4th Bi-Annual Violence Intervention Conference 

“Strengthening Community Response”

October 11 & 12, 2018 @ Community Bible Church

2477 TX-1604 Loop • San Antonio, TX 78232
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Key Notes

  • October 11 - Olga Trujillo, Attorney, Speaker, Author and Survivor
  • October 12 - Rickie Houston, Core Trainer for A Call To Men

Case Studies

  • Twilight Rapist Case Study by Troy Williams, Texas Rangers
  • Local Case Studies In Human Trafficking presented by Bettina Richardson, Federal Prosecutor
  • Human Trafficking Case Study San Antonio Police Department detectives and Bexar County Criminal District Attorney’s Office prosecutors


  • Understanding Gender and Sexuality in the Context of Sexual Violence - Dr. Brittany Anne Chozinski, Texas A&M
  • TITLE 9 and Its Implications for Universities and Colleges - Rick Gipprich, Texas Association Against Sexual Assault
  • Victims and Addiction - Abby Moore, CEO, San Antonio Council on Alcohol and Drug Addiction
  • The State of Texas and Victim Services - Rose Trevino, Texas Department of Criminal Justice
  • Traumatic Brain Injury and Domestic Violence - Dr. J. Mercado, San Antonio Military Medical Center
  • Ethics and Boundaries - Sara Hildebrand, Texas Council on Family Violence
  • Social Media and Child Predators - George Segura, San Antonio Police Department
  • Elder Abuse - Wende Hilsenrod, Texas Association Against Sexual Assault
  • Addressing School Violence - Dr. Brandi Burque, Ph.D.
  • Compassion Fatigue - Christine Melonson, Ph.D.

For a complete listing of workshops and speakers - Current Agenda (PDF).

Victim of Violence?

If you or someone you know is a victim of violence and needs information or support you may contact your nearest police substation and speak to a Crisis Response Team member. 

Find more information at Victim's Advocacy webpage.