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Human Trafficking 201 for Mental Health Providers

July 23 @ 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM


This is the second of the Maryland Human Trafficking Task Force Training Series. Participants who complete the 101 and 201 level trainings will be able to attend the 301 level training which will be held later this year.

Participants will be able to:

  • Understand and identify mental health risks associated with trafficking and barriers to treatment for survivors
  • Understand neurobiology of trauma and how it relates to treatment expectations
  • Understand how traumatic bonding impacts the therapeutic alliance and ability to form and maintain new and healthy relationships
  • Understand how abuse and the impact of poly-victimization for survivors of trafficking impacts their ability to engage in mental health therapy
  • Learn Trauma-Informed interventions to address safety, build rapport, manage emotional dysregulation, build skills and process grief.
  • Acknowledge the role of self-care, system collaboration and transparency of decision making in mental health treatment with survivors of trafficking


To be eligible for this training, you must be a Licensed Clinician (e.g. LMSW, LCSW-C, LGPC, LCPC, etc.) with a minimum of 3 years of experience practicing in a clinical capacity (including internships), or a licensed clinician, with less than 3 years of clinical experience (under supervision) and you are working in a Rape Crisis, DV/IPV or Anti-Trafficking Organization you may register for this presentation AND have completed the 101 Human Trafficking training from this series. 

Continuing Education Units (CEUs) for licensed social workers are available. Attendees will receive 6 CEU credit hours for this day of training. If you are a LCPC or LGPC, please contact your board of certification before attending the training to ensure the certificate will be accepted for your licensure. CEUs are free for MNADV members and $5 per credit hour for non-members. To learn more about membership or pay for CEUs, please check out MNADV’s website. If you have any questions about CEU payments, please email K. Tony Korol-Evans at tkorol-evans@mnadv.org.


July 23
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM


Maryland Human Trafficking Task Force