Friday, February 22, 2013 at 7:00 PM - Saturday, February 23, 2013 at 9:00 PM (PST)
Join nationally recognized experts to learn how you and your organization can strategically RESPOND to the sexual exploitation of our children.
Courage Worldwide and William Jessup University host “The Response”—A Global Sex Trafficking Summit. This summit is geared toward professionals who work with or desire to work with victims of sex trafficking. At this summit, various industries will report on their response to this global crime. In addition, education will be provided on the trauma caused by sex trafficking by leading mental health professionals. Presentations will be given on programs, therapies, and best practices for victim rescue and restoration. There will be also be workshops on policy and legislation, the arts and media, health care, technology and industry response. A faith-based track will be offered as well.
Nationally-recognized experts—from law enforcement to medical and mental health professionals, social workers, lawmakers and community leaders—will serve as speakers and panelists, sharing their personal and professional response.
Key individuals and organizations in the fight against sex trafficking will be brought to the Sacramento, California region to educate, equip and empower you to make a tangible difference in the lives of voiceless victims.
Topics, breakout sessions, and areas of focus include:
- Courage House Prototype
- Law Enforcement
- Mental Health
- Residential Care Facility Development
- Policy and Legislative Initiatives
- Health and Human Services
- Advertising & Marketing
- The Arts: Film, Music and Writing
- Faith-Based Community
Concert Only prices | Saturday Feb 23, 7pm | $15 adult rate | $10 student rate
For more information: courageworldwide.org