Advocacy for Commercially Sexually Exploited Children (CSEC) Course
Welcome to the Advocacy for Commercially Sexually Exploited Children (CSEC) Course. This free course was created to equip you to identify victims of trafficking, understand the unique needs of exploited youth, and provide them with the highest level of advocacy. The course is 9 modules and takes approximately 2.5 hours in CASA College.
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Note: These difficult topics can be very challenging to process, particularly for those who may be reminded of painful personal experiences. Please be mindful of your own well-being as you work through this course, take breaks, practice self-care and seek support as you learn.
WATCH THE TRAILER
“There can be no keener revelation of a society’s soul than the way in which it treats its children.”
– Nelson Mandela
The Companion Guide is a hardcopy outline of the training course with handouts, references, questions for reflection and space for notes.
Support Lines Card for Teens
The wallet-sized card offers hotline numbers for support—on issues from sex trafficking to dating abuse and suicidal thoughts. Share with teens!
These optional panel videos can be watched before or after taking the course for further understanding of how the child welfare system, law enforcement and the juvenile probation system respond to child sex trafficking issues.
Child Welfare System
Juvenile Probation System