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 – June 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. [...]
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    
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 [...]
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 [...]
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, [...]
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. [...]
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: In January 2014, President Obama announced the launch of a new task force to prevent sexual violence on college campuses. Citing that 1 [...]
Resource Showcase: Safe Church Initiatives @ Webinar
May 1, 2014 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
For more information and to register: https://www4.gotomeeting.com/register/519697807
Recent national data indicates that 6.6 million people are stalked in a one year period in the United States; yet stalking is a crime that [...]
Description: Those who work with survivors of domestic violence, dating violence, stalking and sexual assault know that survivors’ experiences with abuse are often connected [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
Trauma-Informed Care and Military-Related IPV Survivors @ Webinar
June 5, 2014 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
For more information and to register: http://conferences.bwjp.org/webconferencedetail.aspx?confid=382 The Battered Women’s Justice Project (BWJP) is pleased to announce a webinar on trauma-informed care for intimate partner [...]
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 [...]