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January 2018

Toward Community Health and Justice: Themes and Summaries from the 2017 PreventConnect Web Conference Series

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Representing directions for the field of sexual and domestic violence prevention, this report summarizes the 2017 PreventConnect web conference series that focused on community-level prevention strategies, partnering with other sectors and movements, and how sexual and domestic violence relate to health equity and multiple forms of violence.
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July 2017

A Health Equity and Multisector Approach to Preventing Domestic Violence

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A multisector health equity approach addresses the underlying contributors to DV and inequities in DV (harmful norms, weak community responses, housing insecurity, economic insecurity, and others) and promotes community environments that support safe and equitable relationships and communities. This publication offers research, analysis, and frameworks to understand factors within communities that support safe relationships and reduction of domestic violence.
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August 2016

THRIVE: A Framework for Understanding the Community Determinants of Intimate Partner Violence

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On this PreventIPV webinar, presenters explored how THRIVE can be used as a practical framework and tool to support local IPV prevention efforts in diverse community contexts.
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Building Healthy Places with People and for People: Community Engagement for Healthy and Sustainable Communities

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Learning objectives include: Define community engagement and understand the various ways it can happen Describe why community engagement is important to creating healthier built environments Understand how to facilitate successful community engagement to build healthy communities
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July 2011

Collaboration Multiplier

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Collaboration Multiplier is an interactive framework and tool for analyzing collaborative efforts across fields.
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August 2009

Moving From Them to Us: Challenges in Reframing Violence Among Youth

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This paper explores how youth and violence have been framed in the media, how the issue of race complicates depictions of youth and violence, and how public attitudes about government can inhibit public support for strategies to effectively prevent violence. Commissioned by UNITY/Prevention Institute and written by the Berkeley Media Studies Group, this paper makes recommendations for the next steps in reframing violence among youth.
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May 2009

Transforming Communities to Prevent Child Sexual Abuse and Exploitation: A Primary Prevention Approach

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The following pages lay out a primary prevention approach with a special focus on effecting change by influencing policies and altering organizational practices.We begin with a short discussion of emerging environmental challenges followed by an examination of specific norms that contribute to child sexual abuse and exploitation.
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January 2009

Reducing Inequities in Health and Safety through Prevention

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This memo offers a suggested strategy for developing a comprehensive, prevention-oriented approach to health equity, starting with the highest levels of the federal government and continuing to states and communities.
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January 2007

Poised for Prevention: Advancing Promising Approaches to Primary Prevention of Intimate Partner Violence

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This document serves to build momentum for a national primary prevention strategy to prevent intimate partner violence.
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June 2006

Creating Safe Environments: Violence Prevention Strategies and Programs

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"This report provides an overview of promising violence prevention initiatives across the nation, with special focus on the primary prevention of violence affecting youth and adult intimate partner violence. Specific attention is given to initiatives directed at particularly vulnerable populations, including racial/ethnic groups, immigrants, low-income populations, girls and women, and others.
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September 2003

Collaboration Math: Enhancing the Effectiveness of Multidisciplinary Collaboration

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This paper describes Collaboration Math, "a tool developed to help individuals and groups representing different disciplines, organizations or constituencies work together effectively."
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January 2003

Collaborative Leadership Assessment Scale

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This is a self-assessment scale that can help individuals rate the quality of their leadership. It is designed to assess leadership skills in terms of growth and progress and helps individuals prioritize areas that they would work on to strengthen their leadership.