November 2013 ENDING COMMERCIAL SEXUAL EXPLOITATION 101 TRAINING - For Service Providers
ENDING COMMERCIAL SEXUAL EXPLOITATION 101 TRAINING - For Service Providers
with LESLIE BRINER, MSW
DATE: Tuesday, November 12, 2013 (CANCELLED WILL BE RESCHEDULED FOR 2014) TIME: 9AM - 4PM; Registration at 8:30am LOCATION: Seattle Municipal Tower - Room 1610 (16th Floor); 700 - Fifth Avenue, Seattle, WA; Room 6070 on the 60th Floor COST: $20 (No Refund for more information please call) REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Friday, November 8th; 5pm. Space is limited!
DESCRIPTION: This 6-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