No matter what student group you belong to, class you teach, or what department you work for, everyone can benefit from learning about gender violence and its prevention.
We offer a range of presentations related to consent, sexual assault, relationship violence, and stalking, that vary from 30 minutes to 6 hours. Presentations are free of charge for all University of Minnesota students, faculty, and staff, and we can try to accommodate evening and weekend dates throughout the year. Presenters include staff and/or trained student Violence Prevention Educators.
If you are interested in requesting a presentation, please contact Traci Thomas-Card, Prevention Program Coordinator for The Aurora Center for Advocacy & Education/Boynton Health Service at firstname.lastname@example.org, or call 612.626.9122. Presentation requests must be made at least three weeks in advance.
Training objectives for this comprehensive 60-90 minute include:
a. Train participants on appropriate intervention strategies to use with students in crisis, particularly those who disclose sexual assault, relationship violence, or stalking as it affects them or a loved one.
b. Build comfort to broach sentitive topics with students;
c. Address anxieties that come with recieving disclosures;
d. Provide participants a crisis intervention model and resources to provide students;
e. Practice the crisis intervention model. Staff Contact: Katie Eichele
We are able to add and adjust presentation topics to your needs.