Fostering Holistic Partnerships: Engaging Every Community to End DV

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The College of New Jersey

2000 Pennington Road

Ewing Township, NJ 08618

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Fostering Holistic Partnerships: Engaging Every Community to End Domestic Violence

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Join us for a day of learning, networking, and discussion on ways we can foster and strengthen collaborations to help end domestic violence across New Jersey.

Keynote Address:

Healthy Manhood: A Necessity to Creating Healthy Families, Healthy Communities by Ted Bunch, A Call to Men

Morning Workshops (please select one when purchasing ticket)

  1. Home Involved Violence Intervention Strategies: A Community Policing Response to Domestic and Family Violence by Chief Harry Earle, Alyssa Scolari, MA, LAC, and Detective Dennis Richards of the Gloucester Township Police Department
  2. Primary Prevention Panel: School-based Models Promoting Healthy Relationships Moderated by Nicole Morella of NJCEDV with Victoria Banyard from Rutgers University Center on VAWC, Regina Braham of JBWS, and Joelle Piercy of Safe+Sound Somerset
  3. We Choose All of Us– A (R)evolution for Humanity by Jennifer Martinez and Kelly Miller, Idaho Coalition to End Domestic Violence
  4. Maternal Mortality for Women of Color and the Intersections with DV by Destiny C. Wood, MSN, RN, Southern Jersey Family Medical Center
  5. Impact of Systemic Abuse on Latina Immigrant Survivors: Challenges and Solutions by Anne Marie Ramos and Milagros Belaunde, PALS/ Joint Venture of Jewish Family Service and Children's Center and Passaic County Women's Center
  6. The Nurtured Heart Approach by Cathy Cummings, Rutgers University and Gina Pearson, Dept. of Children and Families (DCF)
  7. Advocating for Victim-Defendants by Cindene Pezzell, The National Clearinghouse for the Defense of Battered Women
  8. Therapeutic Writing: Giving Voice and Healing Trauma by Robbin Loonan, MA, DVS, LPC The College of NJ (TCNJ) and Samantha Dooley, MSW, LSW,Center for Empowerment

Afternoon Workshops (please select one when purchasing ticket)

  1. Stopping DV Before It Starts: Implementing Effective Primary Prevention by Wil DuBose, NJCEDV
  2. Weaving a Braid of Support for Native Survivors of Domestic Violence and Dating Violence by Lori Jump, Strong Hearts Native Helpline
  3. Secondary Traumatic Stress and Staff Wellness: When Coffee Is Not Enough by Marcie Witherspoon, MSW, LSW, Health Federation of Philadelphia
  4. "I Feel Ya”: The Role of Empathy in Violence Prevention by Sarah Bear and Anyenise Vilches, NJ Coalition Against Sexual Assault
  5. Domestic Violence in the LGBT Community by Bianca Mayes, MPH, Garden State Equality, and Simaza Sadek Ishak
  6. Youth Organizing to End Gender Violence by Jennifer Martinez and Tanisha Newton, Idaho Coaltion to End Domestic Violence
  7. Legislative Advocacy by Nicole Morella, NJCEDV
  8. Liberation and Healing in Communities of Color by Rev. Estelle David and Waffiyah Saleem, Women of Color Task Force (WOCTF) (People of Color Only)*

-Workshops are subject to change.

Ending Plenary Session & Call to Action: Intersectionality and Social Justice

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Accreditation Information:

Social Work CE hours and Domestic Violence Specialist (DVS) Credits will be offered.

CLE Credits for Attorneys are pending

Location and Accessibility Information

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The College of New Jersey, Brower Student Center

2000 Pennington Road

Ewing, NJ

08628-0718

Registration Fee:

Early Bird Registration of $75.00 is available until May 22nd.

Full Registration of $90.00 after May 22nd.

Scholarships:

NJCEDV is happy to be able to provide a limited number of scholarships. Individuals who are a Domestic Violence Specialist (DVS), a Rutgers VAWC Graduate, a staff member of the Department of Children and Families (DCF), an Educator or Student, a member of the NJ Men of Strength Network, or an advocate who represents and/or is serving marginalized communities are encouraged to complete this brief survey to be considered for a scholarship.

Parking:

The Brower Student Center is closest to Parking Lots 4-7, but view the Campus map for specific location information and other parking options.

Accessibility:

Please contact Valerie Whittaker at vwhittaker@njcedv.org if you require any accommodations or have other questions about accessibility. Please make requests for accommodations by June 12, 2019.

Refreshments:

A light breakfast and lunch will be provided.

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