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Judges Annual Lunch

Sarpy County Courthouse-Boardroom 1210 Golden Gate Drive, Papillion, NE

Have an open discussion with the Judges and please help us wish Judge O'Neal a happy retirement. * Please call 402-593-4409 to RSVP . Please RSVP by May 13th if you would like to attend. *  

Trauma and Resiliency

Project Harmony 11949 Q St, Omaha, NE

This training helps participants recognize trauma, understand its impact on the brain and body, and identify and apply interventions to trauma related behaviors. This course is meant to provide foundational information on trauma for anyone that is new to the topic or would like a refresher on trauma basics.

Engaging Through Empathy

Project Harmony 11949 Q St, Omaha, NE

Meet Dylan Sullivan, the single father of an 8-year-old boy named Joseph. He calls you because he says his son’s school won’t stop pestering him about Joseph misbehaving at school. He thinks that by calling your agency, he may be able to get them off his back. He also says he is interested in receiving

CASA OFFICE CLOSED

Our office will be closed on Monday, May 30th in observance of Memorial Day. We will reopen on Tuesday, May 31th at 8:00 a.m.

Dealing with Discord

Project Harmony Webinar

This course discusses the nature of discord when it is experienced in a helping relationship, raises awareness about how we think and feel when experiencing discord, and teaches motivational interviewing techniques to deal with discord when it arises. Scenarios are enacted in Project Harmony’s training theater to facilitate experiential learning.   Register here

Best Practices for Supporting Youth with Autism Spectrum Disorder

Zoom-Webinar

Synopsis: This virtual training opportunity will focus on the unique needs of youth with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). Advocates will become familiar with characteristics of autism and explore the unique challenges faced by this group, particularly as it relates to transition to adulthood. We will identify local resources and best practices to support these youth

Project Harmony Overview

Project Harmony Webinar

This presentation provides a history of Project Harmony and child advocacy centers, an overview of the various departments within Project Harmony, and the roles of our co-located partner agencies.   Register here

Difficult Conversations

Project Harmony 11949 Q St, Omaha, NE

Our ability to make strong, impactful decisions and recommendations as a team requires we confront what is getting in our way. Regardless of the elephant in the room, ignoring it keeps us from doing our best work. Conversely, more aggressive approaches also fail. This workshop utilizes research on conflict, communication, and negotiation to take a

Child Abuse and Neglect 101

Project Harmony 11949 Q St, Omaha, NE

This course prepares mandatory reporters with the knowledge and skills to recognize and report child abuse and neglect along with an overview of the different types of abuse and their prevalence in Nebraska.  In this training, participants will discuss challenges associated with reporting abuse and neglect, practice asking minimal facts questions, and receive resources that

Empathic Strain

Project Harmony 11949 Q St, Omaha, NE

This training helps participants develop an understanding of Empathic Strain and how certain factors can increase this risk. In this course, participants will discuss how accountability and supports can mitigate this. Participants will also learn strategies and develop ideas on how to limit the strain that can be experienced on a daily basis.    

Darkness to Light: Stewards of Children

Project Harmony 11949 Q St, Omaha, NE

Darkness to Light: Stewards of Children is a prevention training program that teaches adults how to recognize, prevent, and react responsibly to child sexual abuse. The program is designed for organizations that serve youth and for anyone concerned about the safety of children. It is the only nationally distributed, evidence-based program proven to increase knowledge,

Resilience Film Screening

Project Harmony 11949 Q St, Omaha, NE

The Biology of Stress and the Science of Hope “The child may not remember, but the body remembers.” The original research, conducted by Drs. Felitti and Anda, was controversial, but revealed the most important public health findings of a generation. RESILIENCE is a one-hour documentary that delves into the science of Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs)