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Oregon State Victim Assistance Academy

Advanced Academy

PRIVACY SUMMIT - August 2018

On behalf of the Oregon State Victim Assistance Academy (SVAA), the National Crime Victim Law Institute (NCVLI) is excited to announce that the Advanced Academy will be a Privacy Summit - Protecting Privacy: A Look at Oregon Law and Practice, to be held at the Department of Public Safety Standards and Training (DPSST) in Salem, Oregon, on August 22-23, 2018.  Alicia Aiken, the Executive Director of the Confidentiality Institute, has agreed to facilitate this training opportunity, and we are excited to welcome her to Oregon for this in-depth discussion of Oregon’s privacy, confidentiality and privilege provisions.

NCVLI will be seeking CLE and CEU credits for this training.

Each year, the Advanced Academy offers training on a different topic or topics focusing on specific crimes or specific victim populations, advanced skills, or topics relating to sustainability sustainable advocacy, or capacity building for programs and advocates. Topics are selected based on feedback from advocates statewide.

Schedule Overview

Wednesday, Aug. 22, 2018 9:00am - 4:00pm (lunch break at 11:00am)
Thursday, Aug. 23, 2018 9:00am - 12:00pm

Location

Department of Public Safety Standards and Training (DPSST)

Hall of Heroes A | 4190 Aumsville Hwy SE, Salem, OR 97317

Costs

The $80 registration fee includes all materials. Participants pay for their own lunch, travel and lodging expenses.

Information about the training facility’s dress code and other logistics will be sent to registrants prior to the start of the Advanced Academy.

CVSSD Scholarships for SVAA Advanced Academy

The Oregon Department of Justice, Crime Victim and Survivor Services Division (CVSSD) has limited scholarships (full and partial) for victim service providers to attend the upcoming Oregon State Victim Assistance Academies, both Basic and Advanced. Scholarship applications are due July 20, 2018. Scholarships may cover the registration fee, lodging and transportation costs. Click the following link for a scholarship application to the Advanced Academy. For more information, please email Caroline Olfert, CVSSD Training and Curriculum Policy Coordinator.

Registration

Please click here to register for the Advanced Academy.

Past Topics  

Each year, the Advanced Academy offers training on a different topic or topics focusing on specific crimes or specific victim populations, advanced skills, or topics relating to sustainability sustainable advocacy, or capacity building for programs and advocates.  Topics are selected based on feedback from advocates statewide.

Past topics include:  Restitution Summit (2017), Mass Casualty Incidents and the Role of the Advocate (2015), Serving Survivors of Homicide (2013), and Advanced Communications: Confidentiality and Crisis Response (2012).

For more information, please see our FAQs page or email NCVLI at ncvli@lclark.edu.

This project was supported by Award Nos. 2015-VF-GX-0027 and 2015-VA-GX-0013 awarded by the Office for Victims of Crime, Department of Justice.