• By Kevin Mount
  • Posted on Monday 19th November, 2007

first Biennial Conference of the International Family Aggression Society

encompasses aggression between romantic partners, parent to child aggression, child to parent aggression, sibling aggression, elder aggression, and aggression towards companion animals. Papers are also encouraged on the connections between aggression within the family home and physical and psychological injury, family breakdown, disrupted schooling and employment, antisocial behavior and criminali…

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  • By Kevin Mount
  • Posted on Saturday 03rd November, 2007

Helping Families Change

An evidence-based scientific program and advanced level workshops in family intervention; of interest to practitioners and researchers working with families in the health, education and welfare sectors.…

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  • By Ali Abunimah
  • Posted on Sunday 16th September, 2007

Society for Prevention Research: 16th Annual Meeting

The 16th Annual Meeting of the Society for Prevention Research (SPR) will be held in San Francisco, CA from May 28-30, 2008. The theme for the 2008 conference is "Context and Prevention Science." While most agree that “context matters," relatively little research in prevention science has been conducted that aids understanding of the ways in which context matters in designing interventions and u…

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  • By Ali Abunimah
  • Posted on Tuesday 28th August, 2007

The Eighth Annual Campbell Collaboration Colloquium

The Campbell Collaboration (C2) is pleased to announce the host city of the Eighth Annual International C2 (C2) Colloquium will be Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, on May 12 to 14, 2008. Additional information regarding the 2008 C2 Colloquium will be available shortly. Please check back for updates. Proceedings, presentations and participant information related to the 2007 C2 Colloquium in Lon…

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  • By Ali Abunimah
  • Posted on Tuesday 17th July, 2007

European Conference on Educational Research 2007

The theme of ECER2007 centres on the quality of educational research. Moreover, it stresses the "contested qualities" of educational research. What is the relevance of current educational research? How does research guide educational practice? What is the state-of-the-art as to evidence-based educational practices? How does educational research guide educational policies? What are the sound princi…

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  • By Ali Abunimah
  • Posted on Friday 13th July, 2007

Society for Research on Adolescence 2008 Biennial Meeting

The Program Committee invites submissions for the 12th Biennial Meeting of the Society for Research on Adolescence (SRA) to be held at the Hilton Chicago Hotel, March 6-9, 2008. Meeting sessions will begin at 12:00 PM on Thursday and end at 12:15 PM on Sunday. Preconference sessions will be held on Thursday, March 6, from 8:00 AM to 11:30 AM.Persons with an interest in adolescence, whatever their…

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  • By Ali Abunimah
  • Posted on Friday 13th July, 2007

Blueprints Conference 2008

Join us for a 3-day conference exploring model programs with positive results for youth and their families.The goal of the Blueprints conference is to disseminate science-based information on youth violence, delinquency, and drug prevention programs that are effective. This conference will motivate the prevention field to adopt evidence-based programs and provide support, guidance, and tools by pr…

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  • By Ali Abunimah
  • Posted on Monday 09th July, 2007

What Else Shapes Public Policy Analysis and Management? - APPAM Fall Research Conference

The 2007 Fall Research Conference of the Association for Public Policy Analysis and Management (APPAM) will occur in Washington, DC, from 8-10 November. The theme of the conference is: What Else Shapes Public Policy Analysis and Management?APPAM's Annual Fall Research Conference is a gathering of leaders within the policy analysis and management field. It has become the preeminent venue for the pr…

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  • By Ali Abunimah
  • Posted on Monday 09th July, 2007

ISPCAN European Regional Conference on Child Abuse and Neglect

We are pleased to invite you to attend the XIth ISPCAN European Regional Conference on Child Abuse and Neglect which will take place November 18-21, 2007, in Lisbon, Portugal. The Conference will be organized by The International Society for Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect (ISPCAN) and the Association of Women Against Violence (AMCV).This conference will serve to challenge existing research…

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  • By Ali Abunimah
  • Posted on Monday 09th July, 2007

ISPCAN International Congress on Child Abuse and Neglect

We are delighted to invite you to attend the XVIIth ISPCAN International Congress on Child Abuse and Neglect which will be held in Hong Kong from the 7th to 10th September 2008. This Congress is being organized by the International Society for Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect (ISPCAN) in collaboration with Against Child Abuse (ACA), Hong Kong.Children around the world face different forms of…

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  • By Ali Abunimah
  • Posted on Monday 09th July, 2007

Social Research Association Annual Conference

Social research is continuously changing and developing, and this year the Social Research Association annual conference will provide an opportunity to reflect upon and consider developments that have taken place throughout social research during the last few years.As well as plenary speakers and panel discussion session there will be workshops with papers addressing the following: Innovations in…

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  • By Ali Abunimah
  • Posted on Monday 09th July, 2007

Australasian Conference on Child Abuse and Neglect (ACCAN 2007)

Child Protection is everybody's business. We all have a part to play in preventing child abuse and neglect and a shared responsibility to create a better future for our children and young people.The Voices Calling for Action conference will bring together professionals, service providers, community representatives and young people from the human services sector across the Australasian and Pacific…

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  • By Ali Abunimah
  • Posted on Monday 09th July, 2007

Randomised Controlled Trials in Social Science: The way forward

Following the success of the inaugural conference RCTs in the Social Sciences: Challenges and prospects, we are pleased to announce the second annual conference addressing the theme RCTs in the social sciences: The way forward. The conference will be an opportunity for delegates to share expertise, interests, and concerns about conducting trials in all fields of public policy.…

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  • By Dartington SRU
  • Posted on Friday 22nd June, 2007

The Future of Childhood

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  • By Dartington SRU
  • Posted on Friday 15th June, 2007

Seventh Annual International Campbell Collaboration Colloquium on Quality, Credibility, and Utility: The Relevance of Systematic

The Seventh Annual International Campbell Collaboration Colloquium on Quality, Credibility, and Utility: The Relevance of Systematic Reviews London, England on May 14-16, 2007The Campbell Collaboration is an international effort whose mission is to prepare, maintain, and make accessible systematic reviews of studies on the effects of interventions. The 2007 C2 Colloquium will have distinguished ke…

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