Sexual Violence Prevention Network
March 25, 2007
~~1:00 - 5:00 p.m. - Sexual Assault Program, Northwoods Coalition for Battered Women, Sexual Assault Nurse Examiners, and Survivor's Panel (Continuing Education Credits for Social Work and POST)
March 26, 2007
~~8:30- 3:45 p.m. - Leondra Hanson: "What is Rape Worth Anyway?" and Leah Sweet: "Stop it Now" (Continuing Education Credits for Social Work and POST)
~~4:00 - 8:00 p.m. - The National Jury Project and Author Terri Jentz
Registration Deadlines: March 9th if Childcare is needed March 16th for all other participants
For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 1-218-755-4002.
This event is co-sponsored by: The Sexual Assault Program of Beltrami, Cass, and Hubbard Counties, Anishinabe Legal Services, and Bemidji State University Departments, Programs, and Student Centers. To register contact Carissa Massey, Bemidji State University Women's Studies Program at email@example.com or phone 218-755-4002.
Building a Bridge of Hope: Interdisciplinary Conference on Family Violence and Animal Abuse, March 29, 2007Join the gathering at the University of Minnesota's St. Paul campus to discuss the connection between animal cruelty and violence against humans. This symposium is drawing together the leading professionals from law enforcement, legal services, public health, mental health, animal health and human health, domestic violence, sexual violence and animal welfare. You will learn from different disciplines during the keynote addresses and panel discussions about the link and the latest research in the connection between domestic violence, sexual abuse, child abuse; and how animal cruelty plays an important role in all these forms of violence.
· Frank Ascione, Ph.D., Professor of Psychology, Utah State University. Also affiliated with American Humane Association
· Diane Balkin, JD, Senior Deputy District Attorney, Denver DA's Office
· Maureen Fredrickson MacNamara, MSW, clinician and CEO, Animal Systems, Ltd
· Lila Miller, DVM, Vice President, Veterinary Outreach, American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals
· Phil Arkow, BA, American Humane Association and Latham Foundation
Thursday, March 29, 2007
8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Continuing Education and Conference Center, Room 135
University of Minnesota, St. Paul
Sponsored by: Partners for Violence Prevention, University of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine, American Humane Association.
Presenters: Larry Cohen, Rachel Davis, Greta Tubbesing Prevention Institute ( http://www.preventioninstitute.org/ ).
Host: David Lee, Prevention Connection ( http://www.preventconnet.org/ )
The same interactive technology used for previous web conferences will be used for this event. Space will be limited to the first 450 registrants
Register at www.PreventConnect.org ( http://www.preventconnect.org/ ) Cost: Free
For more information link to: www.PreventConnect.org or contact: David S. Lee, MPH, Prevention Connection Manager firstname.lastname@example.org , 888-922-5227 x309; 916-446-8802 (TTY)
http://mnatsa.org/ for conference registration information.
Earle Brown Heritage Center - Brooklyn Center, Minnesota
Conference brochures can be downloaded from the MOAPPP website:
For more information, please contact Marilyn Colby Rivkin - email@example.com ( outbind://firstname.lastname@example.org ), 651-644-1447 ext. 15.
We are so sorry to see Amy leave this position but want to express our sincere thanks for her service and her belief that every one of us can make a difference. We wish you the best of everything, Amy!
This position is located in the Health Promotion and Chronic Disease Division within the Injury and Violence Prevention Unit, Minnesota Department of Health. This position is responsible for analyzing and administering Minnesota's Sexual Violence Prevention program.
For further information about this position and how to apply using the on-line resume builder, link to:
*March 7, 2007, Every Student Connected, St. Paul, MN. For information call 612-348-5618.
*March 8 and March 15, 2007, Healthy Sexuality-Healthy Youth, St. Paul, MN. For more information contact the MN Youth Work Institute: www.youthworkinstitute.org ( http://www.youthworkinstitute.org/ )
*March 16-17, 2007, Survivors for Violence Prevention National Conference: Surviving and Thriving a Decade Later: Looking Back and Pressing Forward, Bloomington, MN. For more information contact NCSVPINC@aol.com or call 612-822-7393.
*March 19, 2007, Dads Make a Difference Teen Training, St. Paul. Contact Jan Hayne, 651-222-1622, email@example.com
*March 20-23, 2007, MN Social Services Association 114th Annual Conference, Bloomington, MN. Link to www.mssaconference.org ( http://www.mssaconference.org/ ) for registration information.
*March 23-25, 2007, Pornography and Pop Culture: Reframing Theory, Rethinking Activism Conference, Boston, MA. For registration details, link to: http://www.wheelock.edu/ppc/
*March 25-26, 2007 Breaking the Silence: Building a Civil Community, Bemidji, MN. For more information contact Carissa Massey firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 218-755-4002.
*March 29, 2007, Building a Bridge of Hope: Interdisciplinary Conference on Family Violence and Animal Abuse, Continuing Education and Conference Center, 1890 Buford Avenue, St. Paul Campus, University of Minnesota. For more information contact: Veterinary Continuing Education, University of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine, 800-380-8636. http://www.cvm.umn.edu/outreach/events/bridge.html
*March 29, 2007, Seizing Opportunities to Advance a Prevention Frame through the Media Webconference. Link to:
www.PreventConnect.org ( http://www.preventconnect.org/ )
*March 29-30, 2007, Restoring the Sacred Trails of our Grandmothers: In Search of Safety from Sexual Violence, Mahnomen, MN. Link to www.miwsac.org ( http://www.miwsac.org/ )
*April 2007, Sexual Assault Awareness Month. For information and resources link to: http://www.nsvrc.org/saam/index.html
*April 2, 2007, OJP Trainings: Strangulation Training. Link to: www.dps.state.mn.us/ojp/ojptraining or contact Maia Hendel-Paterson at 651-201-7318 or email@example.com
*April 11-12, 2007, Conference on Familial Child Sexual Abuse, Hamline University, St. Paul. Link to: http://www.courts.state.mn.us/district/2/?page=1890
*April 16-18, 2007, International Conference on Sexual Assault, Domestic Violence and Stalking, Houston, Texas. Link to http://www.evawintl.org/houston07.htm
*April 25-26, 2007, PCAMN's The Power of Prevention: Building Strong Families for Stronger Communities, April 25-26, 2007, St. Paul, MN. For more information contact Jennifer Bertram at (651) 523-0099 or email firstname.lastname@example.org .
*April 27, 2007, Art of Recovery Reading of Literary Entries, St. Paul, MN. www.ojp.state.mn.us ( http://www.ojp.state.mn.us/ ) or contact Maia Hendel-Paterson at 651-201-7318 or email@example.com
*May 3-4, 2007, MOAPPP's 16th Annual Conference. Link to: www.moappp.org ( http://www.moappp.org/ )
*******May 11, 2007, Sexual Violence Prevention Network (SVPN) - location TBN. For more information watch for future SVPN mailings and/or link to: http://www.health.state.mn.us/injury/topic/svp/network/index.cfm
*May 30, 2007, 4th National SART Training Conference, Tampa, Florida, May 30 - June 1, 2007. Link to: http://www.sane-sart.com/
*May 30-June 1, 2007, Annual Conference on Crime Victims. Link to www.dps.state.mn.us/ojp/ojptraining or contact Maia Hendel-Paterson at 651-201-7318 or firstname.lastname@example.org
********August 3, 2007, Sexual Violence Prevention Network (SVPN) - location TBN. For more information watch for future SVPN mailings and/or link to: http://www.health.state.mn.us/injury/topic/svp/network/index.cfm
*September 12-14, 2007, National Sexual Assault Conference, Baltimore, Maryland. Link to: http://www.nsvrc.org/nsac/index.html
*September 16-19, 2007, 12th International Conference on Violence, Abuse and Trauma (formerly the International Conference on Family Violence), San Diego, CA. Link to: http://www.ivatcenters.org/ for more information.
********November 2, 2007, Sexual Violence Prevention Network (SVPN) - location TBN. For more information watch for future SVPN mailings and/or link to: http://www.health.state.mn.us/injury/topic/svp/network/index.cfm
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