Tag: Prevent Child Abuse Arizona

Registration open for 7th annual ACES Summit on Dec. 15-17

| November 23, 2020
Registration open for 7th annual ACES Summit on Dec. 15-17

This year’s conference theme is “Connection: The Power of Relationships” and will focus on how building and strengthening relationships is critical to creating the world we want for children. We look forward to connecting with you there!

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Free Wednesday Webinars on parenting/working with children, dealing with stress, and building resilience!

| March 31, 2020
Free Wednesday Webinars on parenting/working with children, dealing with stress, and building resilience!

In honor of April Child Abuse Prevention Month, Prevent Child Abuse Arizona will hold free webinars at 10:00am on every Wednesday in April.

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Prevent Child Abuse Arizona invites workshop proposals for our 26th Statewide Child Abuse Prevention Conference

| January 28, 2020
Prevent Child Abuse Arizona invites workshop proposals for our 26th Statewide Child Abuse Prevention Conference

Prevent Child Abuse Arizona invites workshop proposals for our 26th Statewide Child Abuse Prevention Conference, which will be held on July 21 & 22, 2020, at the Hyatt Regency in Phoenix, and will bring together 600+ professionals from a variety of sectors, including family/human service, government, nonprofits, law enforcement, healthcare, and early education.

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Connections Spotlight: Louge to take reins as Prevent Child Abuse Arizona director

| December 2, 2019
Connections Spotlight: Louge to take reins as Prevent Child Abuse Arizona director

Rebecca “Becky” Ruffner is about to start a new chapter in her life.

As she turns the page, the 72-year-old founder and executive director of Prevent Child Abuse Arizona, who will retire her post on Dec. 31, is confident the agency’s new leader is poised and ready for the task.

The agency on Wednesday announced the promotion of Training Director Claire Louge to Ruffner’s role upon her retirement.

Since 2014, Louge has served as an agency trainer, both for local and statewide events.

From upstate New York, Louge has a bachelor’s degree from Cornell University in human development and a master’s degree in human relations from Northern Arizona University. She is a graduate of the American Express Leadership Academy at the Arizona State University Lodestar Center.

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Registration is Open for the 24th Statewide Child Abuse PREVENTION Conference!

| July 15, 2018
Registration is Open for the 24th Statewide Child Abuse PREVENTION Conference!

The theme for this year’s conference is “Cultivating Balance and Wellness.”
In addition to presentations on child welfare issues, child well-being, child development and family support, workshops will be offered on topics that will help attendees in seeking balance and wellness in their personal and professional lives, and give them tools to build resilience in those they work with.

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Registration is Open for the 24th Statewide Child Abuse PREVENTION Conference!

| July 8, 2018
Registration is Open for the 24th Statewide Child Abuse PREVENTION Conference!

The theme for this year’s conference is “Cultivating Balance and Wellness.”
In addition to presentations on child welfare issues, child well-being, child development and family support, workshops will be offered on topics that will help attendees in seeking balance and wellness in their personal and professional lives, and give them tools to build resilience in those they work with.

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Registration is Open for the 24th Statewide Child Abuse PREVENTION Conference!

| June 24, 2018
Registration is Open for the 24th Statewide Child Abuse PREVENTION Conference!

The theme for this year’s conference is “Cultivating Balance and Wellness.”
In addition to presentations on child welfare issues, child well-being, child development and family support, workshops will be offered on topics that will help attendees in seeking balance and wellness in their personal and professional lives, and give them tools to build resilience in those they work with.

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Registration is Open for the 24th Statewide Child Abuse PREVENTION Conference!

| June 17, 2018
Registration is Open for the 24th Statewide Child Abuse PREVENTION Conference!

The theme for this year’s conference is “Cultivating Balance and Wellness.”
In addition to presentations on child welfare issues, child well-being, child development and family support, workshops will be offered on topics that will help attendees in seeking balance and wellness in their personal and professional lives, and give them tools to build resilience in those they work with.

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Registration is Open for the 24th Statewide Child Abuse PREVENTION Conference!

| June 10, 2018
Registration is Open for the 24th Statewide Child Abuse PREVENTION Conference!

The theme for this year’s conference is “Cultivating Balance and Wellness.”
In addition to presentations on child welfare issues, child well-being, child development and family support, workshops will be offered on topics that will help attendees in seeking balance and wellness in their personal and professional lives, and give them tools to build resilience in those they work with.

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Lunch and Learn: The ACE Study

| March 10, 2017
Lunch and Learn: The ACE Study

Stress and trauma in childhood affects later adult health. Yavapai Communities for Kids, a project of Prevent Child Abuse Arizona, is inviting the community to a free presentation about the Adverse Childhood Experience (ACE) Study, an ongoing research study that demonstrates the link between early stress and adult disease. In addition, participants will learn about the Strengthening Families Protective Factors, which work to both prevent ACEs from occurring and build resilience to their negative effects.

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