Digging into the Roots: Masculinity & the Cause of Domestic and Sexual Violence
FULL-DAY TRAINING. Men Can Stop Rape sees the root cause of domestic and sexual violence as unhealthy masculinity and viewing and treating a person as "less than." This training will offer domestic violence professionals and offender managers effective strategies to help men identify unhealthy masculinity as the root cause of both domestic and sexual violence and strategies to promote healthy masculinity.

By the end of this training, participants will be able to:

  • connect unhealthy masculinity with seeing women and children as “less than,” and domestic violence
  • explain how healthy masculinity benefits men and women and children
  • conduct learning activities that speak to the role of healthy masculinity in preventing domestic violence


  • “What is Healthy Masculinity?” info sheet
  • Outlines of learning activities

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