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Register now for ¡Adelante! A virtual celebration of Latin@-led advocacy. 

This virtual series features amazing Latinas from the first Latinas to ever serve in the US House and US Senate to leading activists like Bamby Salcedo and Moníca Ramírez to inspirational artists like Yvette Modestin and Brown Badass Bonita’s Kim Guerra to media mavens like Maria Hinojosa and more. See the full agenda on our website, AdelanteNLN.org.

Register for ¡Adelante! and receive all the details, updates, and exciting news in your inbox. You’ll help us make sure we have enough space for everyone and meet everyone’s needs.

Plus, the first 100 people to register will get a free copy of Maria Hinojosa’s new book, Once I Was You!

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October 16, 2020 12:00 p.m.-12:45 p.m. CST

For the moment, our lives have dramatically changed and many of us find ourselves working in unfamiliar conditions. We believe that in times of uncertainty, connectivity is a lifeline.  We invite you to join us in an intentional opportunity to come together and connect with other advocates from across the country.  A safe space to engage in a dialogue about the challenges, opportunities and needs many of us are facing as we work remotely in times of uncertainty. Come and share your experiences, so that together, we can learn and share with each other.  We hope to see you. 

**The session will be facilitated in English and interactive please ensure you have access to a microphone, webcam and quiet space.

Lumarie Orozco, Project Manager, Casa de Esperanza National Latin@ Network

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September 30th, 2020 12:00 p.m.-1:30 p.m. CST

Through this webinar, the presenter will share with the audience her professional experience as a psychologist, educator, and therapist in providing services to the population of women with functional diversity. As well as the experience shared with the Coalition in Puerto Rico that deals with issues of domestic violence, gender violence and sexual assault. The presentation will be evidenced based and considering the presenters experience.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Present the impact of violence on victims and survivors with functional diversity in Puerto Rico; as well as its repercussions at an emotional, physical, behavioral, and sexual level.
  2. Bring participants' attention to the importance of understanding simple or complex trauma when offering services to victims / survivors of violence.
  3. Present alternatives service strategies from a Trauma-Centered Approach.

Dr. Karen Vázquez Chéverez is a Psychologist, Certified Educator and Sex Therapist and a Certificate in Developmental Deficiencies.

Dr. Vázquez Chéverez has a private practice in San Juan, Puerto Rico where she offers psychological and sexual therapy services to couples and individuals. For thirteen consecutive years she has served as a Psychologist of the Ana G. Méndez University System, Cupey and Bayamón Campus. Creator of various workshops and conferences aimed at the sexual empowerment of women, for couples that promote sexual intimacy and healthy and violence-free couple relationships, of socio-sexual education for people with functional diversity, on the gender perspective and sexual diversity, prevention and responsible sexuality for adolescents, and child sexuality.

For more than 25 years, Dr. Vázquez Chéverez has worked as a collaborator of Coordinadora Paz para la Mujer, Puerto Rica Dual Coalition Against Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault. She collaborates with several local magazines and newspapers and for twelve years has led the segment: "El Momento Prohibido", through the radio station La X, from where she promotes the sexual health of women and men, and healthy couple relationships.

Dr. Vázquez Chéverez is the author of the book: The Broken Dress and co-author of: The awakening of desire.

*This webinar will be presented in Spanish, please indicate if you will need English translation on the registration form* 

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Register now for ¡Adelante! A virtual celebration of Latin@-led advocacy. 

 

This virtual series features amazing Latinas from the first Latinas to ever serve in the US House and US Senate to leading activists like Bamby Salcedo and Moníca Ramírez to inspirational artists like Yvette Modestin and Brown Badass Bonita’s Kim Guerra to media mavens like Maria Hinojosa and more. See the full agenda on our website, AdelanteNLN.org.

 

Register for ¡Adelante! and receive all the details, updates, and exciting news in your inbox. You’ll help us make sure we have enough space for everyone and meet everyone’s needs.

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Plus, the first 100 people to sign up will get a free copy of Maria Hinojosa’s new book, Once I Was You!

 

 

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September 25, 2020 12:00 p.m.-12:45 p.m. CST

For the moment, our lives have dramatically changed and many of us find ourselves working in unfamiliar conditions. We believe that in times of uncertainty, connectivity is a lifeline.  We invite you to join us in an intentional opportunity to come together and connect with other advocates from across the country.  A safe space to engage in a dialogue about the challenges, opportunities and needs many of us are facing as we work remotely in times of uncertainty. Come and share your experiences, so that together, we can learn and share with each other.  We hope to see you. 

**The session will be facilitated in English and interactive please ensure you have access to a microphone, webcam and quiet space.

Lumarie Orozco, Project Manager, Casa de Esperanza National Latin@ Network

Register here