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Lunch ‘N’ Learn with Riveredge Hospital: Human Trafficking – Identify and work with victims and survivors
January 20, 2021 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Please register at this link.
Registration Fee: $10 (payment must be made online at the time of registration).
Format: You will receive a link to the Zoom webinar and instructions a few days prior to the training, if your registration fee has been paid. The email will come from firstname.lastname@example.org so please be sure to add this email address to your safe/white list or check your Junk/Spam folder if you cannot find the email in your inbox.
Presenter: Laura Ng, MSW, Human Trafficking Specialist at the Chicago Children’s Advocacy Center
Overview: An estimated 16,000-24,500 girls and women are victims of commercial sexual exploitation in the city of Chicago each year, according to the Center for Impact Research. Through this training, you will learn: The prevalence of trafficking in Chicagoland, signs of trafficking to help identify potential victims, and how to work with survivors of all ages.
- Understand the prevalence of human trafficking in the Chicago area
- Signs to identify potential victims
- How to work with survivors of all ages
- How COVID-19 has impacted victims and survivors
Continuing Education Credits:
2.0 CEU’s are available for LCSW, LCPC, LSW, LPC, and QIDP
All other professionals are encouraged to check with their respective licensing boards for questions about whether this workshop meets criteria for continuing education credits.
Following the event, attendees will receive an email with a link to the online evaluation to complete. Once the evaluation response window closes, CEU certificates will be emailed. This process takes approximately 3 weeks following the event.
Cancellation/Refund Policy: The registration fee is non-refundable
Professional development workshops are sponsored by a partnership between the Community Mental Health Board of Oak Park Township, Riveredge Hospital, and Streamwood Behavioral Healthcare System.