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 [...]
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  
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 [...]
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
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 [...]
Louisiana Protective Order Registry Legal Seminar @ New Orleans, LA
May 16, 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 [...]
Darkness to Light – Stewards of Children @ Children's Hospital
June 6, 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, [...]
Attorney General’s Office Basic 2-Day Domestic Violence Course for Law Enforcement @ Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office Training Center
July 23, 2014 @ 10:15 am – July 24, 2014 @ 11:15 am
The Louisiana Attorney General’s Office and P.O.S.T. invite your department to participate in classes to be held in your area as a part of our [...]
Darkness to Light – Stewards of Children @ Childrens Hospital
August 1, 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, [...]
Creative Solutions to Strengthen Advocacy Options and Healing for Immigrant Survivors @ Hyatt French Quarter
August 6, 2014 @ 8:00 am – August 7, 2014 @ 5:00 pm
Join us for plenary sessions followed by interactive workshops that provide opportunities for in-depth information, skill building exercises, practice opportunities and group discussions. Participants will [...]
Louisiana Protective Order Registry Legal Seminar @ New Orleans, LA
August 22, 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 [...]
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 [...]
Inside the Mind of an Offender: Interview Techniques for Domestic Violence Cases @ Holiday Inn Metairie
October 3, 2014 @ 8:30 am – 1:00 pm
Inside the Mind of an Offender: Interview Techniques for Domestic Violence Cases @ Holiday Inn Metairie
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 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
Wednesday, October 29th – Raise A Glass For A Cause – Domestic Violence Awareness Event and Fundraiser for Metropolitan Center for Women and Children For more [...]