SART AEquitas Training

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Palm Beach County SART and AEquitas to offer a training titled: Coming Full Circle: Responding to Cases of Sexual Violence Involving Victims with Disabilities 

DATE: May 26, 2017

TIME: 8:00 am – 4:30 pm

 

LOCATION:    

Palm Beach State College, Lake Worth Campus
4200 South Congress Ave.
Public Safety Center- Room PSD-108

 

PRESENTERS:

John Wilkinson, Attorney Advisor, AEquitas

Dr. Bev Frantz, Temple University

Deputy Chief John Beyer, Duluth Police Department, Retired

 

 PURPOSE: Criminal justice professionals working to improve their response to crimes of sexual violence must be properly equipped for their encounters with victims having developmental disabilities or other special needs.  This training will identify some of the unique challenges faced by survivors with disabilities and will provide effective resources and strategies for professionals responsible for investigating and prosecuting their cases.  Putting these concepts into practice can improve our ability to come full circle from initial contact through investigation and prosecution of the case.

 

TARGET AUDIENCE: Law Enforcement, advocates, State Attorneys, State Attorney advocates, all persons who work with victims of crime.

 

 REGISTRATION INSTRUCTIONS: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/AEquitas

COST:  Free

POINT OF CONTACT:  Susan Carlini (561) 625-2565

 

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