Wednesday, February 15, 2023                   

1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. (EST)

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This is a virtual event.

Sonia Ferencik                 
Ohio Domestic Violence Network 

Please join us for this FREE, virtual gathering

This caucus focuses on understanding the risk factors for youth trafficking. Factors such as youth maltreatment, not having a safe home, experiencing family conflict, or identifying as LGBTQIA+ affect youth and teens who may experience exploitation. In addition, you will learn about a various techniques employed by traffickers to lure youth.  

Join Rebekkah O'Bryan from the Ohio Department of Public Safety, Office of Criminal Justice Services, as she provides an interactive simulation where you will navigate various scenarios as a youth facing commercial sexual exploitation. This activity helps participants gain a thorough understanding of human trafficking and the ways it presents itself in our communities. In addition, you will learn many nuanced factors that render youth victims vulnerable to exploitation. 


PresenterRebekkah O’Bryan, LSW, Anti-Trafficking Grant Coordinator, Ohio Department of Public Safety, Office of Criminal Justice Services

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Deadline to Register: Tuesday, February 14, 2023

American Sign Language interpreters will be available.

Upon registering, you should receive a confirmation email within 24 hours. If you have not, please contact the Training Team at training@odvn.org.