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Conference: Understanding the Impact of Violence on Children and Adolescents

Friday, October 12, 2001
8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

 

The Forum, One Cleveland Center
1375 E. 9th Street, Cleveland

Co-Chairs:
Donald Freedheim, PhD, CWRU
Jill Korbin, PhD, CWRU
Richard Settersten, PhD, CWRU

Keynote Lecture:

Lost Boys: Understanding Why Our Sons Turn Violent and How We Can Save Them
James Garbarino, PhD, Family Life Development Center, Cornell University

Morning SessionChildren’s Exposure to Violence and Its Consequences
Dan Flannery, PhD, Institute for the Study and Prevention of Violence, Kent State University
Mark Singer, PhD, Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences, CWRU

Afternoon SessionPrograms for Children, Families and Communities
Elsie Day, JD, Cuyahoga County Children Who Witness Violence Program
Mike Walker, Partnership for a Safer Cleveland

Keynote Lecture: Children’s Resiliency: Coping with Violence
Alvin Poussaint, MD, Media Center of the Judge Baker Children’s Center, Harvard University

 Conference Exhibitors

  • Appletree Books
  • Applewood Centers, Inc.
  • Community-Based Prosecution Program
  • Cuyahoga County Community Mental Health Board
  • Project Synergy

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