Families at Risk: The Role of Parenting and Family Processes in Child Maltreatment and Intervention

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"

"The Web of Violence..." (PDF)

Margaret Wright, Ph.D. – Miami University "Creating a Safe Haven"

"Creating a Safe Haven" (PDF)
"Creating a Safe Haven" (audio MP3)

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"

"Why Didn't You Tell?" (PDF)
"Why Didn't You Tell?" (audio MP3)

Emily Putnam-Hornstein, Ph.D. – University of Southern California "A Population-Level Examination of Families Involved with Child Protective Services"

"A Population-Level Examination of Families..." (PDF)
"A Population-Level Examination of Families..." (audio MP3)

Session II: Intergenerational Transmission of Child Maltreatment  


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

"Intergenerational Transmission of Child Maltreatment" (PDF)

Jennie Noll, Ph.D. – Pennsylvania State University "Environments Recreated: The Unique Struggles of Children Born to Abused Mothers" 

"Environments Recreated..." (PDF)
"Environments Recreated..." (audio MP3)

Sheree Toth, Ph.D. – University of Rochester "Prevention of the Intergenerational Transmission of Maltreatment"

"Prevention of the Intergenerational..." (PDF)
"Prevention of the Intergenerational..." (audio MP3)

Viola Vaughan-Eden, Ph.D. – American Professional Society on the Abuse of Children "Intergenerational Transmission of Child Maltreatment: Nonoffending Caregivers"

"...Nonoffending Caregivers" (PDF)
"...Nonoffending Caregivers" (audio MP3)

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"

"Trauma-Focused CBT..." (PDF)

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"

"The Critical Role of Caregivers/Parents..." (PDF)
"The Critical Role of Caregivers/Parents..." (audio MP3)

Monica Fitzgerald, Ph.D. – University of Colorado School of Medicine

Monica Fitzgerald (audio MP3)

Mark Chaffin, Ph.D. – University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center "Evidence-Based Behavioral Parenting Models in Child Welfare"

"Evidence-Based Behavioral Parenting..." (PDF)
"Evidence-Based Behavioral Parenting..." (audio MP3)

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"

"Getting the Most Juice from the Squeeze..." (PDF)

Deborah Daro, Ph.D. – University of Chicago "Beyond Designing Evidence-Based Programs: Replicating 'What Works' with Consistency"

"Beyond Designing Evidence-Based Programs..." (PDF)
"Beyond Designing Evidence-Based Programs..." (audio MP3)

Charles Wilson, MSSW – Rady Children's Hospital "Looking at Prevention Through an Evidence-Based Practice Lens"

"Looking at Prevention..." (PDF)
"Looking at Prevention..." (audio MP3)

Sharon Wasco, Ph.D. - Independent Evaluator and Consultant "Meeting at the Midway: Systems, Partnerships & Collaborative Inquiry to Prevent Child Sexual Abuse" 

"Meeting at the Midway..." (PDF)
"Meeting at the Midway..." (audio MP3)

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