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 – May 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 [...]
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 [...]
4th Annual DV Awareness Workshop @ New Orleans Family Justice Center
October 17, 2013 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Presented by Crescent City Career Institute & Crescent City WIC Services, Inc. “Perinatal Implications of Domestic Violence” with guest speaker Jose Rivera, JD. RSVP REQUIRED. [...]
Unmasking Domestic Violence Soiree and Fundraising Event @ Blaine Kern's Mardi Gras World
October 20, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
For more information and to register: http://www.nofjc.org/event.html
For more information on this survivor’s dinner, contact Metropolitan Center for Women and Children at 504-837-5400.
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 [...]
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. [...]
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  
Are murderers and perpetrators of murder/suicide (terrorists) crazy?  Can we actually prevent the next violent attack or are we relegated to responding/reacting to violence? After Adam [...]
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 [...]
Substance Abuse, Trauma & Domestic Violence Series, Webinar 8 with Karen Foley, MSW & Patti Bland, M.A. CDP To register: https://ncdvtmh.webex.com/mw0307l/mywebex/default.do?siteurl=ncdvtmh
Children Exposed to Violence: When Domestic Violence Meets Child Abuse @ Lafayette Parish Sheriff's Office Community Training Center
January 14, 2014 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Children Exposed to Violence: When Domestic Violence Meets Child Abuse @ Lafayette Parish Sheriff's Office Community Training Center | Lafayette | Louisiana | United States
Target Audience: This activity has been designed to meet the educational needs of nurses, physicians, and other health and legal professionals involved in the [...]
Louisiana Protective Order Registry Legal Seminar @ Jefferson Parish, Westbank
January 24, 2014 @ 8:00 am – 12:30 pm
The LPOR Legal Seminar will: Explain how the protective order registry works. Explain the appropriate use of the mandatory order forms. Identify and discuss state [...]
Enhancing Judicial Skills in Domestic Violence Cases Workshop @ Doubletree New Orleans
February 9, 2014 @ 8:00 am – February 12, 2014 @ 5:00 pm
To register: http://njidv.org/education-opportunities/ejs-dv.html The workshop will address the topics described below, using hypothetical case problems, role-play exercises, small group discussions, faculty demonstrations, and a working [...]
PEP for Prevention of HIV: When, Why & How @ Webinar
February 13, 2014 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
This webinar is one of a series addressing the National Protocol for Sexual Assault Medical Forensic Examinations of Adults and Adolescents. The National Protocol recommendations encourage prophylaxis [...]
Presented in partnership with Futures Without Violence and Project Connect. For more information: http://www.ncdsv.org/images/FJCA_Creating-solutions-addressing-the-health-needs-of-IPV-survivors-in-FJC_2-19-2014.pdf    
American Psychology-Law Society Annual Conference @ New Orleans Sheraton
March 6, 2014 @ 8:30 am – March 8, 2014 @ 5:00 pm
  For more information and to register: http://www.apadivisions.org/division-41/news-events/annual-conference.aspx?apaSessionKey=A4E9DBE1F0288AF64BD72C7A814EAF08
What Everyone Who Works with Victims Needs to Know About Offenders @ Webinar
March 13, 2014 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
There are many key research findings that people who work with sexual abuse victims may be unaware of due to busyness and a lack of [...]
Presenters: The Domestic Violence Workgroup, National Child  Traumatic Stress Network: Miriam Berkman, JD, LCSW, Private Praactice Clinician, New Haven, CT. Rebecca Brown, LCSW, Clinical/Implementation Coordinator, [...]
Darkness to Light – Stewards of Children @ Childrens Hospital
April 4, 2014 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Darkness to Light is the leading evidence based child sexual abuse prevention program in the country. The training programs aims to empower adults to prevent, [...]
19th National Conference on Child Abuse and Neglect @ Hyatt Regency
April 30, 2014 @ 8:15 am – May 2, 2014 @ 2:00 pm
The Children’s Bureau’s Office on Child Abuse and Neglect (OCAN) is pleased to announce the 19th National Conference on Child Abuse and Neglect, which will [...]
Human Trafficking: The Role of the Health Care Provider @ webinar
May 14, 2014 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Description: What can healthcare providers do to help victims of human trafficking? Many healthcare providers, who interact with human trafficking victims, are unaware that [...]