Community-Driven Approaches to Violence Prevention: Close to Home

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This course is the second of two courses created by Susan Ghanbarpour, DrPH, MA. Susan is an independent consultant in research, evaluation, and capacity building for gender-based violence prevention.

On these eLearning courses, Susan interviews two prevention practitioners working on community-driven approaches to sexual and intimate partner violence prevention. This course focuses on conversations, themes, and key takeaways from Aimee Thompson, formerly of Close to Home.

Learning Objectives:

  • Describe the history of Close to Home with attention to their relationship-based community organizing for violence prevention
  • Identify key values of community organizing described by Aimee Thompson
  • Describe the opportunities and challenges to community-mobilizing work

Course materials:

Click on the button “TAKE THIS COURSE” to enroll, listen to the materials, and view summary documents.

Course Features

  • Lectures 6
  • Quizzes 6
  • Duration 1.5 hours
  • Skill level All levels
  • Language English
  • Students 27
  • Certificate Yes
  • Assessments Yes