Mini Child Abuse and Neglect Conference

2014 Conference Information

Note: Registration for the October 2014 conference has not yet opened.

Conference dates and times:
Thursday, October 9th from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Friday, October 10th from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Conference location:
Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta at Scottish Rite
1001 Johnson Ferry Rd. NE, Atlanta, GA 30342-1605

This conference is open to professionals that work on child abuse cases or want to learn more about relevant child abuse topics. Topics to be presented include vicarious trauma, bystander intervention to prevent child sexual abuse, behavioral health therapies for victims, and more.

For more information: Contact Elizabeth Williams, Conference Coordinator, at elizabeth.williams@choa.org or 404-785-7694.

Registration details:
Registration for the October 2014 conference has not yet opened. 
There is no cost to attend this conference, but pre-registration is required. Space is limited. Meals, parking, and conference materials are included with registration. Continuing education will be provided for various relevant disciplines.

Continuing education:
Approved continuing education credits for various disciplines will be posted periodically.  Please check back. 

 

 

Information regarding the April 24, 2014 Conference:

View the conference agenda.

Continuing education:
This course has been approved for continuing education credits by the following organizations:

  • Georgia Peace Officers Standards and Training Council - 7 hours
  • National Association of Social Workers - Georgia Chapter - 6 core hours
  • Georgia Nurses Association - 6.25 contact hours
  • Medical Association of Georgia - Continuing Medical Education - 6.5 hours
  • Licensed Professional Counselors Association of Georgia

 

Children's Healthcare of Atlanta is accredited by the Medical Association of Georgia to provide continuing education for physicians.

Children's designates this live for a maximum of 6.5 AMA PRA Category 1 credits TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Children's Healthcare of Atlanta is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Georgia Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

Approval as a provider refers to recognition of educational activities only and does not imply ANCC Commission on Accreditation or Georgia Nurses Association approval or endorsement of any product.