This course helps people working with children understand what are the expected behaviors related to sex and sexuality in young children and how to distinguish them from behaviors that are of concern and require some intervention.
This introductory online course covers how best to identify and intervene with youth who exhibit sexually abusive behaviors—to prevent them from hurting any other victims. It provides an overview of how sexual-abuse-specific assessment, case management and treatment can help give a teenager the opportunity to live an abuse-free life.
(10 min) In this interview, Dr. Diane Hall, a behavioral scientist with the National Center for Injury Prevention and Control at the CDC, talks about the goal of Dating Matters interactive online training tool can provide educators with knowledge and resources to implement prevention measures in their schools.
This online course describes best practices in the clinical care of people who have been raped in emergency situations. The course includes general information which may need to be adapted to take into account applicable national policies and practices, and availability of materials, equipment, and drugs.
The Research Program on Family, Marriage, and Democracy of the Witherspoon Institute
This online resource provides video and text transcripts from leading experts that assembled to discuss the social costs of pornography. It presents a variety of different viewpoints and recommendations.
This 11-chapter manual offers trainers an array of participatory experiential exercises to reach men (and their partners), exploring gender socialization and its impact on HIV prevention and care. Piloted in Ethiopia, Namibia, South Africa and Tanzania, the manual is designed to assist trainers in developing curricula to work with men and boys on gender, HIV and AIDS issues. Chapter topics include: Gender and Power, Sexuality, Men and Health, Substance Use, Healthy Relationships, STI and HIV prevention, Living with HIV, Fatherhood, Violence and Making Change-Taking Action.
This basic course is for parents, grandparents, foster and adoptive parents, community volunteers and even survivors who are interested in learning more about preventing and reducing the negative impact of child sexual abuse.
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