michael munson and Loree Cook-Daniels of Forge Forward
2010

This webinar offers strategies for service providers to expand their comptency in serving transgender youth.  The presenters provide an overview of the prevalence of violence in the transgender community, the increased risks for this population, and universal solutions to challenges in serving transgender individuals.

Moderator: Carrie Mulford, Ph.D., Social Science Analyst, National Institute of Justice
2010

This expert chat webinar features a panel discussion on prevention and intervention research addressing adolescent relationship abuse.  Panelists discuss programs and practices currently in place to address abusive, coercive, and manipulative behaviors prevalent in teen dating relationships. **Registration is required.**

Metropolitan Action Committee on Violence Against Women and Children (METRAC)

RePlay: Finding Zoe is an online video game that seeks to promote healthy relationships and challenge the acceptance of violence and unhealthy relationships in young people’s lives. The game centers on a group of kids searching for their friend Zoe, who is believed to be in an abusive relationship.(available in English & French)

NEARI Training Center
2010

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.

NEARI Training Center
2010

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.

Prevention Connection
2009

(19 min) This is an interview with Dr. Donna S. Martsolf and Dr. Claire Burke Draucker of the College of Nursing at Kent State University, and Terri Heckman, Director of the Battered Women's Shelter of Summit and Medino Counties. They talk about their use of an innovative, qualitative research design to develop a theoretical framework that describes, explains, and predicts how dating violence unfolds during adolescence. They share their insights into teen dating violence that have come from their work, and some of the implications of this research for prevention.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
2010

This 60-minute, interactive training is designed to help educators, youth-serving organizations, and others working with teens to understand the risk factors and warning signs associated with teen dating violence. It takes place in a virtual school setting, complete with navigation through school hallways and classrooms. A teacher’s whiteboard will present information in a user-friendly way and provide navigation, help, and interactive resources for use throughout the course.

Prevention Connection
2010

(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.
 

Family Violence Prevention Fund
2003

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.

TEACH-VIP (Training, Educating, and Advancing Collaboration in Health on Violence and Injury Prevention)
2010

TEACH-VIP E-Learning is an online self-paced curriculum on violence and injury prevention. It addresses a broad range of issues pertinent to understanding and preventing injuries, violence, and suicide, including extensive content on using data to understanding injury problems and creating programs to address these problems. Participants can choose from 20 lessons to create an experience appropriate to their needs and schedule.

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