Bystander intervention as a promising practice
This presentation will highlight evidence based programs available to combat sexual assault. It will also explore the Green Dot etc curriculum which is informed by concepts and lessons learned from bodies of research and theory across disciplines including: violence against women, diffusion of innovation, public health, social networking, psychology, communications, bystander dynamics, perpetration and marketing/advertising.
Learning Areas:Planning of health education strategies, interventions, and programs
Discuss evidence-based and promising practices in campus violence prevention as well as elements of effective prevention strategies.
Keyword(s): Sexual Assault, College Students
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: Jessy Lyons is Associate Director of Green Dot, etc., Inc. Jessy holds a Master of Arts in Gender Studies from the University
of Louisville. She specializes in training, curriculum development, and bridging theory to practice in violence prevention
strategies. Prior to joining the Green Dot, etc. team, she worked at the community level developing prevention strategy,
training professionals, and consulting with community organizations toward measurable reductions in partner, sexual, and
Any relevant financial relationships? No
I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.