With millions of young people participating in sport every year,
Speakers Alan Heisterkamp of the University of Northern Iowa, Valencia Peterson of Open Door Abuse Awareness & Prevention, and Ward Urion of LifeWire will share how they have been able to develop partnerships with school programs, coaches, and athletes to help implement prevention strategies in athletics.
Sport can be part of the solution to ending sexual and domestic violence. Join us February 13,
By the end of the presentation, participants will be able to:
1. Identify key elements of how secondary and youth athletic programs can instill personal responsibility, promote respectful behavior, in working to prevent sexual violence and relationship abuse.
2. Describe the values of partnerships between sexual and domestic violence prevention experts and high school sport programs and coaches.
3. Identify challenges and solutions to working with and within athletic programs and administrators on sexual and domestic violence prevention.