Events

Trauma changes the brain chemistry. Participants will learn vital information that should be incorporated into screening and intake practices, planning and daily interaction. While there has been a wealth of information about the impact of traumatic life events and trauma-informed care in the field of...

Participants will have a brief overview of the components of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Panic Disorder, and why this is the first line treatment for extinguishing this debilitating disorder. This training will help participants learn to assess an understand symptoms, differentiate panic from anxiety, and to...

This brief webinar presents the Restorative Integral Support (RIS) model, showing how to identify and tap a range of community assets and individual strengths to build community wealth and resilience. Service providers, policymakers, community leaders, and in fact all community members, play roles in creating...

Join Victim Advocacy Services of Planned Parenthood Mohawk Hudson and your local law enforcement agency and pledge to believe survivors. Come to VIA Port (Rotterdam Square Mall) Malls parking lot and sign a pledge that will then be taped to the cruisers....

Wear teal, the color of sexual assault awareness and prevention, on the SAAM Day of Action. Wearing teal — whether it’s a teal ribbon, shirt, or other accessory — will serve as a conversation-starter about topics like consent, respect, and supporting survivors. Share a selfie...

Join Victim Advocacy Services of Planned Parenthood Mohawk Hudson for Stand Up for Survivors, a comedy fundraiser for Victim Advocacy Services, with Jarrett Mayo, Jennifer McMullen, Jaye McBride, Andy McDermott, and Erin Harkes. This event will be held at the First Reformed Church of Schenectady....