Victim Advocate Annual Conference offered via Zoom Sept. 27-30

The Prosecuting Attorneys Association of Michigan will present the 2021 Victim Advocate Annual Conference online Monday through Thursday, Sept.  27-30, via Zoom.

This important virtual program is free for prosecutor-based victim advocates, prosecuting attorneys and assistant prosecuting attorneys.

The Conference agenda is as follows:

Monday, Sept. 27
9-9:15 a.m.—Welcome
9:15-10:45a.m.—Well, Well! How to Keep Your Resilience High and Your Stress Low
1-3p.m.— Male Survivor-Advocacy for Male Sex Abuse Survivors

Tuesday, Sept. 28
9 a.m.-noon—Michigan Department of Corrections (MDOC) 
1-3 p.m.—“I Will Kill Your Parents.  Fair Trade?”  How Domestic Abusers Tamper with their Victims and Advocacy Models to Protect Victims

Wednesday, Sept. 29
9-11 a.m.—A Deep Dive into Crime Victim Compensation and S.A.F.E 
1-2p.m.— An Overview of the Center for Forensic Psychiatry and Crime Victim Notification Requests

Thursday, Sept. 30
10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.—Cultural Sensitivity and Diversity
1-3:30 p.m.—Human Trafficking-Creating a Safer Future for Our Children
• 3:30-3:40 p.m.—Closing

This training is supported by a Crime Victim Rights Award made to the Prosecuting Attorneys Association of Michigan by the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services, Division of Victim Services.

To register for this free conference, visit and click on “training.”

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