Understanding and Responding to Sexual Abuse
Thursday November 7 | 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Hyatt Regency Atlanta
Do you work in child protection or child safeguarding?
Are you working with people affected by harmful sexual behavior and their families?
Do you have questions about the reality of people who commit sexual abuse
and what you and your organization can do to prevent and respond to it?
The Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers (ATSA)
invites you to a professional engagement and networking event
on preventing and responding to sexual abuse.
ATSA is an international organization based in the United States
that works with international partners to support professionals who work in the field of sexual abuse.
Join other professionals to hear more about:
The causes of sexual abuse;
How to prevent sexual abuse in organizations;
How to develop appropriate safeguarding techniques;
How to support victims as well as people who are suspected or have been convicted of a sexual offence; and
How to talk to communities and families about sexual abuse.
Speakers will include:
Hayley Entrekin, EdD, LPC (President of Georgia Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers)
Tyffani Monford Dent, PsyD (Monford Dent Consulting and Psychological Services, LLC)
Ann Snyder, MMS (Public Affairs Coordinator, ATSA)
Professor Kieran McCartan (University of the West of England, UK)
ATSA members and the event will end with a chance to network with local ATSA Branches (Georgia ATSA)