Burnout/Vicarious Trauma/Frontline issues

Structural Determinants of Youth Bullying and Fighting in 79 Countries

Journal of Adolescent Health


The prevention of youth violence is a public health priority in many countries. We
examined the prevalence of bullying victimization and physical fighting
in youths in 79 high- and low-income countries and the relations between
structural determinants of adolescent health (country wealth, income
inequality, and government spending on education) and international

Reclaim Your Voice on Oct 22

Every month, Reclaim Your Voice provides safe spaces for survivors of various forms of abuse to share their stories before a supportive audience. Since 2012, over 75 people have broken their silence at our events. If you are tired of carrying the shame of what has happened to you, we encourage you to attend our October 22nd event, either to speak or to listen. You may find tremendous comfort in connecting with those who have walked similar paths.

Fall 2016 seminars (various topics)

Tuesday September 20th, 2:30-4:00pm
Room: 626 Kaneff Tower
Title: The Syrian Crisis Through Film and Displacement, Defiance and Hope, A presentation and a screening by organisers from the Syria Film Festival
Speakers: Adam Riggio: Writer, filmmaker, activist, and professional communicator and Sahel Zreik: One of the co-founders of Syria Film Festival

Shattering the Silence on Abuse (Free Toronto Event) on September 24

Reclaim Your Voice hosts free monthly events, where survivors of various forms of abuse share their stories. Our goal is to shatter the silence around abuse. Join us this month as we celebrate the courage, strength and resilience of survivors.

Saturday, September 24th, 2016 Doors open at 12:00 pm Event starts promptly at 12:45 pm and will run until 4:30 pm Scarborough Civic Centre
150 Borough Drive
Committee Room 1
18+, open to all, free!


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