The Stalking Resource Center provides training to multidisciplinary professionals who seek to increase their understanding of stalking and enhance their skills in working with stalking victims or offenders. Our training is victim-centered, research informed, and practice based.
About Our Trainings
Stalking Resource Center staff are available to participate in training events sponsored by practitioners on the local, state, and national level. Training topics include:
- Stalking: Prevalence, Lethality, and Impact
- Stalking and Intimate Partner Violence
- Stalking and Sexual Assault
- Using Technology to Stalk
- Stalking on Campus
- Teens and Stalking
- Analyzing Your Stalking Laws
- Investigating Stalking
- Prosecuting Stalking
- Supervising Stalking Offenders
- Threat Assessment
- Safety Planning
- Working with Stalking Victims
- Collaborative Community Responses
Training content can be developed and topics can be integrated to meet your specific training needs and can vary in length from one hour to two days. The Stalking Resource Center often partners with local and nationally recognized law enforcement officers, prosecutors, and other criminal justice professionals in providing training. The Stalking Resource Center is committed to providing training to meet the individualized needs of communities working to enhance their response to stalking.
To read more about the specific topics, please see our Training Descriptions.
Request a Training
To request training, please complete (to the best of your ability) our Training Request Form:
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2016 National Stalking Awareness Month
Nationwide - January 1-31, 2016
2016 Stalking Awareness Month Twitter Chat
Online - January 19, 2016 2 p.m. ET
Join the Stalking Resource Center for a Twitter Chat in honor of National Stalking Awareness Month 2016! The chat will focus on the intersectionality of stalking with other crimes, as well as how it affects marginalized populations. Follow the #NSAM2016 hashtag to participate!
Recognizing and Responding to Stalking
Online - January 21, 2016 12:00 p.m. ET
In honor of National Stalking Awareness Month, this JWI National Alliance to End Domestic Violence webinar focuses on recognizing and responding to stalking as a distinct crime as well as a co-occurring victimization.
Ohio Domestic Violence Coalition Webinar on Stalking
Online - January 26, 2016 10:30 a.m. ET
A 2011 national study found that 1 in 7 women and 1 in 18 men have been a victim of stalking in their lifetime. Despite the prevalence of stalking, this is a crime that is often minimized and overlooked during safety planning with domestic violence survivors. During this webinar we will be discussing the prevalence of stalking in domestic violence cases, appropriate safety planning for survivors being stalked, and legal remedies for stalking crimes. Join us as we take a look at how stalking impacts the lives of domestic violence survivors.
Stalking in Later Life Webinar
Online - January 27, 2016 1 p.m. ET
A 2011 national study found that 1 in 18 men and more than 1 in 7 women will be stalked in their lifetime. While stalking occurs across the lifespan, research indicates that approximately 10% of stalking victims are ages 50 – 64 and 4% are age 65 or older. Most stalking victims know their offenders. For older stalking victims, the offender may be a current or former intimate partner, a relative, or an acquaintance, such as a current or former care giver. Victims of stalking in later life face unique challenges, including lack of dedicated services for stalking victims and lack of recognition of stalking among providers of services to older adults. This webinar will provide an understanding of the dynamics of stalking, explore the challenges faced by victims of stalking in later life, and provide professionals with considerations for working with older stalking victims.
Want to learn more about stalking? Interested in previewing our trainings? Select presentations are available in our Webinar Archive.