Trauma, education & resettlement CONFERENCE


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WISE, with co-sponsors MN Coalition for Battered Women, Asian Women United of MN and African Immigrants Community Services, is holding an all-day conference focusing on Trauma, Education and Resettlement issues. We will cover topics of

  • immigrant and refugee journeys

  • trauma-informed services

  • humanitarian aid

  • youth and women services

  • prostitution and human trafficking

  • strategies for healthy families

  • crisis intervention methods

Who should attend?

Workshops are for mental health practitioners, domestic and sexual violence advocates, youth workers, social workers, social justice advocates and others working with refugee and immigrant populations

CONFERENCE NAME: Trauma, Education, and Resettlement Conference

WHEN: November 16, 2018 9:00AM - 4:30PM

WHERE: Arlington Hills Community Center, 1200 Payne Ave, St. Paul, MN 55130

COST: $35/person (lunch included)

*Workshops eligible for Continuing Education Units (CEUs)*

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Mary Jo Avendaño

Psy.D., L.M.F.T., LICSW, L.P.C.

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The Polyvagal Theory Video

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Hanin Omran

Community Solutions Fellow from Syria, Former Project Director of SOS Children’s Villages, Youth Peace Trainer

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Alejandro Maldonado

M.A., C.C.P., C.H.I.,President of Avante-Enterprises

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Sipra Jha

House of Peace Shelter Director, Asian Women United of MN

PBS News: Pimps and traffickers prey on vulnerable Rohingya girls

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