Building an Alberta Framework for Primary Prevention of Domestic and Sexual Violence

This project will develop a primary prevention policy framework for domestic and sexual violence in Alberta. The ultimate goal is to ensure the framework is adopted by the Government of Alberta and put into action by a broad range of women’s shelters, …

Integrating Traumatic Brain Injury Awareness into Support for Survivors of Intimate Partner Violence

The goal of this project is to improve the health outcomes of survivors of intimate partner violence who have suffered a traumatic brain injury by ensuring that these women are identified and can be directed to the supports and services they need to re …

Domestic Violence Primary Prevention Policy and Legislation Framework

The purpose of this project was to draw attention to the possibility of domestic violence prevention. The Faculty of Social Work at the University of Calgary aimed to create a comprehensive policy and legislative framework for consideration by the Albe …

Research to Policy to Practice: Preventing Domestic Violence

Building on earlier research, this project aims to communicate findings about preventing domestic violence to Alberta’s policy makers. Other jurisdictions have applied strategies like imposing mandatory school curriculum promoting healthy relationship …