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SOAR Online is a new series of CE/CME training modules that you can complete whenever, wherever you like.

The federal government just rolled out fantastic new trafficking training for health care professionals as noted below. Our medical groups may want to share this information with their members. The modules are free, online, can be completed at any time, and qualify for certain types of credits.

SOAR Online is a new series of CE/CME training modules that you can complete whenever, wherever you like. Each module discusses the SOAR framework and how to apply it where you work to identify individuals who are at risk or who have been trafficked and connect them with the resources they need.

SOAR Online is designed to educate health care providers, social workers, public health professionals, and behavioral health professionals on how to identify, treat, and respond appropriately to individuals who are at risk or who have been trafficked. The target audience includes physicians, pharmacists, pharmacy technicians, registered nurses, dentists, psychologists, social workers, case managers, school counselors, public health professionals, health education specialists, and allied health professionals.

https://www.acf.hhs.gov/otip/training/soar-to-health-and-wellness-training/soar-online

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Giving A Red Light To Human Trafficking

Associations have always been known to work for the good of their patrons. While dedicated staff members primarily focus on offering benefits and opportunities to the organizations’ members, many also reach out to the communities around them, using their resources to support those who need help. That’s exactly what the International Academy of Trial Lawyers accomplishes through its Coalition Against Human Trafficking, where member Fellows and their families work together to eliminate human trafficking through education, litigation, and legislation.

Read the full Association’s North Article Here: https://issuu.com/associationsnorth/docs/jan_feb18 

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A New Kind of Lawyer

GMP’s Jane Prine Rydholm, Executive Director of the IATL Foundation was recently highlighted in the St. Olaf Magazine. Click on the link below to read about A New Kind of Lawyer: Focused on Fighting Human Trafficking and Building a Juvenile Restorative Justice Program. Jane Prine Rydholm is Not Your Garden Variety Attorney. We are proud to support IATL in all of their endeavors. Congratulations Jane on your hard work and much deserved recognition!

Click on the link below to read more about Jane’s journey: http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/60436222#/60436222/40