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.

August – October 2014

Aug
22
Fri
Louisiana Protective Order Registry Legal Seminar @ New Orleans, LA
Aug 22 @ 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 and federal statutes related to court protections for those affected by domestic abuse and dating violence.
  • Disseminate the updated v.7 version of the Guide to the LPOR, the standardized forms, and the related interactive software.

CLEs will be provided.

To register, visit www.lpor.org

 

Sep
18
Thu
Engaging Men to End Violence Against Women @ Webinar
Sep 18 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm

This webinar focuses on engaging men in violence prevention and intervention, exploring the value of engaging men, examining strengths and weaknesses of current initiatives and providing strategies and tools to engage men at the organizational level.

By the end of this webinar, participants will be able to:
1. Recognize the value in engaging men in anti-violence work
2. Consider the strengths and weaknesses of current efforts to engage men
3. Identify different tools and strategies to engage men in anti-violence work.

For more information: https://jwi.org/page.aspx?pid=2627&srctid=1&erid=5262613&trid=f250aeb4-c108-4d8b-ae83-035a219aa533#sthash.lDpCteQY.dpbs

Oct
3
Fri
Inside the Mind of an Offender: Interview Techniques for Domestic Violence Cases @ Holiday Inn Metairie
Oct 3 @ 8:30 am – 1:00 pm

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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 experts with decades of experience interacting with violent offenders will address:

- Advanced domestic violence dynamics
- Batterer tactics and characteristics
- Predominant aggressor determination
- Investigative interview techniques
- Crawford v. Washington implications
- Technology use by batterers

More information and registration: lcadv.org/offender-interviewing

Oct
17
Fri
Unmasking Domestic Violence Soiree @ Generations Hall
Oct 17 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Join us for our 2nd Annual

Unmasking Domestic Violence Soiree & Fundraiser

Soiree & Fundraiser will be held

Friday, October 17, 2014

8:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Generations Hall
310 Andrew Higgins Dr.

Event will honor Champions of the New Orleans Family Justice Center:

Louisiana Representative Helena N. Moreno

Senator J.P. Morrell

United Way of Southeast Louisiana

Oct
22
Wed
Domestic Violence Survivor’s Dinner – METRO
Oct 22 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Oct
23
Thu
Pillow of Peace DV Awareness Workshop @ Daughters of Charity N.O. East Health Center
Oct 23 @ 8:30 am – 3:30 pm
Oct
29
Wed
Raise A Glass For A Cause – Domestic Violence Awareness Event and Fundraiser for Metro
Oct 29 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Wednesday, October 29th – Raise A Glass For A Cause – Domestic Violence Awareness Event and Fundraiser for Metropolitan Center for Women and Children

For more information contact Metro at 504-837-5455.