13 Jul

CT Alliance to End Sexual Violence offering free trainings this summer

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The CT Alliance to End Sexual Violence will host two free trainings for all CSCU students this summer. These trainings, made possible through the CSCU SAFE grant, provide information about sexual violence on campus and a comprehensive overview of state and federal policies.

The trainings are as follows:

July 19, 2018

9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

CT Alliance to End Sexual Violence Office

96 Pitkin Street, East Hartford, CT 06108

 

Balancing Victims’ Rights and Institutional Responsibilities

This training is designed to assist Connecticut colleges and universities in meeting the needs of victims of sexual violence on their campuses. The training provides information about the prevalence of sexual violence on college campuses, the unique culture of college campuses, and how to address the confidentiality concerns of victims on campus. The training addresses strategies for how institutions can balance institutional obligations and victims’ rights, including the importance of having policies in place for coordinated responses to incidences of sexual violence that include both campus and community-based services. Best practices in the field of sexual violence prevention and a comprehensive overview of state and federal policies pertaining to sexual violence is also included.

REGISTER HERE!

 

July 19, 2018

1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

CT Alliance to End Sexual Violence Office

96 Pitkin Street, East Hartford, CT 06108

 

The Impacts of Trauma on Survivors 

In order to effectively work with or support survivors of sexual violence, it is critical to understand the impacts and consequences of trauma. This training will provide participants with a clear understanding of the neurobiological causes of trauma and its impacts on survivors during and after experiencing sexual assault. Practical implications for enhancing services, policies, and support for survivors are included in the training with an emphasis on the audience’s role in the lives of survivors.

REGISTER HERE!

For more information, contact Colleen Kearney at 860.253.3095

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