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Hope & Trauma: The Two Sides of Sexual Abuse

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Boys Town Training Room

1702 West Broadway

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Council Bluffs, IA 51501

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Hope and Trauma: The Two Sides of Sexual Abuse

Sheryl Overby, MS, NCC, LIMPH

RSAFE Training Program Coordinator/Therapist

Lutheran Family Services/Woodhaven Counseling Associates

10:00 – 12:00 AM

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Boys Town, Training Room

1702 W. Broadway St, Council Bluffs, Iowa 51505

Training Objectives:

  • Participants will understand the importance of using “person first” language.
  • Participants will learn how sexual abuse trauma impacts child development.
  • Participants will learn the three parts of a fail-safe formula to determine if touching or affection is appropriate.
  • Participants will learn how “privacy rules” can explain sexualized behavior in children.
  • Participants will be able to conceptualize the importance of “The Two Sides of Sexual Abuse” when discussing childhood sexual abuse.

Register: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/hope-trauma-the-two-sides-of-sexual-abuse-tickets-36830815962

Tickets: MH/SA Network Member -$15 Non MH/SA Network Member - $30

CEU Credits: 2 hours Social Work

About the Speaker:

Sheryl Overby has a Master’s Degree in Counseling and Guidance from the University of Nebraska at Omaha. She has worked for almost 30 years in community mental health settings, specializing in child and family therapy and the treatment of sexual abuse behavior problems. Currently, Sheryl works at Lutheran Family Services’ RSAFE Program as the Training Program Coordinator and facilitates the ABC’s of Sexual Abuse Class, a 12 week support group for anyone concerned about a child who has been sexually abused. Sheryl treats adults, families and children impacted by sexual abuse at Woodhaven Counseling Associates.

The training will be rescheduled if Council Bluff's schools are closed for inclement weather. Check the Network's

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Other questions? Contact the Mental Health and Substance Abuse Network at molly.brown@thenetworkiowa.org

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