**CANCELLED** KCSDV Preconference Institute to the 23rd Annual Kansas Crime Victims’ Rights Conference – Justice Begins With a Trauma-Informed Approach: Why the Neuroscience Matters and What to Do With It – WICHITA – March 2020

KCSDV Preconference Institute to the 23rd Annual Kansas Crime Victims’ Rights Conference: 
Justice Begins With a Trauma-Informed Approach: Why the Neuroscience Matters and What to Do With It

AUDIENCE: Victim advocates, law enforcement, attorneys, prosecutors, victim witness coordinators, corrections, SAFEs/SANEs, medical professionals, mental health professionals, BIP providers, and other victim service professionals

Sponsored by:
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Training Objectives:

  • Explain key concepts regarding the neurobiological impact of trauma on victim behavior and memory.
  • Describe common behaviors and characteristics of offenders.
  • Discuss bias and its impact on our work with victims and offenders.
  • Appropriately apply concepts to improve investigations, prosecutions, and victim services.
  • Analyze cautions to avoid oversimplifying, overgeneralizing, and otherwise inappropriately applying neuroscience to the criminal justice process.

Date & Time:
March 31, 2020
9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Registration begins at 8:00 a.m.

Lunch and training materials provided.

Location:
Hyatt Regency Wichita
400 West Waterman St.

Wichita, KS 67202

Registration Fee:
$125.00

Registration Deadline:
March 17, 2020

Register early! Space is limited.

Registration Link:
https://grants.ks.gov/programs/2020-cvrc/cvrc-registration-information

Lodging Information:
https://grants.ks.gov/programs/2020-cvrc/cvrc-lodging-and-transportation-in-wichita

Questions:
If you have questions, contact:
Teresa Gallegos
785-232-9784 ext. 320 or tgallegos@kcsdv.org

Guest Presenters:

Jim Hopper, Ph.D.
Photo of Jim Hopper, Ph.D.Clinical psychologist and independent consultant, Teaching Associate in Psychology, Harvard Medical School, and nationally recognized expert on psychological trauma.

 

Tom Tremblay
Photo of Tom Tremblay

Retired Chief of Police and independent consultant, Faculty member for the International Association of Chiefs of Police National Law Enforcement Leadership Initiative on Violence Against Women Crimes and the National Center for Campus Public Safety Trauma Informed Sexual Assault Investigations and Adjudication Training, and nationally recognized expert on trauma-informed sexual assault investigations.

 

 

 

 


Preconference Flyer

Total Training Hours: 7.0

CLE and CNE credits pending.


  • March 31, 2020
    9:00 am - 5:00 pm