Training and Event Calendar

This event calendar is provided as a service to our members and the public. An event may be cancelled at any time. Please confirm the event with the sponsor prior to making travel plans. To submit an event, please contact us.

September – October 2013

Advocates as Expert Witnesses @ ICADV Webinar
September 10, 2013 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
As a DV advocate, you likely have more than enough experience to testify as an expert witness on the subject of domestic violence in both [...]
Key Strategies in Implementing Assessment Findings @ Webinar
September 11, 2013 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Registration limited to OVW grantees. At its best, the process of community assessment is both an effective community organizing tool and also a process for [...]
This webinar will examine the rise in domestic violence related Homicide/Suicides.  What are the warning signs and how can these tragedies be prevented.  This webinar will look [...]
Bystander Intervention: Focusing on Social Justice @ PreventConnect Webinar
September 12, 2013 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Bystander intervention has emerged as a popular and powerful strategy for the prevention of sexual and domestic violence.  This web conference will further national dialogue [...]
Women at the Crossroads: DV Survivors with Criminal Justice Involvement, Part 1 @ NCDBW Webinar
September 12, 2013 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
PART 1 of a 2 part series: Women are among the fastest growing criminal justice population. Currently, there are over one million adult women [...]
This webinar attempts to “de-mystify” the term Evidence Based Practices (EBPs). Using the CDC’s “Guide to the Continuum of Evidence Effectiveness”, the webinar describes the [...]
UNITY RoadMap: Framework for Preventing Youth Violence @ Webinar
September 16, 2013 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Violence is preventable, and more U.S. cities are exploring public health approaches to create safe, thriving communities. Prevention Institute developed the UNITY RoadMap for cities [...]
Use of Technology in Intimate Partner Stalking Conference
September 17, 2013 @ 9:00 am – September 19, 2013 @ 5:00 pm
Hosted by the Stalking Resource Center and NNEDV, this foundational conference will feature an array of nationally renowned trainers on the issues of intimate partner stalking [...]
Building Blocks of Success: How to Engage Schools and Communities @ Break the Cycle Webinar
September 17, 2013 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
This is the second of a three-part webinar series will share tips and best practices on how to talk about the issue, how to engage [...]
Secret Survivor’s Tools for Strengthening your Prevention Efforts @ PreventConnect Web Conference
September 17, 2013 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Part of PreventConnect’s 2013-2014 Ending Child Sexual Abuse web conference series, Secret Survivor’s Tools for Strengthening your Prevention Efforts, will be a web-based conference discussing [...]
The National PREA Standards: Confidentiality, Ethics, and the Law @ Webinar
September 17, 2013 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
This webinar focuses on the national PREA Standards and the impact of professional ethical obligations and confidentiality laws for sexual abuse victims in custodial settings. [...]
Financial Justice for Trafficking Victims in the United States @ NCVLI Webinar
September 19, 2013 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Facilitated by NCVLI’s Terry Campos J.D., this webinar will address the financial recovery rights of human trafficking victims, including criminal restitution as well as civil [...]
Advocacy Opportunities in the Child Welfare System @ Webinar
September 23, 2013 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
The Resource Center on Domestic Violence: Child Protection and Custody, a project of the National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges, brings you [...]
Women at the Crossroads: DV Survivors with Criminal Justice Involvement, Part 2 @ NCDBW Webinar
September 23, 2013 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Part 2 of a 2 part series. At year-end 2007, there were more than 1.27 million women in prison or jail, or on parole or [...]
A strangulation assault may leave no visible external injuries such as bruises or marks. Over 50-80% of strangulation victims do not present visible, external injuries.  While [...]
Because We Have Daughters @ webinar
September 25, 2013 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Because We Have Daughters (BWHD) is a powerful tool for engaging men in the work to end violence against women and girls. In this [...]
Housing Policy and Systems Advocacy for Domestic Violence Survivors @ Webinar
September 25, 2013 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
In this training, faculty will discuss: the intersection of homelessness and domestic violence and the need for creative advocacy; how to craft a housing advocacy [...]
The Changing Racial Dynamics of Women’s Incarceration @ BWJP Webinar
September 25, 2013 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
In February, The Sentencing Project released the report, The Changing Racial Dynamics of Women’s Incarceration, written by Marc Mauer.  This webinar, presented by the report’s [...]
Civil and Criminal Protection Orders and the Role of Probation/Parole @ Webinar
September 26, 2013 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Criminal no-contact orders and civil protection orders are in place for many defendants/respondents who are under the supervision of probation/parole departments.  This teleconference explores the [...]
  Faculty will explore the various ways that critical systems have historically betrayed the trust of battered women and sexual assault survivors.  The three institutions [...]
Intimate Partner Violence: Risk, Danger, Military Personnel, and Veterans @ BWJP Webinar
October 10, 2013 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
The Battered Women’s Justice Project (BWJP) is pleased to announce a webinar on the current use of risk assessment tools in the criminal justice and [...]
Identifying, Investigating, and Prosecuting Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Strangulation Cases @ Tulane University School of Law
October 11, 2013 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Specialized experts in the identification, investigation, and documenta­tion of strangulation in intimate partner violence cases will cover the following:   Findings from a study of 300 [...]
Building Blocks of Success: How to Talk to Teens and Work with Survivors @ Break the Cycle Webinar
October 15, 2013 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
This is the third of a three-part webinar series will share tips and best practices on how to talk about the issue, how to engage [...]
Power of Organizational Practices: Innovations to Keep Kids Safer @ PreventConnect Web Conference
October 15, 2013 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Part of PreventConnect’s 2013-2014 Ending Child Sexual Abuse web conference series, Power of Organizational Practices: Innovations to Keep Kids Safer, will be a web-based conference [...]
Trends in Clinical Teaching: Collaborations and Case Types @ BWJP Webinar
October 15, 2013 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Jeana Lungwitz, director of the Domestic Violence Clinic at the University of Texas School of Law, will be joined by social worker, Terry Secrest, and [...]
Prayer Brunch – Houma @ Greater St. Matthews Baptist Church
October 19, 2013 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Risk Assessment Skills for Advocates @ BWJP Webinar
October 22, 2013 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Advocates understand the importance of risk assessment though some many struggle with how to conduct assessments in a trauma informed way. A four-stage process for [...]
This webinar is hosted by Law Students for Reproductive Justice. Kelli Garcia, Senior Counsel at the National Women’s Law Center, will be joined by special [...]
Candlelight Vigil – Houma @ Terrebonne Parish Courthouse Square
October 23, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Darkness to Light: Stewards of Children Training @ New Orleans Children's Advocacy Center
October 25, 2013 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Stewards of Children is the only nationally research based child sexual abuse program for adults. This program will increase knowledge, improve attitudes and change child-protective [...]