From Research to Practice: Designing Community Specific Prevention Programs
During the 2010 National Sexual Assault Conference, which took place in Hollywood Sept. 1-3, 2010there were more than 80 workshops. The largest track was the Prevention Track sponsored by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Workshop Title: From Research to Practice: Designing Community Specific Prevention Programs
- Laura Fidler, New York City Alliance Against Sexual Assault
Description: This workshop will discuss the participatory approach used to develop community-specific primary prevention programs as part of Project Envision, a multi-year community mobilization pilot in New York City. Participants will learn how three community coalitions designed programs that reflect needs assessment findings, are rooted in the principles of primary prevention, and that promote sustainable changes to the social norms which contribute to sexual violence.
- Slides [PDF]
- Laura Fidler’s blog about the conference including collective vision for the work
- Listen to the PreventConnect Interview about Project Envision
To view a complete list of workshops, speakers and information related to the 2010 National Sexual Assault Conference, click here.