Date/Time: 
07/31/2015 - 8:00am to 08/02/2015 - 5:00pm
Location
Address: 

The Westin Alexandria

400 Courtside Square

Alexandria, VA 22314

City: 
Postal Code: 
Country: 
300
Sponsoring Agency: 
Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests (SNAP)
Event Contact
Contact Website: 
http://www.snapnetwork.org/
Description: 

Early bird registeration for SNAP 2015 Conference is available until January 31, 2015.

Date/Time: 
08/11/2014 - 8:00am to 08/12/2014 - 5:00pm
Location
Country: 
300
Sponsoring Agency: 
The Society of Forensic Toxicology Continuing Education and Drug-Facilitated Crimes Committees and DC Office of the Chief Medical Examiner
Description: 

This workshop will include lectures on the investigation and prosecution of DFSA cases, alcohol and memory, and various drugs used to facilitate sexual assault. Participants who attend on location will also evaluate mock case scenarios in small groups and be offered a tour of the DC Medical Examiner facilities. This training will be taking place online and on location in Washington, DC.Register for the on-site training. Registration deadline for on-site training is August 4th.Register for the online training.

Date/Time: 
06/16/2014 - 8:00am to 06/17/2014 - 5:00pm
Location
City: 
Postal Code: 
Country: 
300
Sponsoring Agency: 
Institute of Medicine
Description: 

On June 16-17, the forum will convene a public workshop on Harvesting the Scientific Investment in Prevention Science to Promote Children’s Cognitive, Affective, and Behavioral Health. The first day of the workshop will feature presentations on and discussion of facilitators and barriers to broad implementation of preventive interventions, and the roles of scientific norms, implementation strategies, and practices in care quality and health outcomes for youth at the national, state, and local levels. The first day will also include breakout group sessions for meeting participants to discuss these issues in the sector areas of (1) health care (including mental health), (2) schools, and (3) child welfare and juvenile/family justice. The second day of the workshop will include summary reports from the chairs of each of the three breakout groups and presentations on and discussion of new methodological directions in prevention science to promote children’s cognitive, affective, and behavioral health.The workshop will be held at the National Academy of Sciences building at 2101 Constitution Ave., N.W., in Washington, DC. Registration is now available and is required to attend via live webcast or in-person and seating space is limited. A draft workshop agenda is available under ‘Other Meeting Resources’ on the right hand side of this page.

Date/Time: 
05/01/2014 - 8:00am to 05/03/2014 - 5:00pm
Location
Address: 

Washington Marriott Wardman Park
Washington, D.C.

City: 
Postal Code: 
Country: 
300
Sponsoring Agency: 
American Psychological Association
Description: 

APA and ABA are joining together to co-sponsor this continuing education national conference, addressing the broad range of issues related to the exposure of children, youth and families to violence in and around the home, community and society.The conference will:

  • Present nearly 40 plenary and invited sessions addressing prevention and intervention.
  • Focus on violence across individual, family, community and social contexts.
  • Have broad appeal to psychologists, attorneys, judges, legal scholars, behavioral and social science scholars, social workers, and other professionals in legal, mental health, social service and education fields. 
  • Offer continuing education credits to both psychologists and attorneys (CE and CLE).
  • Close with a networking session, to give participants an opportunity to exchange information and views about critical issues and promote strategies for addressing violence.

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