Jennifer Grove of the National Sexual Violence Resource Center interviews Kimberly Lonsway, Research Director for the non-profit organization End Violence Against Women International. Lonsway earned her PhD in the department of psychology at the University of Illionis-Urbana Champaign. She is the lead author on the VAWnet Applied Research paper: Rape Prevention and Risk Reduction: Review of the Research Literature for Practitioners.
Primary prevention educator Amy Loftus discusses a program developed to prevent the perpetration of sexual violence. Her nine-session program is presented in local high schools. She also discusses tips and challenges to educating on the prevention of sexual violence in high schools. The slides for this presentation and some other resources are available for download.
This television broadcast discusses the sexual exploitation of children in a two part series. The first segment addresses federal efforts to deal with child sexual exploitation; the second segment interviews community supervision officers on efforts to manage and supervise offenders charged with sex crimes.
Jackson Katz, anti-sexist male activist, talks about the need for more men to become involved in the work to end violence against women. (93 minutes)
Webinar recording of a presentation discussing research presented by Dr. Felton Earls on the concept of engaging youth in efforts to end violence. Viewing children and adolescents as competent partners in understanding, preventing, and overcoming violence.
Produced by the Center on the Developing Child at Harvard University, the 7-minute video summarizes findings from the report, “The Foundations of Lifelong Health Are Built in Early Childhood." The report proposes a new framework for improving lifelong physical and mental health promotion and disease prevention by reducing hardships (or stressors) experienced by young children. (CDC)