October 2012 COMMERCIAL SEXUAL EXPLOITATION 101 TRAINING - For Service Providers
COMMERCIAL SEXUAL EXPLOITATION 101 TRAINING - For Service Providers
with LESLIE BRINER, MSW
DATE: Wednesday, October 17, 2012 TIME: 8AM-5PM TOTAL TRAINING HOURS: 8 LOCATION: Bertha Landes Knight- Seattle City Hall (600 - Fourth Avenue, Seattle, WA) COST: $15
REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Monday, October 15, 2012; 5pm.
This 8-hour training is designed to increase awareness and capacity of service providers to identify, engage, and respond to youth involved in prostitution. At the conclusion of this training, participants will gain the following skills/knowledge: • Develop awareness of the complex issue of commercial sexual exploitation of youth • Understand the unique language and sub-culture of prostitution • Be familiar with the laws and legal implications pertaining to commercially sexually exploited youth and the individuals who exploit youth • Begin to develop the knowledge and skills necessary to address commercial sexual exploitation in diverse settings
Information to be covered: *framework and cultural context of commercial sexual exploitation *language of the sub-culture *vulnerable pathways into prostitution *engagement and safety planning *mental health and trauma bonding *physical health needs *prostitution laws *skill building
Space is limited to 50 registrants. For more information about the training, contact Lan Pham at firstname.lastname@example.org