Healing-Centered Approaches to Addressing Adolescent Relationship Abuse and Human Trafficking for School-Based Health Centers Learning Collaborative 

Description: Health Partners on IPV + Eploitation and The School-Based Health Alliance are excited to announce that we are offering a six-session learning collaborative for adolescent-serving school-based health centers (SBHCs) on Healing-Centered Approaches to Addressing Relationship Abuse and Human Trafficking. This learning collaborative is open to SBHCs sponsored by Health Center Programs and Look-Alikes interested in building their capacity to promote healthy relationships and prevent adolescent relationship abuse (ARA) and human trafficking (HT). The learning collaborative will meet every other Tuesday between October 4 and December 13, 2022. Following the biweekly meetings, participants will receive individualized technical assistance and support through February 2023. Continuing education credits will be offered.

Learning Objectives:
Participating teams will receive support to:
  1. Create meaningful partnerships with local community-based domestic violence programs for referrals and care coordination
  2. Implement systems to support the implementation of CUES, an evidence-based prevention and response program for ARA and HT
  3. Engage youth to conduct youth-led programming to promote healthy relationships
  4. Strengthen collaboration with school staff to meet the needs of students

Learning Collaborative Session Dates/Times:
Between October and December 2022, teams will participate in six 90-minute learning sessions. Each session held on a Tuesday from 10:00 – 11:30am Pacific time and 1:00 – 2:30pm Eastern time, will include presentation and discussion facilitated by expert faculty and time for participants to work with their teams on action planning. The learning collaborative curriculum includes the following topics:
  • Welcome & Introduction to Healing-Centered Engagement Tuesday, October 4, 2022
  •  Confidentiality & Universal Education/Empowerment Tuesday, October 18, 2022
  •  Supporting Students & Creating Community Partnerships Tuesday, November 1, 2022
  •  Implementing and Sustaining a Clinical Intervention Tuesday, November 15, 2022
  • Youth Partnerships Tuesday, November 29, 2022
  • School Partnerships Tuesday, December 13, 2022

For more information, see the program description.
For any questions, contact Emily Baldi at ebaldi@sbh4all.org. 

If you would like to see a PDF version of the application survey, please click here. Applications are due September 12, 2022. 

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