Speaker Presentations

Session I: Child Maltreatment and Family Processes

Lead speaker: Sherry Hamby, Ph.D. – Sewanee: University of the South
"The Web of Violence: Families, Vulnerability & Protection Across the Span of Childhood"

Margaret Wright, Ph.D. – Miami University
"Creating a Safe Haven"  
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Nancy Kellogg, M.D. – University of Texas Health Science Center
"Why Didn't You Tell? Helping Families and Children Weather the Process of a Sexual Abuse Disclosure"
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Emily Putnam-Hornstein, Ph.D. – University of Southern California
"A Population-Level Examination of Families Involved with Child Protective Services"
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Session II: Intergenerational Transmission of Child Maltreatment


Lead speaker: Laura Ann McCloskey, Ph.D. – Indiana University
"Intergenerational Transmission of Child Maltreatment"

Jennie Noll, Ph.D. – Pennsylvania State University
"Environments Recreated: The Unique Struggles of Children Born to Abused Mothers"
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Sheree Toth, Ph.D. – University of Rochester
"Prevention of the Intergenerational Transmission of Maltreatment"
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Viola Vaughan-Eden, Ph.D. – American Professional Society on the Abuse of Children
"Intergenerational Transmission of Child Maltreatment: Nonoffending Caregivers"
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Session III: Intervening with Maltreated Children and Their Families

Lead speaker: Judith Cohen, M.D. – Allegheny General Hospital, Drexel University College of Medicine – Pittsburgh
"Trauma-Focused CBT for Children and Adolescents"

Tony Mannarino, Ph.D. – Allegheny General Hospital, Drexel University College of Medicine – Pittsburgh
 "The Critical Role of Caregivers/Parents in Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy"
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Monica Fitzgerald, Ph.D. – University of Colorado School of Medicine
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Mark Chaffin, Ph.D. – University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center
"Evidence-Based Behavioral Parenting Models in Child Welfare"
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Session IV: Preventing Child Maltreatment: Current Efforts, Future Directions


Lead speaker: John Lutzker, Ph.D. – Georgia State University
"Getting the Most Juice from the Squeeze: Where SafeCare and Other EBPs Need to Evolve to Better Protect Children"

Deborah Daro, Ph.D. – University of Chicago
"Beyond Designing Evidence-Based Programs: Replicating 'What Works' with Consistency"
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Charles Wilson, MSSW – Rady Children's Hospital
"Looking at Prevention Through an Evidence-Based Practice Lens"
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Sharon Wasco, Ph.D. - Independent Evaluator and Consultant
"Meeting at the Midway: Systems, Partnerships & Collabrative Inquiry to Prevent Child Sexual Abuse"
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