Archive: October2010

Mothers Behind Bars

Mothers Behind Bars

The National Women's Law Center and the Rebecca Project for Human Rights are co-presenting a webinar November 8th, Mothers Behind Bars. The session will begin at 1pm ET and is free of charge. The session will focus on the recently…

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Digital Stories

Digital Stories

First, apologies for the radio silence this week. It turns out when I left DC Sunday night, my laptop didn't. So we were just reunited late last night (big sigh of relief). We're all in Pittsburgh this week at the…

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Domestic Violence Intervention and Investigation

Domestic Violence Intervention and Investigation

JWI's National Alliance to End Domestic Abuse has a new webinar coming up November 4th from 12-1 pm ET. Lt. Mark Wynn, always a fantastic speaker, will be talking about domestic violence intervention and investigation. Preregistration is required. From the…

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IAFN

IAFN

Next week is the IAFN Annual Scientific Assembly. I always look forward to this week, as do many of you. I'd love to get a chance to meet those of you who will be there. If you're going to be…

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The Impact of Trauma on Women and Girls Across the Lifespan

The Impact of Trauma on Women and Girls Across the Lifespan

Health and Human Services is offering a live webcast November 2nd at noon ET: The Impact of Trauma on Women and Girls Across the Lifespan. It's being billed as "what every health and social service provider needs to know about…

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We have a winner…

Congratulations, Debra Bailey! You are our latest winner. Please contact me so we can arrange to have your book sent to you.

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Article of Note: October Edition

Article of Note: October Edition

Time once again for Articles of Note. All of these are from the September/October/November issues and electronic previews. As always, please keep in mind this in no way a comprehensive list; simply items that have caught my attention from a…

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Blog Reads

Blog Reads

I was skimming through the responses to our latest giveaway post, and there were a couple themes that appeared several times. One was more on human trafficking, so I thought I'd take a moment to mention the Human Trafficking Project…

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Resources & Handouts from the National Sexual Assault Conference

Resources & Handouts from the National Sexual Assault Conference

Don’t forget, there’s still time to enter our latest giveaway. Just leave a Comment here to be eligible for the drawing. If you were hoping to get your hands on the resources and handouts from NSAC in September, you're in…

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Examining the Prevalence of Domestic Violence Among LBTQQ Latinas

Examining the Prevalence of Domestic Violence Among LBTQQ Latinas

Don’t forget, there’s still time to enter our latest giveaway. Just leave a Comment here to be eligible for the drawing. Amigas Latinas, in conjunction with Casa de Esperanza and NRCDV, is hosting a webinar October 26th from 2-3:30pm CT,…

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Update: Consensual Sex Injury Research Grid

Update: Consensual Sex Injury Research Grid

As promised, I have already updated this grid, for those of you who were waiting for it.

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Federal Bullying Prevention Summit Follow-up

Federal Bullying Prevention Summit Follow-up

Don't forget, there's still time to enter our latest giveaway. Just leave a Comment here to be eligible for the drawing. The Federal Partners in Bullying Prevention Steering Committee is sponsoring a webcast October 27th from 1-2:30 ET: Keeping the…

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New Giveaway from STM Learning

THIS GIVEAWAY IS NOW CLOSED. I have been remiss in getting this giveaway up and running, I confess. Thanks to our friends at STM Learning (formerly GW Medical) for being patient with me, and of course for providing our latest…

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Lethality Assessment Protocol

Lethality Assessment Protocol

The Family Justice Center Alliance is hosting a webinar on the Lethality Assessment Protocol: The Maryland Model Implemented in Strafford County. The session is scheduled for October 14th from 9-10:30 PT. You can register for the session here. Webinar description:…

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Power and Control: Domestic Violence in America

Power and Control: Domestic Violence in America

Film maker Peter Cohn is making his documentary Power and Control: Domestic Violence in America available for free viewing in honor of Domestic Violence Awareness Month. I haven't watched it yet, but I absolutely will--would love to get people's feedback…

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Because I am *such* a nerd…

Because I am *such* a nerd…

...I am posting this today. I know, I know--you're thinking, Jen, all I see is Algebra (or maybe, Jen, why do you hate us today?). But trust me, scroll down, because there's a whole biology section, and I don't know…

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Building Effective Reponses to Military-Related Victims of IPV

Building Effective Reponses to Military-Related Victims of IPV

BWJP has another good webinar coming up: Building Effective Responses to Military-Related Victims of Intimate Partner Violence. The session will be held October 19th from 3-4:30pm ET. Registration is free, but ends 10/17, so make sure you don't wait til…

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DV Awareness Month

DV Awareness Month

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month and you can find resources in several places (I'd recommend checking out NRCDV's DV Awareness Project for materials and events; the President's Proclamation can be found here). October 13th is Health Cares About Domestic Violence Day…

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Bullying & Suicide

Bullying & Suicide

It's been a fantastic week, what with the great group we had in Wyoming for our expert testimony workshop, and the appointment of my dear friends and AEquitas partner, Doug, to the bench in Colorado. And even better, I am…

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