Violence Prevention Programming

The ACT Raising Safe Kids Program was developed and is coordinated by APA’s Violence Prevention Office. Please see the selected convention session below and check back for any additions as we get closer to convention.

Thursday, Aug. 7

  • Cross Cultural Adaptation of a Violence Prevention Project: ACT Parents Raising Safe Kids
    8:00 - 9:50 p.m. | Convention Center, Room 152A
    Chair: Reiko Homma True,PhD, CSPP, Alliant International University, San Francisco
    Participants: Maria Clara Cuevas Jaramillo, PhD, Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, Cali, Colombia; Michelle Knox, PhD, University of Toledo, College of Medicine; Nahoko Nishizawa, PsyD, CSPP, Alliant International University/San Francisco; Sharon Portwood, PhD, University of North Carolina at Charlotte; Lucia Williams, PhD, Universidade Federal de São Carlos, Brazil