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23rd International Summit: “Voices Against Violence: Breaking the Silence” Linking Research, Practice, Advocacy & Policy

September 6, 2018 - September 9, 2018

Where: San Diego, CA, USA

When: September 6 – 9, 2018

The goals of the Summit are to present the latest research, assessment, and intervention techniques concerning various aspects of child, adolescent and adult trauma and maltreatment as well as the long-term effects if they go untreated. Plenary and breakout sessions discuss the types of child, adolescent and adult trauma, the dynamics of maltreatment and trauma at home or in the community and the effects on children, adolescents and adults psychologically, behaviorally and neuro-developmentally. Nationally and internationally recognized presenters and local practitioners come together to discuss the latest research, assessment methods, interventions, and prevention strategies for children, adolescents and adults who have been traumatized, abused and/or victimized. Current research will be applied and practical techniques will be emphasized throughout the Summit.

Summit Tracks:
(1) Adult Survivors of Maltreatment & Trauma
(2) At-Risk Youth
(3) Child Maltreatment / Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs)
(4) Human Trafficking
(5) Intimate Partner Violence Offenders
(6) Intimate Partner Violence Victims / Survivors
(7) Legal & Criminal Justice Issues
(8) Sexual Assault / Sexual Abuse Victimization
(9) Trauma in General
(10) Trauma in Military Personnel, Veterans & Their Families
(11) Vulnerable Populations

Why Volunteer at the Summit?
Volunteers are welcome to donate their time and attend the Summit. For every 5 hours volunteered = 1 Day of waived registration fees. Volunteer 20 hours = Attend the entire Summit for $25.00 ($450 Value). If interested in learning more, email IVAT@IVATcenters.org


September 6, 2018
September 9, 2018
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