Updates


At the moment, there is no current recruitment.



RESOLVE Network Newsletter Winter 2020

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The Multi-Faces of IPV Across the Prairie Provinces: Men as Victims

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Why aren’t we using emotionally focused family therapy to help families impacted by situational couple violence?

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Intimate Partner Violence and Men as Victims

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Lana Whiskeyjack featured Cree Artwork: An Exploration of 13 Moons Calendar

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Highlighting a Tertiary Family Violence Prevention Program – Men’s Counselling Service of the Calgary Women’s Emergency Shelter

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Experiences of Albertan Families with Young Children during the COVID-19 Pandemic

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Ending Violence Association of Canada and Anova Launch Report on Findings from National Survey Graphic

Ending Violence Association of Canada and Anova Launch Report on Findings from National Survey

Pandemic meets Pandemic: Understanding the Impacts of COVID-19 on Gender-Based Violence Services and Survivors in Canada

Featured events


Online Conference

Preventing domestic homicide: From research and lived experiences to practice.

Event Dates and Time: May 11- 14, 2021 – 1:00 – 5:00 p.m. EST daily

Registration: Now open! Please see here.

An online conference focusing on the learnings from the Canadian Domestic Homicide Prevention Initiative with Vulnerable Populations - a research project funded by the Social Sciences Humanities Research Council of Canada. 

This conference features lessons learned from a 6-year national research project on domestic homicides with a focus on Indigenous, Immigrant and refugee; Rural, remote and northern populations; and Children exposed to domestic violence.  Presenters include project researchers and community partners.

Topics:

  • Tuesday, May 11, 2021
    • Making sense of domestic homicide data
  • Wednesday, May 12, 2021
    • Barriers and Promising Practices in risk assessment, safety planning and risk management: Learning from front-line service providers
  • Thursday, May 13, 2021
    • Learning from Missed Opportunities to Prevent Homicides: Listening to the voices of survivors and victims
  • Friday, May 14, 2021
    • Translating knowledge into practice – Selection of workshops (additional choices to be confirmed) 

Articles

Current articles in the media related to RESOLVE's work and research.

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New collaboration helps women escape domestic violence

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About: Social work researcher Lana Wells leads 'game-changing' Alberta project bringing together 300 community agencies and leading-edge big data company

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Click here to read about Shift's Response to COVID-19.

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Social work researcher to help create national plan...

Full article title: Social work researcher to help create national plan to stop violence against women

Date: December 2nd, 2020

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Learn more about Dr. Lana Wells

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Calgary Urban Project Society: "Contributing to Research"

Full article title: Contributing to Research

(September 29th, 2020)

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CUPS Calgary

Sandra Davidson and Nicole Letourneau

Two UCalgary Nursing faculty announced as Fellows in...

Full Article Title: Two UCalgary Nursing faculty announced as Fellows in American Academy of Nursing 

(August 12th, 2020)

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How Twitch viewers helped police narrow down the location...

Full Article Title: How Twitch viewers helped police narrow down location of possible child abuser in just hours

(January 17th, 2020)

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Past Articles

Click here to view a list of all the articles in the media related to RESOLVE's work and research.

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The Road (2020)

“The Road” was written by young urban Indigenous girls (Stardale Women’s Group) and is a tribute to the interpretation of MMIW and how the public views Indigenous women.

It received an award for Best Short Film from the Montreal Independent Film Festival and can be viewed at www.theroadfilm.ca. It is about 14 mins in length.

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The Outside Circle

The Outside Circle
A Graphic Novel

Patti LaBoucane-Benson
Art by Kelly Mellings

Winner, CODE’s 2016 Burt Award for First Nation, Inuit and Métis Literature

In this important graphic novel, two Aboriginal brothers surrounded by poverty, drug abuse, and gang violence, try to overcome centuries of historic trauma in very different ways to bring about positive change in their lives.

Read more about the book here