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Colleges, Restorative Justice, and Title IX

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Network for Victim Recovery of DC
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Colleges, Restorative Justice, and Title IX  Feb 15, 2018 2:00 PM 3:30 PM EST In this 90-minute webinar, expert panelists Dr. Mary Koss, Dr. Kaaren Williamsen, and Dr. David Karp, will draw on their varied experiences in the fields of sexual assault, Title IX, and Restorative Justice, to discuss the basics of Restorative Justice, its potential applications for Title IX cases, as well as issues for schools to consider when determining whether to implement restorative processes within the context of Title IX. Webinar attendees are encouraged and will have the opportunity to submit questions. The Network for Victim Recovery of DC is hosting this webinar.  
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How to Build Organizational Capacity to Support Sexual and Domestic Violence Prevention

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PreventConnect
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How to Build Organizational Capacity to Support Sexual and Domestic Violence Prevention WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 28, 2018 TIME ZONE TIME HAWAII (HST/HDT) 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM ALASKA (AKST/AKDT) 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM PACIFIC (PST/PDT) 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM MOUNTAIN (MST/MDT) 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM CENTRAL (CST/CDT) 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM EASTERN (EST/EDT) 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM Capacity building is not just about developing and implementing a program, but rather incorporating sexual and domestic violence prevention into all aspects of an agency’s work, with attention to issues of equity. When organizations have the ability to make prevention and health equity a priority, they can better support the social change that is necessary to stop sexual and domestic violence before violence it even happens. Join us for this web conference centered on how organizations can change their internal and external strategies to better support primary prevention and serve communities.
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Interacting with Traumatized Clients: From Knowledge to Skill Practice

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National Criminal Justice Training Center- Fox Valley Technical College
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Lynn Chernich
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chernich@fvtc.edu
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Interacting with Traumatized Clients: From Knowledge to Skill Practice Tuesday, March 13, 2018 | 10:00 am - 11:30 am CST Gain knowledge and skills in interviewing trauma survivors, and identifying and responding to trauma-based behaviors. Discuss vicarious trauma and secondary trauma (compassion fatigue) and how it affects those in the helping profession. Learn some new self care tips that can be used to avoid burn-out.
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The Long Reach of Intergenerational Trauma: Connecting the Dots

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National Criminal Justice Training Center- Fox Valley Technical College
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Lynn Chernich
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(855) 866-2582
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chernich@fvtc.edu
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The Long Reach of Intergenerational Trauma: Connecting the Dots Tuesday, February 27, 2018 | 10:00 am - 11:30 am CST Gain a deeper understanding of who trauma impacts and how it presents itself within the US population. Hear about intergenerational trauma and survival from Viktor Frankl, a World War II survivor who will share first hand experiences with you. Learn how trauma and criminal behavior are connected.
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What is Trauma?

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National Criminal Justice Training Center- Fox Valley Technical College
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Lynn Chernich
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(855) 866-2582
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chernich@fvtc.edu
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What is Trauma? Tuesday, February 6, 2018 | 10:00 am - 11:30 am CST Learn about the basic definition of trauma and what it means to be trauma-informed. Examine how stress and trauma impact the brain and the primary areas of the brain involved with responses to stress. Learn about various types of trauma, i.e. inter-generational, childhood, and complex trauma, and what should be considered when working with clients who have experienced trauma.
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Raising the Bar: Best Practices for Legal Advocacy for People with Disabilities

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Vera Institute Center on Victimization and Safety
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Raising the Bar: Best Practices for Legal Advocacy for People with Disabilities Tuesday 23 January 2018, 02:00 PM - 03:30 PM Navigating the legal system can be challenging in the best of circumstances. When you also have a disability, additional barriers will arise. Legal advocates need to ensure that they are prepared to best provide services for people with disabilities as well as ensuring that courts are prepared to provide necessary accommodations. This webinar will explore best practices for legal advocates as well as innovative work to help survivors with disabilities and Deaf survivors navigate the legal system.
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From Foundations to Innovations: Applying a public health approach to prevent sexual and domestic violence

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PreventConnect
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From Foundations to Innovations: Applying a public health approach to prevent sexual and domestic violence WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 17, 2018 TIME ZONE & TIME HAWAII (HST/HDT) 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM ALASKA (AKST/AKDT) 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM PACIFIC (PST/PDT) 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM MOUNTAIN (MST/MDT) 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM CENTRAL (CST/CDT) 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM EASTERN (EST/EDT) 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM This introductory web conference will provide an overview to the 2018 PreventConnect series and review the fundamentals of a public health approach to preventing sexual and domestic violence. We will highlight emerging themes in the field and introduce the THRIVE framework to help identify underlying contributors of sexual and domestic violence. Guests will then highlight innovative practices that address these factors and discuss how to use the Spectrum of Prevention to create comprehensive prevention strategies.
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#PowerInPrevention Ending Child Sexual Abuse: Updates on Child Sexual Abuse Prevention with Elementary School Ages

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PreventConnect
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#PowerInPrevention Ending Child Sexual Abuse: Updates on Child Sexual Abuse Prevention with Elementary School Ages TUESDAY, JANUARY 16, 2018 TIME ZONE - TIME HAWAII (HST/HDT) 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM ALASKA (AKST/AKDT) 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM PACIFIC (PST/PDT) 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM MOUNTAIN (MST/MDT) 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM CENTRAL (CST/CDT) 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM EASTERN (EST/EDT) 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM   A lot has been learned about child sexual abuse prevention education and programs since they began in the mid 1970s. This web conference mines the wisdom of lessons learned that led to key changes in two national model programs including the relevance of social emotional learning and system wide prevention and response systems for children and teens with disabilities.
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Sport is Part of the Solution to Ending Sexual and Domestic Violence: Launching Raliance’s NEW Sport + Prevention Center

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PreventConnect
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Sport is Part of the Solution to Ending Sexual and Domestic Violence: Launching Raliance’s NEW Sport + Prevention Center WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 6, 2017 TIME ZONE & TIME HAWAII (HST/HDT) 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM ALASKA (AKST/AKDT) 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM PACIFIC (PST/PDT) 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM MOUNTAIN (MST/MDT) 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM CENTRAL (CST/CDT) 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM EASTERN (EST/EDT) 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM Raliance, powered by PreventConnect, presents the launch of the Sport + Prevention Center, an online resource to support the sport community in ending sexual and domestic violence in one generation. This web conference will showcase this exciting new resource that includes a prevention database, key research, a roadmap (or Theory of Change) and a learning exchange. Join us to learn more about the Sport + Prevention Center, and to engage in discussion around promising practices in sexual and domestic violence prevention in and through sport.
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Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) Grant Recipient Survivor Confidentiality Requirements

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Victim Rights Law Center
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Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) Grant Recipient Survivor Confidentiality Requirements Thursday, November 16, 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. PT (1:00–2:00 pm Eastern) Are you a new VAWA grantee? Are you an experienced VAWA grantee who is not yet familiar with the new VAWA confidentiality regulations that went into effect December 2016? If so, this is the webinar for you! The Victim Rights Law Center (VRLC) is a national technical assistance provider on privacy issues for all OVW grantees. VRLC is offering this interactive, 1-hour, webinar to help lawyers, advocates, and other OVW grantees understand and apply VAWA’s confidentiality requirements. The webinar will provide an overview of the basic VAWA confidentiality requirements, including the most recent confidentiality regulations, followed by a discussion of frequently asked questions such as: When does VAWA allow the release of a survivor’s confidential information? What is required for a VAWA-compliant release of information? How does case law effect the definition of “court mandate” under VAWA?
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