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.

March – June 2014

Women Chefs’ Show Off @ Belle of Baton Rouge
March 20, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Join us for Unlimited Dining from over 40 chefs, Live m usic by Kenny Fife & The Bac Trac Band, and both Live & Silent [...]
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 [...]
Purple & Teal Reception @ Juban's
April 15, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
You are invited to join Louisiana Coalition Against Domestic Violence and Louisiana Foundation Against Sexual Assault for a reception in honor of domestic and sexual [...]
LCADV & LAFASA Day at the Capitol @ Louisiana State Capitol
April 16, 2014 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
You are invited to join Louisiana Coalition Against Domestic Violence and Louisiana Foundation Against Sexual Assault at the Louisiana State Capitol as we advocate for survivors [...]
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. [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
Attorney General’s Office Basic 2-Day Domestic Violence Course for Law Enforcement @ Lafayette Parish Sheriff's Office
June 4, 2014 @ 9:00 am – June 5, 2014 @ 5:00 pm
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 [...]
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 [...]
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, [...]
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 [...]
Children and Domestic Violence @ Webinar
June 11, 2014 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
For more information and to register: http://www.ncdsv.org/images/NCDVTMH_Bldg-trauma-informed-services-for-children-youth-and-parents-impacted-by-DV-series_Jun-Jul-2014.pdf
Learning from Survivors: Focus Groups and Other Tools @ Webinar
June 11, 2014 @ 2:00 pm – 3:15 pm
Focus groups, group interviews, talking circles, etc. allow an opportunity for us to learn from the first hand experiences real people have with the systems [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]