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Prevention Today for a Safer Tomorrow

June 8, 2023 @ 10:00 am 12:00 pm PDT

The criminal justice system is failing to stop sexual violence, but it is causing grave harms of its own that target marginalized communities.

In an environment of pervasive moral panic, few are brave enough to talk about alternatives… but on June 8 you can meet and discuss with some of those who are.

  • Featuring Gilian Tenbergen’s introduction as Prostasia’s new Executive Director
  • With a screening and Q&A of The Recall: Reframed with Rebecca Richman Cohen
  • And more!
10:00 PDTWelcome and opening remarks from Gilian Tenbergen
Meet the new Executive Director of Prostasia Foundation and hear her vision of prevention today for a safer tomorrow.
10:30 PDTPanel #1: How our response to child abuse can work better for survivors and minorities
How are marginalized communities currently harmed by carceral, sex-negative approaches to child protection? How can we move towards an approach that is informed by public health principles that upholds the rights and dignity of all? Panelists Gilian Tenbergen, Jeremy Malcolm, Fay Brown, Alexandra Koptyaeva and Cathy Reisenwitz.
11:00 PDTScreening of The Recall: Reframed
11:20 PDTPanel #2: Discussion of The Recall: Reframed
Director/Producer Rebecca Richman Cohen, Gilian Tenbergen, Ruth Allison, and Ira Ellman will talk about how this film challenges popular assumptions, and raises questions about how our society can better serve survivors in its response to sexual violence.
11:40 PDTGeneral Q&A and discussion
12:00 PDTEvent close