This empowerment based training is victim centered and is interactive and skill-building. The training addresses prevalence, dynamics of trafficking, indicators, and best practice response.
Daniella Cameron, MSW/Director, Preble Street Anti-Trafficking Coalition, provides program leadership for the delivery of comprehensive services to victims/survivors of human trafficking in Southern Maine. Since it’s inception in May 2014, PSATC has worked with over 140 survivors of human trafficking and has trained over 400 people. Prior to this role, Daniella served as the Supervisor of Preble Street Teen Services providing comprehensive services 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, to homeless and street involved youth ages 12-21. In this role, Daniella worked with many survivors of human trafficking and as a result, became one of the founding members of the Greater Portland Coalition Against Sex Trafficking and Exploitation. Daniella has a masters degree in social work from Hunter University in New York City.
Carey Nason, LCSW, LADC, is the Director of Hope Rising, Maine’s first residential program for survivors of human trafficking. Carey has an extensive background in providing victim services and is known for her collaborative style and approach in addressing complex social issues. She is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) and a Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor(LADC). She has two decades of experience working with survivors of interpersonal violence in a variety of settings, including managing a program within a higher education setting for eleven years focused on prevention, intervention and policy issues related to interpersonal violence. She has also worked with people who have co-occurring mental health and substance use disorders in an outpatient setting, running an intensive outpatient program. Carey holds a Master of Social Work degree from the University of Maine and has interests in food security, conservation, and enjoys the great Maine outdoors with her two Labrador retrievers.
3.75 contact hours for nurses.
CCSME Provider Unit is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Northeast Multi-State Division (NE-MSD), an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
Accreditation status does not imply endorsement by ANCC, NE-MSD or CCSME Provider Unit.
3.75 contact hours pending approval by the Maine Board of Alcohol and Drug Counselors.
3.75 Category I contact hours for Psychologists are provided.
CCSME is a pre-approved sponsor and provider of Professional Education Activities for Psychologists.
3.75 contact hours for CHES.
CCSME is a designated provider of continuing education contact hours (CECH) in health education by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc.
Certificate of attendance for 3.75 contact hours for social workers, licensed clinical professional counselors, and other professionals.
Certificates will be emailed to participants upon completion of an online course evaluation. No partial credit will be given.
Check-in will begin at 8:00 a.m. The program begins at 8:30 a.m.
If you would like, BYOL (Bring Your Own Lunch). There will be an expert panel presentation from 11:15 am – 12:30 pm during which time you will have the opportunity to enjoy your lunch.