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February 2016

The Blueprint for Campus Police: Responding to Sexual Assault

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The purpose of the Blueprint for Campus Police: Responding to Sexual Assault is to fill gaps in current research and identify best practices in campus police response to sexual assault. This resource is intended to serve as a guide or toolkit for police at all levels (chief executives, investigation, and patrol) in response to sexual assault crimes with the implementation of victim-centered and trauma-informed approaches.
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January 2016

Abuse in Later Life: Overview and Practical Strategies for Supporting Older Victims

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This publication from the National Clearinghouse on Abuse in Later Life provides an overview of abuse in later life and abuse dynamics, as well as practical strategies for professionals working with older survivors of abuse.
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January 2016

Incorporate LGBT history, themes, and people into your curriculum

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This report provides information on the experiences of LGBT students of color in school in the United States. The authors provide information on these experiences with the intention of ensuring that schools provide safe learning environments.
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January 2016

Harnessing the Learning Community Model to Integrate Trauma-Informed Care Principles in Service Organizations

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This report presents findings from the Learning Community Model for Implementation to develop a promising methodology to help service organizations adopt and sustain the practices and principles of trauma-informed care.
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  • Training Tools
January 2016

Respect! Empathy! Action!

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This website provide resources for teachers to help students develop skills to improve school climate, build leadership, and encourage ally behaviors.
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  • Training Tools
December 2015

Investigating Sexual Assault Against People with Disabilities

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This training bulletin series by End Violence Against Women International is developed from the law enforcement perspective to improve the investigation and prosecution of sexual assaults perpetrated against people with disabilities. This information is designed to be helpful for any professional whose work intersects with the criminal justice system, to ensure that people with disabilities who are victimized have equal access to information, programs, and services – and that they are treated with fairness, compassion, and respect.
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December 2015

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

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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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  • NRCDV Publications
  • Training Tools
October 2015

WEBINAR: Allies in the Struggle: Intersectional work as a trauma-informed response and prevention

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This webinar was designed for aspiring white allies interested in deepening their understanding of the connections between racial justice work and domestic and sexual violence intervention and prevention work.
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  • General Material
  • Training Tools
October 2015

Best Practices and Help Seeking Obstacles: Advocacy and Law Enforcement

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This webinar presents findings from a national study of domestic violence and provides information on the incident reporting, police and advocate responses in various contexts. The presenter reviews best practices for arrest, victim/perpetrator separation and safety planning.
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  • General Material
September 2015

Promising Practices and Model Programs: Trauma-Informed Approaches to Working with Survivors of Domestic and Sexual Violence and Other Trauma

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This report compiles comprehensive information about how programs are currently conceptualizing trauma-informed and trauma-specific work and how this translates into enhanced or improved services for survivors of domestic and sexual violence.
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  • General Material
  • NRCDV Publications
  • Training Tools
July 2015

WEBINAR: Expanding Safety and Support Services For Survivors of Domestic Violence and Their Pets

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This webinar reviewed 1) ways to provide safe shelter to survivors and their pets, 2) details regarding National SAF-T day, 3) new legislation that protects victims and pets from further abuse, and 4) an overview of the Safe Havens Mapping Project.
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  • NRCDV Publications
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June 2015

WEBINAR: Trauma-Informed Birth Support for Survivors of Abuse

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This webinar provides information on the impact of trauma in pregnancy and childbirth and outlines how a partnership between advocates and birth workers in the community may be of benefit to pregnant survivors of domestic or sexual violence. Together, victim advocacy and doula skills can set in motion a new beginning for healthier relationships between survivors of abuse and their newborns.