Core Advocacy Training Registration Now Open

Posted on 04. Oct, 2013 by in Events, News, Training

NMCADV’s 40 hour Core Advocacy Training is now open for registration.  You can register for any of the 4 scheduled in-person sessions along with access to the online training site. The Core Advocacy Training is a 40-hour initial skills and knowledge training for advocates of domestic violence victims/survivors in New Mexico, funded by the Children Youth and […]

VAWnet.org publishes an introduction to trauma-informed domestic violence services

Posted on 25. May, 2013 by in Articles, Projects, Training

Building on over 20 years of work, the National Center on Domestic Violence, Trauma & Mental Health (NCDVTMH) has put into practice a framework that integrates a trauma-informed approach with a DV victim advocacy lens. This new 3-part Special Collection, developed by NCDVTMH in collaboration with the National Resource Center on Domestic Violence (NRCDV), reflects this integrated perspective and […]

New Core Advocacy Training (40hr) Launched

Posted on 13. Sep, 2012 by in News, Training

During 2012-2013, we committed to redesigning the 40 hour training – beginning with the name.  The 40 hour “basic” training is now the “Core Advocacy Training“.  The format is novel – 20 hours online and a 20 hours in-person.  Much to my relief, it seems to have been a great success!  I owe much of […]

Allstate Financial Empowerment Conference

Posted on 06. Sep, 2012 by in Events, News, Training

Two of NMCADV’s Associate Trainers, Anna Blauw (The Healing House, Deming) and Perry Lawson (COPE, Alamogordo) along with the NMCADV Board President, Carol Horwitz (Santa Fe) recently attended a three day training on victim’s financial empowerment in Chicago. Expenses were paid by the Allstate Foundation. According to Carol Horwitz, “We are anxious to bring this […]

NMCADV Associate Trainer Program

Posted on 06. Sep, 2012 by in News, Training

In response to the need for affordable and accessible domestic violence training ,  NMCADV recently selected 10 people from around the state to become trainers for the Coalition. This group will learn about  cutting edge approaches to domestic violence prevention and intervention and  then spread their knowledge and expertise throughout  the state. According to NMCADV […]

NMCADV Fall Sessions of the Core Advocacy Training (40-hour)

Posted on 20. Aug, 2012 by in Training

We are now 2 weeks into the first session.   Webinars and weekly independent study tasks are ongoing.  Two more webinars in the followed by the in-person meeting September 5th-7th in Alamagordo.  Registration links below. The Core Advocacy Training is a 40-hour initial skills and knowledge training for advocates of domestic violence victims/survivors in New Mexico, funded by the […]

Initial Safe Families-Safe Homes Training a Success!

Posted on 30. Jul, 2012 by in Training

The first Safe Families-Safe Homes Train the Trainer event was held last week in Albuquerque.  The training was lead by Tracey Cooley, co-author of the Safe Families-Safe Homes curriculum, along with support from Karen Ziegler of New Mexico’s Head Start program.  Advocates from all over New Mexico came to attend the two day training.  Safe […]

NMCADV Presents a Day of Workshops Around New Mexico on Teen Dating Violence and Creating Inclusive Spaces for LGBTQ People

Posted on 22. Apr, 2012 by in Training

The New Mexico Coalition Against Domestic Violence in partnership with the New Mexico Attorney General’s Office and All Families Matter is sponsoring a day of workshops in four locations throughout New Mexico. These workshops are appropriate for advocates in domestic abuse programs, law enforcement, court staff, prosecutors, educators, health professionals, mental health professionals, social workers, and workers in a […]

Batterer Intervention Program (BIP) Facilitator Training with David Garvin and Jeffrie Cape

Posted on 03. Apr, 2012 by in Training

Thursday May 3, 2012 – Friday May 4, 2012 Albuquerque Nativo Lodge Map and Directions | Register Description: Batterer Intervention Program (BIP) Facilitator Training with David Garvin and Jeffrie Cape Thursday, May 3 & Friday, May 4, 2012 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. each day Nativo Lodge, 6000 Pan American Fwy, NE Albuquerque, New Mexico […]

Shelter from the Storm: Working Together to Provide Safe and Trauma-Sensitive Services for Families

Posted on 01. Apr, 2012 by in Training

Thursday May 10, 2012 – Friday May 11, 2012 1901 University Blvd. Map and Directions | Register Description: Shelter from the Storm Working Together to Provide Safe and Trauma-Sensitive Service for Families with Young Children who Experience Domestic Violence and Other Forms of Trauma view in browser Thursday, May 10th, 12:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. […]