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Call for sexual survivors to share their stories

I’m Good…No, Wait…I’m Great Survivors of sexual trauma tell their stories of claiming pleasure, intimacy, and good sex Every 107 seconds another American is sexually assaulted. Every year, there are about 293,000 victims of sexual assault—in the US alone. Whether violated by strangers or by those who betrayed trust, many victims do in time heal their […]

New resource on trauma-informed approaches to dv service provision

Announcing a new resource developed by the NCDVTMH, in partnership with the NRCDV, supporting trauma-informed approaches to domestic violence service provision! Combining a trauma-informed approach with a domestic violence victim advocacy perspective provides a more integrated framework for working with survivors. This framework can serve as a powerful tool for bridging perspectives and building collaboration between fields. […]

What can Maine learn from VT’s experience with single payer?

Global Budgets, Payment Reform and Single Payer: Understanding Vermont’s Health Reform   Event Date and Time:  Mon, 04/22/2013 – 9:00am – 11:00am Location:  Lee Community Hall, USM Portland Campus- remote viewing is also available in Orono Augusta Vermont is moving toward “single payer” health care and cutting costs and improving how health care is delivered along the way. […]