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2019 NESD Family Violence Prevention Conference

June 19th and 20th at The Dakota Event Center (The DEC)

Registration Starts at 7:45 A.M. with conference starting at 8:15 A.M.

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Guest Speakers to Include:

  • Kristen Gibbons-Feden: District attorney for Montgomery County, PA, who prosecuted and convicted Bill Cosby. Also experienced in the prosecution of sexual assaults, domestic violence, child abuse and homicides.

Detective Carlton Hershman: Thirty-two year veteran of the San Diego Police Department, specializing in investigations of sexual assaults.

Erin Esposito: Deaf survivor of child sexual abuse and domestic violence, and founder of Just Beginnings Collaborative.

Hollie Strand: Internet Crimes against Children Examiner for Pennington County and former forensic interviewer.

If you need interpreting services or any auxiliary aids please email

To register in advance please follow the link below.

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2019 NESD Family Violence Prevention Conference

Date: June 19, 2019
Time: 8:00 A.M.-5:00 P.M.
Location: The DEC

The training is designed for professionals working with families experiencing domestic violence, child maltreatment, sexual assault and trauma. Several nationally-known speakers are on the agenda to discuss the latest research, practical experience and methods of addressing all forms of maltreatment.

Click on the link to register!