The NYSATSA/NYS Alliance Conference provides an opportunity for participants to examine services involving shared leadership and resources, as well as programs and practices that influence emerging best practices. The Conference enables attendees to interact and network with leaders in the field of sex offender treatment, supervision, assessment, management, and victim advocacy. We are certain that all will benefit from this opportunity to share, learn, and strategize with others dedicated to improving sex offender management services in New York State.
Appropriate workshop and poster topics include issues related to the treatment, supervision, assessment and management of adolescents and adults who have sexually offended; sex offender policies; sexual victimization; and victim advocacy.
Now Available: NYSED contact hours included with your registration fee!
NYSED Social Work Contact Hours: Offered in collaboration with the University at Buffalo School of Social Work, Office of Continuing Education; recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #0001. Full attendance is required for each session; no partial credit will be awarded for partial attendance. Live in-person contact hours offered are listed with each session description.
NYSED Mental Health Counselor Contact Hours: Offered in collaboration with the University at Buffalo School of Social Work, Office of Continuing Education; recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Mental Health Practitioners as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed mental health counselors #MHC-0008. Full attendance is required for each session; no partial credit will be awarded for partial attendance. Live in-person contact hours offered are listed with each session description.
Call For Presentations - DEADLINE EXTENSION: MARCH 17, 2017
We are seeking presenters to reflect our conference theme and encourage submissions from victim advocates, medical professionals, researchers, lawyers (prosecuters and defense council), law enforcement (parole, probation, state police, federal and local police), 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. Deadline for submission has been extended to March 17, 2017. pdf Dowload submission instructions today (449 KB) .
We are still looking for presentations highlighting the followng topics:
- Adult, Youth, and Family Specific Interventions
- Treatment Provider Self-Care
- Community Supervision and Management Practices
- Specialty Service Groups
- Legal Issues and Court Practice
- Criminal Justice Innovations to Prevent Sexual Violence
- Legislation Related to Sex Offender Management
- Trainings in Current Risk Assessment Tools
Call For Nominations
Help us recognize people who are making a difference in our field! Nominations are currently being accepted for The Fay Honey Knopp Award and The Marilyn Etcheverry Award of Excellence. Download submission instructions today. Deadline for sumbissions has been extended to March 17, 2017.