Date/Time: 
06/19/2012 - 8:00am to 06/21/2012 - 5:00pm
Location
Address: 

Continuing Education and Conference Center
1890 Buford Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55108

City: 
St. Paul
Postal Code: 
Country: 
300
Sponsoring Agency: 
River Ridge Treatment Center
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
Joslyn Wick
Contact Phone: 
952-894-7722
Contact Email: 
wick@riverridgetreatmentcenter.com
Contact Website: 
www.riverridgetreatmentcenter.com
Description: 

Designed for counselors, therapists, clinical supervisors, and program administrators, the training focuses on the elements needed for women's recovery services.

  • Three day professional training (June 19th, 20th, and 21st) where Dr. Covington and her approved trainers will be presenting and available throughout the conference to address individual or organizational inquiries.
  • June 19th and 20th choose from three different 2-day workshops (Helping Women Recover, Beyond Trauma or Voices) and recieve a FREE journal for that curriculum.
  • June 20th, 5-7 pm Dr. Covington will present a special session that addresses the needs of women in the correctional system.
  • June 21st A Woman's Way through The Twelve Steps workshop presented by Dr. Covington and receive FREE A Woman's Way through The Twelve Steps book.
  • Onsite bookstore provided by Hazelden
Date/Time: 
04/20/2012 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
Location
Address: 

1153 Mesa Vista Hall MSC06 3830 University of New Mexico

City: 
albuquerque
Postal Code: 
87131
Country: 
253
Sponsoring Agency: 
El Centor de la Raza
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
Laura Ordonez
Contact Phone: 
505-417-1811
Contact Email: 
lordon01@unm.edu
Description: 

Rape and Sexual Assault Awareness Workshop for more info. please contact Laura Ordonez at lordon01@unm.edu subject line : Rape and Sexual Assault Awareness Workshop.

Date/Time: 
10/31/2012 (All day) to 11/01/2012 (All day)
Location
City: 
Louisville
Country: 
253
Sponsoring Agency: 
Vera Institute of Justice
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
Vera Institute of Justice
Contact Email: 
cvs@vera.org
Description: 

The Bridging the Gap: Creating a Community of Support for Survivors with Disabilities conference will take place in Louisville, Kentucky.  The conference will bring together over 300 professionals from a variety of fields including respresentatives of anti-domestic and sexual violence service providers, disability service providers, criminal justice professionals, self-advocates from the disability rights movement, and other allied professionals.  The conference will highlight promising practices for serving survivors with disabilities; explore emerging issues at the intersection of violence adn disability; and foster networking among those working to end violence against people with disabilities.

Date/Time: 
04/02/2012 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Sponsoring Agency: 
APHA
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
APHA
Description: 

To kick off National Public Health WEek, APHA is hosting a live Twitter chat with APHA's Executive Director Georges Benjamin and Howard Koh, assistant secretary for health at the US Department of Health and Human Services, to discuss disease prevention and wellness.

Join us for an hour long conversation about focus areas under the National Prevention Strategy, a major theme of this year's National Public Health Week.  Twitter makes it easy for you to get involved in the conversation.  Just includ #NPHWchat in the tweets.  All are welcome.

Benjamin (tweeting from @NPHW) and Kohn (tweeting from @HHS_DrKoh) will be taking your questions about each of the daily themes throughout the week.

Date/Time: 
04/01/2012 (All day) to 04/30/2012 (All day)
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
HSS Administration on Children and Families
Contact Website: 
http://www.childwelfare.gov/preventing/preventionmonth/
Description: 

April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month. This month is a time to recognize that every person can promote the social and emotional well-being of children and families in the community. Learn more about the history, protective factors, and how to get involved at: http://www.childwelfare.gov/preventing/preventionmonth/.

Date/Time: 
04/24/2012 - 2:00pm to 04/26/2012 - 3:30pm
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
PreventConnect
Contact Website: 
http://preventconnect.org/
Description: 

PreventConnect is pleased to announce its 2012 web conference series titled “Connect for Success: Enhancing impact through innovative partnerships.” Success in the field of sexual and domestic violence prevention has always required partnerships.

PreventConnect web conferences are free online interactive events for prevention practitioners, researchers and funders to explore how to advance the prevention of sexual violence, domestic violence and teen dating violence. Each session has presenters and practitioner guests (to be announced) along with hundreds of members of the PreventConnect community.

Registration opens three weeks prior to each session. You must subscribe to PreventConnect to receive notice when registration opens. Many web conferences fill quickly. Click here to subscribe. All web conferences take place at 2pm Eastern, 1pm Central, noon Mountain, 11am Pacific, 10am Alaska and 8am Hawai’i.

Dates and topics include:

  • April 24 & 26, 2012: A Good Solution Solves Multiple Problems
    Annie Lyles & Carolina Guzman, Prevention Institute
  • May 22 & 23, 2012: Social Change and Social Justice: Building Bridges Between Movements
    Annie Lyles & Carolina Guzman, Prevention Institute
  • June 13 & 14, 2012: Don’t Let Prevention Stand Alone: Integrating Prevention Efforts in Your Agency and Community
    Annie Lyles & Menaka Mohan, Prevention Institute
  • June 18 & 20, 2012: Expanding the Evidence Dialogue I:  Exploring Research, Community Context and the Experiences of Practitioners to determine What Works.
    Sally Thigpen, Helen Singer and Natalie Wilkins, Division of Violence Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
  • July 31, 2012: How Can We Help? Developing Shared Goals For Diverse Community Priorities
    Annie Lyles and Larry Cohen, Prevention Institute
  • August 15 & 16, 2012: When Place is the Focus: Connecting Prevention Approaches to Place Based Initiatives
    Annie Lyles & Menaka Mohan, Prevention Institute
  • September 18 & 19, 2012: Expanding the Evidence Dialogue II:  Balancing Research, Community Context and the Experiences of Practitioners to determine What Works.
    Sally Thigpen, Helen Singer and Natalie Wilkins, Division of Violence Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Subscribe for PreventConnect announcements, updates, and reminders.

Date/Time: 
04/24/2012 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
PreventConnect
Contact Website: 
http://preventconnect.org/
Description: 

PreventConnect is pleased to announce its 2012 web conference series titled “Connect for Success: Enhancing impact through innovative partnerships.” Success in the field of sexual and domestic violence prevention has always required partnerships.

PreventConnect web conferences are free online interactive events for prevention practitioners, researchers and funders to explore how to advance the prevention of sexual violence, domestic violence and teen dating violence. Each session has presenters and practitioner guests (to be announced) along with hundreds of members of the PreventConnect community.

Registration opens three weeks prior to each session. You must subscribe to PreventConnect to receive notice when registration opens. Many web conferences fill quickly. Click here to subscribe. All web conferences take place at 2pm Eastern, 1pm Central, noon Mountain, 11am Pacific, 10am Alaska and 8am Hawai’i.

Dates and topics include:

  • April 24 & 26, 2012: A Good Solution Solves Multiple Problems
    Annie Lyles & Carolina Guzman, Prevention Institute
  • May 22 & 23, 2012: Social Change and Social Justice: Building Bridges Between Movements
    Annie Lyles & Carolina Guzman, Prevention Institute
  • June 13 & 14, 2012: Don’t Let Prevention Stand Alone: Integrating Prevention Efforts in Your Agency and Community
    Annie Lyles & Menaka Mohan, Prevention Institute
  • June 18 & 20, 2012: Expanding the Evidence Dialogue I:  Exploring Research, Community Context and the Experiences of Practitioners to determine What Works.
    Sally Thigpen, Helen Singer and Natalie Wilkins, Division of Violence Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
  • July 31, 2012: How Can We Help? Developing Shared Goals For Diverse Community Priorities
    Annie Lyles and Larry Cohen, Prevention Institute
  • August 15 & 16, 2012: When Place is the Focus: Connecting Prevention Approaches to Place Based Initiatives
    Annie Lyles & Menaka Mohan, Prevention Institute
  • September 18 & 19, 2012: Expanding the Evidence Dialogue II:  Balancing Research, Community Context and the Experiences of Practitioners to determine What Works.
    Sally Thigpen, Helen Singer and Natalie Wilkins, Division of Violence Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Subscribe for PreventConnect announcements, updates, and reminders.

Date/Time: 
04/24/2012 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Sponsoring Agency: 
National Sexual Violence Resource Center
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
NSVRC
Contact Email: 
1-877-739-3895
Contact Website: 
www.nsvrc.org
Description: 

Tweet About It!  Tuesdays are healthy sexuality twitter live chats happening every Tuesday in April as a part of Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM).  This forum will provide a one-hour live, real time discussion of healthy sexuality hosted by experts from the field.

Each week we will cover new topics including:
*Healthy sexuality and preventing child sexual abuse hosted by Joan Tabachnick
*Healthy sexuality and gender norms hosted by Michael Munson
*Healthy sexuality for those in later life hosted by Alison Bellavance
*Consent and the Purity Myth hosted by Jessica Valenti

Join the Live Chat from 2-3pm EST on April 2, 10, 17, & 24.
http://twitter.com/nsvrc
#Tweetaboutit

Date/Time: 
04/17/2012 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Sponsoring Agency: 
National Sexual Violence Resource Center
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
NSVRC
Contact Email: 
1-877-739-3895
Contact Website: 
www.nsvrc.org
Description: 

Tweet About It!  Tuesdays are healthy sexuality twitter live chats happening every Tuesday in April as a part of Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM).  This forum will provide a one-hour live, real time discussion of healthy sexuality hosted by experts from the field.

Each week we will cover new topics including:
*Healthy sexuality and preventing child sexual abuse hosted by Joan Tabachnick
*Healthy sexuality and gender norms hosted by Michael Munson
*Healthy sexuality for those in later life hosted by Alison Bellavance
*Consent and the Purity Myth hosted by Jessica Valenti

Join the Live Chat from 2-3pm EST on April 2, 10, 17, & 24.
http://twitter.com/nsvrc
#Tweetaboutit

Date/Time: 
04/10/2012 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Sponsoring Agency: 
National Sexual Violence Resource Center
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
NSVRC
Contact Email: 
1-877-739-3895
Contact Website: 
www.nsvrc.org
Description: 

Tweet About It!  Tuesdays are healthy sexuality twitter live chats happening every Tuesday in April as a part of Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM).  This forum will provide a one-hour live, real time discussion of healthy sexuality hosted by experts from the field.

Each week we will cover new topics including:
*Healthy sexuality and preventing child sexual abuse hosted by Joan Tabachnick
*Healthy sexuality and gender norms hosted by Michael Munson
*Healthy sexuality for those in later life hosted by Alison Bellavance
*Consent and the Purity Myth hosted by Jessica Valenti

Join the Live Chat from 2-3pm EST on April 2, 10, 17, & 24.
http://twitter.com/nsvrc
#Tweetaboutit

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