Workshops from SCAN

We encourage nonprofits, schools, government agencies and other community groups to host our workshops, which are based on SCAN’s existing programs as well as the expertise of SCAN staff. Workshops can be customized and are often available in English and Spanish.

> Download the SCAN Workshop Flyer (PDF)

Current SCAN Workshop Topics include:

  • CHILD SEXUAL ABUSE PREVENTION:
    o Darkness to Light, Stewards of Children 2 hrs, $25 per person (minimum 10, maximum 25 people)
    o Talking with Children about Safety from Sexual Abuse, 45 min, $150
    o Healthy Touch for Children & Youth, 45 min, $150
    o Bystanders Protecting Children from Boundary Violations & Sexual Abuse, 45 min, $150
    o Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children, 1 hr, $200
  • PARENT EDUCATION OPTIONS: (1 hour, $200 unless noted below)
    o Have You Filled a Bucket Today
    o How to Connect with Your Child and Build a Resilient Family (Managing Family Stress)
    o Wait, My Kid Has a Date?
    o Positive Discipline: Raising Children with Self Control
    o Tech Savvy Parenting/Internet Seguro
    o Families Reunite (Immigrant Family Reunification) 4 weeks, 1.5 hrs per night, $1500
    o Made in America: Padres Hispanos Criando Hijos Americanos (Immigrant parents raising children in the US), 4 weeks, 1.5 hrs per night, $1500
  • PUBLIC EDUCATION OPTIONS: (1 hour, $200)
    o What to Do When You Witness Abuse
    o Child Care Providers as Mandated Reporters
    o Building Children’s Resiliency through Storybooks
    o Adverse Childhood Experiences/Power of Child Abuse Prevention
    o Operation Safe Babies, Safe Sleep and Abusive Head Trauma
  • MOVIE SCREENINGS: (2 hours, $200 for screening and facilitated discussion)
    o Resilience: The Biology of Stress and the Science of Hope
    o Paper Tigers
    o Breaking the Silence
  • GET TO KNOW SCAN: (time and cost varies)
    o All About SCAN (on-site at SCAN office)
    o How YOU Can Help Prevent Child Abuse in Your Community
    o SCAN Volunteer Orientation, monthly, go to scanva.org/volunteer for upcoming dates
  • BROWN BAG SERIES: (30-45 min, $150, choose a topic from our Parent Resource Center)
    o Strategies for the Working Parent: Customize a parenting topic to compliment your HR efforts and offer support to your employees.
  • WORKSHOPS FOR YOUTH:Discipline:
    o Transforming Battles into Hugs: Elementary (2 sessions)
    o Transforming Battles into Hugs: Middle School (2 sessions)
    o Communication: (Part of 2-day lesson plan when parents do communication)
    o Communicating with Peers (2 sessions)
    o Communicating with Adults (2 sessions)Other:
    o Healthy Relationships (dating)
    o Family Rules
    o Internet safety
    o Peer Pressure
    o Made in America
    o Bullying
    o Advocating for yourself
    o Reunification

Don’t see a topic here you would like? SCAN can custom create and deliver a 1-hour workshop for $400. Most workshops are available in English and Spanish. Add-on concurrent children’s programming is available for an additional fee.