Essential Experience: The Importance of Survivor Expertise in CSEC Prevention

A discussion of how to effectively incorporate lived experience of commercial sexual exploitation survivors into residential care settings, both that of employees and that of the youth served.  Presenters are both survivors of exploitation and have had extensive experience working with youth in residential care.


Audrey Morrissey

Co-Executive Director/National Survivor Leadership Director , My Life My Choice, a JRI program

Nikki Valila, MSW

Director of Training and Partnerships , My Life My Choice - A Program of JRI


Charel Murrell

Prevention and Survivor Leadership Manager , My Life My Choice at JRI