Upcoming Webinar sponsored by the National Center on Domestic Violence, Trauma and Mental Health

Two-Spirit Healing and Wellbeing Frameworks: Discussing Two-Spirit, GNC, and LGB Resilience Thursday March 30, 2017 2:00 – 3:30 pm CST Presented by: Harlan Pruden Founder – Northeast Two-Spirit Society, Managing Editor – TwoSpiritJournal.com, PhD Candidate – University of British Columbia Erin C. Miller, MCV, MPS, CTSS Newton-Wellesley Hospital This webinar… Continue Reading Upcoming Webinar sponsored by the National Center on Domestic Violence, Trauma and Mental Health

ACASA to Sponsor Workshop on Neurobiology of Trauma

Nationally recognized presenter, Dr. Janine D’Anniballe will present on the topics of “The Neurobiology of Trauma, Current Trends in Sexual Assault, Identifying and Working with Secondary Trauma, and Treatment Models for Working with Adult Survivors.” April 13, 2017 8:00am-5:00pm HeiferInternational 1 World Avenue Little Rock, AR 72202 Lunch will be provided… Continue Reading ACASA to Sponsor Workshop on Neurobiology of Trauma

Polaris Statement Releases Statement on Backpage.com

“Polaris, a global leader in the fight against human trafficking, issued the following statement tonight as Backpage.com, a long-time facilitator of sex trafficking in the United States, shut down the ‘adult’ section of its website. The move comes hours before a hearing scheduled by the U.S. Senate Permanent Subcommittee on… Continue Reading Polaris Statement Releases Statement on Backpage.com

Mid-South Presents Overview of Trauma-Informed Care in Behavioral Health

This three-hour training provides information to build a trauma- informed care workforce by assisting human service profession- als in understanding the impact and consequences of trauma on functioning. The workshop will also include information about assessment and treatment strategies in current use that support recovery. Date: 1/27/2017 Time:9 am—12 pm… Continue Reading Mid-South Presents Overview of Trauma-Informed Care in Behavioral Health

National Institute of Justice Releases Bulletin on the Role of Technology in Youth Harassment Victimization

The National Institute of Justice, Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention has released a bulletin entitled “THE ROLE OF TECHNOLOGY IN YOUTH HARASSMENT VICTIMIZATION.” The bulletin is described as follows: This bulletin discusses key findings from the Technology Harassment Victimization study that the National Institute of Justice sponsored. It… Continue Reading National Institute of Justice Releases Bulletin on the Role of Technology in Youth Harassment Victimization

Recognizing and Responding to Domestic Violence Law Enforcement Workshop

December 8, 2016 at the Paragould Civic Center December 15, 2016 at the Washington County Sherriff’s Department All times are 8:00am – 12:00pm In Partnership with Instructors: Nicole Begley, Education Coordinator of the Coalition Against Domestic Violence, Certified Law Enforcement Instructor Beth Goodrich, Executive Director of the Coalition Against Domestic… Continue Reading Recognizing and Responding to Domestic Violence Law Enforcement Workshop

Advanced AVAA Workshop and Crime Victims Assistance Association of Arkansas General Membership Meeting

Advanced AVAA Workshop and Crime Victims Assistance Association of Arkansas General Membership Meeting November 10, 2016 9:00 am to 2:00 pm Criminal Justice Institute, 26 Corporate Hill Road, Little Rock – Rm 212 9 to 12:15 – AVAA Workshop – “Insight and Impact of Victimization on Crime Victims, Offenders and… Continue Reading Advanced AVAA Workshop and Crime Victims Assistance Association of Arkansas General Membership Meeting