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2021 NALC Webinars

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Registration Now Open: NOVA Campus Advocacy Training (NCAT)

The NOVA Campus Advocacy Training (NCAT) is a 30-hour advanced training academy focused on building participants’ knowledge and skills to prevent and respond to sexual assault, stalking and interpersonal violence in higher education. Register today and save with our early bird rate! 

Save the Date for NOVA’s Sex Trafficking Advanced Victim Assistance Training (STAVAT)! Registration opens November 1! 

NOVA Crisis Response Team Training™

The NOVA Crisis Response Team Training™ is the most prominent service NOVA offers, providing assistance and disaster relief to victims of crime, mass-casualty and natural disasters by aiding in normalizing their reactions to increasingly abnormal situations, allowing them to being their physical, emotional and financial recovery.

Virtual CRT training is now available! Learn more here. 


A FREE opportunity for students entering the workforce, professionals interested in a career change and advocates looking for professional growth. Check out the recordings from our first fair! >


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We hear a lot of harmful domestic violence myths in the media:

❌ “Why didn’t she just leave?”
❌ “He seemed like such a nice guy!”
❌ “They must have deserved it.”

These aren't okay. Learn more in @nnedv’s DV FAQs: ... #DVAM #Every1KnowsSome1 #MediaMonday

Controlling behavior isn’t romantic. In fact, it’s abuse. Here are some signs of controlling behavior that we need to start identifying as abusive behavior. #Every1KnowsSome1 #DVAM

Link to @nnedv “Red Flags of Abuse”here:

Next week is #DVAM Week of Action! Find out how you can take action to support survivors at and be sure to wear purple on Thursday! #Every1KnowsSome1 @nnedv

Domestic violence doesn’t discriminate, and it can happen to anyone. Every survivor, regardless of race, background, or class, deserves support. #Every1KnowsSome1 #DVAM #BelieveSurvivors #SupportSurvivors @nnedv

Save the Date! @verainstitute Emerging Issues for Domestic Violence Survivors with Disabilities and Deaf Survivors: 2021 and Beyond October 26, 2021 - 2 - 3:30 pm ET Learn more and register here:

You deserve to feel safe in your relationship. If your partner’s behavior is putting you at risk, you have options. Learn more about healthy relationships at @Military1Source Visit: #UnitedToEndDA #DVAM

Congratulations to this Basic CRT graduating class in Peoria, AZ @PeoriaPoliceAZ This was an amazing group made up of first responders & victim advocates from #Maryland #California #Colorado #Arizona Welcome to the NOVA family! CRT Info: (703) 535-6682 ext.135

Today is #IndigenousPeoplesDay @niwrc includes culturally-grounded resources developed by #NIWRC to support tribes, tribal programs & advocates working on issues of violence against Native women + other materials & publications from outside sources. Visit:

Today is #WorldMentalHealthDay2021 @nami has a great #MIAW Video Series featuring videos from real people sharing their lived experience w/ some of the symptoms and conditions they are focusing on during #MIAW. Link to videos: #mentalhealth

Please join us in congratulating our latest Virtual Advanced Class of CRT graduates from across the #US! We applaud their commitment and dedication to taking the advanced CRT course online. Welcome to the NOVA family! CRT Training Info:(703) 535-6682 ext.135 |

October is #DomesticViolenceAwarenessMonth. Visit @Military1Source to learn how to advocate for victims of abuse and share safe relationship resources: #UnitedToEndDA #DVAM

Please join us in congratulating our most recent Basic CRT graduates from the United States Navy at @JBABdc in Washington DC! Thank you for all that you do, and welcome to the NOVA family! CRT Training Info: (703) 535-6682 ext.135 | Email:

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