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Save the date!!

Monday, May 21 - Wednesday, May 23, 2018

We are pleased to announce our 2018 Joint Conference will be held at the Holiday Inn in Saratoga Springs, New York.

Call for Presentations

Proposal Deadline: December 15, 2017

Download Instructions and Requirments for Submission Here

Dear Friends and Colleagues,

NY ATSA and NYS Alliance are pleased to announce the annual call for papers for the 23rd Annual Joint Conference, Working Together: Unifying the approach to Sexual Abuse Prevention and Response to be held May 21 – 23 at the Holiday Inn Saratoga in Saratoga Springs, NY.

The NY ATSA/NYS Alliance Conference provides an opportunity for participants to examine creative collaborations, services involving shared leadership and resources, as well as prevention, supervision, and treatment programs that reflect emerging best practices. Attendees will have access to leaders in the field of sex offender treatment, supervision, assessment, management, prevention, and victim advocacy. They will benefit from this opportunity to share, learn, and strategize with others dedicated to the shared mission to address and eliminate sexual abuse in New York State.

We are seeking presenters to reflect our conference theme and encourage submissions from victim advocates, medical professionals, researchers, lawyers (prosecutors and defense counsel), law enforcement (local, state, and federal police agencies, corrections, parole, probation, etc.), CAC's, child protection agencies, and treatment providers. We encourage all individuals/groups working to reduce sexual violence to submit a proposal to ensure that your important efforts and innovative approaches can be shared across the state.  

Appropriate workshop topics include issues related to:

  • Adult, Youth, and Family Specific Interventions
  • Abuse Prevention Efforts and Projects
  • Innovative Models of Community Collaboration
  • Emerging Research
  • Community Supervision and Management Practices
  • Specialty Service Groups
  • Practical Applications of Empirical Research
  • Legal Issues and Court Practice
  • Criminal Justice innovations to prevent sexual violence
  • Legislation related to sex offender management

Both poster and workshop proposals are welcome. Please review the following information and submit a complete proposal. Incomplete submissions will not be considered.

Proposals may be sent to: conference@nysalliance.com (one PDF with all information is preferred for digital submissions.) or NYSATSA/Alliance Conference, Attn: Cassie Papandrea, 136 Everett Road, Albany, NY 12205. Submissions must be postmarked by December 15, 2017.

NYSATSA/Alliance Conference
Attn: Cassie Papandrea
136 Everett Road
Albany, NY 12205

Submissions must be postmarked by December 15, 2017

Ready to find out more?

For more information, visit our conference website.