Upcoming Events & Presentations

Date City
03/03/2015 St. Paul, MN
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Exploring Trauma and Dissociation

Olga will be conducting a 1.5 hour session on Trauma and Dissociation. PTSD and other related issues will be discussed and explored.

Address: MN Dept. of Corrections, St. Paul, MN
03/04/2015 Neenah, WI
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Winnebago County CCR

 Olga is working with the Winnebago County CCR on Sex Trafficking

Address: Neenah, WI
03/15/2015 Dallas, TX
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Dallas Crimes Against Women Conference

 Workshops on Trauma and Violence. 

Address: Dallas, TX
03/20/2015 St. Petersburg, FL
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FCADV Latina Institute

 Olga will conduct a plenary presentation on the Neurobiology of Trauma focusing on a lived experience of violence and trauma and how advocates and community members can help victims of domestic violence.

Address: St. Petersburg, FL
03/26/2015 Minneapolis, MN
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Minnesota Social Services Association Conference (MSSA)

Olga will be conducting the workshop entitled "Understanding Dissociative Identity Disorder: An Inside-Out Perspective"

Address: Minneapolis, MN
03/26/2015 Minneapolis, MN
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Minnesota Social Services Association Conference (MSSA)

Olga will be conducting the workshop Exploring the Victim's Behavior: The Neurobiology of Trauma 

Address: Minneapolis, MN
04/06/2015 New Orleans, LA
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EVAW International Conference

Keynote on the Impact of Physical and Sexual Violence and Workshops on Representing Survivors who have Experienced Trauma and Understanding Disociative Identity Disorder and What it Means for Your Work

Address: New Orleans, LA
04/13/2015 Albany, NY
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20th Annual New York State Child Abuse Prevention Conference

 Olga will conduct the opening plenary and several workshops. She will also be signing copies of her book "The Sum of My Parts"

Address: Albany, NY
04/15/2015 St. Paul, MN
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Praxis Advocacy Learning Center

 Olga will be part of the faculty for the Advocacy Learning Center developed and conducted by Praxis International.

Address: St. Paul, MN
04/20/2015 Nashville, TN
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Tennessee Coalition Against Sexual and Domestic Violence

 Olga will conduct a keynote and several workshops at the Tennessee Coaltion's 13th Annual Conference. She will also be signing copies of her book "The Sum of My Parts".

Address: Nashville, TN
04/23/2015 Harrisburg
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Pennsylvania Education Leading to Employment and Career Training Program (ELECT)

 Olga will conduct a plenary on The Impact of Physical and Sexual Violence. She will also sign copies of her books "The Sum of My Parts"

 

Address: , Harrisburg PA
04/25/2015 North Carolina
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Butterfly House Child Advocacy Center

Keynote and workshops on Child Abuse and Trauma. 

Address: , North Carolina
04/28/2015 Fayetteville, NC
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Annual Child Advocacy Center Conference

 Olga will conduct a keynote and several workshops at the Child Advocacy Center Annual Conference. Olga will also be signing copies of her book "The Sum of My Parts"

Address: Fayetteville, NC
05/06/2015 Sunset Hills , MO
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Missouri Office of Prosecution Services Annual Conference

 Conduct a keynote and several workshops at this years annual conference. 

Address: Sunset Hills , MO
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Survivor's Story on DVD and VHS

A Survivor’s Story-
Olga's critically acclaimed first-hand account of the impact of violence in her life is available in both English and Spanish.