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Bar Training for Active Bystanders (BarTAB) Combating Problem of Alcohol Consumption and Sexual Violence

Funded by the Florida Department of Health and Centers for Disease Control, Ráchael Powers, PhD, is developing, implementing, and evaluating a bystander program for Florida bartenders - BarTAB: Bar Training for Active Bystanders. BarTAB aims to increase awareness of alcohol-facilitated sexual assault, help bar staff recognize situations or behaviors that constitute or may culminate in sexual harassment or assault, and train bar staff to use discrete intervention techniques to ensure patron safety. BarTAB also aims to build community awareness through social media (www.facebook.com/ShowMeYourBarTAB). Read more...

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