publications
September 2020

Universal Prayer: A Moment of Silence

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The Domestic Violence Awareness Project's Universal Prayer offers a message of healing and hope during Domestic Violence Awareness Month and beyond.
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  • NRCDV Publications
  • Training Tools
September 2020

TA Bundle: Religion and Domestic Violence: Addressing the Connections

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The Technical Assistance (TA) Bundle is a resource from NRCDV that packages innovative TA Questions and complementary resources by theme, offering stories, resources, and promising practices for promoting advocates' and survivors' empowerment, healing, and wellness.
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  • Training Tools
August 2020

10 Out of 10 Webinar Series: How Seminaries Can Prepare Future Pastors to Prevent and Respond to Sexual and Domestic Violence

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Ninety percent of protestant pastors report encountering sexual or domestic violence in their congregations, but only 50% believe they are prepared to respond to it. If 9 out of 10 pastors will encounter domestic or sexual violence situations at work, then 10 out of 10 pastors must receive training on how to respond. This webinar series offers guidance for integrating domestic and sexual violence training into seminaries.
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  • Training Tools
July 2020

Faith Matters: Supporting Jewish, Christian, and Muslim Survivors of Domestic Violence

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This workshop from the Battered Women's Justice Project will help advocates adopt a faith-sensitive lens and best practices for supporting families who are guided by their faith.
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  • General Material
  • NRCDV Publications
  • Training Tools
June 2020

WEBINAR: Resilience, Trauma & Hope: A Healing Response: Webinar II of the Self-Care & Healing During COVID-19 Webinar Series

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Pat II of the Self-Care & Healing During COVID-19 webinar series will focus on the impact of trauma and will explore how to center hope, healing, and resilience for ourselves and our community. The presenters will introduce a holistic healing approach involving culture, spirituality, civic action and collective healing.
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June 2020

Touched by Trauma: Your Lord Has Not Left You Alone

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What is trauma and how can it impact our faith? This infographic is the first in a series on the impact of trauma.