Mon, Dec 13 | Online Event

Commercial Sexual Exploitation Peer Recruitment

Nicole Klasey, Psy.D.
Commercial Sexual Exploitation Peer Recruitment

Time & Location

Dec 13, 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM PST
Online Event

About the Event

Nicole Klasey, Psy.D.

Training Description

System-involved youth are commonly recruited into the commercial sex industry so it’s imperative for social service providers to learn more about the population. Peer recruitment is a common pathway of entry into commercial sexual exploitation, and yet, many organizations struggle to adequately address the issue. During this webinar, you will learn signs of peer recruitment and strategies to prevent and intervene when peer recruitment occurs with system-involved youth.

Learning Objective

· Identify at least 1 reason system-involved youth recruit others into the commercial sex industry

· Identify at least 1 preventative strategy to decrease peer recruitment

· Identify at least 1 strategy to intervene when peer recruitment occurs


2:30-2:45pm  Introduction

2:45-3:45pm  Reasons for peer recruitment

3:45-4:15pm  Strategies to address peer recruitment

4:15-4:30pm  Closing and evaluations

Meet Our Trainers

Nicole Klasey is a clinical psychologist who has worked with trauma survivors for 14 years. She currently consults with agencies on trauma-informed care, programming for commercially sexually exploited youth, vicarious trauma, and leadership development. Nicole has been training multidisciplinary audiences on trauma-related topics since 2015 and provides guest lectures at local universities on human trafficking.

This course meets the qualifications for (2) BBS CEUs for LCSWs, LMFTs, LPCCs, and LEPs as required by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences & is provided by Fred Finch Youth Center, CAMFT Provider #045295.

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