Dating violence doesn’t just affect the individuals in a couple.
The MVP bystander approach uses proactive, preventative behavior, and leadership rather than blame for the problems of gendered violence. Sexual Assault Bystander Intervention (webpage) by The University of Arizona. is a pro-social behavior and bystander intervention program that educates students to be proactive in helping others.Bringing in the Bystander Campaign (webpage) Using a bystander intervention approach combined with a research component, this program assumes that everyone has a role to play in prevention.The research component measures how effective the program is within different communities. It emphasizes use of digital and social media to help confront harassing and violent public behaviors.There are many organizations and programs doing bystander work, below are some of those programs.Many of the programs highlighted in this section have online training materials and other resources available online.