Conferences and Events

16th Annual International Family Justice Conference: Click HERE for Conference Materials

Advanced Strangulation Course:

August 23-26, 2016 in San Diego, California

About the course:

This course has been specially designed for professionals seeking to improve the investigation and prosecution of strangulation cases. This includes professionals who want to testify as an expert, or improve their ability to testify as an expert. This course with equip attendees with strategies to properly assess for non-fatal strangulation and advocate for the specific medical and safety needs of strangulation survivors. This course is also designed for trainers and communities seeking to implement new protocols, create system-wide changes, launch a strangulation response team, or learn about best practices.

Join National Experts:

Casey Gwinn, JD – Gael Strack, JD – Dr. Bill Green – Det. Mike Agnew (Retired) – Kelsey McKay, JD – Suzanne Schultz – Patricia Bauer

7th Annual Directors’ Leadership Summit

September 7-9, 2017 in Ft. Worth, Texas – For more information contact us!
The Alliance is hosting the 7th Annual Directors Leadership Summit for Directors and Program Managers of open and developing Family Justice Centers and similar Multi-Agency Models. This three-day training is focused on networking, discussing and sharing best practices in leadership, operations and service delivery, and funding and sustainability. There is no cost to attending this training but all travel expenses must be covered by the participants. To learn more please contact us.

2016 CDAA National Elder & Dependent Adult Abuse Symposium

November 29- December 2, 2016 in Anaheim, CA
Alliance for HOPE International President, Casey Gwinn will be speaking at this year’s CDAA National Elder & Dependent Adult Abuse Symposium at Hyatt Regency Orange Country, Anaheim, CA. Tuition received (or postmarked) by September 1, 2016 will qualify for the early member registration rate of $299, and the early non-member registration rate of $349. Register online:
Early Bird Registration is open, please contact Erin J. Martinelli, Director of Training Project Development with questions or call (916) 443-2817.  

17th Annual International Family Justice Conference

April 4-6, 2017 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin: Registration Opening Soon, Save the Date!
The Alliance’s 17th Annual International Family Justice Conference welcomes law enforcement personnel, prosecutors, shelter staff, community-based victim advocates, civil attorneys, judges, therapists, policy makers, elected officials, board members, survivors, parole and probation officers, rape crisis workers, medical personnel, educators, and all others interested in the future of family violence intervention and prevention. The conference will include nationally and internationally recognized subject matter experts, advocates, and survivors.

To request training in your community, click here.

Corresponding Training Materials
Unless specifically linked on this page, please go to the Online Resource Library to access the materials, handouts, and continuing education credit information for upcoming training.