Confronting Family and Community Violence | The Intersection of Law and Psychology

Mar 20, 2014

Confronting Family and Community Violence | The Intersection of Law and Psychology

May 1 - 3, 2014

Washington Marriott Wardman Park, Washington, DC 

U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder confirmed as Keynote Speaker

This 3-day APA/ABA continuing education national conference will address the broad range of issues related to violence in and around the home, community and society.

Confronting Family and Community Violence

  • Appropriate for psychologists, attorneys, judges, legal scholars, behavioral and social science scholars, social workers and other professionals in legal, mental health, social service and education fields
  • Presentations by The Honorable Anita Josey-Herring, Dr. James Garbarino, Dr. Susan Limber and more
  • Nearly 40 plenary and invited sessions addressing prevention and intervention
  • Focus on violence across individual, family, community and society contexts
  • Continuing education credits available
  • Networking session to close out the conference

More than 10 sessions related to child abuse and neglect

  • Effects of Violence on Child Development
  • Current Research
  • Best Practices
  • Ethical Issues in Child Custody When There Are Allegations of Family Violence
  • Preventing Child Maltreatment


Early Bird registration ends March 31.

Special room rates—reserve your hotel room now!

Enjoy special room rates at the Washington Marriott Wardman Park Hotel, the conference site—reserve now!

For conference details and registration information, click here.


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