May 25, 2017; Philadelphia, Pa. Safe Dates Implementation Training This one-day training, hosted by Women Against Abuse, Inc., is being offered for those individuals who wish to support their schools in the implementation of the Safe Dates Curriculum. A school counselor can offer Safe Dates as part of a support group or counseling/education program or it can be used in afterschool, community youth enrichment and faith-based youth programs. Safe Dates can also be used as an intervention tool at domestic abuse or crisis centers, in juvenile diversion programs and with victim support groups.
Safe Dates is an evidence-based program for preventing dating abuse among adolescents and can be used as a dating abuse prevention tool for both male and female middle and high school students. The program would fit well within a health education, family life skills or general life skills curriculum and consists of five components.
Recorded Session Bullying and Suicide: What Educators Need to Know Presenters Dr. Sue Limber and Dr. Mary Margaret Kerr, experts in bullying and crisis prevention/response, address issues of adolescent suicide and bullying experiences. This webinar was hosted by the Center for Safe Schools with funding provided by the Pennsylvania Department of Education and the Highmark Foundation, and recorded May 26, 2011.