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Stop the Violence Conference

 

Thursday, February 28, 2019

8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Missouri State University – Plaster Student Union

 

Join us for a FREE conference sponsored by Verizon Wireless, and Missouri State Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice at Missouri State University, Plaster Student Union with special keynotes. The Stop the Violence Conference is a community call to action to stop intimate partner violence. Attendees will have a choice of various breakout sessions regarding intimate partner violence including breakouts. The “Stop the Violence” conference is coordinated by the Family Violence Task Force, led by Community Partnership of the Ozarks’ Violence Free Families Coalition, which has brought together many community organizations and agencies.

 

Click HERE to register

 

Conference Schedule

8:00 a.m.– 8:30 a.m.

Registration

8:30 a.m. – 8:45 a.m.

Welcome

8:45 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

Keynote Speaker

Violence Against Women is a Men’s Issue

Presenter:  Jackson Katz

10:15 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.

Breakout Session 1

  1. Media Literacy as a Critical Tool in Gender Violence Prevention Education

Presenter: Jackson Katz

  1. Family Justice Center Update

Presenter: Jamie Willis

3. Domestic Violence and Gender: Understanding Victims and Perpetrators

Presenter: Paula Rector

  1. Domestic Violence Through a Child’s Eyes

Panel Discussion

11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.

Lunch in the Plaster Student Union (On Your Own)

12:15 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Community Panel: Response to Domestic Violence: The Current Process  moderated by Sara Forhetz

1:45 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.

Breakout Session 2

  1. The Science and Power of Hope

Presenter: Chan Hellman

2. Preventing Domestic Violence

Presenter: Kunti Bentley

3. Domestic Violence and Gender: Understanding Victims and Perpetrators

Presenter: Paula Rector

4. Smarter Advocacy: Our Role in Technology Safety & Social Change

Presenter: LySaundra Campbell

3:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Closing Keynote

Hope Rising

Presenter: Chan Hellman

 

Details

Date:
February 28
Time:
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Website:
stoptheviolencesgf.org

Organizer

Community Partnership of the Ozarks
Phone:
4178882020
Email:
info@cpozarks.org
Website:
cpozarks.org

Venue

Plaster Student Union