Introductory Level Presentation covering topics of:

 

  • Defining domestic violence and statistics

  • Sexual Assault

  • Homicide

  • Violence in and against the LGBTQ+ community

  • Abuse and policy in Rhode Island

DV 101

Intermediate Level Presentation covering topics of:

  • Defining bystander intervention

  • Importance of bystander intervention 

  • Strategies to intervene

  • Risk reduction and prevention

  • Domestic Violence resources

Bystander Intervention

A Virtual Workshop For Men 18+

  • Session 1: Communication - How we communicate

  • Session 2: Perception - Interpreting Information

  • Session 3: Win/Win Negotiation - Constructively Resolving Conflict

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The Starting Point


Introductory Level Presentation covering topics of: 

 

  • Unhealthy and Healthy relationships

  • Types of Abuse

  • Warning signs of abuse

  • Red Flags and Red Flags for victims of abuse

  • Communicating effectively and asserting boundaries

  • How to help someone who is in an abusive situation

  • Domestic Violence Resources

  • How to take action against domestic violence in your community

Healthy Boundaries & Relationships

Senior Level Presentation covering topics of:

  • What is the Domestic Violence Court Advocacy Program

  • Glossary of basic legal terms in DV cases

  • No Contact Order vs. Restraining Order

  • Court process

  • Frequently asked questions about court cases

  • Making a safety plan

  • Statewide Resources

Law Advocacy in Domestic Violence Cases

Senior Level Presentation covering topics of:

 

  • Defining Culture

  • Important terms

  • Roots of Racism and Hate

  • Racialization in America

  • Multiculturalism

  • Intersectionality

  • How to change your community for the better 

Cultural Competence

Senior Level Presentation covering topics of:

 

  • Defining LGBTQ+ terms

  • Queer Theory

  • Queer History

  • Important LGBTQ+ figures

  • AIDS

  • Modern LGBTQ+ Issues

  • Queer Media

  • Resources

LGBTQ+ Studies 101

Intermediate/Senior Level Presentation covering topics of:
 

  • Gender as a social construct

  • Gender vs. sexuality

  • Gender in media

  • Different masculinities

  • Masculinities and race

  • Impact on boys

  • Crime

  • Suicide

  • Changing the culture

Thinking About Gender

Intermediate Level Presentation covering topics of:

  • Defining online abuse

  • Types of cyber abuse

  • Online dangers

  • Social impact of cyberbullying

  • Legal impact of cyberbullying

  • Resources

  • How to intervene and prevent cyberbullying

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Cyberspace Safety

Senior Level Presentation covering topics of:

 

  • Defining Title IX

  • Things to know about Title IX/breaking down misconceptions

  • Clery Act

  • Lindsay Ann Burke Act

  • Changes to Title IX

  • Title IX Resource

Know Your IX
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