(Online) Taking a Deeper Dive into Human Trafficking

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The maximum of 157 registrations has been reached.
Registration Closed.
Last Date to Register: 5/18/2022 12:01 AM
Last Date to Cancel: 5/18/2022 12:01 AM
Agency: CESA 4
Agency Contact: Alie Hubing
Agency Assistant: Mary Devine (608) 786-4800
Location: ONLINE - Zoom
Facility: ONLINE - Zoom
5/18/2022 09:00 AM - 10:30 AM

(ONLINE) Taking a Deeper Dive into Human Trafficking 
with Lived Experience Expert Nancy Yarbrough

May 18, 2022—9:00am-10:30am

Presented in partnership with the Wisconsin Safe and Healthy Schools (WISH) Center, the Wisconsin Department of public instruction (DPI), the department of Children and Families (DCF) and Fresh Start Learning, Inc.

In this workshop, school professionals will learn more about how victims get in and stay in human trafficking situations, as well as how survivors get out and stay out.

Participants will:

  • be able to describe the common coercion process in trafficking
  • identify signs of dual identity within trafficking victims
  • explore best practices for speaking to a survivor’s true self
  • practice a motivational communication skill: OARS.

Presenter Nancy Yarbrough is the Lived Experience Coach and Executive Director of Fresh Start Learning, Inc. Nancy is a captivating speaker who brings years of experience including through her work with young people currently involved in trafficking.

This session is recommended for pupil service staff, and any adult supporting youth with complex needs in schools.

The online sessions will not be recorded. Please join ready to engage and learn how to boost your skills as an advocate for youth.


Online Registration (FREE)

May 18 2022 1:00pm-2:30pm; ONLINE—ZOOM


The Zoom link for your session will be sent with your registration confirmation.


Session questions? Contact:

Julie Incitti, School Social Work Consultant, WI DPI; (608) 266-0963

Min/Max # Participants: 15/100

Registration Assistance: Mary Devine, CESA #4; (800) 514-3075;


Participant Cancellation Policy: You must contact CESA 4 to cancel attendance one week prior to the scheduled event unless otherwise stated in the individual event details. CESA 4 will only provide full refund of registration fees depending on individual circumstances. Refunds depend upon the ability of CESA 4 to cancel any financial obligations created by the registration such as meals, materials, etc. CESA 4 reserves the right to cancel any workshop due to insufficient enrollment. Participants will be notified by e-mail or phone if a workshop is cancelled. If a participant is a 'no show' the school will be billed for the registration fee, or loss of the 'free' attendance slot.

Dietary Restrictions: Because of the number of meals served, number of ingredients used, and food product changes from vendors, we cannot guarantee dietary restrictions as indicated in a user's myQuickReg profile will be accommodated. Participants with dietary restrictions such as food allergies should plan to bring their own refreshments.

Weather Conditions: If a workshop has been cancelled due to weather conditions, every effort will be made to reschedule the workshop. If weather conditions are questionable, please call CESA 4 Voice Mail at (608) 786-4800; Toll Free (800) 514-3075. A message will be posted regarding workshop weather cancellations.

Additional Accommodations: If you need an accommodation to participate including interpreter services (sign language or other spoken language) please email the workshop contact to set up these services. A two-week notice is appreciated.