Working with Human Trafficking Victims
January 18, 2019
CORA Services Conference Center
8540 Verree Road
Philadelphia, PA 19111
This workshop will provide a basic understanding of human trafficking and how to identify victims through screening. It will also provide an understanding of how to work with victims once identified and how to advocate for victims.
Hugh Organ, M.S., is the Associate Executive Director of Covenant House Pennsylvania. He oversees the day-to-day operations for a Street Outreach Program, York Drop-in Center, 76-bed Crisis Shelter and20 bed transitional living program. Mr. Organ has spent the last 18 years working with runaway, homeless and trafficked youth at Covenant House Pennsylvania. He is a founding member and the Chair of Philadelphia Anti Trafficking Coalition and serves as the Chair for Pa Anti Human Trafficking Advocacy Group. Mr. Organ has served on numerous task forces and committees on human trafficking. His commitment to domestic human trafficking most recently led to Covenant House Pennsylvania receiving the FBI Director’s Award for Community Leadership.
Objectives: As a result of this interactive workshop, participants will be able to:
• Participants will learn how to identify signs of human trafficking
• Participants will learn common patterns of human trafficking within their communities
• Participants will learn how to use common screening tools
• Participants will learn specific ways to advocate for victims
This program will benefit Psychologists, Social Workers, Mental Health Counselors, Educators, Principals, Teachers, Graduate Students, and other practitioners within mental health and education who provide direct services and/or parent/teacher consultation for this population.
- Act 48 3 credits
- NBCC 3 credits
- Psychology credits 3 credits
- SW, MFT, & PC 3 credits
12:15 Evaluation and conclusion
Download the 1-18-19 – Human Trafficking brochure and mail to
Ceil Hanas at 8540 Verree Road, Philadelphia, PA 19111 For more information call 215.701.2629 or register online here.
Registration begins 1/2 hour prior to stated program time. Pre-registration is required. Cancellations made LESS THAN 72 HOURS before the programs will NOT be refunded.