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Archived Webinar: Organizational Sustainability: A View from 3 Perspectives

Author(s): Center for Victims of Torture (CVT)
Date: September 19, 2018
Topic(s): Health, Mental Health and Wellness, Organizational Development
In the first session of this two-part webinar, presenters examined organizational sustainability through three essential factors: financial stability, partnership development, and staff retention. Participants had the opportunity to identify and explore strategies and practices in each of these areas that can help them develop more sustainable, healthy, vibrant organizations. In the second session, presenters shared …

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Archived Webinar: What Now? Post-High School, College & Career Readiness for Refugee Youth

Author(s): Bridging Refugee Youth and Children's Services (BRYCS)
Date: September 11, 2018
Topic(s): Adult Education, Child, Youth, and Family Services, Employment
Subtopic(s): Child and Youth Education, Higher Education
Watch this webinar to gain insight into ways to prepare refugee students for higher education and careers, including involving refugee parents in decision making. Presenters also shared promising practices among programs serving refugee youth transitioning to adulthood.

Archived Webinar: To Speak or Not to Speak about Past Trauma: Shifting the Focus to the Present Impacts of Current Events and Assimilation on Immigrant Children

Author(s): Bridging Refugee Youth and Children's Services (BRYCS)
Date: September 10, 2018
Topic(s): Child, Youth, and Family Services, Mental Health and Wellness
Subtopic(s): Behavioral Healthcare, Child and Youth Wellbeing, Grief and Healing
This webinar covers how to assess and respond to a child’s current difficulties arising from assimilation and tragic events in news reports. The webinar also includes how to recognize stress induced reactions in children and what to recommend to both children and their parents to support adjustment and healing.

Archived Webinar: Community Conversations: An Introduction to Female Genital Cutting (FGC)

Author(s): Bridging Refugee Youth and Children's Services (BRYCS)
Date: September 10, 2018
Topic(s): Child, Youth, and Family Services, Health, Mental Health and Wellness
Subtopic(s): Child and Youth Wellbeing, FGC
BRYCS’ Community Conversations project aims to reduce the risk and improve the care of women and girls affected by FGC, particularly among refugee communities. BRYCS Consultant, Jenny Siegel, discusses the cultural roots, health consequences and risk factors of FGC. She also shares the impacted community’s concerns and needs related to FGC, especially in their interactions …

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Archived Webinar: Overview of the U.S. Naturalization Process and Citizenship Benefits

Author(s): CLINIC
Date: August 30, 2018
Topic(s): Community Engagement, Immigration Legal Needs
Subtopic(s): Citizenship
Watch this webinar for an overview of the U.S. naturalization process and citizenship benefits. CLINIC discussed basic eligibility requirements and what clients can expect as they move through the application process.

Archived Webinar: Data Visualization in Excel Made Easy

Author(s): Monitoring and Evaluation Technical Assistance (META)
Date: August 20, 2018
Topic(s): Monitoring and Evaluation
Subtopic(s): Presenting Data
This beginners-level webinar is intended for staff in all roles who don’t work with data every day but who want to learn basic steps to get started using the tools you already have. See below for an Excel file that includes all of the examples shown in this webinar and along with tips for making …

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Archived Webinar: “I Have”, “I Am,” and “I Can”: Serving Students with Interrupted Formal Education

Author(s): Bridging Refugee Youth and Children's Services (BRYCS)
Date: August 1, 2018
Topic(s): Child, Youth, and Family Services
Subtopic(s): Child and Youth Education
Who are students with limited or interrupted formal education? What challenges do they face as they struggle to succeed in school and society? Professionals who work with Students with Interrupted Formal Education (SIFE or SLIFE) learners can watch this webinar to gain an understanding of where these students have been and why they may have …

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Archived Webinar: New Rule on Recognition and Accreditation

Author(s): CLINIC
Date: July 17, 2018
Topic(s): Immigration Legal Needs
Subtopic(s): Accreditation
This webinar provided a brief explanation of the updated regulations guiding the DOJ Recognition and Accreditation process including changes in application forms, mailing address, and requirements that went into effect on January 18, 2017.

Archived Webinar: Leadership and Resilience Among Survivors of Violence and Torture

Author(s): Center for Victims of Torture (CVT)
Date: July 1, 2018
Topic(s): Health, Mental Health and Wellness
In this webinar, presenters described their experiences developing programs that were started and led by survivors. They also discussed how their own past experiences and resilience informs the work they do. The webinar described how integrating survivors into a program’s work can incorporate their voices, support them as experts in their own experiences, and assist …

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Archived Webinar: Supporting Newcomer Students through Parent Civic Engagement in Schools

Author(s): Bridging Refugee Youth and Children's Services (BRYCS)
Date: July 1, 2018
Topic(s): Child, Youth, and Family Services
Subtopic(s): Child and Youth Education
If you work in refugee resettlement or serve as a refugee community leader, watch this recording to learn how you can encourage refugees to become more civically engaged with their local school systems. Presenters discuss opportunities such as providing input on budgets and weighing in on school board policies and regulations. Learn about refugee parental …

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