Evaluating Sexual Violence Prevention Programs: Steps and Strategies for Preventionists
The National Sexual Violence Resource Center just released a new online course, Evaluation Sexual Violence Prevention Programs: Steps and Strategies for Preventionists. The course covers the basic steps of evaluating the impact of sexual violence prevention programs. Information from the course comes from the Technical Assistance Guide and Resource Kit for Primary Prevention and Evaluation.
Evaluation is an essential piece of all prevention work. This course will help increase practitioners’ understanding of evaluation and demonstrates examples of how to use evaluation strategies.
For more information about evaluation, take our eLearning course on measuring impact, visit the PreventConnect wiki page, and explore past webconferences and resources on preventconnect.org.
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.