DV/IPV Sexual Assault

Spectrum of Prevention

The Spectrum of Prevention is a tool developed by the Prevention Institute to help develop strategies to prevent violence against women. It has been featured frequently as a way to mobilize communities to develop solutions to prevent sexual violence, as well as a tool for educating individuals and communities about engaging in the prevention process.

There are several ways you can learn more about the Spectrum of Prevention:

  1. Read the original article hyperlinked above OR
  2. Download the podcast from PreventionConnection OR
  3. Watch an 8:18 minute overview of the Spectrum of Prevention OR
  4. Read the publication written in conjunction with the National Sexual Violence Resource Center OR
  5. Complete the CEU program offered by IAFN

*OR check them all out. When it comes to forensic healthcare professionals participating in the prevention process, this is a tool that fits nicely with what many of us are already doing.