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First Friday Workshops

April 5 @ 9:00 am - 4:30 pm

AM Session / 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

 Sayama Turner

Nationally Certified Sexual Assault and Rape Victim Advocate

Society and Sexual Assault-Connecting the Dots Within Our Community

Sexual assault may cause emotional, mental, and physical trauma to a person, such as Depression, Substance Abuse, and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). This workshop will address the correlation of Sexual Assault and other sociological trends, such as substance abuse. Also, during this workshop, we will discuss how to properly assist victims of Sexual Assault; we will examine Sexual Assault and how it affects our society through the lifespan of individuals; and most of all, how to be a catalyst of change in the community for victims of sexual assault.


About the Presenter:

Mrs. Sayama Turner is a Sociologist and retired Active Duty Service Member. During her last few years on active duty, she also served as a volunteer Victim Advocate on Joint  Base San Antonio (JBSA) for the Sexual Assault Prevention and Response (SAPR) Program. She currently serves as the Student Development Program Director and Staff Victim Advocate for the SAPR on JBSA.


3 General CEH’s

PM Session / 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm

Dr. Lisa Cleveland 

PhD, RN, CPNP, IBCLC, FAAN Associate Professor of Nursing 

Engaging Communities to Reduce the Impact of the Opioid Crisis

The purpose of this workshops to describe how communities can be engaged in addressing the opioid crisis to include topics such as: (a) opioid use dis order in pregnant/parenting women, (b) newborn opioid withdrawal syndrome, (c) medication assisted recovery, (d) overdose prevention, recognition, and reversal, and (d) recovery support services and housing. Attendees will be able to describe factors associated with opioid use disorder in pregnant/parenting women and explain the risk of opioid use in pregnancy. Attendees will lean about Neonatal Opioid Withdrawal and therapeutic soothing techniques and be able to describe opioid overdose risk and identify local efforts to prevent overdose and death while increasing access to treatment and recovery resources.


About the Presenter:

Dr. Lisa Cleveland is a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner and an Associate Professor at the UT Health San Antonio, School of Nursing.


3 General CEH’s


  • SACADA is a certified CEU provider for LCDC, LPC, CCJP, Social Workers and LMFT.
  • AM Sessions are scheduled from 9 am – 12 pm. Each workshop session is $35 and payment can be made online or over the phone.
  • PM Sessions are scheduled from 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm. Each workshop session is $35 and payment can be made online or over the phone.
  • To register for a workshop, fill out the form below or call (210) 225-4741. We accept cash, checks, and credit cards.
  • Walk-ins welcome but RSVP guarantees a seat.
  • Cancellations or changes to workshops may occur.
  • No Refunds; however, you may receive a voucher for future attendance.



We offer students a discount of $10.00 off per session with proof of valid student ID. In order to receive the student discount, participants must pay at the registration table on the day of the workshop showing proof of their current student ID.

Register Today!


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April 5
9:00 am - 4:30 pm
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San Antonio Council on Alcohol & Drug Awareness
7500 Highway 90, Dave Coy Building, Suite 201
San Antonio, TX 78227 United States
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(210) 225-4741

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