ACADEMY FACULTY & STAFF

Dr. Debra L. Stanley
Executive Director

dstanley@ubalt.edu


Anne Milun Litecky

Program Manager
alitecky@ubalt.edu


Cherie Peay

Program Coordinator

cpeay@ubalt.edu 


Faculty:

Dr. Heather L. Pfeifer

hpfeifer@ubalt.edu


Dave Thomas

t​homas@theiacp.org  


Dr. Gabriela Wasileski

gwasileski@ubalt.edu 


Dr. Mel de la Cruz

mdelacruz@ubalt.edu


Debbie Bradley

Certification Coordinator

bradleyd@harfordsheriff.org 


Francis Beirut Poblete

Technician

francisbeirut.poblete@ubalt.edu


Contact Us

410.837.5055


                                                                   

                                                                              

                                                                 Winter Session ~ February 12-17, 2023       

                                                                                                       Submit your application today!

                                                                                                                                                                     Questions:   contact Anne Milun Litecky at alitecky@ubalt.edu or  410.837.5055      

                                                                                                                     

                                                                                                                            Summer Session ~ June 5 - 9,   2023

                                   



From our hearts to yours, a BIG offering of thanks to crime victim service providers, including Roper Academy Alumni Association (RAAA)

who continue to bring comfort and calm to the lives of crime victims and their families, as well as kindred support to one another.   

                                                                                                                                                                                                                       ~ Wishing everyone peace and good health!    


2023 WINTER SESSION

February 12 - 17

APPLICATION


TIMELINE


FRI, JAN 27: Applications Due!                                                       (email only, no hard copies accepted)

TUES, JAN 31:   Applicants Notified of Acceptance

WED, FEB 1:   Acceptance Package Forms Due      Confirmation, Scholarship and Payment Forms w/signatures!

THUR, FEB 2: Orientation Meeting is MANDATORY (virtual)


2023 ROPER ACADEMY WINTER  SESSION

(in-person)

Bon Secour Retreat & Conference Center  Marriottsville, Maryland     

   

Click on Blue Text Boxes below to Download an Application :

APPLICATION

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WHO SHOULD APPLY?


Individuals from victim services agencies and  other
organizations

that serve crime victims. This includes paid staff and volunteers

from a variety of community-based and system-based programs

and other allied professionals such as law enforcement and

corrections. Ideally, candidates will have a minimum of two years

in the field of victim assistance.

HOW TO APPLY?


Click on the blue text box for Application in Word and PDF (to right). 

Instructions provided on forms.


COST


If virtual, the all-inclusive $300 fee covers tuition, online training materials, shipping fees and all other related expenses.  If in person, room and board. Financial assistance is available through a limited number of scholarships through the Academy, and may be covered by VOCA funds from the participant’s agency of employment.  Additionally, the U.S. Office for Victims of Crime offers scholarships for professional development.Payment and Scholarship Questions, Anne Milun Litecky: alitecky@ubalt.edu

LOCATION


Virtual or In-person at Bon Secours Retreat & Conference Center, 1525 Marriottsville Road, Marriottsville, Maryland. For more about the site, go to rccbonsecours.com


SAMPLE TOPICS COVERED


Victims Rights & Laws, Restitution, Family Violence, Workplace Violence, Collaboration & Network Building, Vicarious Trauma and Self-Help, Certification and Professional Development.

In order to be eligible for selection, a candidate must submit one (1) typed application and two (2) letters of recommendation, one of which must be from your supervisor/program coordinator. An application form can be downloaded by clicking on the link below. The blank application form itself may be photocopied and shared. Once completed, please email the application, along with the two recommendations, to:

Roper Victim Assistance Academy
Anne Milun Litecky

alitecky@ubalt.edu

Up to 35 participants from among all those who apply will be selected to attend the upcoming Academy. To create the optimal learning environment, the Academy’s Selection Review Board will strive to construct a class of participants which reflects a balance in cultural, programmatic, professional, and geographic diversity.



Art Therapy   (Class of 2019)


SUBMIT APPLICATIONS TO: alitecky@ubalt.edu


   WE ARE NOT ACCEPTING:

       hard copies or faxes.                                            Thank you!


Summer Session ~ June 5-9, 2023