Children, Youth and Families Programming

Thursday, Aug. 7

Symposium: High-Risk Juvenile Offenders—Current Research, Practice, and Policy
10:00 a.m.–11:50 a.m. | Convention Center, Room 152A
Chair: Amanda D. Zelechoski PhD, JD
Participants: Jodi Quas PhD (CYF Member), Helen Milojevich MA, Cecil Reynolds PhD, Jennifer Skeem PhD, Elizabeth Scott JD
Discussant: Gina Vincent PhD

Symposium: Research in Graduate School—Why and How Should I Get Involved?
1:00 p.m.–2:50 p.m. | Convention Center, Room 204C
Co-chairs: Christy A. Denckla MA, Margaret Tobias MS
Participants: Caryn R.R. Rodgers PhD (CYF Member), Irving B. Weiner PhD, Susan S. Woodhouse PhD, Cheryl Anne Boyce PhD, Rachel Hershenberg PhD, Sarah A. Silverman MS

Joint Social Hour with Divisions 7, 16, 37, 53 and the Committee on Children, Youth and Families
5:00 p.m.–6:50 p.m. | Marriott Marquis Washington DC Hotel, Monument Room

Friday, Aug. 8

Symposium: Risk and Resilience: Overcoming the Odds of Community Violence
1:00–2:50 p.m. | Convention Center, Room 140B
Chair: Laurie D. McCubbin, PhD (CYF Chair)
Participants: Karen A. Roberto, PhD, Velma McBride Murry, PhD and Na Liu, Ronald L. Simons, PhD and Leslie G. Simons, PhD, Alexandra (Sandi) Pierce, PhD, Stirling Barfield, MSW, MS CCC-SLP and Ruth Riding-Malon, PhD, Muninder K. Ahluwalia, PhD,
Discussant: Ann Masten, PhD, University of Minnesota

Saturday, Aug. 9

Symposium: Psychological Science and Innovative Care Strategies—Informing Redesign of Health Care for Youth
10:00 a.m.–11:50 a.m. | Convention Center, Room 147A
Chair: Jeanne Miranda PhD
Participants: Marc S. Atkins PhD, W. Douglas Tynan PhD, Joan Asarnow PhD, Sharon G. Portwood JD, PhD, Terry Stancin PhD
Discussants: Joel Sherrill PhD, Anne E. Kazak PhD

Poster Session: Adolescent and Adult Development
4:00 p.m.–4:50 p.m. | Convention Center, Room Halls D & E
Participant: Laurie McCubbin, PhD (CYF Chair)