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I'm doing my thesis on human trafficking and I'm analyzing newspapers. I have found a pattern that most cases are in 2011. Do you think human trafficking has become a bigger problem, or do you think the me...
Brittany
01/19/2012
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James Freeman
03/12/2012
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We are working to address the needs of youth via personal development especially positive self-image and body image. We seek more referrals from organizations for our workshops however find that most of th...
Cassandra -BTFF
01/19/2011
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What does TF-CBT and TREM group work mean? Where do you go by getting training in helping identifying these areas in Men,Women and children in sex trafficiking?
Sex Trafficking
01/19/2011
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James Milin
10/06/2011
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I have the impression that victims of the slave industry are challenged to know themselves and learn to trust their internal voice. Would you comment upon my impression and round out my understanding of th...
missedd112
01/19/2011
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I am a RN and a Legal Nurse Consultant. I recently joined the Human Trafficiking Task Force of Southern Colorado, to assist in the fight against Human Trafficking in my state of residence. I have not been...
Julia
01/19/2011
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In the wake of how Sex Trafficking has increased domestically what has been the response of the Spiritual Communities on serving victims of this crime? If there has not been a response, have there been an...
I. R. R.
01/19/2011
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What are some of the most innovative and effective practices that you have seen in the areas of awareness, victim relief, rehabilitation and criminal justice responses to child sex trafficking
Gamu Tagwireyi
01/19/2011
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Are you seeing any emerging trends or developments in your work with human trafficking victims especially foreign nationals who are applying for T and U visas? are there any challenges in the visa applica...
Gamu Tagwireyi
01/19/2011
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Are there any other residential based treatmentfacilities besides GEMS that have been succesful and if so, what programs do they use? We are currently using My Life, My Choice curriculum.
Wendy Curtis
01/19/2011
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Kathy Hargitt
01/19/2011
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Lynn Baniak
01/19/2011
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Can you please discuss standards for victim programs and providers working with child victims of human trafficking.
Melissa
01/19/2011
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what do you suggest to communities that are challenged to get an accurate count of youth being commercially sexually exploited?
Joslyn
01/19/2011
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Mollie Ring
01/19/2011
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Brandon Cox
01/19/2011
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When presenting to community and/or faith based groups, is there specific information that might be offered as preventive measures to their child becoming a victim or indicators?
Annette E.
01/19/2011
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Mollie Ring
01/19/2011
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Do you have any knowledge of child protective services (or the appropriate state agency) creating special services for child victims of trafficking? Could you go into some detail about how that has worked...
Barb Whitchurch
01/19/2011
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Are you aware of any states that have instituted a formal protocol for inter-agency collaboration in responding to CSEC? If not states, any localities? Our local Child Advocacy Center is working on this an...
Deb Hume
01/19/2011
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I live in an extremely rural county; 11000 people total. How do we begin to bring awareness to the communities regarding the potential issue of child sex trafficking?
Rebecca
01/19/2011
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Do you see a major difference in the victims perception of their circumstances according to their racial/ethnic and/or social background?
Ms. Ring
01/19/2011
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Kathy Findley
01/19/2011
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There appear to be several studies and statistics done on girls and women who are victims of sex trafficking, is their any information about boy/male victims? What would be some differences in trying to he...
Robyn Dooley
01/19/2011
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We would be interested in any legal/statutory mandates around these victims that other states have in place. Vermont is reseraching the possibility of a mandate for “Safe Harbor” legislation to...
Priscilla White
01/19/2011
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Amy Allen
01/19/2011
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How do we identify child victims?
Cheryl Brown
01/19/2011
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Mollie Ring
01/19/2011
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I understand the 'recovery' of girls exploited in the sex trade industry is difficult. After girls have received counseling and enrolled in school, what measures are available to assist advanced education ...
missedd
01/19/2011
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Cassandra - BTF
01/19/2011
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Could you please address Evidence Based Therapeutic Programs used in the Outpatient programs and Residential placements with victims of human trafficking? I am aware of TF-CBT for individual work and TREM...
Carolynn Metz
01/19/2011
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What are the most important topics that should be included in a training program aimed at training outreach workers, counselors, advocates and case-managers of victims/survivors of domestic minor sex traff...
Kathy Hargitt
01/19/2011
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Katrina
01/19/2011
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Kathy Hargitt
01/19/2011
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Joe
01/19/2011
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Mollie Ring
01/19/2011
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Many of the child victims we see in Nevada are run away or thow away kids who view their pimp as their boyfriend/daddy. When they are picked up theor goal is to get back to theat person as soon as possible...
Andrea Sundberg
01/19/2011
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Mollie Ring
01/19/2011
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Who currently keeps statistics on child victims of sex trafficking in my state?
Teri Wedge
01/19/2011
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Lynn Baniak
01/19/2011
arrow icon Hi Teri, As far as I know, there does not exist one, compreh...
Mollie Ring
01/19/2011
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