2nd Annual Child Abuse Awareness Symposium

By Children's National Health System™ (other events)

2 Dates Through Apr 27, 2018

Back by popular demand is the 2nd Annual Child Abuse Awareness Symposium, featuring our keynote speaker, Victor Veith.  This year's focus will include mutliple areas where violence can occur, as well as prevention strategies.  Join us for the two-day event!

Pre-Conference:  Sex Trafficking in the District of Columbia (FREE-grant funded)

April 26, 2018 4:00 pm - 8:30 pm  (includes dinner)

1600  Trafficking survivor story

1705  Gang involved trafficking

1830  Recognition of trafficking

1925  Panel of local experts

2nd Annual Child Abuse Awareness Symposium ($80.00)

April 27, 2018 8:00 - 5:00 pm (includes lunch)

Attendees must register for the entire day 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

This year we have multiple options for the afternoon!  Please read registration instructions carefully!

0800  A National Plan to End Violence

0945  Understanding the Impact of Trauma on Children

1050  Child Neglect:  When indifference is abuse

1230  Bullying                                   1230  One Love Training               1230  Stewards of Children

1325 Intimate Partner Violence

1430  Medical Child Abuse               1430  One Love Training                                                                   

1530  Secondary Trauma

1630  Wrap up/Evaulations

Copy and paste the link below if you would like to donate to the Child Abuse Prevention Collaboration efforts, please do.  We hope to continue to provide education related to child abuse prevention at a low cost to everyone.;jsessionid=00000000.app208a?9762.donation=form1&df_id=9762&mfc_pref=T&NONCE_TOKEN=A69FCFA6561860F380DCFE5F3F1B12C5

Copy and paste the link below if you would like to purchase a conference t-shirt/sweatshirt.





For the Symposium on April 27, 2018

You must register for the morning session in order to attend the afternoon session(s).  You may NOT register for the afternoon session(s) if you have not registered for the morning session.   If you have not registered for the morning session, you will not be permitted to attend the afternoon session(s). 

There are 3 options for the afternoon:

General Session: to include Bullying, Medical Child abuse, and Domestic Violence


Stewards of Children training program (LIMITED to 25 seats) 1230-1630


One Love Training (LIMITED to 25 seats/session) 1230-1430, 1430-1630

If you register for the One Love Training, you MUST ALSO register for the general afternoon session for the remaining part of the day in order to obtain your CEUs.

Mailing Address

111 Michigan Avenue NW Washington, DC 20010