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Violence Prevention Conference Set for Oct. 27

Theme Is ‘Voices of the Victims: Abuse Across the Lifespan’

Oct. 2, 2012


Cal State Fullerton WoMen's Center hosts its 13th annual Violence Prevention Conference "Voices of the Victims: Abuse Across the Lifespan" Saturday, Oct. 27. The conference is free and open to the public.


Saturday, Oct. 27
8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.


Cal State Fullerton Titan Student Union
800 N. State College Blvd., Fullerton 92831

Topics and Speakers:

  • "Child Witnesses of Domestic Violence" by Robert Diaz, community educator, Human Options
  • "Victim and Perpetrator Dynamics" by Alyce La Violette, co-author of "It Can Happen to Anyone: Why Battered Women Stay"
  • "A Survivor's Story" by Julia Chadwell, author of "Little Texas Sweetheart - A Journey Through Domestic Violence"
  • "Elder Abuse" panel discussion


Funding for the event is provided by the YWCA of North Orange County and Soroptimist International of Fullerton.


Seating is limited, so advance registration if required. Call the WoMen's Center at 657-278-3928 or go online.

Media Contact:

Pamela McLaren, 657-278-4852 

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