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Free Article Access for AFN members until April 26, 2019!

Dr Speck has co-authored the article:

A concept analysis of trauma coercive bonding in the commercial sexual exploitation of children.

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Online Education

AFN member discounts on online Trainings!

40 hour SANE training

Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing (STTI) now is offering a 10% discount to AFN members on their 40 hour SANE training offered on line. This course meets the criteria as listed in the SANE guidelines. Click here to register or check it out!

The code is SAFE and is active now through Thursday, 1/31/20.

Please note that the code is case-sensitive and someone will need to type it out, not copy and paste the code, for it to work.

University of North Dakota Death Investigation Training

10% discount offer for AFN Members!

When registering:

· Occupation: Enter occupation/Academy of Forensic Nursing

· Price: drop down menu to select price with discount

· Coupon code: 2018DIT10

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Free Evidence Magazine Subscription for AFN Members!

Members may email to subscribe. Mention you are an AFN member and provide your number please!

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Joint Commission Advisory on Identifying Human Trafficking Victims in Healthcare

The Joint Commission has announced an alert encouraging medical providers to provide information and options to victims of trafficking and supporting them throughout the process of potential reporting to law enforcement. As part of the new recommendations, they have provided a Quick Safety advisory on identifying the victims of human trafficking for health care providers.