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* Events *

Michigan Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Violence
September 14, 2006
Sheraton Hotel Lansing
BISC-MI is pleased to be a co-sponsor of this event!

Click the logo for Beyond Taking A Stand to go to the full information Page

* BISC-MI Past Conferences & Trainings *

11th Annual Fall Conference: Traumatology
November 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 2006
Featured Speaker: Dr. Peter Jaffe, Dr. David Lisak, Rus Funk

2006 Spring Training: Trial Run

November 2005 BISC-MI Celebrated its 10th Anniversary
by hosting an international conference on Batterer Intervention
FROM ROOTS TO WINGS: The Future of Batterer Intervention
Click here for information on the TENTH Annual BISC-MI Conference.

Spring Training April 2005: Larry Bennett
Understanding the Intersection of Substance Abuse and Domestic Violence

9th Annual Conference: Batterers as Fathers and Sons
May 12 through 14, 2004.
Featured Speaker: Lundy Bancroft
  1. Click here for Lundy Bancrofts PowerPoint presentation
  2. Click here for the Beverly Black PowerPoint presentation
  3. Click here for the Arlene Weisz PowerPoint presentation
  4. Click here for the Poco Kernsmith and Roger Kernsmith PowerPoint presentation
Fall Training November 2004
"Safety and Custody Issues In Domestic Violence:
Understaning the Law is Key To Our Work With Batterers"

8th Annual Statewide Conference
March 12th, 13th, and 14th, 2003
Featured Speaker: Jackson Katz
“Changing the Language of Violence-Culture and Media”

November 2003 Fall Training
"Domestic Violence and Anger Management:
Knowing the Difference Can Save Lives"
by David J. H. Garvin LMSW

7th Annual Conference: What Works?
Conference 2002 Brochure - PDF
Featured Speakers: Ed Gondolf, Oliver Williams, Denise Brown
March 20th, 21st, 22nd, 2002
Dearborn, MI

6th Annual Conference: Batterer Interventions Revisited
March 29th, 30th, 31st, 2001
Featured Speaker: Ellen Pence
Kewadin Convention Center
Sault Ste. Marie, MI

5th Annual Conference: Through the Eyes of Children
March 23rd, 24th, 25th, 2000
Featured Speaker: Jacquelyn Campbell, Ph.D., RN, FAAN
Valley Plaza Resort
Midland, MI

4th Annual Conference: Affirmation & Renewal
March 25th, 26th, 27th, 1999
Featured Speakers: Paul Kivel, Anne Ganley, Ph.D.
McGuire's Resort
Cadillac, MI

3rd Annual Conference
April 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 1998
Featured Speakers: Donald Dutton, Ph.D., Creel Froman, Ph.D.
McGuire's Resort
Cadillac, MI

2nd Annual Conference
Conference 1997 Brochure - PDF
April 10th, 11, 12th, 1997
Treetops Resort, Gaylord, MI

1st Annual Conference
May 1996
BISC held the FIRST Michigan Statewide Conference on batterer intervention and state standards.
The conference was held at Higgins Lake, McMullen Conference Center.
As a result, BISCMI was initiated in November 1996,
bringing together the efforts of all six regions of Michigan.