May 15-17, 2017- Build Beyond 2017: A Clinical Framework for Human Trafficking Recovery


  • Butler University - Jordan Hall Room 141 610 West 46th Street Indianapolis, IN, 46208 United States

Build Beyond is a comprehensive three-day training event that will equip you to care more effectively for survivors of human trafficking and commercial sexual exploitation. This annual training will help you adapt your professional skills to meet the unique needs of this population. By customizing your treatment approach, you will empower survivors to Build Beyond their current circumstances and past experiences to reach the life they desire.

Taught by survivors and subject matter experts, this conference will engage participants through lecture and experiential demonstrations. Build Beyond is ideal for mental health professionals currently working with survivors of domestic trafficking or individuals working toward licensure in counseling, therapy or social work.
The conference offers a total of 18 Continuing Education credits for LSW, LCSW, LMFT, LMHC. All ticket sales are final. Tickets are transferable but are non-refundable.

Build Beyond is hosted by Ascent 121 in partnership with Butler University and the Desmond Tutu Center. Ascent 121 provides long term trauma recovery services for teen survivors in Indiana. In 2016, they served 110 girls in residential and community-based programs.