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Announcing our 2021 Webinars: the SCKNOWMORE Webinar Series presented by SCCADVASA

At SCCADVASA, it is our goal to provide training opportunities to both our members and to the public regarding topics that impact victims/survivors of domestic and sexual violence.

We are excited to bring you a series of webinars that are both informative and thought-provoking and we endeavor to create a South Carolina free from violence.

Previous Webinars:

  • Friday, March 19, 2021 An Exploration of Specific Restorative Justice Practices to Address Intimate Partner Violence and Sexual Assault, SC Restorative Justice Initiative. View Recording.
  • Friday, May 28th, 10:30 AMUnderstanding the Impact of Opioids and Other Substances on Intimate Partner Violence to Better Service Survivors with Services, Referrals & Resources, Presenter: Jeremy Martin, LRADAC. View Recording. 

Upcoming Webinars and Topics:

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  • Friday, July 16th, 9:00 AM – 12:30 PM**Special In-Depth 3-hr Training Session** Identifying and Responding to Stalking, Presenter: Jennifer Landhuis, Director, Stalking Prevention, Awareness, and Resource Center (SPARC) This course has been approved for 2.5 hours of SCCJA (South Carolina Criminal Justice Academy) credit, 2.5 hours of CLE (Continuing Legal Education) credit for summary court judges, and 2.75 hours of VSP credit.

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  • Friday, August 13th, 10:30 AM – 12:00 PMThe “Ins and Outs” of Civil Stalking or Harassment Restraining Orders in South Carolina, Presenters: Honorable J. Michelle Childs, US District Judge; Lisa Martin, JD, Assistant Professor, UofSC’ss School of Law; Melinda Taylor, JD and SC Legal Services; Patricia Ravenhorst, JD and SCCADVASA; Kharimah Dessow, JD and SCCADVASA. This course has been approved for 1.5 credit hours for the following SC professionals: attorneys (CLE), summary court judges (Civil CLE), victim service professionals (VSP) and law enforcement officers (CLEE).

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Additional Topics (to be scheduled):

  • Impact of IPV in Indigenous Communities

General Information:

At various times of the year SCCADVASA hosts webinars, which are short, easy-to-attend trainings that Victim Service Providers or other allies can use to keep their skills sharp. These webinars are approved for VSP continuing education credit and usually last between 1-2 hours. Additionally, SCCADVASA maintains a standing approval from SC Labor, Licensing and Regulation Board for LMSW, LMFT and LPC hours.

For more information about SCCADVASA’s webinars, to receive a copy of previously recorded webinars, or to give suggestions for future webinar topics, email SCCADVASA’s Training team at