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.

February – April 2014

YIKES! ? Retirement Planning for Advocates Over 50 @ Webinar
February 3, 2014 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
For many, planning for retirement is a mystery. Join us for a webinar that will help you unravel the mystery and reach your retirement goals. [...]
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 [...]
Cyber Stalking @ Webinar
February 12, 2014 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Cyberstalking is the use of the internet, email, facebook, or other electronic communications to stalk, and generally refers to a pattern of threatening or malicious [...]
Teen Survivor Support Groups: Promoting Resilience and Empowerment @ Webinar
February 13, 2014 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
How do you craft a psychoeducational support group for teen survivors of sexual abuse and assault that addresses their unique needs and acknowledges the effects [...]
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    
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 [...]
The key to the success of any non-profit organization begins with effective leadership and a strong board of directors. The board of directors serves [...]
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 [...]
Part 2 in a 3 part series on “Assessing Patterns of Coercive Control in Abusive Relationships”, this session expands from analysis and framing to skill-building, [...]
Promoting Crime Victims’ Rights with Social Media @ Webinar
March 11, 2014 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Social Media is central to how people connect, raise awareness, assert their rights and network. But how specifically can social media platforms work for crime [...]
To register: http://conferences.bwjp.org/webconferencedetail.aspx?confid=367 Presenter: Ed Heisler, Executive Director, Men As Peacemakers; Co-Coordinator, Minnesota Men’s Action Network (MN-MAN): Alliance to Prevent Sexual and Domestic Violence Description: [...]
Part of the Family: Animal Abuse and Family Violence @ Webinar
March 13, 2014 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Description: This webinar explores the link between intimate partner violence and animal abuse, focusing on strategies and options for supporting victims and their pets in [...]
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 [...]
 http://www.ncdsv.org/images/NLN-NRCDV_Intersections-of-GBV-and-Latin@-communities_3-2014.pdf Acompañe a la Red Nacional Latina para Familias y Comunidades Saludables mientras conversamos sobre la importancia de utilizar enfoques y herramientas culturalmente relevantes cuando [...]
Trans 101 for Victim Service Providers @ Webinar
March 13, 2014 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Description: This fast-paced webinar is designed to assist victim service providers in better serving transgender survivors of sexual assault and other forms of violence. Many [...]
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 [...]
Strategic Planning Basics @ Webinar
March 18, 2014 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
This management focused webinar will be an introduction to the strategic planning process with some practical tips and resources. Presented by Patrick Lemmon
Why Faith is Fundamental to Ending Domestic Violence @ Webinar
March 20, 2014 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
For more information and to register: https://www4.gotomeeting.com/register/276636783
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 [...]
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, [...]
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 [...]
Conference on Crimes Against Women
March 31, 2014 @ 8:00 am – April 2, 2014 @ 1:00 pm
The Mission of Conference on Crimes Against Women: To provide a national forum to disseminate the highest level of training, information and strategies to professionals [...]
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, [...]
LDAA 40th Annual Support Staff Conference
April 9, 2014 @ 9:00 am – April 11, 2014 @ 12:00 pm
The 2013-2014 Support Staff Training Committee – in conjunction with the Louisiana District Attorneys Association – Presents “The Jewels of the Offices: Spotlighting 40 Years [...]
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 [...]
Safe and Together™ Model Overview @ Webinar
April 24, 2014 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Domestic violence cases are often extremely challenging and concerning for child welfare systems and other professionals interested in the safety and well being of children. [...]