Upcoming Events in Maryland

2017


 

FNE-A Training (Adults and Adolescents)

Monday 6/12, 8a.m.-6p.m.FNE training (1)
Tuesday 6/13, 8a.m.-6p.m.
Monday 6/26, 8a.m.-6p.m.
Tuesday 6/ 27, 8a.m.-6p.m.

Women’s Center at FMH Crestwood
2nd Floor Conference Center
7211 Bank Court, Frederick MD 21703

This Maryland Board of Nursing-approved course is a structured 40 hour didactic course to train the experienced RN to perform forensic examinations on patients age 13 years and older. Some components include self-paced learning modules that are completed outside of the classroom seing. ere is a clinical skills component of 40-60 hours that must be completed in addition to the didactic coursework in order to submit for the Maryland FNE-A certication. The cost of the course if $350. For more information, please view flyer here.

To register, please visit fmh.org/ FNEAdult2017Summer. For questions about this training, please contact Pamela Holtzinger, RN, MSN, CEN, FNE A/P, SANE-A, SANE-P, Course Director, at pholtzinger@fmh.org or 240-566-3416

 

32-Hour Comprehensive Sexual Assault Victim Advocate Training

Monday, June 26th-Thursday, June 29th, 20173 2 victim advocate training (3)
8:00am-5:00pm

The Salvation Army Maryland & West Virginia Divisional Headquarters
814 Light St., Baltimore, MD 21230

This four-day training is designed for advocates who work directly with sexual assault survivors in any capacity. The training covers both introductory and advanced topics to provide a foundation for best practices for advocates in the field of sexual assault services. There is no cost; however, member rape crisis centers and staff receive priority registration. Training topics include: overview of sexual assault, role of the advocate and survivor centered responses, understanding sexual assault and trauma, technology and stalking, reproductive coercion, working with underserved populations, and other special topics.

Registration for this event is now open. Please click here to register. Updated information will be available on this page when registration opens. For more information, please contact info@mcasa.org or 301-328-7023.

 

MCASA’s Eastern Shore Regional Campus Training

Tuesday, July 11, 2017
9:00am – 5:00pm

Wor-Wic Community College
Salisbury, MD 21804

MCASA’s regional trainings for colleges and universities focus on sexual violence prevention and response on campus, particularly, survivor-centered responses to reports of sexual violence. Registration will be open to campus investigators, police, administration and staff, counselors, students, and advocates in each region.

The training will address the following topics:

  • Neurobiology of Trauma
  • Interviewing Tips and Techniques
  • Federal and State Laws Governing Sexual Assault Response
  • Legal Options for Survivors
  • Supporting Trans Survivors
  • Bystander Intervention
  • Cultural Humility & Allyship
  • Supporting Students of Various Immigration Statuses

Registration is now open. Please click here to access the registration page. Please email info@mcasa.org for more details about this event.

 

Human Trafficking 101 Training for Service Providers (Baltimore Region)

Friday, July 21, 2017
9:00am-2:00pm

George Howard Building
3430 Court House Dr #100, Ellicott City, MD 21043

This five-hour Human Trafficking 101 training is presented by the Maryland Human Trafficking Task Force Victim Services Subcommittee. This opportunity will provide licensed counselors and social workers with professional development and a chance to expand their agency’s clinical services. Participation in this training series will help counselors gain task force referrals, identify at-risk clients, and provide a much-needed service for those involved in human trafficking.

Prerequisites for participating in these sessions are as follows:

If you are seeking CEUs from this training, you may either pay online or bring $20 in cash or check the day of the training. If you are a LCPC or LGPC, please contact your board of certification before attending the training to ensure the certificate will be accepted for your licensure. Attendees will receive 4 CEUs.

Click here to register for the event. For more information, please contact info@mcasa.org or call 301-328-7023

 

MCASA’s Western Maryland Regional Campus Training

Tuesday, August 22, 2017
9:00am – 5:00pm

Allegany College of Maryland
Cumberland, MD 21502

MCASA’s regional trainings for colleges and universities focus on sexual violence prevention and response on campus, particularly, survivor-centered responses to reports of sexual violence. Registration will be open to campus investigators, police, administration and staff, counselors, students, and advocates in each region.

The training will address the following topics:

  • Neurobiology of Trauma
  • Interviewing Tips and Techniques
  • Federal and State Laws Governing Sexual Assault Response
  • Legal Options for Survivors
  • Supporting Trans Survivors
  • Bystander Intervention
  • Cultural Humility & Allyship
  • Supporting Students of Various Immigration Statuses

Registration for this event is not yet open. Please email info@mcasa.org for more details about this event.

 

MCASA’s Baltimore Regional Campus Training

Friday, September 15, 2017
9:00am – 5:00pm

Loyola University of Maryland
Baltimore, MD 21210

MCASA’s regional trainings for colleges and universities focus on sexual violence prevention and response on campus, particularly, survivor-centered responses to reports of sexual violence. Registration will be open to campus investigators, police, administration and staff, counselors, students, and advocates in each region.

The training will address the following topics:

  • Neurobiology of Trauma
  • Interviewing Tips and Techniques
  • Federal and State Laws Governing Sexual Assault Response
  • Legal Options for Survivors
  • Supporting Trans Survivors
  • Bystander Intervention
  • Cultural Humility & Allyship
  • Supporting Students of Various Immigration Statuses

Registration for this event is not yet open. Please email info@mcasa.org for more details about this event.

 

32-Hour Comprehensive Sexual Assault Victim Advocate Training

Monday, September 18th-Thursday, September 21st, 20173 2 victim advocate training (3)
8:00am-5:00pm

College of Southern Maryland: La Plata Campus
BI Building, Room 113E, 8730 Mitchell Road, La Plata, MD 20646

This four-day training is designed for advocates who work directly with sexual assault survivors in any capacity. The training covers both introductory and advanced topics to provide a foundation for best practices for advocates in the field of sexual assault services. There is no cost; however, member rape crisis centers and staff receive priority registration. Training topics include: overview of sexual assault, role of the advocate and survivor centered responses, understanding sexual assault and trauma, technology and stalking, reproductive coercion, working with underserved populations, and other special topics.

Registration for this event is not yet open. Updated information will be available on this page when registration opens. For more information, please contact info@mcasa.org or 301-328-7023.

 

MCASA’s Central Maryland Regional Campus Training

Monday, October 2, 2017
9:00am – 5:00pm

St. John’s College
Annapolis, MD 21401

MCASA’s regional trainings for colleges and universities focus on sexual violence prevention and response on campus, particularly, survivor-centered responses to reports of sexual violence. Registration will be open to campus investigators, police, administration and staff, counselors, students, and advocates in each region.

The training will address the following topics:

  • Neurobiology of Trauma
  • Interviewing Tips and Techniques
  • Federal and State Laws Governing Sexual Assault Response
  • Legal Options for Survivors
  • Supporting Trans Survivors
  • Bystander Intervention
  • Cultural Humility & Allyship
  • Supporting Students of Various Immigration Statuses

Registration for this event is not yet open. Please email info@mcasa.org for more details about this event.

 

MCASA’s Mid-Maryland Regional Campus Training

Friday, November 17, 2017
9:00am – 5:00pm

Hood College
Frederick, MD 21701

MCASA’s regional trainings for colleges and universities focus on sexual violence prevention and response on campus, particularly, survivor-centered responses to reports of sexual violence. Registration will be open to campus investigators, police, administration and staff, counselors, students, and advocates in each region.

The training will address the following topics:

  • Neurobiology of Trauma
  • Interviewing Tips and Techniques
  • Federal and State Laws Governing Sexual Assault Response
  • Legal Options for Survivors
  • Supporting Trans Survivors
  • Bystander Intervention
  • Cultural Humility & Allyship
  • Supporting Students of Various Immigration Statuses

Registration for this event is not yet open. Please email info@mcasa.org for more details about this event.

 

MCASA’s Baltimore Regional Campus Training

Thursday, January 18, 2018
9:00am – 5:00pm

Towson University
Towson, MD 21252

MCASA’s regional trainings for colleges and universities focus on sexual violence prevention and response on campus, particularly, survivor-centered responses to reports of sexual violence. Registration will be open to campus investigators, police, administration and staff, counselors, students, and advocates in each region.

The training will address the following topics:

  • Neurobiology of Trauma
  • Interviewing Tips and Techniques
  • Federal and State Laws Governing Sexual Assault Response
  • Legal Options for Survivors
  • Supporting Trans Survivors
  • Cultural Humility & Allyship
  • Supporting Students of Various Immigration Statuses

Registration for this event is not yet open. Please email info@mcasa.org for more details about this event.

 

MCASA’s Central Maryland Regional Campus Training

Thursday, March 22, 2018
9:00am – 5:00pm

Washington Adventist University
Takoma Park, MD 20912

MCASA’s regional trainings for colleges and universities focus on sexual violence prevention and response on campus, particularly, survivor-centered responses to reports of sexual violence. Registration will be open to campus investigators, police, administration and staff, counselors, students, and advocates in each region.

The training will address the following topics:

  • Neurobiology of Trauma
  • Interviewing Tips and Techniques
  • Federal and State Laws Governing Sexual Assault Response
  • Legal Options for Survivors
  • Supporting Trans Survivors
  • Cultural Humility & Allyship
  • Supporting Students of Various Immigration Statuses

Registration for this event is not yet open. Please email info@mcasa.org for more details about this event.

 

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