Date/Time: 
04/01/2012 (All day) to 04/30/2012 (All day)
Sponsoring Agency: 
National Sexual Violence Resource Center
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
NSVRC
Contact Phone: 
717-909-0710
Contact Website: 
http://www.nsvrc.org
Description: 

The 2012 Sexual Assault Awareness Month campaign encourages communities and individuals to bring healthy sexuality into the conversation on how we connect, respect and prevent sexual violence.

The 2012 SAAM campaign "It's time...to talk about it!" provides tools and resources that focus on promoting positive expressions of sexuality and healthy behaviors.  Promoting healthy behaviors encourages sexual interactions and relationships that are consensual, respectful and informed.  By starting the conversation, this diologue can build safe, healthy relationships.

Date/Time: 
02/13/2015 - 8:00am to 02/15/2015 - 5:00pm
Location
Address: 

Hilton Portland & Executive Tower

921 SW Sixth Avenue

Portland Oregon, 97204

City: 
Postal Code: 
Country: 
300
Sponsoring Agency: 
Human Rights Campaign
Event Contact
Contact Website: 
http://www.hrc.org
Description: 

The Human Rights Campaign Foundation in partnership with the National Education Association and the American Counseling Association present Time To THRIVE, the 2nd annual national conference to promote safety, inclusion and well-being for LGBTQ youth...everywhere!

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: 
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: 
06/23/2014 - 8:00am to 5:00pm
Location
Address: 

Tukwila, WA

City: 
Postal Code: 
Country: 
300
Sponsoring Agency: 
Washington Coalition of Sexual Assault Programs
Description: 

This training is open to therapists who are working in settings where they will be providing the entire TF-CBT therapy model to child victims and their family members. Participants should only sign up if they commit to attending both the TF-CBT training and telephone case consultations. The Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy training and consultation is provided by Claudia Kirkland of Harborview Center for Sexual Assault and Traumatic Stress. The goal of this Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT) components-based training and consultation is to teach the basic principles of effective trauma therapy with children and their families, and promote the consistent use of interventions that work for the variety of conditions and concerns of traumatized children/families seeking treatment.

Date/Time: 
06/19/2014 - 1:00pm
Location
City: 
Postal Code: 
Country: 
300
Sponsoring Agency: 
Learning Center for Child and Adolescent Trauma
Description: 

In this webinar, presenters from three innovative clinics serving military and veteran families will discuss practices they have designed and adapted to create a comfortable environment their clients that minimizes barriers to engagement in treatment.  The speakers will share examples of how organizations can incorporate military-informed procedures and practices, beginning with asking about service member status and affiliations.  They will present service members' viewpoints about their family needs and perspectives as gathered through focus groups with service members and their families and discuss ways to increase engagement and participation in services through effective community outreach and partnerships with military and civilian systems serving military and veteran families.

Date/Time: 
06/23/2014 - 1:00pm
Location
City: 
Postal Code: 
Country: 
300
Sponsoring Agency: 
National Center for Victims of Crime
Description: 

The National Center for Victims of Crime is pleased to announce our upcoming webinar, "Fighting Trafficking with the Power of Forensic Science," on June 23. This webinar will focus on new efforts to address worldwide trafficking in persons using forensic science. An expert at the University of New Haven will present information about how DNA can be used to increase the investigation and prosecution of the criminals behind these crimes, while minimizing trauma to the victims. 

Date/Time: 
10/22/2014 - 8:00am to 10/25/2014 - 5:00pm
Location
Address: 

Pointe Hilton Tapatio Cliffs
11111 North 7th Street
Phoenix, AZ 85020
 

City: 
Postal Code: 
Country: 
300
Sponsoring Agency: 
The International Association of Forensic Nurses
Description: 

The Association’s conference promises to be packed with diverse sessions and the option to earn valuable CEs. In addition to covering the most current forensic nursing science topics, the Conference offers a wonderful opportunity to network with your peers. As a member, you receive the discounted member rate.The Early Registration rate is $525 USD for Members and $654 USD for Nonmembers. Early registration ends July 31. This is a four-day conference and registration includes continental breakfast and three lunches.Conference Objectives1.Describe the current state of the science in forensic nursing.2.Provide opportunities to exchange knowledge related to the future of forensic nursing.3.Identify strategies to influence the future of forensic nursing and the global response to violence.4.Evaluate the risks and benefits of technological advances as they relate to forensic nursing and issues of violence5.Incorporate evidence-based strategies into forensic nursing practice.Tracks for Concurrent and Poster Sessions•Administrative & Leadership•Death Investigation•General Forensic & Legal•Intimate Partner Violence•Pediatrics•Psychiatry & Corrections•SANE

Date/Time: 
08/19/2014 - 8:00am to 08/21/2014 - 5:00pm
Location
Address: 

The National Advocacy Center

1620 Pendleton Street

Columbia, SC 29201

City: 
Postal Code: 
Country: 
300
Sponsoring Agency: 
The National Indian Country Training Initiative
Description: 

The National Indian Country Training Initiative is pleased to announce a training titled The Investigation and Prosecution of Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence Crimes in Indian Country. Travel and lodging accommodations will be provided by the U.S. Department of Justice's Office of Legal Education.  This training is designed for federal and tribal investigators, prosecutors, and victim witness personnel who work domestic violence and sexual assault cases in Indian country and will focus on cases with adult and adolescent victims.  The training will cover applicable federal assault and sexual assault statues, interviewing victims and suspects, implementation of Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2013 (VAWA 2013), trial issues including pre-trial motions, the use of expert testimony, and common defenses.THIS IS A FREE TRAINING. For more information, and to registser, please contact Leslie.

Date/Time: 
09/05/2014 - 8:00am to 09/06/2014 - 6:00pm
Location
Address: 

Town & Country Resort & Convention Center
500 Hotel Circle North
San Diego, CA 92108

City: 
Postal Code: 
Country: 
300
Sponsoring Agency: 
Institute on Violence, Abuse and Trauma
Description: 

Affiliated Trainings are specialized trainings scheduled on September 5 &/or 6 prior to the 19th International Conference & Summit on Violence, Abuse &Trauma . We are partnering with various agencies to provide these trainings. These trainings must be registered for separately from the main conference on September 7-10.Affiliated Trainings/WorkshopsAT 1: Breaking the Silence: Healing the Shame of Male Survivors of Sexual Victimization AT 2: A Multi-Pronged Approach to Ending Corporal Punishment of Children in the United States: Creating a Non-Violent FutureAT 3:Child Sexual Abuse in the Context of Interpersonal ViolenceAT 4: Testifying in Criminal, Civil and Family Courts

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