The Healthcare Response to Child Trafficking and Exploitation

The Healthcare Response to Child Trafficking and Exploitation

Brief Overview: This presentation will discuss definitions, risk factors and dynamics of child labor and sex trafficking, before examining the role of the health professional in recognizing child trafficking and contributing to a holistic, multidisciplinary response that is trauma-informed and culturally responsive. We’ll discuss ways health and other child-serving professionals and their organizations can optimize patient/client care through the use of protocols and core competencies. Expert Presenters: Jordan Greenbaum, MD Jordan Greenbaum, MD is a child abuse physician living in Atlanta, GA. She has worked in the field of child maltreatment for over 20 years. She is the medical director…

Beyond First and Last: Exploring Multiple Incidents with Young Children

Beyond First and Last: Exploring Multiple Incidents with Young Children

Brief Overview: This training will discuss strategies for organizing forensic interviews with young children, specifically when multiple forms of maltreatment or multiple incidents are disclosed within the same interview. It will also cover linguistic strategies for interviewing young children. Expert Presenters: Rachel Johnson Rachel Johnson is the Lead Forensic Interview Specialist with Zero Abuse Project. Rachel most recently served as the Program Director for the Minnesota Children’s Alliance and has over a decade of experience in work related to forensic interviewing, multidisciplinary teams, advocacy, child abuse, prevention education, sexual assault and family violence, both domestically and abroad. Prior to Rachel’s…