Our introductory session includes an overview of the systemic causes of interpersonal violence as well as the main strategies used in prevention work. Participants will discuss intersectionality and the societal dynamics behind interpersonal violence.
An Interpersonal Violence Prevention Workshop Series
Expect Respect is a 6-hour interpersonal violence prevention workshop series created by St. Olaf students and staff and aimed at preventing interpersonal violence at the community level. The peer-facilitated series will explore the intersectional nature of sex, culture, and violence to provide participants with the realistic tools necessary to create and foster a safe environment. Throughout the workshop, videos, role-plays, and other interactive exercises are utilized to help participants apply the concepts in the curriculum to their own lives.
Gain an understanding on the systemic causes of interpersonal violence.
Reflect on individual personal and cultural experiences impacting human to human interactions.
Develop communication skills related to sexual autonomy.
Learn tools and resources for preventing interpersonal violence.