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Campus Life & Inclusive Excellence

Health & Counseling Center

Health Promotion

Gender Violence Prevention and Education

Gender Violence Prevention and Education (GVPE) is a comprehensive unit in Health Promotion. GVPE covers a spectrum of topics, ranging from sexual health, pleasure, and consent to harm reduction and active bystander skills. GVPE is staffed by a professional staff Coordinator, graduate interns or fellows, and supports the peer education team. GVPE provides the community with active bystander training (Intervene: DU), community education, and prevention outreach on topics gender-based violence topics including sexual assault, dating and relationship abuse, sexual harassment and stalking.

Formerly a part of CAPE, GVPE is now a part of the Health Promotion team. If you would like more information about GVPE efforts at DU, please contact Andrea Thyrring at andrea.thyrring@du.edu or 303.871.7442. Request an active bystander training or another program here.