Friday, November 1, 2019 AND Saturday, November 2, 2019

Registration begins at 8:30 both days. Training begins at 9 am and ends at 5  pm

Lunch is on your own or BYO both days.

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Action for Children Main Office
Jefferson Ave
Columbus, OH 43215

Free Parking is available on both days. Parking passes for the public lot on the SW corner of Long/Jefferson will be made available to all those who register for this event. 

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Rebecca Cline 
Ohio Domestic Violence Network 



The New Playbook:

Standing Strong to Promote Non-Violence 

Join the Ohio Men's Action Network for The New Playbook: Standing Strong to Promote Non-ViolenceHosted by Action for Children and supported by the Ohio Commission on Fatherhood, this FREE 2-Day Conference is open to fatherhood program staff and participants, barbers, coaches and athletes,  and all men and women who are committed to making a difference in their communities.  12 FREE Continuing Professional Education (CPE) hours are available for Counselors and Social Workers who must attend the entire 2-Day Conference to receive CPEs.

 Presented as a skills building prevention workshop, “The New Playbook” offers participants the opportunity to increase knowledge and strengthen skills related to effectively challenging attitudes and behaviors that support multiple forms of violence.  This 2-day training addresses the following topics:

  • Team Building
  • Intersections of Oppression
  • Counter vs. Dominant Stories
  • Risk & Protective Factors
  • Connecting the Dots Among Multiple Forms of Violence
  • Bystander Intervention
  • Leadership Skill Building