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Strangulation: The invisible threat to public health

  • New Orleans Family Justice Center (map)

Thursday, February 21


4th floor, Lilac Conference Room, New Orleans Family Justice Center

Registration starts at 8:30am

Come learn about one of the most common tactics of abuse and the most accurate predictor of domestic violence homicide from two of New Orleans’ experts on the topic of strangulation. Advocate Ashley Ponson and Forensic Nurse Andrew Mahoney will present on the traumatic impact and health outcomes of strangulation, as well as ways the New Orleans community could better support survivors and hold perpetrators accountable for this dangerous behavior.

CEU’s available for the training.

See the flyer here.



  • $10 training only

  • $25 for CEUs (3 hours)

  • $60 for 3-month series including CEUs (9 hours)

Upcoming events in this series:

  • Thursday, March 14—Chan Hellman, The Science of Hope

  • Thursday, April 18—Eva Lessinger, Sexual Harassment: A Policy Writing Workshop