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.

October 2013 – October 2014

Hope in the Light of Day: A Domestic Violence Awareness Month Commemoration @ Downtown RiverMarket
October 3, 2013 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
The Family Justice Center of Ouachita Parish is hosting a Domestic Violence Awareness Month Commemoration.  This year’s theme, “Hope in the Light of Day”, highlights [...]
NOTE: Registration is limited to OVW grantees. From a careful evaluation of the history, context, and severity of violence to forfeiture for wrongdoing determinations to [...]
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 [...]
Purple Balloon Release: A DVAM High School Event @ TBA
October 30, 2013 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
“Purple Balloon Release” is the culminating event for the Dollars for Domestic Violence fundraiser for high school students within Ouachita Parish. The high school [...]
The LIVE BUTTERFLY RELEASE is the culminating event for the winners of the Pennies for Peace elementary school domestic violence awareness and fundraising project. [...]
What is “Community Assessment” and How Can it Benefit My Community? @ Webinar
November 13, 2013 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
A goal of many OVW grantees is to change institutional practices that give rise to poor outcomes for survivors of violence against women. Praxis International [...]
Louisiana District Attorneys Association Fall Seminar @ New Orleans Marriott at the Convention Center
November 20, 2013 @ 10:00 am – November 22, 2013 @ 12:00 pm
For more information and to register: www.ldaa.org Or: http://modiphy.dnsconnect.net/~ldaaorg/main/events.php?page=event_02  
Presented by Teresa M. Garvey The application of Crawford principles in the context of forensic evidence continues to plague the criminal justice system. The United [...]
Louisiana’s 10th Annual Conference on Sexual Assault & Family Violence @ Baton Rouge Marriott
December 11, 2013 @ 11:00 am – December 13, 2013 @ 12:00 pm
Co-sponsored by LCADV and LAFASA, this exciting three days of workshops, exhibits and networking is Louisiana’s premier training event for professionals working with victims of sexual, domestic and family violence, and [...]
Inside the Mind of an Offender: Interview Techniques for Domestic Violence Cases @ Baton Rouge Police Dept.
March 14, 2014 @ 8:30 am – 12:00 pm
Join us for a half-day training that will take you inside the mind of a domestic violence offender and provide useful and effective interviewing techniques. Domestic [...]
Firearms and Domestic Violence @ Webinar
March 21, 2014 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
For more information and to register: http://conferences.bwjp.org/webconferencedetail.aspx?confid=369 Presenters: Daniel W. Webster, ScD, MPH is Director of the Johns Hopkins Center for Gun Policy and Research [...]
Inside the Mind of an Offender: Interview Techniques for Domestic Violence Cases @ Baton Rouge Police Department
March 28, 2014 @ 8:30 am – 12:00 pm
Join us for a half-day training that will take you inside the mind of a domestic violence offender and provide useful and effective interviewing techniques. Domestic [...]
Presenting the Case: Best Practices in Prosecution Charging Decisions @ Webinar
September 10, 2014 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
From a careful evaluation of the history, context, and severity of violence to forfeiture for wrongdoing determinations to guidelines for victim engagement, the Domestic Violence [...]
All too often, behaviors of victims cause the public and those in the criminal justice system to doubt a victim’s story.  In fact, it is [...]
Hope in the Light of Day: Celebrating Domestic Violence Survivors @ Downtown River Market
October 2, 2014 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Oct 2, 2014, 10am-11am, The Wellspring Domestic Violence Month Kickoff Event: “Hope in the Light of Day: Celebrating DV Survivors” Downtown RiverMarket 316 S. Grand [...]
Domestic Violence Forum @ UL Monroe, Student Union Ballroom
October 15, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Oct 15, 2014, 6pm-7pm Domestic Violence Forum University of Louisiana Monroe Student Union Ballroom Monroe, LA