Intersection of Human Trafficking and Substance Use Disorder
May 11, 2021 7-8pm (ET)
Join Keyna Smith, MSSA, LSW, Director of Anti-Human Trafficking and Advocacy at the Cleveland Rape Crisis Center in a discussion on HT and Substance Abuse Disorder. Addiction is one of the most powerful and common tools traffickers use to coerce and control victims. The effects of this connection are devastating to the victim/survivor with a multitude of collateral consequences. Register to learn more about the connection between human trafficking and drug addition.
NEWS AND EVENTS
Human Trafficking 101 - The Basics.
Learn more about the realities of Sex and Labor Trafficking and how you can get involved.
Monthly Education Series
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Mission: To educate and advocate for the prevention and abolition of human trafficking while connecting services on behalf of trafficked persons.
The operative word in our name is “Collaborative”—we recognize that only in partnership with others can we ever hope to end human trafficking.
Human Trafficking Town Hall Meeting
Hosted by Monica Robins, WKYC-TV Senior Health Correspondent
Kirsti Mouncey, LISW-S, LCDCIII, Collaborative President/CEO
Sgt. Jim Mackey, Director of the Cuyahoga Regional Human Trafficking Task Force
Karen McHenry, LISW-S, LCDC, Bellefaire JCB Homeless and Missing Youth Program Director
Kathleen Hackett, MSN, RN, SANE-P, Pediatric SANE Program Coordinator, University Hospitals,
Rainbow Babies and Children's Hospital
Sondra Miller, President/CEO, Cleveland Rape Crisis Center
Specialty Series - Understanding the Trauma of Human Trafficking
July 28, 2021 7-8pm (ET)
Join the Collaborative’s CEO/President, Kirsti Mouncey, LISW-S, LCDCIII, and local trauma treatment providers, in a discussion about breaking the cycle of trauma created by Human Trafficking. Trafficking victims/survivors often present with multi-faceted and very complex traumas, requiring us to re-envision our system of care. Register to learn more about the lasting effects of trauma as a result of human trafficking, and the important role social service and mental health providers can play .