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Commercially Sexually Exploited Youth, Recognizing and Responding: Texas’ Holistic Strategy

January 10 @ 8:30 am - 1:30 pm

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Date & Time: Friday, January 10 | 8:30am-1:30pm

Location: Next Steps Center, 1305 TX-121 BUS, Lewisville, TX 75067

 


 

WATCH (The Wellness Alliance for Total Children’s Health of Denton County) Wellness Workshop Co-hosted with Denton County Behavioral Health Leadership Team & Children’s Advocacy Center for Denton County
Commercially Sexually Exploited Youth, Recognizing and Responding: Texas’ Holistic Strategy

This event is free. Coffee and snacks will be provided. Lunch WILL be provided. Free CEUs are available for social work, LPC, LMFT, and psychology.

– 7:30 a.m. Check-in

– 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 p.m. Program

What to look for and how to respond in a coordinated manner during suspected occurrences of Commercially Sexually Exploited Youth

By attending this workshop, learners will be able to:

1. Identify specific risk behaviors of Commercially Sexually Exploited Youth (CSEY).

2. Review the State’s comprehensive holistic public health approach to address CSEY.

3. Identify specific stakeholders involved in a multi-disciplinary approach to coordinated care for victims of CSEY in Denton County.

4. Describe the specialized role of CSEY Advocates.

5. Identify specific further opportunities for training and engagement as well as reporting mechanisms for suspected CSEY.

 


 

Speakers

Tomi Grover, Ph.D.

North Texas Regional Administrator of the Child Sex Trafficking Team

Office of the Governor

Stephanie Byrd, JD

Executive Director

Unbound

Meredith Boren, LMSW

Assistant Director of Partner Relations

Children’s Advocacy Center for Denton County

 


 

CEU Information

Social Work

Cook Children’s Medical Center is approved as a provider of continuing education for Social Workers by the Texas Board of Social Work Examiners (Provider # 5164). This activity is designated for a maximum of 4.0 Social Worker contact hours.

LMFT and LPC

Cook Children’s Medical Center is approved as a provider of continuing education for Licensed Professional Counselor’s by the LPC Board of Examiners for the State of Texas (Provider #1022) and Licensed Marriage and Family Therapists by the LMFT Board of Examiners for the State of Texas (Provider # 385). These approvals meet the criteria for mandatory continuing education requirements towards relicensure as established by the individual Boards of Examiners for the State of Texas. Cook Children’s Medical Center designates this activity for a maximum of 4.0 contact hours (0.40 CEUs).

TPA

This program is Approved by the Texas Psychological Association (Approval #2015-07) for 4.0 professional development hours.

Details

Date:
January 10
Time:
8:30 am - 1:30 pm
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Location

Next Steps Center
1305 TX-121 BUS
LEWISVILLE, TX 75067 United States
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