Families at Risk: The Role of Parenting and Family Processes in Child Maltreatment and Intervention
2014 Conference – Families at Risk: The Role of Parenting and Family Processes in Child Maltreatment and Intervention
May 5, 2014 – May 6, 2014
This year’s conference featured presentations by experts from around the country, including Sherry Hamby, Laura Ann McCloskey, Judith Cohen, and John Lutzker and a host of internationally known discussants. Focusing on family dynamics, speakers addressed four topics: family processes underlying child maltreatment, intergenerational transmission of maltreatment, evidence-based interventions with maltreated children and their families, and future directions in child maltreatment prevention.