ANDVSA and UAS have been working together to create an online training resource, through Blackboard, Understanding Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault.
Ariel Herman, Training Project Coordinator at ANDVSA, is the instructor for the course. ANDVSA Member Program cost: $55.00 per student. Non-Members: $75.00 per student.
This course will be January 13-February 24, 2015. Register here.
This is not a college-credit course, however, students will be provided a UAS certificate of completion upon finishing and passing the course. CEU’s are available.
Scholarships: ANDVSA member and affiliate program staff and volunteers may apply for a scholarship for this course. For more information, please email Ariel at email@example.com
AWARE is offering a 40-hour Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Education and Advocacy Training February 1st through February 14th.
The Advocacy Training takes place over two weeks.
Upon completion of this course, participants will have a firm understanding of the dynamics and prevalence of domestic violence and sexual assault in our communities, an overview of AWARE’s intervention and prevention services, and the importance of community coordination in addressing domestic and sexual violence. Participants will also understand AWARE’s mission, philosophy, and values.
Hours: Monday 2/1 from 5:30-8:30pm
Thursday 2/4 from 5:30-8:30pm
Saturday 2/6 from 9:00 am-4:30 pm
Sunday 2/7 from 9:30 am-4:30 pm
Monday 2/8 from 5:30 pm-8:30 pm
Thursday 2/11 from 5:30 pm–8:30 pm
Saturday 2/13 from 9:00 am-5:00 pm
Sunday 2/14 from 9:30 am-2:30 pm
For more information or to register, contact Rebecca Gaguine , 586-6623 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Join us for the 18th Annual Continuing Legal Education conference: Litigating Family Law Cases Involving Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault
Presented in cooperation with the Alaska Bar Association
When: Monday and Tuesday, February 15 – 16, 2016 from 8am-5pm
Where: Anchorage Hilton in Anchorage, Alaska
Featured Speakers: Rachel White-Domain, JD with the National Center for Domestic Violence, Mental Health and Trauma
Laura Farley, Howard Lazar, Neil O’Donnel, Michael Lessmeier and Matthew Peterson with the American College of Trial Lawyers
This CLE offers information to attorneys about domestic violence and sexual assault in family law cases.
This year’s topics will include:
- Trauma-informed care with clients who are survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault
- Representing clients with trauma in court
- Working with clients with mental health issues in custody matters
- Advanced child support and spousal support issues
- Ethical issues in domestic relations matters
- Nuts and bolts of a custody and divorce case
- Best practices from the bench
- Cross examination and direct examination techniques in domestic violence matters