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Having Courageous Conversations About Sexual Assault

Keck Medicine of USC
Event organized by Keck Medicine of USC

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“Sweeping it out from under the rug.”
Presented by USC Verdugo Hills Hospital

The event aims to create a safe space for survivors, advocates and community members alike to discuss the incidence of sexual assault, legal resources and surviving trauma. Speakers and topics include:

The Role of Sexual Assault Response Teams (S.A.R.T.) –
Toyetta Beukes, D.N.P., San Gabriel Valley Medical Center S.A.R.T Director

Field Investigations and the Barriers to Discovery –
Deputy Detective Sean Van Leeuwen, LAC Sheriff’s Department

A Survivor’s Story: Overcoming the Trauma –
Lorena Belcher, AMFT, Author of Fly Girl! The Journey from Darkness to Daybreak

Finding the Courage to Move On: Cognitive Restructuring –
Ebony Williams, LMFT, Trauma Therapist

It is our intent to conduct conversations and relay information in a safe environment and with sensitivity.

USC Verdugo Hills Hospital
1812 Verdugo Blvd, Council Rooms
Glendale, CA 91208

FREE Parking, Continental Breakfast, and Lunch Included