Tennessee Coalition to End Domestic & Sexual Violence
The Coalition will host the 3rd Annual Rape Prevention & Education Institute August 24-26, 2011 in Nashville at HOliday Inn Select Vanderbilt. Registration will begin at 8:30 am C.S.T. on Wednesday, August 24, 2011. The Rape Prevention & Education Institute is a three day prevention based conference providing training opportunities, networking, and information to advocates working in the sexual assault prevention field.
The 2011 Institute will feature nationally recognized speakers:
Emiliano Diaz de Leon, Texas Association Against Sexual Assault
Ben Privot, The Consensual Project
Jamie Utt, Diversity Consultant and Professional Trainer
*Strategies for Involving College Students in Prevention Work
*Prevention in the LGBTQ Community
*Bystander Intervention in Spanish speaking Migrant Communities
*The Role of Consent in Prevention
*Primary Prevention Advocacy through Social Media
*And much more!
This year's Rape Prevention & Education Institute registration is free to participants. All meals and lodging will be on your own. Hotel accommodations can be arranged by contacting Charlotte Siegel with Holiday Inn Select Vanderbilt at 615-321-8250. Take advantage of the special room rate of $110.00/night when reservations are made by July 26, 2011.
*NOTE: The Coalition has a limited number of travel scholarships available that provide hotel accomodations for Tuesday, August 23 - Friday, August 26. Registration for this training will be closed August 19, 2011 or wehn the space is full.