ATSA Forum - Vol. XXIX, No. 4
(Plain Text Version)
Return to Graphical Version
In this issue:
Why is Juvenile Polygraph Not Recommended by ATSA?
Responding to Problematic Technology Use:
Creating a Therapeutic Toolbox
Looking After Ourselves and Each Other
Utilizing Recreation Therapy as Part of the Treatment Model
Understanding and Preventing Adolescent Pedophilia TEDMED Talk
Step One of Cultural Competency Addressing Privilege & Power
Assessment of Deviant Preferences Using Novel Behavioral Assessment Procedures
A Studentís Guide to the ATSA 2017 Conference
RNR Principles in Practice In the Management and Treatment of Sexual Abusers
2017 ATSA Conference Events
Preventing Harmful Sexual Behaviors in Youth: An Infographic from the ATSA Prevention Committee
Welcome Incoming Board Members
2017 ATSA Awards
ATSA Professional Code of Ethics 2017 Revisions and Additions
New ATSA Members
2017 ATSA Conference Events
ATSA Gives Back
Tuesday, October 24, 11:30 am - 3:30 pm
During ATSA’s first corporate social responsibility
event, a new half-day pre-conference activity, you will have the opportunity to give back to our
host community by helping a local non–profit. The 2017 recipient is
Sunflower House, an organization that assists children who have been
physically and sexually abused. We will be providing a range of services from helping clean and organize the interior to doing some exterior
landscaping, to stuffing envelopes, to organizing bags and toys for
the children. There’s a project for everyone’s interest. enjoy a day of
exercise and camaraderie as you help make life better for children.
there is limited space available, so sign–up today with on your online
registration! for more information contact Ann Snyder, ATSA Public
Affairs Coordinator: firstname.lastname@example.org
Public Engagement Event
Tuesday, October 24, 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
This event brings together community members, professionals,
practitioners, academics, and researchers to have a frank and informative
discussion about preventing sexual harm. this discussion will be led by
experts in the field around residency restrictions, sex trafficking, youth
registration and campus sexual assault. Everyone is welcome!
Morning Networking Event
7:45 am – 8:15 am | Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Back by popular demand! Start your morning
off with a brief networking experience sure to put a
smile on your face. Some of the most memorable
and valuable opportunities at a conference come
from the people you meet, so join us for a 30 minute
networking event to broaden your professional circle.
Experience a new approach to networking, meet
some new colleagues, and possibly win one of our
wonderful door prizes! Great for those new to the
ATSA conference as well as long–time members.
Registration not required.
Dismantling Racism: The Relevance to Prevention
Thursday, October 26, 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Talking about sexual abuse and violence may seem easy
compared to talking about race, power and privilege. Yet
facing this discomfort is necessary to understand how the
biases we all have can get in the way of positive use of the
privileges and power we have along with our ability to build
authentic relationships. Join us for this unique and thought–
Download the full listing of ATSA Conference Events.
Download the 2017 Conference Brochure.