Archive: August2019

Five Lies We Tell Ourselves About Trauma

Jason Kander and his wife Diana published an excellent article over at Crooked Media today, Five Lies We Tell Ourselves About Trauma. It's 100% relevant to the work we all do because it applies equally to the issue of secondary…

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STI Update

After testimony, FHO readers like a good STI update best, and that's what we have today. The National Network of STD Clinical Prevention Training Centers is offering a one-hour webinar providing an update of the info presented at this summer's…

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Since Last We Spoke, 8-19-19

I'm home with the girlchild this week for her last few days before she starts college. She'll move in this weekend and I'm off to Hawaii for work (and as of right now, I'm on the road every week until…

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Burns in Pediatric Abuse

An FHO reader sent me a request looking for an educational session focused on burns in child abuse. I got you--the National Children's Advocacy Center has an archived webinar, Burns in Pediatric Abuse. Dr. Jonathan Thackeray is the featured speaker.…

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Collaborative Strategies and Tools to Meet the Needs of Survivors of Human Trafficking

Futures Without Violence has a good SART/MDT/CCR* flavored webinar coming up for those of you looking for something for your local teams: Collaborative Strategies to Meet the Needs of Survivors of Human Trafficking. The session will take place on August…

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Since Last We Spoke, 8-12-19

I'm up at Michigan State University for a good part of this week, and happily, I am spending much of it writing with my dear friend Kim Day. This should result in some innovative and creative work since Kim is…

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New Clinical Guide: Caring for Transgender, Gender Non-Conforming and Non-Binary Patients in the Forensic Setting

In doing some writing this week for one of my projects I realized I had a decent collection of resources for a much-needed clinical guide: Caring for Transgender, Gender Non-Conforming and Non-Binary Patients in the Forensic Setting. It's long overdue,…

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Articles of Note: August 2019 Edition

It's time once again for Articles of Note, our regular romp through the peer-reviewed science. Check it: we have not one, but two scientific papers this month on physicians committing misconduct, so that's fascinating. We also get a look at…

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LGBTQ+ Intimate Partner Violence In Later Life

Long-time readers of FHO know I don't generally post educational sessions here that aren't free, but every now and again I make an exception if it's a topic that doesn't come along very often (and also comes with CEs). The…

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Since Last We Spoke, El Paso and Dayton Edition

I'm up in Newport, RI doing some work for the Navy this week, and it's frankly a welcome respite from DC right now. In the wake of the mass shootings in El Paso and Dayton, I have to tell you--I'm…

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Child Sexual Abuse, Disclosure, and PTSD: Safer Responses to Disclosure

ISPCAN's August Journal Club webinar will be Child Sexual Abuse, Disclosure, and PTSD: Safer Responses to Disclosure. The session will be held August 8th at 12pm ET. From the registration page: This webinar will discuss the relationship between child sexual…

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