The theme for this year's NCFR conference is "Families as Catalysts: Shaping Neurons, Neighborhoods, and Nations."
The SRCD Bienniel Meeting will be held in Austin, Texas. More information about the conference can be found at: https://convention2.allacademic.com/one/srcd/srcd17/index.php?cmd=Prepare+Online+Program&program_focus=main&PHPSESSID=qvbvkvqd73tt2cjmsg0f9mji17
Conference Title: The Role of Research in Making Government More Effective
The 20th National Conference on Child Abuse and Neglect will be held August 31 to September 2, 2016 at the Grand Hyatt Washington in Washington, DC. The conference theme is “Building Community, Building Hope.” The Fall Grantee Meetings will be held in conjunction with the National Conference on Monday and Tuesday, August 29 to 30, 2016. Additional detailed information about your specific Grantee Meeting will be provided to you by your Federal Project Officer in early 2016.
Access and submit your presentation for the 20th National Child Abuse and Neglect Conference by April, 11, 2016.
This event is free and open to the public. Please register online using the secure link at the bottom of the page. The online registration deadline is Friday, July 1, 2016.
The educational goal of APSAC’s Colloquium is to foster professional excellence in the field of child maltreatment by providing interdisciplinary professional education.
Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:
1) Identify physical abuse, sexual abuse and neglect in children
2) Treat abused and neglected children
3) Apply model examination techniques for assessment of abused/neglected children
4) Describe and utilize the most up-to-date information concerning working with abused and neglected children to improve patient care
5) Prepare and report quality testimony in court cases, both as experts and as witnesses Workshops have been designed for professionals in mental health, medicine and nursing, law, education, prevention, law enforcement, research, advocacy, child protection services, and all who serve children and families affected by child maltreatment and violence.