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North Texas Facing Family Violence Conference
October 23, 2019 - October 25, 2019$175
Founded in 2003 and sponsored by the Collin County Council on Family Violence, the 17th Annual North Texas Facing Family Violence Conference will focus on Addressing Family Violence Across the Lifespan. This emphasis includes recognizing the intersections of race, class, disability, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, and nationality. Keynote lectures include innovative case strategies for law enforcement and criminal justice response as well as emerging trends in victim assistance, education, and mental health services. Workshops throughout the three-day conference feature domestic violence and sexual assault investigations, prosecuting strangulation cases, trauma-informed approaches, survivor informed perspectives, and violence prevention.