In this unique, first-of-its-kind Messaging Summit, participants will learn from nationally renowned communication experts about the fundamentals of strategic communication-about what works and why - and come away with a framework for the creation of powerful messages that will resonate far into the future.Who should attend? Domestic violence professionals, stakeholders and allied organizations who want to learn and effectively apply the fundamentals of persuasive messaging.
Gain an increased awareness and understanding of state-of-the-art research on effective approaches. What works best and why?
Learn to avoid common messaging pitfalls.
Become familiar with and be able to apply concepts such as framing and metaphor, and understand the role emotions play in persuasive messaging strategies.
Respond effectively to harmful narratives as they emerge.
Identify and assess the strengths and weaknesses of current messaging efforts, and brainstorm new approaches.
Learn why our approach to reaching victims of violence may be falling short and what
Office for Victims of Crime-Training and Technical Assistance Center
Instructors: Janice Harris Lord & Angie McCown
This training provides an overview of the definitions and symptoms of Compassion Fatigue, Burnout, Vicarious Trauma, and Secondary Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. The training will include an interactive exploration of self-care techniques, strategies for recognizing symptoms of Compassion Fatigue, and strategies managers can use to ensure balance and self-care for those that they supervise. Anyone working in the field of victim services, or anyone working with victims of crime in related fields could benefit from this training. Through case studies, role-playing, and other interactive exercises, you will gain the knowledge and skills to lessen the impact of Compassion Fatigue while enhancing your professional and personal well-being. Participants will:
Identify sources of stress and trauma.
Examine the physical, cognitive, emotional and spiritual impact of stress and trauma.
Explain how to recognize and understand the symptoms of compassion fatigue and vicarious trauma.
Review how to develop healthy coping skills and build resilience.
Develop a professional and personal care plan to minimize the risk of compassion fatigue.
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