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

Candlelight Vigil – Union Parish @ Claiborne Electric Meeting Room
October 3, 2013 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Union Parish October 3rd- 6:30pm Claiborne Electric Meeting Room 301 Franklin Street Farmerville, LA 71241
Candlelight Vigil – Jackson Parish @ Jonesboro Town Hall
October 8, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Jackson Parish October 8th- 6:00pm Jonesboro Town Hall 128 Allen Avenue Jonesboro, LA 71251  
Candlelight Vigil – Bienville Parish @ Arcadia City Hall
October 16, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Bienville Parish October 16th- 6:00pm Arcadia City Hall 1819 Railroad Avenue Arcadia, LA 71001
Prayer Brunch – Houma @ Greater St. Matthews Baptist Church
October 19, 2013 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Candlelight Vigil – Houma @ Terrebonne Parish Courthouse Square
October 23, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Candlelight Vigil – Claiborne Parish @ Presbyterian Church
October 24, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Claiborne Parish Octoboer 24th- 6:00pm Presbyterian Church 618 North 2th Street Homer, LA 71040
Lunch & Learn @ 1st United Methodist Church
October 25, 2013 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Candlelight Vigil – Lincoln Parish @ Lincoln Parish Library Community Room
October 31, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Lincoln Parish October 31st- 6:00pm Lincoln Parish Library Community Room 910 N Trenton Street Ruston, LA 71270
Teen Dating Violence and Protection Orders
November 4, 2013 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
This webinar will explore the topic of teen dating violence. Many teenagers and young adults are experiencing abuse in their relationships. This abuse can look [...]
Emerging Legal Issues for Domestic Violence Survivors @ Webinar
November 8, 2013 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
This webinar will address the current legal issues impacting victims of domestic violence, including lack of housing and employment protections, barriers in criminal justice [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
Louisiana Protective Order Registry Legal Seminar @ Lafayette, LA
February 21, 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 [...]
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
Louisiana Protective Order Registry Legal Seminar @ Natchitoches, LA
March 7, 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 [...]
Host: National Center on Protection Orders and Full Faith & Credit Presenter: Sandra Harrell, Director, Accessing Safety Initiative Center on Victimization and Safety, Vera Institute [...]
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 [...]
Louisiana Protective Order Registry Legal Seminar @ Baton Rouge, LA
April 11, 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 [...]
The Issue: Subpoenas Victims of sexual and domestic violence turn to community-based advocates for help Federal law and most states protect the confidentiality of victim/advocate [...]
What Can We Learn From Turned-Around Cases @ Webinar
April 30, 2014 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Presenters: Joyanna Silberg, Ph.D., Senior Consultant for Child and Adolescent Trauma at Sheppard Pratt Health System in Baltimore Maryland and the Executive Vice-President of the [...]
Description: Those who work with survivors of domestic violence, dating violence, stalking and sexual assault know that survivors’ experiences with abuse are often connected [...]
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 [...]
Improving Civil Protection Order Practices: Tools and TA Webinar @ Webinar
June 2, 2014 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Please join the National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges (NCJFCJ) and the National Center on Protection Orders and Full Faith and Credit (NCPOFFC) [...]
For more information and to register: http://www.ncdsv.org/images/NCDBW_When-DV-and-SA-Advocates-provide-expert-testimony-on-behalf-of-the-defense-part-1_6-3-2014.pdf Testifying on behalf of the defense in a criminal case can raise some questions and challenges for expert [...]
Wonderfully, there are a myriad of trainings for the field about victims’ rights and how to protect those rights.  Unfortunately, rarely do we discuss the [...]
Louisiana Protective Order Registry Legal Seminar @ Slidell, LA
June 13, 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 [...]
Per Capita Assistance for Victims of Trafficking @ Webinar
June 18, 2014 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
For more information and to register: https://www2.gotomeeting.com/register/534870514 Learn how to access financial support  to serve foreign national victims and survivors of human trafficking in your community! [...]