ODVN Training Institute Presents 


Friday, October 19, 2018 from 9:30 AM to 4:00 PM EDT
Add to Calendar Registration begins at 9:00 a.m.


Richland County Children's Services 731 Scholl Road  Mansfield OhH 44907

Driving Directions 


Denise Kontras 
Ohio Domestic Violence Network 
614-781-9651 ext, 233 

So You Work in a Shelter:
Navigating an Alternate Universe

                      Friday, October 19, 2018     Mansfield 

Working in a domestic violence shelter comes with unique responsibilities and issues. Join ODVN as we help you navigate specific shelter and hotline concerns that relate to excellence, boundaries, confidentiality, de-escalation and parenting.

Event Details

ODVN Trainers: Shelley Marsh, MA Program Support Director, Emily Kulow, Accessibility Project Coordinator   

Continuing Education Credits: 5 CEUS Please note that CEU credit hours will only be given for the hours you actually attend training. To get a complete certificate of attendance for all the offered hours, you must attend the entire training. There are no exceptions. 

Refund Policy: A full refund will be given until the deadline, October 15. If you cancel your registration after the deadline or fail to attend the training you or your agency will be responsible for the full registration fee. Participant substitutions are always permitted.  

Accommodations: If you require an ASL interpreter or have any accessibility needs, please contact our training coordinator, Denise Kontras at denisek@odvn.org by October 1, 2018. 

Dress: Please dress casually and comfortably. Temperatures in training environments are unpredictable so please dress in layers. 

Food and Materials: Due to grant restrictions, ODVN cannot provide food or snacks. Participants are encouraged to bring what they need to take care of themselves. There will be a one hour lunch break. Participants will be provided with all hand-outs and training materials but may find it useful to bring a laptop, tablet, pen or paper.