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Posted on: December 31, 2019

[ARCHIVED] FREE Anti-Human Trafficking Summit

FREE Anti-Human Trafficking Summit

2020 Battlement to the Bells Anti-Human Trafficking Summit

Join us on January 10, 2020, for an informative conference to Combat Human Trafficking.  Topics include the socio-economic data of human trafficking and demand reduction, prevention tips, survivor perspective, avenues of legal enforcement and assistance.   This conference is well-suited for first responders, medical staff, educators, service industry personnel, government employees, advocates, and community members.  Attendance is free.  7 Attorney CLE credits have been applied for.  Colorado Mountain College will certify CEUs with free registration and certificate of completion (hours will be determined by CMC administrators in advance).


Location:  Rifle Campus of CMC, 3695 Airport Road, Rifle, CO

Statistics of Exploitation, Legal Disruption, Demand Reduction & Prevention

8:00 – 8:30        Registration

8:30 – 8:45    BATT: From Passion to Alliance.  POP Students, Sierra Aldrich, Beth Klein, Esq. & Angela Roff, Esq.

8:45 – 9:45    An Overview of Research on Demand and Commercial Sexual Exploitation.  Dr. Angie Henderson

9:45 – 10:45    From Problem to Solution: How Reducing Demand Reduces Sex Trafficking.  Megan Lundstrom

10:45- 11:00        Break

11:00 – 11:45    10 Things to Protect Teens from Sexual Abuse Trauma.  Meghan Backofen, LCSW     

11:45 – 12:45        Lunch

Survivor Perspective, Legal Response & State Research

12:45 – 1:30    Survivor Perspective: Education, Interruption and Prevention.  Angela Rae Clark

1:30 – 2:15    Human Trafficking – Prosecution Perspective.  Jefferson J. Cheney, Esq.

2:15 – 3:00        Trafficking in the Region: Who is Affected and How can we Respond?  Jennifer Smith, Esq. & Jocelyn Jenks, Esq.

3:00 – 3:15        Break

3:15 – 4:15    Council Perspective:  From Developing Standards to Gathering Efficacy Data.  María Trujillo, MA

4:15 – 4:45    The Colorado Project 2.0: Nonprofit-led Community Based Participatory Research.  Kara Napolitano

4:45 – 5:00    Create the Future and Close the Session

5:00        Adjourn

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