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Human Trafficking Workshop in Southfield

February 21 @ 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

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Workshop: Human Trafficking

February 21, 2020 in Southfield

Central Michigan University – CMU

26555 Evergreen Rd., Southfield MI 48076

Registration: 8:30 am – 9:00 am; Workshop: 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Lunch on your own! Free Parking!

Parking Structure is across the street on Central Park Blvd. with some parking around the structure or in surrounding lots. (Do not park in reserved spaces nor the 2-hour reserved spaces.)

  • MMHCA, MMHPA, or Allied Health Professional: $100.00
  • Non-Members: $150.00
  • MMHCA or MMHPA 1-Year Membership Plus Workshop: $200.00
  • Students: $75.00

* No refunds after February 14th

All Michigan Health Professionals are required to take Human Trafficking training. Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulation (LARA)

“When do I have to meet the requirements for the completion of training in identifying victims of human trafficking?”

Rule 338.3901a requires licensees to complete training in identifying victims of human trafficking. This training requirement will need to be completed prior to license renewal in 2021.

Objectives (per Rule 338.1751a)

(1) Scope and Magnitude of the Problem of Human Trafficking

(2) How Human Trafficking is Defined

(3) Types and Venues of Human Trafficking in Michigan or the United States

(4) Causes and Indicators of Human Trafficking (particularly in Health Care field)

(5) Potential Warning Signs for Human Trafficking

(6) Resources/Responses to Potential Cases of Human Trafficking

What Training is About: In this workshop, Dr. Jeremy Norwood will provide professionals in the counseling, health care, and social work fields substantive training regarding the issue of human trafficking and how it relates to their areas of practice.  In response to the rise in the number of cases of human trafficking which have been reported around the State of Michigan, the Michigan legislature has required all counseling professionals to receive training on the topic of human trafficking.

Human Trafficking program participants will:

  • Understand the scope and magnitude of human trafficking
  • Be able to define human trafficking
  • Be aware of the types and venues of human trafficking in Michigan
  • Recognize the causes, indicators and potential warning signs for human trafficking
  • Be able to identify resources to report potential causes of human trafficking.

Details

Date:
February 21
Time:
8:30 am - 4:00 pm

Organizer

Michigan Mental Health Counselors Association
Website:
www.mmhca.org

Venue

Central Michigan University in Southfield
26555 Evergreen Road
Southfield, MI 48076 United States
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