Our Calendar

—2019—

 New York, NY- Jan. 7-11 2019
Certified FETI
Moments: This was a wonderful group of professionals! We had so many amazing conversations.

Wichita, KS-  Jan 28- Feb 1 2019
Certified FETI
Moments: It was a very nice trip to see so much change happening in Kansas.

Camp Verde, AZ- Jan. 30 2019
Trauma Informed Response and Care
Yavapai Jails

New Jersey- Feb. 5, 6 2019
Hamilton, NJ
Morristown, NJ
Suspects
Moments: Touring New Jersey and talking about suspects and sexual assault offenders was really something. We believe that our Sexual Offender training is one of our more important trainings and we love working with like minded professionals.

Missouri-  Feb. 27, 28, 2019
Trauma Informed Response and Care
Intersectionality
Vicarious Trauma Mitigation
Moments: We really enjoy working with the folks in Missouri! What a great group of folks and what a great conference coordinator.

Minneapolis, MN- March 6, 2019
Certified FETI
Moments: We had a wonderful lunch with the great leadership who seem very invested in changing the world!

Portsmouth, VA,  March 7, 2019
Trauma Informed Response and Care
Sex Offenders
Moments: What a beautiful venue a great day of training!

Seymour Johnson Base, NC-  March 19, 2019
Adult Male Sexual Assault
Slut Shaming and Rape Culture
Trauma Informed Response and Care
Moments: We kicked off Sexual Assault Awareness Month with this great group. It was so lovely and covered in teal! They had an art instillation that was inspiring!

Grand Canyon, AZ- March 22, 2019
AZRA Grand Canyon River Team
Sexual Violence Intervention and Prevention
Moments: We are so proud to be working with AZRA! What a dedicated group! If you want to go on a safer river trip in the Grand Canyon- this is the crew to take you!

Fort Bliss, TX-  April 2 2019
Building a World That Doesn’t Exist
Moments: Had a great time connecting with old Army friends and made several new ones!

Fort Sam, TX- April 3 2019
Understanding Sex Offenders-The Hunter & The Hunted
Sexual Assault Culture Change-Building a World That
Doesn’t Exist
Online Turn On, Off-Line-Injustice
Moments: This was a great day working with a joint base- so many dedicated soldiers full of heart and soul!

Greenville University, –  April 5-6 2019
Trauma Informed Response and Care
Moments: We really enjoyed this lovely little university! So spiritual and warm. We made new friends.

Webinar: Slut Shaming and Rape Culture
Sponsored by National Organization for Victim Assistance (NOVA)
April 8, 2019
Moments: This was Myras first webinar and Russells first webinar co-presenting. It felt like we were on the news or on a show. What a great experience!

Dallas, TX-  April 8-11, 2019 
Conference on Crimes Against Women
Vicarious Trauma
Certified FETI
Peep Behind the Curtain: Porn
Investigating Recantations
Corroboration and Use of Forensic Psychophysiological Evidence
You cannot make this stuff up!
Moments: This was an amazing conference! We learned so much and were inspired to launch a new research project centered around the investigation of
“what appears to be” suicide deaths.

Eglin Airforce Base, April 17, 2019
Adult Male Sexual Assault
Sexual Assault Culture Change
Moments: This was a really special training because we worked with the Army special forces and we were able to bring our 10 year old son to his first presentation. He is growing up learning about our work!

San Diego, CA- April 23 2019
End Violence Against Women Conference
Peep Behind the Curtain: Porn
Moments: The EVAWI conference is always a good time because we reconnect with so many people who share our passion for changing the world.

Woodriver, IL- April 25, 2019
Downstate Child Abuse Conference
Deception Detection
Trauma Responsive Investigation and Prosecution
Moments: This conference was great because we piloted a new and updated version of deception detection- we got a few laughs.

Honolulu, HI- April 29, 2019
Sex Offenders: the Hunter and the Hunted
Culture Change
Moments: What an adventure of a trip! It was really cool to be working with future advocates and the dedicated leadership all in one day!

Chamberlain, SD- May 7, 2019
Trauma Informed Response and Care
Moments: Myra Stand had handled this one on her own. It was amazing! What a warm welcome from this community!
Russ really missed out and was so disappointed!

Vanderbilt, TN- May 13-14
Certified FETI
Moments: This training was with a great group of college professionals who really were engaged and such a pleasure to talk with.

Brighton, CO- May 20-24
Certified FETI
Moments: This week was one to remember!

Wichita, KS- May 29, 2019
Certified FETI
Moments: I gained several new insights from this audience.

Morris, MN and Willmar, MN– May 30-31
Trauma Responsive Investigation and Prosecution
Professional Wellness
Moments: We had an opportunity to work with some long time partners who inspire us.

Guam- June 3-7
Certified FETI
Moments: The people of Guam are the kindest people in our experience. They worked so hard to make us feel welcome.

Columbia, SC, June 24-25
Certified FETI
Moments: What a lovely community!

Omaha, NE- July 8-12
Certified FETI
Moments: It was so nice visiting this community again!

Phoenix, AZ- July 24, 2019
NOVA Conference
Peep Behind the Curtain: Porn
Moments: This was an amazing conference with so many people to connect with. We definitely hope to go to this conference again next year. Plus it was our first conference as a vender- totally worth it!

Rochester, MN- July 22-26
Certified FETI
Moments: This state is so dedicated to helping victims

Catskills, NY- August 1, 2019
New York State Probation Association Conference
Trauma Responsive Investigation and Prosecution
Male Sexual Assault
Sex Offenders: The Hunter and the Hunted
Moments: It was so interesting to work with such a different community! The probation community is so dynamic!

Flagstaff, AZ- August 15-16
Trauma Informed Response and Care

Overland Park, KS- August 19-23
Certified FETI

New York Department of Corrections, NY- August 27, 28
Certified FETI

Minot Air force ND- September 16-17, 2019
Trauma Informed Response and Care
Trauma Responsive Investigation and Prosecution
Building a world that does not exist

Missoula, MT- Sept. 23, 2019
Certified FETI Orientation
Professional Wellness: Beyond Vicarious Trauma Mitigation

Harrisburg, PA-September 26- 27, 2019
NASA: National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Sex Offenders, Victimology and Trauma Responsive Investigation
Trauma Responsive Investigation

Fort Bragg, Oct. 1-2,2019
Sponsored by National Organization for Victim Assistance (NOVA)
Gaming and its effects
Lethality Assessment and Safety Planning
Trauma Informed Response, Care and Investigation

Flagstaff, AZ- Oct. 4, 2019
Northern Arizona University
Topic TBA

Cincinnati, OH, Oct. 15-17
Shared Hope Conference
Intersectionality and Marginalized Communities

COVA Conference- October 24-28
Sexual Assault Investigation and Prosecution
(Russell Strand and Anne Munch)

Strand Squared Conference
Phoenix, AZ-Dec. 3-4, 2019
Trauma Responsive Investigation and Prosecution

January – February
Sponsored by National Organization for Victim Assistance (NOVA)
20 hours online weekly human trafficking course

If you want to learn more about any of these trainings,
email: myrastrand@russellstrand.com