What you missed!
Since beginning its formal meetings in 2016 and holding its 2018 LINK Conference in Dallas, the North Texas LINK Coalition has facilitated training for over 700 professionals who also enjoyed networking with dozens of other agencies and organizations at our monthly meetings held the second Friday of each month except December. By the end of 2019, the North Texas LINK Coalition will have offered a total of 25.5 hours continuing education units to its meeting attendees. Click here to download and print the 2019 NTLC Meeting Overview.
North Texas LINK Coalition 2019 Programs
January: Animal Cruelty & the LINK, Justice Clearinghouse, 1.5 Hours CEUs; LIVE Webinar
February: Adult Abuse, Neglect, & Exploitation – TDSHS, APS Region 3, 1 Hour [self reporting]
March: Caring for Domestic Violence Victims Pets, SPCA of Texas, The Family Place
April: Child Abuse & the LINK, Dallas CASA, 1.5 Hours CEUs
May: Pets As Therapy – Pet Partners of Greater Dallas
June: Safe Haven Panel Discussion – The Family Place, Ann Moody Place featuring Operation Kindness, The Family Place, Dogs Matter, and Brighter Tomorrows.
July: Animal Hoarding & the LINK – Plano Animal Services. 1.5 CEUs.
August. Power and Control Wheel – Tina Rieger, LMSW
September: Veterinary Social Work & the LINK, Sandra Brackenridge, LCSW
October: Getting Political for Animals, Shelby Bobosky, THLN
October: 17th Annual North Texas Facing Family Violence Conference, featuring Phil Arkow [pictured left below], National LINK Coalition and Felicia Kerney [pictured right below], Dallas County District Attorney’s Office. This is the first year the conference featured LINK topics! The North Texas LINK Coalition sponsored Phil Arkow’s keynote and Ms. Kerney is a co-founder of the Coalition. Both presentations received enthusiastic responses and resulted in several visitors to the North Texas LINK Coalition’s booth who wanted to learn more about the LINK.
By the end of 2019, the North Texas LINK Coalition will have offered a total of 25.5 hours continuing education units to its meeting attendees. Click here to download the 2019 NTLC Meeting Overview.
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