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Family and Community Violence Conference Registration Open

September 10, 2013

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The American Psychological Association and the American Bar Association will host a conference on family and community violence on October 2–5, 2013, in Washington, DC. Sessions to be offered, in accordance with the conference theme “Addressing the Unspeakable: Confronting Family and Community Violence—The Intersection of Law and Psychology,” include the Defending Childhood Initiative and addressing the effects of violence on children, youth, and families; preventing child maltreatment and domestic violence; protecting persons with disabilities; disrupting the “cradle to prison pipeline;” and helping families access services. Attorney General Eric Holder and OJJDP Administrator Robert L. Listenbee have been invited to present keynote addresses.

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Register online and learn more about the conference.

Learn more about OJJDP’s publication series on the National Survey of Children's Exposure to Violence.