Just Detention International
2013

This session review the obstacles to providing victim services in such facilities, such as the high levels of need among inmates. Expert speakers present on how to conduct hospital accompaniments, handle hotline calls, and deliver vital in-person services. The webinar also reviews the new opportunities to expand inmate services afforded by the Prison Rape Elimination Act standards, which are binding on jails nationwide.

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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.  

Prevention Connection
2007

This podcast provides a brief introduction to the Spectrum of Prevention. The Spectrum of Prevention is a tool developed by the Prevention Institute to help develop effective strategies to prevent violence against women. Also see, NSVRC's publication, Sexual Violence and the Spectrum of Prevention: Towards a Community Solution

Cicatelli Associates Inc. with the National Center for Victims of Crime and Safe Horizon, Inc. for the Office for Victims of Crime Training and Technical Assistance Center (OVC TTAC)

This online program is a basic victim advocacy training offering victim services providers and allied professionals the opportunity to acquire the basic skills and knowledge they need to better assist victims of crime. Specific information is also provided to meet the needs of target populations. Each module in VAT Online is taught using interactive methodologies, case studies, exercises and other suggested activities to enhance the user’s learning. Each module or section takes about 30–60 minutes to complete. *Registration is required.

Higher Education Center for Alcohol, Drug Abuse, and Violence Prevention
2010

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.

Office for Victims of Crime
2013

OVC provides a page of videos and resources discussing the role and impact of trauma from violence in the lives of children who have experienced victimization. These resources focus on increasing capacity to identify, respond to and treat this trauma in children.

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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.

Rosa Juel Nordentoft

An educational film on understanding the concepts of gender identity as it relates to sex, gender roles, identity, and sexual orientation.  Transgender Basics is a project of the Gender Identiy Project and Center Media.  The film lasts 20 minutes.

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.

National Network to End Domestic Violence
2014

This resource is for transitional housing programs serving survivors of domestic violence, sexual assault, dating violence, and stalking throughout the country. The online toolkit allows transitional housing programs to easily and independently access a wealth of resources and ensures that they have the information needed to enhance their important work with survivors.

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