Jennifer O’Farrell is the Anti-Human Trafficking director at Operation Safe House, a non-profit agency providing emergency shelter and transitional living for youth in Riverside County. Jennifer serves as the Victim Service Provider of the Riverside County Anti-Human Trafficking Task Force. She spends her time providing intensive case management to victims, and educating, collaborating and creating programs to treat, prevent, and intervene for victims of labor and sex trafficking. Jennifer holds a Bachelors of Arts degree from California Baptist University, is a certified Sexual Assault Counselor and Advocate, and has received over 200 training hours from various leaders in the field of human trafficking case management.
1. Participants will gain an understanding of the scope and magnitude of human trafficking, both domestically and internationally.
2. Participants will recognize and articulate the various forms of human trafficking, learn key terminology, identifiers, and the “push and pull” factors.
3. Participants will understand trafficking from the perspective of the victim and the multiple needs of survivors and recognize the roles that various disciplines have to play in anti-trafficking efforts.