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2009 South Texas Victimology Symposium

DATE: Friday, May 15th, 2009, 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM.

LOCATION: University of Texas at Brownsville and Texas Southmost College, Education and Business Complex, Lecture Hall 1.502, 80 Fort Brown, Brownsville, Texas, 78520.

You must be pre-registered to attend this event. To register, please contact Dr. Deborah Hartley (deborah.hartley@utb.edu). Registration must be completed by May 8, 2009.

There is NO FEE to attend this event. SW, LPC, and LCDC CEUs approved for 6 hours. TCLEOSE approved for 6 hours.

"Prevention and Victim Services."

  • 8:30-9:00 AM. MONICA'S HOUSE: OUTREACH AND SERVICE. Ruben Serrano, Community Educator Liaison, Cameron County Children's Advocacy Center/Monica's House.
  • 9:00-10:30 AM. CULTURAL AWARENESS: LAYING THE GROUNDWORK FOR PRIMARY PREVENTION. Rosa Luna, Training/Diversity Specialist, Texas Association Against Sexual Assault, Austin, Texas.
  • 10:30 AM-12:00 PM. MARKETING AND CULTURAL AWARENESS: REACHING UNDERSERVED COMMUNITIES. Rose Luna, Training/Diversity Specialist, Texas Association Against Sexual Assault, Austin, Texas.
  • 12:00-1:00 PM. LUNCH.
  • 1:00-1:30 PM. BATTERER’S INTERVENTION & PREVENTION. Gilbert Escamilla, Jr. & Gloria O’Campo, Friendship of Women, Brownsville, Texas.
  • 1:30-3:00 PM. STALKING PART 1: DYNAMICS. Wende Hilsenrod, Training Specialist, Texas Association Against Sexual Assault, Austin, Texas.
  • 3:00-3:15 PM. Break.
  • 3:15-4:45 PM. STALKING PART 2: CYBERSTALKING. Wende Hilsenrod, Training Specialist, Texas Association Against Sexual Assault, Austin, Texas.
  • 4:45-5:00 PM. Closing and Evaluations.
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