APA-ABA Conference Program


Thursday, May 1, 2014
No. Title Presenter(s) Time Type
1 Plenary Panel on Gun Violence:
A Need for Community, Public Health and Legal Collaboration
Joel A. Dvoskin, PhD
Jonathan E. Lowy, JD
Ellen M. Scrivner, PhD
Jon S. Vernick, JD, MPH
8:30-10 a.m. Plenary
2 Preventing Child Maltreatment Mary E. Haskett, PhD
The Honorable Anita M. Josey-Herring
10:30 a.m.-12 p.m. Individual
3 Preventing Intimate Partner Violence Mary Ann Dutton, PhD
Rosie Hidalgo, Esq.
Kristi VanAudenhove, BA
10:30 a.m.-12 p.m. Family
4 The Role of Safe & Stable Housing in Preventing Exposure to Violence for Unaccompanied Adolescents Deborah Shore
Richard Hooks Wayman, Esq.
10:30 a.m.-12 p.m. Community
5 Disrupting the “Cradle to Prison Pipeline” – Alternatives to School Suspension and Exclusion The Honorable Jay D. Blitzman
Kimberly A. Larson, PhD, JD
Sarah E. Redfield, JD, LLM
10:30 a.m.-12 p.m. Society/Culture
6 Hate Crimes and Bullying Directed Toward LGBT individuals M. Currey Cook, Esq.
Susan V. Opotow, PhD
1:30-3 p.m. Individual
7 Violence Against Women with Disabilities Martha E. Banks, PhD
Anya Lakner, Esq.
Rachel White-Domain, Esq.
1:30-3 p.m. Family
8 Employing a Public Health Framework to Address the Behavioral Health Impact of Community Violence Arthur C. Evans Jr., PhD
Samantha Matlin, PhD
1:30-3 p.m. Community
9 Addressing the Role of Factors That May Contribute to Violence: Mental Illness and Substance Abuse David A. D’Amora, Esq.
Eric B. Elbogen, PhD
1:30-3 p.m. Society/Culture
10 Risk Assessment and Threat Assessment: Two Approaches to Preventing Violence Keith R. Cruise, PhD
Marisa R. Randazzo, PhD
3:30-5 p.m. Individual
11 Understanding the Impact and Enhancing Responses to Children Exposed to Family Violence George W. Holden, PhD
Eva J. Klain, Esq.
3:30-5 p.m. Family
12 Prevention of Youth Violence in Schools Angela A. Ciolfi, Esq.
Dewey G. Cornell, PhD
3:30-5 p.m. Community
13 When Poverty and IPV Intersect: Implications for the Mental Health and Justice Systems  Deborah Epstein, Esq.
Lisa A. Goodman, PhD
3:30-5 p.m. Society/Culture

Prevention and Intervention

Friday, May 2, 2014

Keynote Luncheon, 12-1:30 p.m.
Plated luncheon with keynote speaker:
Robert L. Listenbee Jr., JD, Administrator, Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, Department of Justice

No. Title Presenter(s) Time Type
14 Keynote Plenary Address:
How the Intersection of Law and Psychology Can Significantly Reduce the Transgenerational Transmission of Trauma and Reduce Children’s Exposure to Violence Across the Nation
Robert D. Macy, PhD 8:30-10 a.m. Plenary
15 Racial Disparities, Stop & Frisk, Profiling, and Stand Your Ground: Differences in How We Approach Violence Leigh-Ann Buchanan, Esq.
James M. Jones, PhD
Tamara  F. Lawson, JD, LLM
John K. Roman, PhD
10:30 a.m.-12 p.m. Individual
16 Violence and Aggression in Military Veterans Eric B. Elbogen, PhD
Renato L. Izquieta, Esq.
10:30 a.m.-12 p.m. Family
17 Violent Offender Re-entry into Society Henry A. Dlugacz, Esq., MSW
Joel A. Dvoskin, PhD
10:30 a.m.-12 p.m. Community
18 Alternatives to Incarceration and Detention in Juvenile Justice Patricia Chamberlain, PhD
Danielle Lipow, Esq.
10:30 a.m.-12 p.m. Society/Culture
19 Protecting Persons with Disabilities Nora Baladerian, PhD
Ira A. Burnim, Esq.
1:30-3 p.m. Individual
20 Understanding Elder Abuse: Response Strategies and Practice Angela Downes, Esq.
Karen A. Roberto, PhD
1:30-3 p.m. Family
21 Innovative Models for Community Collaborations to Address Domestic Violence Juley A. Fulcher, JD, PhD
Joyce Smith, Esq.
1:30-3 p.m. Community
22 The Role of Mental Health & Substance Abuse Courts in Preventing Violence The Honorable Arthur L. Burnett Sr.
David S. DeMatteo, JD, PhD
1:30-3 p.m. Society/Culture
23 Effects of Violence on Child Development  James Garbarino, PhD 3:30-5 p.m. Individual
24 Intervention Strategies for Violent Sexual Offenders Judith V. Becker, PhD
Dawn Doran, Esq.
Scott G. Matson, MA
3:30-5 p.m. Family
25 When Policy and Programs Hit the Streets: Innovative Approaches to Violence in Neighborhoods Paul L. Freese Jr., Esq.
Edward M. Powell
3:30-5 p.m. Community
26 Interventions With Victims and Offenders of Crimes of Intolerance and Hate Edward W. Dunbar, EdD
Michael Lieberman, Esq.
3:30-5 p.m. Society/Culture


Saturday, May 3, 2014
No. Title Presenter(s) Time Type
27 Bullying-Latest Knowledge and Evidence-Based Interventions Alison Gill, PhD
Susan P. Limber, MLS, PhD
8:30-10 a.m. Individual
28 Current Research, Best Practices & Ethical Issues in Child Custody with Allegations of Family Violence Robert Geffner, PhD
Joan S. Meier, Esq.
Lenore E. Walker, EdD
8:30-10 a.m. Family
29 Violence in Native American Communities Natasha K. Anderson, Esq.
Jacqueline M. Gray, PhD
8:30-10 a.m. Community
30 Veterans and the Criminal Justice System Edmund Howe, III, MD, JD
Brian L. Meyer, PhD
8:30-10 a.m. Society/Culture
31 Human Trafficking and Internet Victimization Marsha B. Liss, PhD, JD
Samantha Healy Vardaman, Esq.
10:30 a.m.-12 p.m. Individual
32 Family Empowerment & Advocacy Tim Curry, Esq.
Carmen Daugherty, Esq.
Jennifer L. Woolard, PhD
10:30 a.m.-12 p.m. Family
33 Providing Safe Education for All Children Dorothy L. Espelage, PhD
Adrienne E. Volenik, Esq.
10:30 a.m.-12 p.m. Community
34 Tribal Crime and Justice: Violence and Victimization Jami Bartgis, PhD
Kelly Stoner, Esq.
10:30 a.m.-12 p.m. Society/Culture
35 The Role of Stress in Violence Mark F. Houldin, Esq.
Sheryl Pimlott Kubiak, PhD
1:30-3 p.m. Individual
36 Domestic Violence in LGBT Relationships Virginia M. Goggin, Esq.
David W. Pantalone, PhD
1:30-3 p.m. Family
37 Community Collaborations – Never Easy But Highly Rewarding Liberty Aldrich, Esq.
Harriet C. McCollum
1:30-3 p.m. Community
38 Juvenile Justice Reform: Alternatives to Punitive Approaches to Children’s Violent Behavior Carmen Daugherty, Esq.
Mark R. Fondacaro, PhD, JD
1:30-3 p.m. Society/Culture