Oregon Department of Justice

2014 CVSD Annual Directors Day Training – Community Based Programs and Tribal Nations

Directors Day Training was held on October 22-23, 2014 at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Lake Oswego with guests from Iowa – Cat Fribley and Kris Bein, Iowa CASA, gave a presentation on Building and Sustaining Sexual Assault Services in Dual Programs. We also had guests from Washington DC – Debra Murphy, Office for Civil Rights U.S. Department of Justice, gave a presentation on Nondiscrimination and Civil Rights. Also from Washington DC – Sarah Gonzalez Bocinski and Malore Dusenbery, Wider Opportunities for Women (WOW), along with Caroline Bartlett, Oregon Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Violence (OCADSV), gave a presentation on the Economic Security for Survivors Project.

Other topics included hearing about current OCADSV Projects from Keri Moran Kuhn, Oregon Attorney General’s Sexual Assault Task Force (AGSATF) updates from Michele Roland-Schwartz, Intimate Partner Violence (IPV), Advocacy, and Healthcare from Sarah Keefe, and the Neurobiology of Oppression from Lydia Bartholow.

2014 Directors Day – Agenda

Best Practices for Sexual Assault Services in Dual DV/SA Programs

Follow-up discussion regarding Best Practices & Oregon Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Violence (OCADSV) Projects

Oregon Attorney General’s Sexual Assault Task Force (AGSATF)

IPV, Advocacy, and Healthcare – Emerging Partnerships, Policy Development, Promising Practices

Nondiscrimination and Civil Rights – The Latest Approach

Survivor Economic Security: System Collaboration and Engaging Non-Traditional Partners in a Coordinated Community Response

Building Survivor Economic Security: Overcoming Barriers and Challenges in Underserved Communities

Neurobiology of Oppression