This presentation explores how childhood experiences of trauma — with a specific focus on domestic violence exposure — shape our lives from an asset-based perspective, and reviews key considerations and best practices for crafting trauma-informed responses as strategies to bolster resilience capacity across the lifespan.

Promising local, state, and national practice models and resources will be highlighted.

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While trauma is part of the human experience, resilience is an innate human capacity.

It’s the most important super power you didn’t realize you’ve always had.

The definition of technical assistance, also commonly referred to as “TA,” is described as the provision of information, resources, referrals, and/or materials on domestic violence prevention, intervention, education and awareness, or any other interrelated topic in response to requests from advocates, victims, researchers, educators, students, or from any broad range of constituents.

This NRCDV Technical Assistance Request and Response Path Infographic depicts how requests for TA move through the NRCDV teams, are responded to and ultimately generate a more comprehensive provision of assistance, resources, training and support to the broader domestic violence victim advocacy field.

This webinar will examine the domestic violence prevention work of the youth community action team in Dade City, Florida, the Florida Coalition Against Domestic Violence (FCADV) statewide youth summit, and FCADV statewide youth leadership programs.

FCADV will provide examples of how prevention programs can increase youth leadership and engagement.The Idaho Coalition Against Sexual & Domestic Violence integrates a social change approach to interrupt the root causes of gender violence fueled by multiple systemic oppressions.The Our Gender Revolution youth framework explores concepts of gender, inequality, and a vision of the world to end oppression and violence and engages young people as social change agents.The presenter will make the case that by shifting away from a deficit model and embracing lessons learned from resilience research, we can more effectively pave the pathway to prevention where individuals, families, and communities can thrive.The presenter will make the case that by shifting away from a deficit model and embracing lessons learned from resilience research, we can more effectively pave the pathway to prevention where individuals, families, and communities can thrive Since accepting its first call in 1994, the NRCDV has responded to well over 51,000 requests for technical assistance (TA) on a broad range of topics.The National Coalition Against Domestic Violence (NCADV) is the voice of victims and survivors.