This course is for anyone who wants to understand adolescents' complex and diverse treatment needs. The course reviews what we know and don't know about this population, places it in the context of their development, and describes the key elements of effective treatment.
Higher Education Center for Alcohol, Drug Abuse, and Violence Prevention
Campus-based alcohol and other drug (AOD) and violence prevention efforts are more effective when they are guided by the latest research and tailored to local campus circumstances. Key to this process is conducting a campus-based assessment and consulting the research literature.
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.
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 web site provides a tool kit designed to help people work with men and boys to prevent gender-based violence. It provides readings, case studies, handouts, exercises, and other resources as well as community-building tools.
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.
CSAP’s Northeast Center for the Application of Prevention Technologies (CAPT)
These facilitated online courses, lasting between one and three weeks, allow practitioners to explore current research, obtain practical tools, participate in structured learning activities and share their knowledge, experiences and perspectives with one another. Courses include: Effective Strategies: Building Blocks of Prevention, Data Collection Methods: Getting Down to Basics, Social Marketing, Linking Substance Abuse and Violence Prevention to Academic Success, Involving Youth in Your Substance Abuse Prevention Program, Don't Judge a Book by Its Cover: Using Feasibility Assessment to
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