Texas Council on Family Violence Prevention Curricula

Educators from all over the state can go onto the Texas Council on Family Violence Prevention Curricula database to inform work to end relationship violence.

Search it to find everything current for the prevention classroom–from curricula and lesson plans to videos, games, guides, and posters.

Click below to browse through the database.


Queering the Curriculum LGBTQ Inclusivity in Sexual Assault Prevention

Through PreventConnect site, Ashley Maier talks to Molly Mclay and Alex Nelson about their session at the National Association of Student Affairs Professionals (NASPA) conference.

This podcast explored the First Year Campus Acquaintance Rape Education (FYCARE) program and changes made since its inception to increase the accessibility of the program and its content to LGBT students.

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Center for Court Innovation Violence Prevention Publications

The Center for Court Innovation has created publications regarding violence prevention. A number of these articles can be used to inform research or policy for schools or individuals who want more information with respects how law works with prevention programming.

Click below to read their publications!

Beyond bystander intervention: Addressing power-based violence and rape culture on the college campus

This podcast follows the Beyond bystander intervention: Addressing power-based violence and rape culture on the college campus session at the 2013 National Sexual Assault Conference.  Vickie Sides, Director of Resources for Sexual Violence Prevention at University of Chicago and Rachel Caidor, Associate Director of the Campus Advocacy Network at University of Illinois at Chicago join the California Coalition Against Sexual Assault’s Sari Lipsett to discuss the session, moving the conversation about rape prevention models that seek to change individual behavior to models that engage intervention on rape culture more broadly on the college campus.

Social Media for the Prevention of Violence Against Women: A student’s perspective

Social media is an increasingly important tool for sexual and domestic violence prevention work – and it changes every day.  In this podcast, Rogue Community College student Courtney Rasmussen discusses her research on social media for the prevention of violence against women, providing best practices. Learn about Courtney’s research findings and her perspective as a student in the podcast below.  Click here to read the paper she references in the podcast.

Sarah DeGue discusses the recent article “A Systematic Review of Primary Prevention Strategies for Sexual Violence Perpetration”

In this podcast, DeGue highlights how this report can support prevention practitioners, including considering evidence based and promising programs and using the 9 principles of effective prevention.

A summary of key findings from this article was developed by the National Sexual Violence Resource Center.

A Campus-Community Partnership for Prevention: Evaluating Prevention Programming in North Carolina

In this podcast, PreventConnect’s newest staff member, Deena Fulton, joins Laurie Graham, Rachel Valentine, and Alexis Kralic of the Orange County Rape Crisis Center in North Carolina to discuss their prevention evaluation partnership with Deena’s public health graduate program at the University of North Carolina.  They describe the partnership and discuss what it was like working together and how they were able to reconcile differing perspectives and generate very useful products and outcomes.

Final Regulatory Implementations

On January 27, 2015, the U.S. Department of Education this morning released the final implementing regulations for th Campus SaVE Act/VAWA amendment to Clery on the Federal Register Website at the link below. They will be formally published on Monday and take effect July 1, 2015.

To read the changes and the rest of the Violence Against Women Act, click on view resource below!