Communities are greatly impacted by child abuse and neglect. Our children are the leaders of tomorrow. This is a problem that affects everyone!
Join P.A.R.E.N.T.S., Inc. as we delve into two key topics that focus on identifying, reporting and understanding child abuse and neglect and age appropriate sexual behavior, as we work together to support and strengthen children and families.
October 28, 2011 (Friday) -- Hilo, Big Island
November 4, 2011 (Friday) -- Honolulu, Oahu
Identifying, Reporting, and Understanding Child Abuse and Neglect
by Ms. Kathi Kreinik, MSW, ACSW, DCSW, BCD, LCSW
Speaker Bio: Kathi is currently retired after more than 40 years as a professional social worker. She has served as the Executive Director of both the NASW-Hawaii Chapter and Parents Anonymous, Hawaii. She also worked for the federal government in Family Advocacy. Her specialty is in the area of child abuse and neglect. She is currently the President of the Board of Directors for P.A.R.E.N.T.S., Inc.
Workshop Content: Presenting a brief overview of the extent of the problem in Hawaii, understanding the reporting law, identifying signs of abuse and neglect, understanding parents who abuse and neglect their children, understanding the CWS system, and prevention and treatment indications.
Understanding Developmentally Age Appropriate Sexual Behavior
by Ms. Danielle Spain, Master of Counseling
Speaker Bio: Danielle has her Master of Counseling with emphasis in Marriage and Family Therapy. Since 2007 she has been working with youth adjudicated for sexual offenses. She and her husband are therapeutic foster parents for high risk youth. She has extensive experience working with a number of social ills, including substance abuse, domestic violence and sex abuse. She is currently the Clinical Supervisor for P.A.R.E.N.T.S., Inc. in East Hawaii.
Workshop Content: Developmentally age appropriate sexual behavior. When is a child's sexual behavior within the "normal" range and when does it cross the line into "sexualized behavior"? We will explore the basics of the "normal range" human sexuality by developmental stage.
Registration Fees and Form
First Name: ______________ Last Name: ___________________
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City: _______________ State: ______ Zip Code: ______________
Phone #: Day: ________________ Evening: __________________
I will be attending:
___ Hilo, Big Island on Oct 28 (Venue: Hilo State Office Building, 75 Aupuni Street, Conference Room A, Hilo, HI 96720)
___ Honolulu, Oahu on Nov 4 (Venue: 650 Iwilei Road, Suite 265, Honolulu, HI 96817)
___ Workshop 1: Identifying, Reporting, Understanding Child Abuse & Neglect by Kathi Kreinik (9am - Noon)
___ Workshop 2: Understanding Developmentally Age Appropriate Sexual Behavior by Danielle Spain (1pm - 4pm)
____ $30 for one workshop ____ $50 for both workshops
(* for students only
____ $25 for one workshop ____ $40 for both workshops)
____ Check enclosed $ __________ (Please make check payable to "PARENTS, Inc." and send the completed registration form with check payment to "P.A.R.E.N.T.S., Inc., 45-955 Kamehameha Hwy, Suite 403, Kaneohe, HI 96744)
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Hilo, Big Island
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