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Growing Resiliency: Meeting the Needs of Children Surviving Incest

  • National Sexual Violence Resource Center
  • 2013
  • This recorded webinar discusses the challenging dynamics of supporting a child's resiliency after experiencing sexual violence by a family member. It reviews ways that anti-sexual violence advocates and allied professionals  to the unique needs of children and families while nurturing resiliency. Log in is required.

    Child Sexual Abuse, Child Development and Advocacy: Younger Children

  • Washington Coalition of Sexual Assault Programs
  • 2010
  • The goal of this training is to increase understanding of child development and child sexual abuse issues. Lucy Berliner provides information on child development specific to youth ages 3 - 12, discussing how a deeper understanding of developmental stages will aid in providing quality advocacy services.

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    Child Sexual Abuse, Child Development and Advocacy: Adolescents

  • Washington Coalition of Sexual Assault Programs
  • 2010
  • The goal of this training is to increase understanding of child development and child sexual abuse issues.  Lucy Berliner offers information on child development specific to youth ages 13-18, discussing how a deeper understanding of developmental stages will aid in providing quality advocacy services.

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    Evidence for Violence Prevention Across the Lifespan and Around the World-A Workshop

  • Institute of Medicine
  • 2013
  • The Institute of Medicine (IOM) provides video recordings from a 2-day workshop to explore the evidentiary basis for violence prevention across the lifespan and around the world. The public workshop was organized and conducted by an ad hoc committee to examine needs, common approaches, and effective interventions.

    The Right Response: Addressing Sexual Abuse in Large, Urban Jails

  • 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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    It Can Happen Anywhere: Responding to Sexual Abuse in Small, Rural Jails

  • Just Detention International
  • 2013
  • The session reviews the obstacles to providing victim services in such facilities, chief among them a lack of resources and trained crisis counselors. Expert speakers give advice on best practices to delivering vital services in isolated settings, covering hospital accompaniments, confidential reporting, and hotline calls. 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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    Evaluating Sexual Violence Prevention Programs: Steps and Strategies for Preventionists
  • National Sexual Violence Resource Center
  • Ali Mailen Perrotto Wed, 01/16/2013 - 09:51
  • 2012
  • This interactive online course walks the user through the basic steps of evaluating the impact of sexual violence prevention programs.  Users will learn the key issues to consider at each of the following steps:

    Step 1: Clarifying Goals and Objectives

    Step 2: Planning Evaluation Design

    Step 3: Choosing Measurement Tools

    Step 4: Collecting Data

    A New Approach: Providing Services to Survivors of Sexual Abuse in Prison

  • Just Detention International
  • 2012
  • This JDI webinar offers information for community service providers on responding effectively to sexual assault in prison. The presenters emphasize the practical skills needed both to develop services for prisoner rape survivors and to build lasting partnerships between rape crisis organizations and corrections agencies.

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