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2011 - Hands and Voices - National Leadership Conference



How do you have a conversation about abuse and neglect?

This was the question addressed at the 2011 Hands & Voices National Leadership Conference that was held in Portland, MA in June of 2011. The following video segments were captured and shared to assist us all to have the confidence and knowledge we need to help protect our children from abuse and neglect.

HANDOUTS

INTRODUCTORY VIDEO

SEGMENT VIDEOS

Explanation of the “Bright Spots” Project [1.17 min.]

A cautionary tale of a possible negative impact that occurred when a teenager used the "Deaf nod." [1.03 min.]

Summary, Steps to Success & Stories of Hope [6.31 min.]


Questions & Answers

The O.U.R. Hands & Voices Traveling Exhibit Booth


BASIC INFORMATION
  • Who can man this booth? Any chapter representative that serves on the O.U.R. Network, and/or has been through a basic training through Hands & Voices (national leadership conference or one on one).
  • What’s the Takeaway? What is the desired result from having this booth at one of your events?
    • People
      • Have a conversation with a colleague about this issue (break the taboo)
      • Ask questions from the professionals that are serving your child.
      • Nominate a Bright Spot
    The contents of this booth are available for members of the O.U.R. Network and H&V Chapters and GBYS programs.

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