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Stop the Violence Conference

 

Thursday, February 22, 2018

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 from Casey Gwinn and Olga Trujillo. 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 on trauma and community prevention efforts. 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

“The Power of We: Overview of the Family Justice Center Framework” presented by Casey Gwinn

10:15 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.

Breakout Session 1

  • “Representing Survivors who have Experienced Trauma” presented by Olga Trujillo
  • “Family Justice Center” presented by Alliance of Hope International
  • “Community Prevention Efforts” presented by Jenay Divin
  • “Domestic Violence Workplace Policies” presented by Eesha Bhave

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

  • “Culture in Resilience and Healing” presented by Olga Trujillo
  • “Ex Parte 101 presented by The Victim Center”
  • “Community Prevention Efforts” presented by Jenay Divin
  • “Domestic Violence Workplace Policies” presented by Eesha Bhave

3:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Closing Keynote

“The Impact of Physical and Sexual Violence: A Personal Journey Revealed” presented by Olga Trujillo

 

Details

Date:
February 22
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