NSVRC’s Evaluation Coordinator Sally Laskey talks with sexuality educator Dr. Elizabeth Schroeder about using technology and social media to teach healthy sexuality and why it's so critical for sex ed to be comprehensive and inclusive of gender identity, sexual orientation, and more. They also discuss Rights, Respect, Responsibility — the first-ever K-12 sex ed curriculum that fully meets the National Sexuality Education Standards.
NSVRC’s Evaluation Coordinator Sally Laskey talks with clinical psychologist and researcher Dr. Sabrina Liu about how community-level protective factors — conditions that may reduce the risk for sexual violence perpetration — can support youth resilience and health.
Louie, Megan, and Laura share all about NSVRC’s new online learning tool that explores how to use plain language to communicate more effectively about sexual assault, abuse, and harassment. Go behind-the-scenes to learn how and why the course was developed as well as key lessons learned from NSVRC’s messaging work.
Listen as Megan, Susan, and Mo discuss how this year's Sexual Assault Awareness Month drastically changed due to COVID-19 and the broader takeaways we can all continue to apply to our prevention and outreach work. Topics covered: why all our work should be accessible, Black Lives Matter and its connection with sexual violence prevention, the importance of vulnerability in our work, and continuing the momentum of change in outreach strategies going forward.
This episode we are joined by Dr. Victoria Banyard, Professor and Associate Director, Center on Violence Against Women and Children, Rutgers School of Social Work and Robin P. Christopherson, Executive Director, MCVP Crisis and Prevention Center to discuss what they have learned in a CDC funded research project to evaluate Green Dot Community. Learn more about Green Dot For Communities here: https://alteristic.org/services/green-dot/green-dot-communities/
Jen and Mo discuss what community-level prevention really means. Hear them grapple with the many uses of the word “community,” learn the litmus test they use to help figure out if something is really community-level prevention, and get more familiar with the ways we discuss this level of the Social Ecological Model.
Welcome to Resource on the Go, a podcast from the National Sexual Violence Resource Center, the leading nonprofit in providing information and tools to prevent and respond to sexual violence. Each episode, we will explore a topic to help spark conversation about building communities free from sexual violence. Visit nsvrc.org/podcasts for show notes and transcripts.