Date/Time: 
08/11/2014 - 8:00am to 08/14/2014 - 5:00pm
Location
Address: 

Sheraton Dallas Hotel
400 N. Olive Street
Dallas, Texas 75201

City: 
Postal Code: 
Country: 
300
Sponsoring Agency: 
Dallas Children's Advocacy Center and the Dallas Police Department
Description: 

This conference provides training for professionals in government and nonprofit agencies—law enforcement, child protective services, social work, children's advocacy, therapy, and medicine—who work directly with child victims of crime.

Date/Time: 
08/12/2013 - 8:00am to 08/15/2013 - 5:00pm
Location
Address: 

Sheraton Dallas Hotel
400 N. Olive Street
Dallas, Texas

City: 
Postal Code: 
Country: 
300
Sponsoring Agency: 
Dallas Children's Advocacy Center & Dallas Police Department
Event Contact
Contact Email: 
conference@dcac.org
Description: 

A nationally and internationally-recognized conference for professionals from the fields of law enforcement, prosecution, child protective services, social work, children’s advocacy, therapy, and medicine who work directly with child victims of crime.2013 is the 25th anniversary of the Crimes Against Children Conference. We are planning a very special conference to celebrate this milestone. Registration is open!Aaron Fisher is this year's keynote speaker.

Date/Time: 
08/12/2013 - 8:00am to 08/15/2013 - 5:00pm
Location
Address: 

Sheraton Dallas Hotel
400 N. Olive Street

Dallas, Texas

City: 
Dallas
Country: 
300
Sponsoring Agency: 
Dallas Children's Advocacy Center and the Dallas Police Department
Event Contact
Contact Phone: 
214-818.2687
Contact Email: 
conference@dcac.org
Contact Website: 
http://www.cacconference.org/dcac/default.aspx
Description: 

On August 12–15, 2013, the Dallas Children's Advocacy Center and the Dallas Police Department will host their annual Crimes Against Children Conference in Dallas, TX. Workshops to be offered at the training conference include: Preparing Children To Testify in Court, Resiliency 101: From Victim to Survivor, Modifying Assessments for Child Sex Trafficking Cases, and Sexual Victimization of Children: A Law Enforcement Perspective Over 40 Years. Learn more about the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention’s Children’s Advocacy Centers program.

Date/Time: 
04/02/2013 - 9:00am to 9:00pm
Location
Address: 

915 Florence Street

City: 
Fort Worth
Postal Code: 
76102
Country: 
253
Sponsoring Agency: 
Breaking the TABOO
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
Carleen Goodridge-Anderson
Contact Phone: 
214-918-5536
Contact Email: 
taboo.broken@gmail.com
Contact Website: 
http://www.facebook.com/taboobroken
Description: 

Two part event entitled “Elephant in the Room” in Downtown Fort Worth.

 

Part I    9-10:30am

“Breakfast with Leaders”

An open invitation to local leaders be it legislative, religious, educational and community, to talk about the “Elephant in the Room”. We will be addressing sexual violence and talking about contemporary trends in anti-sexual violence law. Invite is also open to local law enforcement agencies, attorneys and other groups that would be impacted by pending or recently passed legislation.

We will also highlight local agencies and organizations that offer services and programs to aid and support those in need.

 

Part II     6-9pm

“Showcase”

An art exhibit featuring local artist including painters, photographers, sculptures, poets & musicians.

This will be a relaxed but passionate exhibit of art in its many beautiful forms all to express the hearts of victims, survivors & overcomers… giving hope, grace and empowerment to all.

Registration Form: 
Date/Time: 
01/12/2009 (All day) to 01/13/2009 (All day)
Location
Address: 

The University of Texas at Austin School of Law

City: 
Austin
Country: 
253
Sponsoring Agency: 
National Center on Domestic and Sexual Violence & The University of Texas at Austin
Description: 

A training designed for attorneys, domestic violence service
providers and professionals who are interested in being
considered as expert witnesses in court cases involving
domestic violence.
Training at a Glance:
?? Presenters have substantial experience as expert witnesses in court cases involving domestic violence. The training will address the issues listed below, include case studies and allow participants to evaluate an expert witness on the stand.
?? Role of advocates and expert witnesses
?? Types of cases where expert witnesses are beneficial
?? Immigration issues
?? Writing reports for court
?? Rules of evidence and what is discoverable
?? How to position yourself as an expert witness
?? Ethical considerations as an expert witness
?? Federal laws
?? NEW section on expert witnesses in child custody cases
The training is on Monday, January 12 from 9 am until 5:30 pm and Tuesday, January 13 from 9 am until 3:30 pm.
Please make travel arrangements to stay to the end of the
training. Transportation will be provided from the hotel to the training site each day.
 Registration is $225.00. The deadline is December 22, 2008. Continental breakfast and lunch will be provided both days. More information is available at http://www.ncdsv.org/expertwitness_dv.html.
??CEUs for social workers and CLEs for attorneys will be available.
?? Lodging is available at the Courtyard Austin Downtown/Convention Center (300 East 4th Street) at the special rate of $97, plus applicable taxes. Reservation information is
available at http://www.ncdsv.org/expertwitness_dv.html.  Reservations are due by December 14, 2008.

Date/Time: 
04/12/2011 (All day) to 04/13/2011 (All day)
Location
Address: 
A&M Church of Christ 2475 Earl Rudder Freeway
City: 
College Station, TX
Postal Code: 
77845
Country: 
253
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
Ryan Kubec
Contact Phone: 
979-845-1107
Contact Email: 
ryan.kubec@gmail.com
Description: 

The Crime Victim Conference Alliance (CVCA) is a conglomerate of 17 agencies and individual community advocates in the Brazos Valley that work together all year to plan, organize, finance and facilitate the Every Victim, Every Time Conference. Our conference is hosted in April of each year during National Crime Victims' Rights Week. The mission of the CVCA is to provide quality, low cost training in order to increase the knowledge of professionals responding to victims of violent crime. They strive to offer an inexpensive conference that provides the opportunity for both individuals and agencies to attend without financial burden. The CVCA advocates for victims of crime by educating the professionals working directly with victims such as law enforcement, prosecutors, community advocates, mental health professionals, probation departments, the medical community and many others.

Workshop proposals are currently being accepted until December 31, 2010.

Date/Time: 
04/26/2011 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Location
Address: 

Precinct 3 fire station at 5725 Elmo Weedon Road

City: 
Bryan
Country: 
253
Sponsoring Agency: 
The Brazos County Sheriff's office
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
Deputy Ed Frank
Contact Phone: 
979-361-4906
Description: 

The Brazos County Sheriff's office is offering free self-defense .

The Sexual Harassment and Rape Prevention class is for women ages 18 or older and will be held at the Precinct 3 fire station at 5725 Elmo Weedon Road.

Pre-registration is required. 
 

Date/Time: 
04/25/2011 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Location
Address: 

Precinct 3 fire station at 5725 Elmo Weedon Road

City: 
Bryan
Country: 
253
Sponsoring Agency: 
The Brazos County Sheriff's office
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
Deputy Ed Frank
Contact Phone: 
979-361-4906
Description: 

The Brazos County Sheriff's office is offering free self-defense .

The Sexual Harassment and Rape Prevention class is for women ages 18 or older and will be held at the Precinct 3 fire station at 5725 Elmo Weedon Road.

Pre-registration is required. 
 

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