Conference Program

NYSED LMSW, LCSW, LMHC, LMFT  live in-person contact hours approved for all sessions.

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 Boards as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #SW-0001; licensed mental health counselors #MHC-0008; licensed marriage and family therapists  #MFT-0007. Full attendance is required; no partial credit will be awarded for partial attendance

 

Monday, May 21, 2018

All pre-conference sessions are full day sessions with breaks.

9:00am - 12:15pm  Pre-conference Sessions

  • Track 1: Sex Ed by Porn? Pornography, Sexual Norms and Sexual Abuse Prevention l Maree Crabee
  • Track 2: 2a: Applying the Good Lives Model to Treatment with People who have Sexually Abused l David Prescott, LICSW (must attend tracks 2a & 2b)
  • Track 3: Stable 2007 Training: Dynamic Risk Assessment for Sexual Offenders l Dr. Anton Schweighofer, R. Psych

10:30am - 10:45am  Morning Break

12:15pm - 1:30pm  Lunch

1:30pm - 4:45pm  Pre-Conference Sessions

  • Track 1: Sex Ed by Porn? Pornography, Sexual Norms and Sexual Abuse Prevention l Maree Crabee
  • Track 2: 2b: Motivational Interviewing with Adults and Adolescents l David Prescott, LICSW (must attend tracks 2a & 2b)
  • Track 3: Stable 2007 Training: Dynamic Risk Assessment for Sexual Offenders l Dr. Anton Schweighofer, R. Psych

3:00pm - 3:15pm  Afternoon Break

5:15pm - 6:15pm  “Chime in and Wine in” Roundtable Series

7:00 - 9:00pm  An Evening with Maree Crabbe: Sex Ed by Porn? Why Pornography is an Issue for Schools and What You Can Do About It

 

Tuesday, May 22, 2018

7:00am - 9:00am  Breakfast with Exhibitors

9:00am - 9:15am  Welcome Address

9:15am - 10:30am  Plenary Session

  • The Evolution of Practice in the Treatment of Youth Who Engage in Sexually Harmful Behavior | Phil Rich, Ed.D., LICSW

10:30am - 10:45am  Morning Break with Exhibitors

10:45am - 12:15pm  Concurrent Sessions A

  • A1:  New Directions in Prevention: Meaning and Purpose for Stakeholders and Front-line Clinicians l Charles Flinton, Ph.D., Joan Tabachnick, Cynthia Rinker, MFT
  • A2:  Vicarious Trauma and Cumulative Career Traumatic Stress: How working with sexual offenders can impact provider's sexual intimacy and parenting skills l Brenna Tindall, Psy.D., Jessica Bartels, Psy.D.
  • A3:  Developing a Program to Treat Mentally Ill Patients with Sexual Offending Behaviors l Amanda Miller, Psy.D., Antonino Camaj, Psy.D.
  • A4:  Safe Touch: An Experiential Approach l Christian Santiago-Calling, CTRS

12:15pm - 1:30pm  Member's Luncheon - Non-Members are welcome to join with pre-purchased ticket.

1:30pm - 3:00pm  Concurrent Sessions B

  • B1:  Foundations 1: Understanding Sexually Abusive Youth l Phil Rich, Ed.D., LICSW
  • B2:  A 360-Degree Approach to Sexual Abuse Prevention and Response l Thomas R. Andriola, Carly Sunderlin, LMSW
  • B3:  Deniers and Non-Identifiers: Providing Treatment to Sex Offenders Who Deny their Role in their Offense from a Therapeutic Approach l Justyna Rzewinski, LCSW, Kathleen Castro, LMHC

3:00pm - 3:15pm  Afternoon Break with Exhibitors

3:15pm - 4:45pm  Concurrent Sessions C

  • C1:  Foundations 2: Working with Sexually Abusive Youth l Phil Rich, Ed.D., LICSW
  • C2:  Preventing Child Sexual Abuse in New York State: Could a Prevention Project Dunkelfeld-Style Program be Implemented Here? l Gilian Tenbergen, Ph.D., Jeffrey Sandler, Ph.D.
  • C3:  Sexual Coercion: From Persuasion to Sadism l Charles Flinton, Ph.D.
  • C4:  Using Empathic Communicaiton to Achieve the Goals of the Good Lives Model l Stephen Butts, JD/Ph.D., MA

5:30pm  - 7:00pm  Reception at the Thirsty Owl Saratoga Ticketed Event (Additional charge applies)

 

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

7:00am - 8:15am  Breakfast with Exhibitors

8:15am - 8:45am  Welcome & Awards Presentation

8:45am - 10:15am  Concurrent Sessions D

  • D1:  Exploring Key Issues Pertaining to Campus Sexual Assault l Kurt Bumby, Ph.D.
  • D2:  Switching the Topic from Sex Offenders to Sexual Abuse l William O'Leary, Psy.D.
  • D3:  Lovemaps: The Paraphilias in Film l Renee Marie Sorrentino, MD, Sara Moore, Psy.D.
  • D4:  Engaging Families in Adolescent Treatment: Understanding Benefits and Barriers l Angelique Caley, LCSW, CASAC, Iana Lal, LMHC

10:15am - 10:30am  Morning Break with Exhibitors

10:30am - 12:00pm  Concurrent Sessions E

  • E1:  The Legal and Scientific Standards for Acceptance of Assessments l Gene G. Abel, M.D., Bret White, Ph.D., MSW, LCSW
  • E2:  Group Work in the Treatment of Sexually Abusive Youth l Phil Rich, Ed.D., LICSW
  • E3:  Gallows Humor: The Costs and Benefits of Humor and How We Use it in our Work l Corey Leidenfrost, Ph.D., Brent Ewell, LCSW-R
  • E4:  RESPECT: 7 Steps to Trust in 7 Seconds l Thomas P. Keating, LMHC

12:00pm - 1:15pm  Lunch - Ticketed Event

1:15pm - 2:45pm  Plenary Session

  • System Responses to Individuals who Sexually Abuse: Where We've Been and Where We're Heading | Dr. Kurt Bumby

2:45pm - 3:00pm Closing Remarks

 

NYSED Social Workers 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 #SW-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 Counselors 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.

NYSED Marriage and Family Therapists 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 #MFT-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.