Smart City Workshop Outcomes Report

Smart City Workshop Outcomes Report

The City of Shreveport’s Chief Technology Officer, Keith Hanson presented outcomes from the first “Smart City Workforce Analysis” workshop held on March 12, 2019, where employers from Shreveport’s technology sector identified skills gaps in the labor market for...
My Brother’s Keeper Outcomes Report

My Brother’s Keeper Outcomes Report

As the My Brother’s Keeper network team expands its purpose statement and theory of change, Laura Alderman and Clay Walker presented outcomes to the group on June 5th, 2019. The goals of the network team established in 2015 were to reduce Part 2 (misdemeanor)...
EMDR Training

EMDR Training

As a part of the NWLA Thrive Initative, Step Forward provided scholarships for 22 licensed mental health clinicians who serve Medicaid clients to receive training in evidence-based practices to treat trauma. The first training for EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization...
Caddo Schools ACEs Training

Caddo Schools ACEs Training

Laura Alderman gave an ACEs (Adverse Childhood Experiences) presentation to nearly 150 school counselors as a part of Caddo Parish School’s Trauma Informed School District Plan. More ACEs trainings will be conducted throughout the summer. Additionally, school...
TAC Speaks to Leadership Council

TAC Speaks to Leadership Council

Returning from their trip to San Antonio to speak at the International Youth Foundation’s Strengthening Youth Opportunity in Rural America conference, the Teen Advisory Committee presented to Step Forward’s Leadership Council about the issues they...