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“Assessment and Intervention of Sex Trafficking: A Guide for Helping Professionals” Event at Roberts Wesleyan University

September 15, 2023

Rochester, NY - On September 29, 2023, at 7 PM, Roberts Wesleyan University is hosting a crucial event titled “Assessment and Intervention of Sex Trafficking: A Guide for Helping Professionals.” This enlightening presentation will be held at the Lake Auditorium, Smith Science Center, located at 2301 West Side Dr., Rochester, NY 14624.

Sex trafficking is a pervasive and complex issue that affects individuals worldwide, including right here in our communities. This event is designed to empower and equip helping professionals, including social workers, nurses, law enforcement, and educators, with the knowledge and skills needed to understand, assess, and effectively intervene in cases of sex trafficking.

The event will feature Julie Chapus LMSW who has firsthand experience in addressing the challenges posed by sex trafficking and developed a model which provides a permanent means of escape through Miss Julie’s School of Beauty. Attendees can expect to gain valuable insights, tools, and resources to combat this grave issue within their communities.

Key Event Details:

  • Title: Assessment and Intervention of Sex Trafficking: A Guide for Helping Professionals
  • Date: September 29, 2023
  • Time: 7:00 PM
  • Location: Lake Auditorium, Smith Science Center, Roberts Wesleyan University, One West Side Dr., Rochester, NY 14624

This event is open to the public, and admission is free. We encourage all concerned community members, professionals, and students interested in tackling the issue of sex trafficking to attend.

Join us in the collective effort to combat sex trafficking, protect vulnerable individuals, and build safer communities.

For press inquiries or additional information, please contact Julie Chapus at 585 354 5341 or Dr. Brenda McQuillan at (585) 594 6195

About Roberts Wesleyan University:
Roberts Wesleyan University is New York’s leading university for character education. Committed to the development of the whole person, the institution is focused on student growth through Christ-centered education, transformational learning and service to others. With 1,579 students and a tradition of excellence since 1866, the university strives to inspire students to transform themselves and the world, and offers over 90 undergraduate, graduate and adult-degree completion programs taught by high-quality, supportive faculty. Roberts Wesleyan University also has two doctoral programs in clinical/school psychology and occupational therapy. Redhawks Athletics intercollegiate sports teams compete as members of NCAA Division II. For more information, visit


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