TRAININGHelping Sexual Assault Survivors Heal: Clinical Techniques for Working with Child Survivors

Please Note: Training is 9am – 4:30pm. Breakfast starts at 8:15am, Registration at 8:30am. Lunch is included and CEUs will be provided.

This workshop will emphasize clinical work with children and adolescents who have been victims of sexual trauma. Research, studies, & literature pertaining to trauma’s impact on the brain, treatment of post-traumatic stress, & trauma-informed treatment will be reviewed. Frameworks for conceptualizing the impact of sexual abuse, treatment components from evidence-based practice models, & play therapy will be integrated to create abuse-informed interventions that are developmentally appropriate & clinically sound. Attendees will receive a variety of directive play therapy interventions which address core components of sexual abuse treatment. Lecture, experiential activities, group discussion, & case examples will provide participants with a comprehensive learning experience.

Training is for Sexual Assault Service Provider (SASP) therapists and Community Mental Health Center Sexual Assault Coordinators as first priority. Others may register and will be notified after December 1 if there is space available to attend the training.

To be eligible for hotel and/or mileage reimbursement, Therapists and Sexual Assault Coordinators must live more than 80 miles from Albuquerque. Participants are responsible for making their own hotel reservations by December 1, 2017 to receive the discount rate (hotel & room block info on confirmation page after registering). One mileage reimbursement per agency site will be approved, reimbursement forms will be provided at the training.

Training is FREE. Breakfast & Lunch provided. CEUs for Therapists will be offered.

Hotel reservations: Holiday Inn & Suites, 5050 Jefferson NE, Albuquerque, NM 87109
ROOM BLOCK “NM COALITION OF SEXUAL ASSAULT” @group rate of $89/night — may be made online here: — OR, you may call the hotel directly at 505-944-2222

Any questions, contact Carla at 888-883-8020 or Karen at 505-771-9045.