Date/Time: 
10/07/2008 (All day) to 10/10/2008 (All day)
Location
City: 
Albany
Country: 
253
Sponsoring Agency: 
Georgia Network to End Sexual Assault
Description: 

Trainings will be facilitated by GNESA Staff, Co-Sponsoring Rape Crisis Center Staff, and Local Community Partners

To Register, call GNESA at 404-815-5261 or e-mail arobertson@gnesa.org . Please indicate which date you plan to attend. Training is FREE to all.

Agenda:

Day 1: Role of the Rape Crisis Center

8:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. ----------History of the Rape Crisis Center Movement
8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. --------Societal Issues That Lead to Rape
10:00 a.m. - 10:15 a.m. ------Break
10:15 a.m. - 11.15 p.m. ------Portrayal of Women
- Property
- Media
- Pornography
- Sex role Stereotypes
11:15 p.m. - 11:30 AM------Rape Crisis Centers in Georgia
11:30-11:45 AM----------------Role of Georgia Network to End Sexual Assault
11:45 AM -1 PM---------------Lunch
1:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. -------Local RCC Advocate/ Director Presentation
- policies
- procedures
- Services offered by SAC's
1:30p.m. - 2:30 PM p.m. --Tour of local program
2:30 p.m.-2:45 p.m.----------Break
2:45p.m.- 3:00 p.m.----------Suicide Risk
-assessment
-next steps
3:00 a.m.-3:30 a.m.----------Role Play for Suicide Assessment
3:30 PM Adjourn

Day 2: Roles of the Advocate

8:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. -----------Helping Skills
8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. -----------Role Play of skills
- Active Listening
-Verbal Messages
-Non-Verbal Messages
-Empathy
9:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. ---------Ethics-General Ethical Issues
-Confidentiality
-Dual Relationships
10:00 a.m.-10:15 a.m. ----------Break
10:15 a.m.- 11:00 a.m.----------Ethical Dilemma Vignettes
11:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. --------Boundaries with clients
-Safety when working with victims
-Victims under the influence
-Self care
11:45 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. --------Lunch
1:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. -----------Sexual Assault 101
-Statistics
-Impact of Victimization
-Myths about SA
-Reasons victims will not report to Law Enforcement
-Working Definitions
-Common Victim Responses
-Untruthful, Incomplete, orInaccurate Statements Made by the Victim
3:30 Adjourn

Day 3: Issues Facing the Victim and Community Partners

8:00 a.m.-8:30 a.m.-------------Underserved Victim Concerns
8:30 a.m.-9:15 a.m.-------------After Care Concerns of the Victim
-HIV
-Pregnancy
-Mental Health Concerns
9:15 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. -----------PTSD
9:30 a.m. - 9:45 a.m. -----------Victims with Mental Illness
9:45 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. ---------Break
10 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. ------------Role of SANE
10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. -------Tour local Hospital/ Exam area
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 Noon ------Role of SART and Law Enforcement
12:00 p.m. - 1:15 p.m. ---------Lunch
1:15 p.m.- 1:45 p.m.------------Judicial Role
1:45 p.m.-2:00 p.m.-------------Life After Sexual Assault
2:00 p.m. - 2:15 p.m. ----------Break
2:15 p.m.-3:30 p.m. ------------Role of District Attorney
-Overview of the Criminal Justice System
-Working Definitions According to Georgia Law
-Rape
-Sexual Assault
-Sexual Battery
-Stalking
-Statutory Rape
Adjourn 3:30 PM

Date/Time: 
11/04/2008 (All day) to 11/07/2008 (All day)
Location
City: 
Winder
Country: 
253
Sponsoring Agency: 
Georgia Network to End Sexual Assault
Description: 

Trainings will be facilitated by GNESA Staff, Co-Sponsoring Rape Crisis Center Staff, and Local Community Partners

To Register, call GNESA at 404-815-5261 or e-mail arobertson@gnesa.org . Please indicate which date you plan to attend. Training is FREE to all.

Agenda:

Day 1: Role of the Rape Crisis Center

8:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. ----------History of the Rape Crisis Center Movement
8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. --------Societal Issues That Lead to Rape
10:00 a.m. - 10:15 a.m. ------Break
10:15 a.m. - 11.15 p.m. ------Portrayal of Women
- Property
- Media
- Pornography
- Sex role Stereotypes
11:15 p.m. - 11:30 AM------Rape Crisis Centers in Georgia
11:30-11:45 AM----------------Role of Georgia Network to End Sexual Assault
11:45 AM -1 PM---------------Lunch
1:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. -------Local RCC Advocate/ Director Presentation
- policies
- procedures
- Services offered by SAC's
1:30p.m. - 2:30 PM p.m. --Tour of local program
2:30 p.m.-2:45 p.m.----------Break
2:45p.m.- 3:00 p.m.----------Suicide Risk
-assessment
-next steps
3:00 a.m.-3:30 a.m.----------Role Play for Suicide Assessment
3:30 PM Adjourn

Day 2: Roles of the Advocate

8:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. -----------Helping Skills
8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. -----------Role Play of skills
- Active Listening
-Verbal Messages
-Non-Verbal Messages
-Empathy
9:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. ---------Ethics-General Ethical Issues
-Confidentiality
-Dual Relationships
10:00 a.m.-10:15 a.m. ----------Break
10:15 a.m.- 11:00 a.m.----------Ethical Dilemma Vignettes
11:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. --------Boundaries with clients
-Safety when working with victims
-Victims under the influence
-Self care
11:45 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. --------Lunch
1:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. -----------Sexual Assault 101
-Statistics
-Impact of Victimization
-Myths about SA
-Reasons victims will not report to Law Enforcement
-Working Definitions
-Common Victim Responses
-Untruthful, Incomplete, orInaccurate Statements Made by the Victim
3:30 Adjourn

Day 3: Issues Facing the Victim and Community Partners

8:00 a.m.-8:30 a.m.-------------Underserved Victim Concerns
8:30 a.m.-9:15 a.m.-------------After Care Concerns of the Victim
-HIV
-Pregnancy
-Mental Health Concerns
9:15 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. -----------PTSD
9:30 a.m. - 9:45 a.m. -----------Victims with Mental Illness
9:45 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. ---------Break
10 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. ------------Role of SANE
10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. -------Tour local Hospital/ Exam area
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 Noon ------Role of SART and Law Enforcement
12:00 p.m. - 1:15 p.m. ---------Lunch
1:15 p.m.- 1:45 p.m.------------Judicial Role
1:45 p.m.-2:00 p.m.-------------Life After Sexual Assault
2:00 p.m. - 2:15 p.m. ----------Break
2:15 p.m.-3:30 p.m. ------------Role of District Attorney
-Overview of the Criminal Justice System
-Working Definitions According to Georgia Law
-Rape
-Sexual Assault
-Sexual Battery
-Stalking
-Statutory Rape
 

Date/Time: 
11/14/2008 (All day)
Location
City: 
Atlanta
Country: 
253
Sponsoring Agency: 
Center for Black Women’s Wellness
Description: 

On Friday, November 14th, 2008 Center for Black Women’s Wellness in Atlanta will host its 20th Anniversary Awards Reception to celebrate the incomparable value that CBWW has made to the Atlanta community. During the event we will also celebrate the achievements of those who have made a difference in the area of women's health. Please email nadine@cbww.org  to nominate individuals and organizations who have made an impact on Black women's health.

 

Date/Time: 
06/17/2009 (All day) to 06/20/2009 (All day)
Location
Address: 

Omni Hotel at the CNN Center

City: 
Atlanta
Country: 
253
Sponsoring Agency: 
American Professional Society on the Abuse of Children
Description: 

Seminars have been designed primarily for professionals in mental health, medicine and nursing, law, law enforcement, education, prevention, research, advocacy, child protection services, and allied fields. All aspects of child maltreatment will be addressed including prevention, assessment, intervention and treatment with victims, perpetrators and families affected by physical, sexual and psychological abuse and neglect. Cultural considerations will also be addressed.
 

Date/Time: 
10/21/2009 (All day) to 10/24/2009 (All day)
Location
Address: 

Crowne Plaza Ravinia
4355 Ashford Dunwoody Road

City: 
Atlanta
Postal Code: 
30346
Country: 
253
Sponsoring Agency: 
International Association of Forensic Nurses
Description: 

Celebrating the Nurse in Forensic Nursing

Location

4770 Buford Highway NE, Mailstop K65 Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Atlanta, GA 30341-3724
United States
Phone: 770-488-1506
Fax: 770-488-1667

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Location

2000 L Street, NW, Suite 406
Washington, GA 20036
United States
Phone: 202-544-1034
Fax: 202-544-3556

Online

Phone/Fax

Toll-Free:
800-656-4673

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