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Sexual Misconduct: Resources for Universities & Churches

This research guide provides resources on sexual misconduct with a focus on behavior perpetrated by faculty and clergy. Some resources are available through PLNU's Ryan Library and require a username and password from a current student, s

Resources for Universities and Churches to Address and Avoid Sexual Misconduct

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2016). Sexual Violence on Campus: Strategies for Prevention. Retrieved from https://www.cdc.gov/violenceprevention/pdf/campussvprevention.pdf

 

Continued culture of silence and protection in American evangelicalism. (2013). GRACE, Godly Response to Abuse in the Christian Environment. Retrieved from http://www.netgrace.org/resources/2015/4/9/where-are-the-voices-the-continued-culture-of-silence-and-protection-in-american-evangelicalism

 

Equal Rights Advocates. (2014). Sexual Harassment in the Workplace: Toolkit. Retrieved from

https://www.equalrights.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/11/ERA-Gender-Justice-Toolkit-Addressing-Sexual-Harassment.pdf

 

Faith Trust Institute. (n.d.) Retrieved from http://www.faithtrustinstitute.org

  • FaithTrust Institute is a national, multifaith, multicultural training and education organization with global reach working to end sexual and domestic violence.

 

It’s on Us. (n.d.). Retrieved from http://www.itsonus.org/

Center for Changing Our Campus Culture. (2016). Retrieved from http://changingourcampus.org

  • "This comprehensive online clearinghouse provides important resources for colleges and universities on sexual assault, domestic violence, dating violence, and stalking.”

 

National Sexual Violence Resource Center. (2018). Bystander Intervention Tips and Strategies. Retrieved from https://www.nsvrc.org/sites/default/files/publications_nsvrc_tip-sheet_bystander-intervention-tips-and-strategies_1.pdf

 

National Women’s Law Center. (2007). How to Protect Students from Sexual Harassment: A Primer for Schools. Retrieved from

http://www.sde.ct.gov/sde/lib/sde/pdf/equity/title_ix/studentsfromsexualharassment.pdf

 

Office of Civil Rights. (n.d.) Questions and Answers on Title IX and Sexual Violence. US Department of Education. Retrieved from https://www2.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ocr/docs/qa-201404-title-ix.pdf  

  • The U.S. Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights released this policy guidance alongside the White House report to answer common questions about colleges’ responsibilities under Title IX.

Vallina, D. (n.d.) Pastoral care for a church in crisis. The Hope of Survivors. Retrieved from http://www.thehopeofsurvivors.com/pastoral_care_church_crisis.php

 

The Wartburg Watch 2018. Retrieved from http://thewartburgwatch.com

  • “We look at all of the trends within evangelical Christianity, along with other stories and trends that impact the faith. We have become quite interested in church conflict, spiritual abuse, and hyper-authoritarian polity.”
  • Challenges the complementarian view of gender roles popular within the Evangelical movement

 

Wells-Goodwin, A. F. (2007). After Pastor Churches. Retrieved from http://www.afterpastor.org

 

Wells-Goodwin, A. F. (2007). Pastoral care - Bibliography. After Pastor Churches. Retrieved from http://www.afterpastor.org/resources.htm