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May
7
Tue
2019
Meet Jenna Quinn – Keynote Seminar at the Cultural Center of Cape Cod @ Cultural Center of Cape Cod
May 7 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Independence House, in collaboration with the Cape Cod Neighborhood Support Coalition and the Cape & Islands Enough Abuse Campaign present

Meet Jenna Quinn

Keynote Seminar at the Cultural Center of Cape Cod
May 7,2019 – 6:00-8:00pm

Jenna is a triumphant survivor of sexual abuse, author, TED speaker, and the survivor behind Jenna’s Law. She is a valiant warrior against sexual abuse of children and adolescents. 

With a Master’s Degree in Communication Studies, Jenna has reached international audiences, sharing her unique and inspiring story with Legislatures, law-enforcement, abuse-prevention groups, schools, communities of faith, and now, the Cape Cod Community!

 

Registration is required for this event. REGISTER ONLINE HERE or visit https://indhouse.ejoinmeorg/jenna

DOWNLOAD A PRINTABLE FLYER FOR THIS EVENT (PDF)

ALL MEMBERS OF THE COMMUNITY INTERESTED IN THE PREVENTION OF CHILD SEXUAL ABUSE ARE WELCOME TO ATTEND THIS EVENT.

At the conclusion of this program, participants will be able to identify and describe signs of child sexual abuse;  create steps to take for the prevention of child sexual abuse; and critique, analyze and revise, if necessary, organizational policies and procedures concerning child sexual abuse. 

Jenna Quinn will also have her book “Pure in Heart” available for purchase and book signing. 

1.5 CE’s of Continuing Education Credit is provided by Commonwealth Educational Seminars for the following professions: 
SOCIAL WORKERS, NURSES, AND MENTAL HEALTH COUNSELORS. 
This is an intermediate to advanced level program. 

It is the participant’s responsibility to check with their individual state boards to verify CE requirements for their State.

Licensed Professional Counselors/Licensed Mental Health Counselors:
Commonwealth Educational Seminars (CES) is entitled to award continuing education credit for Licensed Professional Counselors/Licensed Mental Health Counselors. Please visit CES CE CREDIT to see all states that are covered for LPCs/LMHCs. CES maintains responsibility for this program and its content.

Social Workers:
Commonwealth Educational Seminars (CES) is entitled to award continuing education credit for Social Workers. Please visit CES CE CREDIT to see all states that are covered for Social Workers. CES maintains responsibility for this program and its content.

Nurses:
As an American Psychological Association (APA) approved provider, CES programs are accepted by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC). These courses can be utilized by nurses to renew their certification and will be accepted by the ANCC. Every state Board of Nursing accepts ANCC approved programs except California and Iowa, however CES is also an approved Continuing Education provider by the California Board of Registered Nursing (Provider # CEP15567) which is also accepted by the Iowa Board of Nursing. 

Grievance Policy
Commonwealth Educational Seminars (CES) seeks to ensure equitable treatment of every person and to make every attempt to resolve grievances in a fair manner. Please submit a written grievance to: Chris Morin, cmorin@indhouse.net, 508-771-6507 x230. Grievances would receive, to the best of our ability, corrective action in order to prevent further problems.

Aug
3
Sat
2019
Independence House International Festival @ Hyannis Green
Aug 3 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm

The 2nd annual Independence House International Festival will take place on Saturday, August 3, 2019 from 12:00-6:00pm on the Hyannis Green.

The Cape Cod community is invited to this free event to enjoy multi-cultural foods and vendors, music, dancers and more.

A complete schedule of vendors and musical performances will be made available soon.

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