Wisconsin Chapter- IAFN

Practicing and Promoting the Profession of Forensic Nursing

Wisconsin Sexually Violent Persons: Sand Ridge Secure Treatment Center-Helen Kelly Conference 2017

Dr. Steve Kopetskie will present an overview of the sex offender civil commitment process and Sexually Violent Persons program at Sand Ridge Secure Treatment Center in Mauston, WI. He will describe sexual recidivism risk assessment procedures, treatment goals and methods, and the legal processes pertaining to civil commitment, supervised release, and discharge. SRSTC also offers […]

Crime Victim Compensation and SAFE Fund Presentation-Helen Kelly Conference 2017

Thank you to Karen Moore-SAFE Fund Administrator and Kathy Zupan – Program Director, Crime Victim Compensation Program for presenting on Crime Victim Compensation and WI SAFE Fund: Eligibility criteria, costs covered/not-covered, process to submit a claim, and how the SAFE Fund and CVC work together to assist victims.   You can view their presentation here for […]


I Am Jane Doe chronicles the epic battle that several American mothers are waging on behalf of their middle-school daughters, victims of sex-trafficking on Backpage.com, the adult classifieds section that for years was part of the Village Voice.  Reminiscent of Erin Brockovich and Karen Silkwood, these mothers have stood up on behalf of thousands of […]

Correctional Forensic Nursing

Today we were honored to have Ranee Wright present to our group along with nursing students from UW-Oshkosh on the role of a Correctional Forensic Nurse. For those of you interested in becoming a Correctional Nurse or would like more information, here is Ranee’s presentation. Ranee Wright Correctional-Nursing Power Point Presentation            

It is the WI-IAFN election season! Please consider a position on the Board!

Election season is upon us!  Please consider a position on the Board!   To nominate yourself and/or someone else, please click on the following link:   https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/JSBMLHV   NOMINATION APPLICATIONS END SATURDAY, OCTOBER 22, 2016 YOU MAY SUBMIT MORE THAN 1 NOMINATION FORM.  PLEASE RE-ENTER THE APPLICATION TO DO THIS. President Elect 3-year commitment (President Elect -> […]

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