The Area Health Education Centers in Michigan will be presenting the Human Trafficking and Trauma Informed Care Conference on Friday, October 12, 2018. It will presented live at Northern Michigan University and also simulcast live to three additional sites: Grand Rapids, Mt. Pleasant and Grayling.
Date: Friday, October 12, 2018 Time: 8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Location: NMU Superior Dome, Room 101 Registration: July 9 – October 9, 2018 www.regonline.com/nmuahec2018 Cost: Option 1: $65 all-day Option 2: $20 all day students (ID required) (No CE credits offered) All major credit cards accepted (Light breakfast and lunch included)
OVERVIEW We invite you to join as the Upper Peninsula Area Health Education Center hosts a professional development seminar for health and other professionals, which will focus on Human Trafficking and Trauma Informed Care issues in our communities and best practices for screening and treatment for those working in the healthcare setting. Topics will address identifying youth and adult victims of human trafficking, applying screening and assessment strategies to assist trafficked victims/survivors and resources for reporting the suspected victims of human trafficking. Emphasis will be on creating a context in which deliberate networking, collaboration and sharing of expertise will create an approach of interprofessional development to address the trafficking issues of our communities. Please join us to enhance your professional growth and network with multidisciplinary colleagues, partners, and allies in the anti-trafficking movement.
TARGET AUDIENCE Physicians, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, Registered Nurses, Certified Medical Assistants, Social Workers, Law Enforcement, Behavioral/Mental Health Providers, Community Health Workers and other healthcare providers involved in the care of patients working with human trafficking and/or trauma care.