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 – June 2014

Lake Charles DVAM Kickoff @ Lake Charles courthouse
October 1, 2013 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Oct. 1st at noon Oasis will have a display on the steps of the courthouse downtown and a small ceremony. For more information, contact Oasis at [...]
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 [...]
Allen Parish Balloon Release and Survivor Celebration @ Allen Parish Council on Aging
October 10, 2013 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Allen Parish balloon release is Oct. 10th 10:00 am at the Allen Parish Council on Aging. We will also celebrate survivors of domestic violence with [...]
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 [...]
Cameron Balloon Release and Survivor Celebration @ Cameron Council on Aging
October 11, 2013 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Balloon Release and Survivor Celebration- the balloon release in Cameron is scheduled for 10:00 am on Oct. 11th at the Cameron Council on Aging. For [...]
DV Awareness Walk – Lake Charles @ Vinton Sheriff's Substation
October 12, 2013 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
flyer for walk   Oasis will host a run/walk from Vinton’s Sheriff’s Substation to Lake Charles Civic Center is on Oct. 12th the run will [...]
Flowers on the Lake – Lake Charles @ Lake Charles Civic Center Seawall
October 29, 2013 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Oct. 29th at 5:30 pm at the Civic Center Seawall Oasis will recognize those who have lost their lives due to domestic violence, we will have [...]
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. [...]
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 [...]
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, [...]
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 [...]
Why Does Concussion Affect Men Differently Than Women? @ Webinar
June 12, 2014 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
here is increasing concern in the military and sports medicine communities that concussive events may have different effects on men compared with women. Controversy exists [...]
Safe and Positive: The Intersection of Domestic Violence and HIV/AIDS @ Baton Rouge Area Foundation
June 24, 2014 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Join us for this dynamic half-day training, presented by LCADV in partnership with HIV/AIDS Alliance for Region Two (HAART).  Domestic violence and HIV/AIDS experts will [...]
Reproductive Coercion @ Webinar
June 26, 2014 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Description: Reproductive Coercion is a relatively new concept in the field—simply defined, it is when a partner is trying to get a woman pregnant against [...]