Violence Prevention and the Arts

Helping Children Cope with Trauma

Experience the healing power of the Arts in this interactive workshop...

Survivors Unlimited, and the Violence Prevention Alliance, Jamaica wish to thank everyone who attended this workshop. Your enthusiastic participation helped make it a memorable and worthwhile event.


Our thanks to sponsors GraceKennedy Limited, Cari-Med Foundation, and the Spanish-Jamaican Foundation for making this event possible!


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Date and Venue

Wednesday, October 9, 2013. 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Girl Guides Association Headquarters
2 Waterloo Road, Kingston 10.



Topics and Presenters

Keynote Presenter : Dr. Coretta Brown-Johnson, Clinical Behavioural Specialist-Psychologist

Who Should Attend?

Educators; guidance counsellors and other counselling professionals; law enforcement personnel, and anyone interested in supporting young Jamaicans caught in the cycle of violence and loss in our country.


About Survivors Unlimited

Survivors Unlimited is a training and event management company specializing in issues of loss and grieving. Our mission is to create a sense of community for Jamaicans who are grieving and those who comfort them.


The Violence Prevention Alliance (VPA) is a non-governmental organization which facilitates networking among organizations working to prevent and reduce crime and violence in Jamaica.