Guidelines for Submissions

  • Reach LogoWe invite you to submit: 

    • Three-hour clinical workshops that fulfill the ethics requirements and are linked to trauma/violence
    • Three-hour workshops on skill training or skill-building related to conference themes or subthemes will also be considered
    • One-hour clinical workshops on any of the conference themes or subthemes
    • One-hour research panels composed of 20-minute paper presentations are being solicited on any of the conference themes or subthemes
    • Posters are being solicited from graduate and undergraduate students (there will be one prize given out for best graduate student poster and one for best undergraduate)
  • For all types of presentations, please submit:

    • 50-word abstract and title for conference bulletin
    • 300-word abstract
    • Full name, address, professional affiliation, e-mail, and phone numbers for all presenter
    • CV for lead presenter

    Clinical workshop submissions must also contain:

    • Outline of proposed workshop!
    • Preferred timeline (e.g., 3 hours, 1 hour)
    • Intended audience
    • At least three learning objectives!
    • Level of workshop: beginning, intermediate, advanced

    Deadline for paper/panel/workshop submissions: February 28

    Poster submissions accepted until March 31, based on availability


    Submissions by Psychology and Women's Studies personnel should be sent to:

    Camille Interligi –

    Submissions by Sociology, Criminology, Nursing, Education, etc. personnel should be sent to:

    Dr. Christian Vaccaro –