Peter Qualliotine with the Youth Cares Bridge Program
Updates from the
2011 NAEH Conference
At the National Alliance to End Homelessness (NAEH) Conference, Peter Qualliotine with the Youth Cares Bridge Program in Seattle presented a training on increasing awareness and the capacity of service providers to identify, engage, and respond to the Commercial Sexual Exploitation (CSE) of youth involved in prostitution. CSE is a global problem that manifests differently depending on the economic, cultural and social context.
Training topics included:
- framework and cultural context of commercial sexual exploitation,
- pathways into prostitution, engagement and safety planning, and
- mental health and trauma bonding.
Click here to view his presentation in a PDF format.