Special Feature: Family Violence - Training and Technical Assistance

A Healing Journey for Alaska Natives video message
Produced by the Office for Victims of Crime and the Office on Violence Against Women, this educational series of videos is designed for federal, state, local, and tribal victim service providers, criminal justice professionals, and others who work with Alaska Native victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, and human trafficking. Videos include:
  • Responding to Survivors of Violence
  • First Responders to Victims of Violence
  • Multidisciplinary Responses to Victims of Violence
  • Community Responses with Victims and Offenders
Administration for Children and Families (ACF) Family & Youth Services Bureau (FYSB)
FYSB supports the organizations and communities that work every day to put an end to youth homelessness, adolescent pregnancy and domestic violence. The vision of FYSB is a future in which all our nation's youth, individuals and families—no matter what challenges they may face—can live healthy, productive, violence-free lives.
Children's Bureau (CB): Child Welfare Information Gateway Learning Center
The CB Child Welfare Information Gateway promotes the safety, permanency, and well-being of children, youth, and families. It connects professionals and the public to information, resources, print and electronic publications, websites, databases, and online learning tools, covering topics on child welfare, child abuse and neglect, out-of-home care, adoption, and more.
Early Childhood Training and Technical Assistance System (ECTTAS) National Centers
The ECTTAS National Centers promote excellence through high-quality, practical resources and approaches. They are designed to build early childhood program capacity and promote consistent practices across communities, states, tribes, and territories. These centers bring together the knowledge and skills from Head Start, child care, and health partners across the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).
In Their Own Words: Domestic Abuse in Later Life video message
This Office for Victims of Crime two-DVD package and training guide uses the voices of older victims to facilitate a dialog among a range of professionals about the dynamics of abuse, the barriers victims have to overcome, and interventions and potential collaborations that may be effective in such cases. The trainer's guide provides background on the victims featured in the DVDs and discussion questions targeted at a variety of professional audiences.
Intimate Partner Physical Injury Risk Assessment Tool Training
This training provides Department of Defense Family Advocacy Program clinicians with an overview for conducting a thorough risk assessment and demonstrates how to use the module to evaluate the likelihood of future violence by individuals reported for domestic abuse or intimate partner violence.
National Judicial Institute on Domestic Violence (NJIDV)
A partnership among the Office on Violence Against Women, Futures Without Violence, and the National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges, NJIDV provides interactive, skills-based domestic violence workshops for judges and judicial officers.
Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP): Training and Technical Assistance
OJJDP provides national leadership, coordination, and resources to those working to prevent and respond to juvenile delinquency and victimization. A major component of these efforts is the provision of training and technical assistance resources that address the needs of juvenile justice practitioners and support state and local efforts.
Office for Victims of Crime Training and Technical Assistance Center (OVC TTAC)
The mission of OVC TTAC is to bridge the gap between knowledge, experience, and the victim assistance practice to help the still evolving victim assistance field successfully meet the challenges of an increasingly complex service delivery environment. OVC TTAC offers both on-line and on-site training and technical assistance opportunities.
Training Professionals in the Primary Prevention of Sexual and Intimate Partner Violence
This guide from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention describes how to develop, implement, and evaluate a training process, taking into account your available level of resources.

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