By Ashley Maier on August 11, 2012

Community mobilization and primary prevention

Community Mobilization and Primary Prevention is an intermediate-level course that teaches participants how to engage community members in sexual and domestic violence primary prevention efforts. It shares examples of successful community mobilization projects and walks through the steps to planning such projects.

Intended for those who have an understanding of foundational prevention concepts, this course guides learners through a lesson that includes a presentation and core community mobilization documents, offering opportunities to test one’s learning.

Access the course and related materials and opportunities at learn.preventconnect.org.

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Ashley Maier, MSW, MPA, has worked in the movement to end gendered violence for well over a decade. She began as a volunteer at a domestic violence shelter in Illinois, served as a hospital-based advocate in St. Louis, coordinated community health/family violence training programs for pediatric residents in St. Louis and San Diego, and managed Oregon’s Rape Prevention and Education (RPE) grantees and program. Ashley is a contributing author to Lantern Book’s 2013 publication, Defiant Daughters: 21 Women on Art, Activism, Animals, and The Sexual Politics of Meat and is creator of the 2015 book, Circles of Compassion: Connecting Issues of Justice.

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