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MCASA Member in the News: Bystander intervention can help stop sexual assault

The Rape Crisis Intervention Service of Carroll County, a member program of MCASA, was featured as this week’s Nonprofit View in the Carroll County Times. In her column, RCIS Executive Director Janice Kispert outlines the importance of bystander intervention as a way for communities to help prevent sexual assault. Bystander intervention is a call to action […]

MCASA in the News: Protective orders for domestic abuse survivors not enough, experts say

“Protective orders for domestic abuse survivors not enough, experts say” Dick Uliano, WTOP May 8, 2016 In the wake of a recent shooting spree and murder in Prince George’s County, MCASA’s Executive Director, Lisae Jordan, Esq., commented on the importance of individually-tailored safety planning for survivors of intimate partner violence. “Jordan says victims of domestic abuse are usually counseled […]

Update: Rape Survivor Family Protection Act

You may have heard by now that the Rape Survivor Family Protection Act never made it to a vote on sine die, the last day of the legislative session.  We fought hard to the bitter end and had strong support from many legislators.  In the Maryland General Assembly, however, the chairman of a committee has […]

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June 3, 2016

Trauma-Informed Investigations-Private Training

Location: John Hopkins University

Description: Presentation on topics including the effects of trauma, myths about false accusations, and investigation techniques.

June 5, 2016

Les Liaisons Dangereuses at Spotlighters Theatre: Talkback

Location: Spotlighters Theatre 817 Saint Paul Street Baltimore, MD 21202

Description: Les Liaisons Dangereuses
By Christopher Hampton
Based on the book by Choderlos de Laclos
Directed by Erin Riley

Talk back on consent with MCASA Division Manager K. Tony Korol-Evans, Ph.D., show director Erin Riley, and several actors following the 2 p.m. matinee on Sunday, June 5.

June 7, 2016

Advocate Training at Fort Detrick - Private Training

Description: Private Training hosted at Fort Detrick.
0930-1030 Role of the Advocate and Survivor Centered Response
1030-1130 LGBTQ 101

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