Webinar: Introduction to the FANS-Trauma Using Trauma Assessment Tools to Guide Practice: Applications of the CANS-Trauma and FANS-Trauma Speaker Series

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Introduction to the FANS-Trauma
Using Trauma Assessment Tools to Guide Practice: Applications of the CANS-Trauma and FANS-Trauma Speaker Series

Date: April 17, 2014
Time: 9:00AM PT

Presenters will describe using the FANS-Trauma, how to assess a family’s needs and strengths, and treat­ment planning upon completing the FANS-Trauma.
Click here to register!

Webinar: Transforming the Access Paradigm Through Mobile Apps

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Transforming the Access Paradigm Through Mobile Apps

Date: April 16, 2014
Time: 1:00PM – 2:30PM EDT

Join the webinar to explore how behavioral health organizations can use technologies such as service locator apps, video chat, and mobile devices to rapidly increase access and provide a new client experience.


Click here to begin the registration process: http://www.thenationalcouncil.org/events-and-training/webinars/

Webinar: Working Effectively with Military Families: 10 Things Providers Should Know

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Working Effectively with Military Families: 10 Things Providers Should Know

Date: April 21, 2014
Time: 9:00AM PT

Top experts in each of the military’s service branches address issues of military culture, the impact of military and combat deployment on children and families, and the strengths and perspectives of those serving in the US Armed Services.


Click here to begin the registration process: http://learn.nctsn.org/login/index.php

Domestic Violence/Sexual Assault Resources

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The National Network to End Domestic Violence (NNEDV) Safety Net Project
creates many resources for victims & the agencies that serve them. Check out
safety plans, check lists, tips sheets, articles and papers addressing ways
that different technologies impact victims of domestic and dating violence,
sexual violence and stalking. Topics include data security, spyware, tech
savvy teens, online service provision, confidentiality and privacy issues,
and more. Several pieces are available in multiple languages (English,
Spanish, French, Korean, Chinese, Vietnamese, Somali, and Russian). You can
access these great resources at

HEAL Coalition Meeting- April 22nd

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The HEAL meeting will be Tuesday, April 22 from 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM at 

Paso del Norte Health Foundation
221 N Kansas St
El Paso, TX 79901

Questions? Contact: Louis Brown, 915-747-8506

A link to RSVP: http://www.evite.com/event/034DEPFDX3LMDMV3CEPDYSU3DCNM5Y?gid=034DZUQK7A3GFAQISEPDYSV2POK4TQ

Parking is available at the Wells Fargo Parking Garage, 222 N. Kansas. The PdNHF will provide stamps to cover the cost of parking during the meeting. Just bring your ticket to the front desk after the meeting.


Hay estacionamiento disponible en el Wells Fargo Garage Parking, 222 N. Kansas. El PdNHF proporcionará una estampilla para cubrir el costo de estacionamiento de los participantes. Sólo tiene que traer su boleto de aparcamiento a la recepción del PdNHF después de la reunion.

Rio Grande Safe Communities Coalition Upcoming Events

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10th Annual Rally on the River: “International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking” 
Summer Youth event with entertainment, substance abuse prevention activities and a car show…
This is some basic information about the event: 
·        Event is Free and opened to the public
·        Location:  Ascarate Park
·        Date:  Thursday, June 26, 2014
·        Time:  10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.  (8am setup, take down time est. 1 hour)

Our next RALLY ON THE RIVER committee meeting will be Thursday, April 24 @2pm at 401 E Franklin St.

Rio Grande Safe Communities Coalition
 meeting will be on April 30 @3pm El Paso First Building on 1145 Westmoreland.

Zero Alcohol for Youth Campaign: In collaboration with Texans Standing Tall (statewide coalition) we are giving a youth training to teens ages 13-20 and that are interested in youth alcohol prevention. The training is on:
Saturday, May 3, 2014 from 9:30am-12:00pm. Location Paul Foster School of Medicine, 5001 El Paso Drive, El Paso TX 79905. 
Please contact Dora or Sarah at 915-775-2555 or at rgscc@umcelpaso.org because there is a registration form for this event.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact me or Dora Basurto via email or by phone: 775-2555.