Executive Director, Toni Bankston honored with the 2019 Louisiana Social Worker of the Year Award

CATEGORY: News Updates | DATE: March 21, 2019

PLEASE join us in congratulating Toni Bankston, our Executive Director, for receiving the 2019 Louisiana Social Worker of the Year award from the National Association of Social Workers. It's an honor to have your leadership, guidance and wisdom driving our...

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April is Child Abuse Prevention Month

CATEGORY: News Updates | DATE: March 19, 2019

Next month is Child Abuse Prevention Month and we are going to be out in the community bringing awareness and a call to action for ALL adults. It is OUR job to keep our kids safe. We cannot expect them...

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Gov. Edwards Announces Boards and Commissions Appointments

CATEGORY: News Updates | DATE: March 13, 2019

BATON ROUGE | THE ADVOCATE — Today, Gov. John Bel Edwards announced his appointments to several Louisiana boards and commissions. Human Trafficking Prevention Commission Advisory Board The Human Trafficking Prevention Commission Advisory Board provides information and recommendations from the perspective...

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Singer David St. Romain is using his voice against childhood abuse, neglect

CATEGORY: News Updates | DATE: November 13, 2018

THE ADVOCATE Singer David St. Romain has found a new way to use his voice. You'll still catch the well-known entertainer on local stages from time to time, but these days, St. Romain is more likely to be found in...

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Webinar: Transforming Childhood Trauma Using Mind-Body Skills

CATEGORY: News Updates | DATE: July 29, 2018

A mind-body medicine webinar presented by Toni Bankston, LCSW, BACS This webinar was presented on July 26, 2018. About the Webinar Childhood Trauma is currently understood as a public health concern which is known to have far-reaching impacts on physical...

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Hope is Here!

CATEGORY: News Updates | DATE: April 19, 2016

This brief video takes the viewer inside the day-to-day forensic and healing activities of the Baton Rouge Children's Advocacy Center where children are provided comprehensive services in the aftermath of violent crime.

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Mindful Psychiatry

CATEGORY: News Updates | DATE: April 7, 2016

Didn't have a chance to catch our Executive Director, Toni live on air? Well visit the link below & listen in as she discusses child trauma & our role here at The CAC! WHOLE BODY MENTAL HEALTH RADIO: Aired: Monday,...

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Child Abuse Prevention Month!

CATEGORY: News Updates | DATE: April 6, 2016

Did You Know: 1 in 10 children will be sexually abused before the age 18 Of children who are sexually abused, 20% are abused before the age 8. A history of child sexual abuse increases the chance of dropping out...

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Clay For Kids

CATEGORY: News Updates | DATE: February 29, 2016

Neighbors Federal Credit Union is partnering up with us once again to sponsor Clay For Kids! This year's annual sporting clay tournament will be held at the Riverside Lodge in Denham Springs, LA on Friday, March 11, 2016. With several...

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