Date/Time: 
07/14/2014 - 8:00am to 07/15/2014 - 8:00am
Location
Address: 

Northern Arizona University

City: 
Flagstaff
Postal Code: 
86011
Country: 
253
Sponsoring Agency: 
The Family Violence Institute at NAU
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
Holly Hulen
Contact Phone: 
928-523-3591
Contact Email: 
Holly.Hulen@nau.edu
Contact Website: 
www.nau.edu/fvi/summerconference
Description: 

The first High Altitude Family Violence Summer Conference addresses many of the key issues various community, state and federal agencies and stakeholders confront when working family violence cases. Renowned experts from a variety of professional backgrounds (research, expert witnessing, law, policing, psychology, public policy, social work, and nursing) explore issues such as coercive control, the profound significance of trauma, and child abuse and neglect. The conference will take place on Northern Arizona University's Flagstaff Mountain campus. We encourage attendance by all those involved in the wide-ranging field of family violence and welcome you to the beautiful NAU campus for an exceptional high altitude learning experience. 

 

Topics include: child abuse and neglect, child custody, coercive control, vicarious trauma, intimate partner violence & homicide, child sexual abuse investigations, expert witnessing, prosecuting strategies, safety planning, strangulation, predominant aggressor, and survivor perspectives. 

 

See the full program on our conference website.

 

Date/Time: 
05/20/2014 - 8:00am to 05/23/2014 - 5:00pm
Location
City: 
Postal Code: 
Country: 
300
Sponsoring Agency: 
Indiana University of Pennsylvania
Description: 

This cross-disciplinary conference will provide an in-depth focus on prevention, response, and coping with violence and trauma in the context of families, schools, medical settings, workplace, and in the military. For each of the four days of training, breakout sessions will include panels focused on both research and skill-building. Daily panels within the larger conference are organized according to subthemes. Many C.E. workshops will be offered in the evenings, including ones that cover professional ethics.Reach RegistrationAttendees can select from single day or full conference registration options.•Full Conference: $150•Per Day: $50•IUP Students: $25 per dayFor general questions, please email Pearl Berman, Professor of Psychology, or call at 724-357-2105.

Date/Time: 
09/11/2014 - 8:00am to 09/12/2014 - 5:00pm
Location
Address: 

Doubletree by Hilton Buckhead

3342 Peachtree Road NE,

Atlanta, GA, USA 30326

 

City: 
Postal Code: 
Country: 
300
Sponsoring Agency: 
End Violence Against Women International
Event Contact
Contact Website: 
http://www.evawintl.org/
Description: 

This training will focus on the investigation and prosecution of sexual assault as well as stalking. Topics include:•Sexual Assault Dynamics - Effectively Recognizing and Responding to Sexual Assault•The Impact of Trauma on Memory and Overcoming Barriers to Successfully Interview Victims of Sexual Assault•Start by Believing Public Awareness Campaign•Unfounded Cases and False Reports•Gang-Related Violence Against Women and Girls•VAWA Forensic Compliance and Anonymous Reporting•Educating Judges and Juries on Victim Behavior in Sexual Assault and Intimate Partner Violence•The Use of Technology to Stalk - Intermediate and Advanced Intervention•Alcohol Facilitated Sexual Assault•The Impact of DNA on the Sexual Assault Investigation•Investigating Sexual Assault: A Multidisciplinary Collaborative Approach 

Date/Time: 
05/02/2014 - 2:00pm to 05/05/2014 - 12:00pm
Location
Address: 

Chicago, IL

City: 
Postal Code: 
Country: 
300
Sponsoring Agency: 
Chicago Summit
Event Contact
Contact Website: 
http://chicagosummit.lgbthomelessness.com/
Description: 

Windy City Times is hosting a summit May 2-5 on LGBTQ youth in the Chicago region, to assess the current issues impacting homeless youth, and new solutions to these complex issues. Kim Hunt, executive director of Affinity Community Services, is the summit’s director.The title of the summit is “Owning Our Lives: Dream It. Speak It. Do It!!”Each of the summit’s three days will have a different area of focus:Friday, May 2, 2-8 p.m.Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s HospitalOpen to people 25 and under who have been impacted by homelessness.Registration: FREESat., May 3, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.University of Illinois at Chicago, Behavioral Sciences Bldg, 1007 W. HarrisonOpen to youth, nonprofits, government agencies, politicians, foundations,  activists, service providers, academic researchers and individuals working on these issues.Registration: $45 adults, youth freeMon., May 5, 8 a.m.-NoonMuseum of Broadcast Communications, 360 N. State St.Report to government agencies, politicians, foundations (private, public and corporate foundations encouraged to attend), academics, and donors.Registration: FREEFor more information visit the website.

Date/Time: 
10/31/2014 - 8:00am to 11/02/2014 - 5:00pm
Location
Address: 


Marriott Hotel
Newark Liberty International Airport
1 Hotel Road,Newrk, New Jersey 07114

Country: 
300
Sponsoring Agency: 
MaleSurvivor
Event Contact
Contact Website: 
http://www.malesurvivor.org/
Description: 

The MaleSurvivor International Conference has developed a world-renowned reputation as one of largest professional conferences with a singular focus on male victimization issues. We hope you will join us as we welcome hundreds of survivors, mental health professionals, researchers, law enforcement and legal professionals, and many others for workshops, presentations, and discussions on a wide range of topics including: International and national work with refugees, the trafficked, prisoners of war; Sexual abuse within institutions- educational, religious, athletic, military, child welfare, health care, criminal justice organizations, family structures and dynamics of abuse; Psychotherapeutic and expressive arts approaches to healing; Personal journeys of healing Managing substance abuse and self-medication; Fatherhood as a healing experience, a challenge, and an opportunity for growth; Creative inclusion & support of partners of male survivors. 

Date/Time: 
05/13/2014 - 8:00am to 5:00pm
Location
Address: 

Double Tree by Hilton Hotel
210 Holiday Ct
Annapolis, MD 21401

City: 
Postal Code: 
Country: 
300
Sponsoring Agency: 
MNADV & MCASA
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
MNADV
Contact Phone: 
301-429-3601
Contact Email: 
info@mnadv.org
Contact Website: 
http://mnadv.org/
Description: 

A one day joint conference will be held by the Maryland Network Against Domestic Violence (MNADV) and the Maryland Coalition Against Sexual Assault (MCASA). Learn more about submitting a workshop proposal, becoming a sponsor or exhibitor, or registering early. The conference will focus on cutting edge best practices and is appropriate for domestic violence and sexual assault advocates, law enforcement, therapists, health care professionals and others who work with or are interested in assisting those affected by domestic violence and sexual assault. Participants will be able to attend a plenary session as well as three additional sessions of their choice.

Date/Time: 
07/08/2014 - 8:00am to 07/10/2014 - 5:00pm
Location
Address: 

The John D. O'Bryant African-American Institute
@ Northeastern Universtiy, Boston, MA

City: 
Postal Code: 
Country: 
300
Sponsoring Agency: 
Northeastern University Center for the Study of Sport in Society
Description: 

The MVP Institute is a three-day interactive training designed for adults and adult educators, led by engaging and knowledgeable teams of male and female facilitators. Upon completion of the Institute, participants receive a copy of the MVP curriculum and are certified to utilize it with their direct service population. Male and female adult educators and youth service providers are encouraged to attend. The Institute is also open to other adults who are interested in exploring the topic of men’s violence against women. For more information, email Jarrod Chin or call 617-373-8420. To register, click here!

Date/Time: 
05/20/2015 - 8:00am to 05/22/2015 - 5:00pm
Location
Address: 

Town and Country Resort & Convention Center

500 Hotel Circle North

San Diego, CA 92108

City: 
Postal Code: 
Country: 
300
Sponsoring Agency: 
Women of Color Network
Description: 

Information regarding Call for Workshops and Early Bird registration coming soon!

Date/Time: 
05/18/2014 - 8:00am to 05/21/2014 - 5:00pm
Location
City: 
Postal Code: 
Country: 
300
Sponsoring Agency: 
Prevent Child Abuse America
Description: 

Join Prevent Child Abuse America in Jacksonville, FL from May 18 - 21 for The National Conference for America's Children!  Take in lectures from world-renowned experts such as Dr. Bruce Perry and Robin Karr-Morse, participate in trainings and workshops on timely topics spanning brain architecture, home visitation, Adverse Childhood Experiences, organizational development and many more, and network with like-minded professionals equally committed to healthy starts for our nation's children!You won't want to miss this, and they don't want you to either! That's why they're announcing several cost-saving options today to help you make the journey to Jacksonville a little easier:  

  • If you're willing to volunteer by monitoring workshops, they'll offer a $50 reduction in registration to the first 20 applicants! This is a great way to learn from their great workshops while saving a little bit on the bottom line.

 

  • The Early Bird gets the lunch! Register now to not only take advantage of their Early Bird registration rate (register before April 1!), but also to be entered into a contest to attend a private lunch with Dr. Bruce Perry! Save some money and give yourself a chance to chat with one of the most accomplished researchers in the world of infant mental health.
Date/Time: 
09/04/2014 - 8:00am to 09/09/2014 - 5:00pm
Location
Address: 

Navajo Nation, Window Rock, Arizona and Albuquerque, New Mexico

City: 
Postal Code: 
Country: 
300
Sponsoring Agency: 
National Indian Health Board
Description: 

The National Indian Health Board invites you to join the annual Native Youth Health Summit to engage and involve Native youth in the discussion of American Indian and Alaska Native health and wellness. This year’s Summit will feature a series of workshops that will guide youth to create digital stories that highlight their own experiences and thoughts on Native health, as well as educational panels, and fitness activities. The digital stories will then be featured at the Native Youth Film Festival held on Monday, September 8th following the Annual Consumer Conference opening reception.

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