Archive: January2019

And the Winner Is…

Drumroll please... Our winner is #33 Aimee Falkenberg you are our winner! I am super pleased to offer you one registration to this year's IAFN conference in New Orleans. And your resolution: My professional goal for 2019 is to push…

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Since Last We Spoke, 1-28-18

First, thanks to everyone who participated in the giveaway. I randomized the responses and had the generator choose a winner for me. Come back tomorrow for the big announcement. I'm at Ft. Bragg this week and then [carefully looks around…

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Child Physical Abuse: A Guide to the CAC Response

(Have you entered our giveaway yet for IAFN conference registration?) Midwest Regional Children's Advocacy Center is offering a webinar next month, Child Physical Abuse: A Guide to the CAC Response. The session will be held February 7th at 1pm CT. Like all…

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How to Get Started in Quality Improvement

(Have you entered our giveaway yet for IAFN conference registration?) BMJ has a new full-text article available, How to get started in quality improvement. If you've spent any time on this site you know I'm a big fan of any type of…

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Since Last We Spoke, 1-21-19

(Have you entered our giveaway yet for IAFN conference registration?) The windchill in the DC area is -3, but it's better than the ground temp of -14 in E Lansing where I'm headed later today. I finally made it home after 15…

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Shining Light on the Response to Child Sexual Abuse & Exploitation

(Have you entered our giveaway yet for IAFN conference registration?) Out of the shadows: Shining light on the response to child sexual abuse and exploitation is a 40-country benchmarking index examining how countries are responding to the threat of sexual violence against children.…

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Articles of Notes: January 2019 Edition

(Have you entered our giveaway yet for IAFN conference registration?) It's time once again for Articles of Note, our monthly romp through the newly published peer-reviewed literature. I hope you've made room on your nightstands and your e-readers, my friends, because there's…

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What Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Organizations Can Do to Address Human Trafficking

(Have you entered our giveaway yet for IAFN conference registration?) Futures Without Violence has a webinar coming up at the end of the month, What Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Organizations Can Do to Address Human Trafficking. The session will be held…

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Since Last We Spoke, 1-14-19

(Have you entered our giveaway yet for IAFN conference registration?) Well, I have to tell you, 2019 has started out with a bang. Last week was Hawaii, this week is Tacoma, and I still have E. Lansing, Cleveland and Ft. Bragg before…

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Gender-Related Killing of Women and Girls

(Have you entered our giveaway yet for IAFN conference registration?) Late last year the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime published the Global Study on Violence: Gender-Related Killing of Women and Girls (PDF). It's taken me a bit to work my…

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Resolution: Read More

(Have you entered our giveaway yet for IAFN conference registration?) Yesterday a reader reminded me that for all of my discussion about reading research on FHO, I never really talk about the best way to make it *easier* to identify…

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FHO Is 10! (So We’ve Got a Giveaway to Celebrate!)

Happy birthday to us! I started FHO 10 years ago as a way to make sure there was a way to bring accessible and affordable continuing education to my fellow forensic colleagues. A lot has changed in the profession and…

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Happy New Year! A Look Back at 2018

We all were pretty busy in 2018, and even here at our little site, it turns out a bunch of you stopped by. So if you're curious, scroll through to see who showed up and what you all were reading…

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