Merli Rossanna López Rodríguez

Merli Rossanna López Rodríguez is a social worker with higher studies in Systemic Family and Couples Therapy, a leader in the Attention to Street-working Children Programme, and in the technical team attending street-working children and their families in Guayaquil, Ecuador with therapeutic processes. She has experience working with groups of people who have suffered violence.


Safety Plans in Situations of Violence

Presenters: Martha Espinoza, Yessenia Vernaza Cuero, Emilio Roberto Carrillo Morales y Merli Rossana López Rodríguez

A safety plan is for emergency intervention to protect victims of violence immediately after the identification of a violent event. It is used to keep vulnerable people safe while therapeutic processes run their course, and in situations where it is not possible to provide them with alternative family or institutional accommodation. The workshop will present to participants protection strategies for immediately after a violent event has occurred, how to build a safety plan with the people affected, aimed at protection from and prevention of violent events, and how to create a safety plan that strengthens a therapeutic relationship with the victims of violence.





Fundación Junto con los Niños de Puebla A.C.

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