Connecticut Department of Children and Families
Sep 18, 2013

Preventing the Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Adolescent Girls:

A Training for Providers on Using the My Life My Choice Curriculum

Lisa Goldblatt Grace, LICSW, MPH, Director
Audrey Porter, Associate DirectorMy Life My Choice, A Program of Justice Resource Institute

DATE:  September 18, 2013


TIME:  9:30 a.m. until 4:00 p.m.

COST:  $400.00      


CEUS:   5.5 CEUs available for social workers

COURSE DESCRIPTION:  My Life My Choice is a nationally recognized, groundbreaking initiative designed to reach adolescent girls most vulnerable to commercial sexual exploitation. The MLMC Curriculum is a ten-session program created to develop and strengthen your efforts to halt the disturbing wave of exploitation and trafficking in the United States. Created in 2002, MLMC was the first comprehensive curriculum in the country focused solely on preventing commercial sexual exploitation among adolescent girls. For more information, please visit our website:

Participants will have the opportunity to:

  • understand the research base behind the My Life My Choice Curriculum;
  • learn how to use the curriculum to run psycho-educational groups with vulnerable girls in a variety of settings;
  • explore potential challenges that may arise during the group; and
  • receive a copy of the “My Life My Choice” curriculum.

Please make checks payable to “My Life My Choice/JRI” and mail to the attention of Shannon C. Smith, 1269 Beacon Street, Brookline, MA 02446.


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Location: 989 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston
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9:30 AM - 4 PM

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