I n response to Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19), all staff are available remotely via telephone and email. During the University System and State closures, we are only accepting applications electronically.   EMAIL YOUR APPLICATION to alitecky@ubalt.edu.  We are NOT accepting hard copies or faxes at this time.  If you have questions, please contact Anne Litecky  at alitecky@ubalt.edu or 410.837.5055.  

We so much appreciate and offer thanks to our service providers who continue to bring comfort and calm to the lives of crime victims and their families, as well as support to one another in the field. Together we will get through this.

                                                            ~ Wishing everyone peace and well-being

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               Roper Victim Assistance Academy of Maryland

                  2021 RVAAM NEXT SESSION

              SUMMER ~ June 7 - 11 ~ Online Until Further Notice

                              








ACADEMY FACULTY & STAFF

Dr. Debra L. Stanley
Executive Director

dstanley@ubalt.edu


Anne Litecky

Program Coordinator
alitecky@ubalt.edu



Dr. Heather L. Pfeifer

Associate Director, Faculty

hpfeifer@ubalt.edu


Dave Thomas

Faculty

t​homas@theiacp.org  

Debbie Bradley

Certification Coordinator

bradleyd@harfordsheriff.org 


Francis Beirut Poblete francisbeirut.poblete@ubalt.edu


Contact Us

410.837.5055


Certification Renewal


There is also a similarly tiered renewal process in place for those advocates who want to remain current with their certification:

LEVEL I
a)
 Complete 40 hours of continuing education (completed within the past 3 years) and b) Complete renewal application packet and pay the $25 renewal fee.

LEVEL II (Without an upgrade)
Same as Level I. To upgrade from Level I to Level II a) Complete 40 hours of continuing education (completed within past 3 years) to include 3 hours of Ethics in Victim Services; b) Complete written essay; and c) submit renewal application packet and pay $50 fee.

LEVEL III (Without an upgrade)
Same as Level I. To upgrade from Level II to Level III a) Complete 40 hours of continuing education (completed within past 3 years); to include 3 hours of Ethics in Victim Services; b) Complete oral presentation; and c) Submit renewal application packet and pay $75 fee.


Questions on certification contact Debbie Bradley, Certification Coordinator: 

bradleyd@harfordsheriff.org or call 410.638.4905.

Click on the link below for information about Certification Renewal!


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