Past Events

 
 

Past Events

 - | - | Berkeley, CA
Speaker(s):
Ronald Hughes, Director of the Institute for Human Services
Ronald Hughes, a member of the NCCD board of directors, will give a lecture on differential response at the University of California, Berkeley, on December 3rd, 2013. Dr. Hughes is the founder and executive director of the North American Resource…
 - | - | The W Hotel, San Francisco, CA
The MJS Awards are the only national recognition of media whose work furthers public understanding of criminal justice, juvenile justice, child welfare, and adult protection issues. This year we honored Andrew Solomon, author of the landmark book…
 - | - | San Francisco, CA
Inspired by the courage of Malala Yousufzai to speak up for equal rights of women and girls, this panel brings together local Bay Area Muslim women leaders to discuss Muslim women’s agency and activism. All too often, media distorts the lives and…
 - | - | Los Angeles, CA
How does journalism, public policy, and social work come together? Every five seconds a case of child abuse is reported in the U.S., amounting to 3.3 million a year. In America, five children die from abuse every day. Beyond the clear social and…
 - | - | Piedmont, CA
The Spot (an Oakland based youth center) and Asian Health Services Youth Program hosted their first International Women’s Day Celebration. The event honored NCCD's senior researcher, Dr. Isami Arifuku, for her outstanding research support to several…
 - | - | Berkeley, CA
NCCD staff presented at UC Berkeley's Social Justice Symposium again this year: The Intersection of Race, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and Gender Expression in the Juvenile Justice and Child Welfare Systems Presenters: Natalie Lorraine Ortega…
 - | - | San Francisco, CA
Speaker(s):
Melinda Haag, U.S. Attorney
George Gascón, San Francisco District Attorney
Seth Williams, Philadephia District Attorney
Following our last event on June 25, 2012, NCCD presented the next panel in our Policy and Practice series. This series brings together subject-matter experts to discuss the strategies and techniques necessary for successful research and policy work…
, | - | Los Angeles, CA
The California Wellness Foundation's Violence Prevention Conference offered executive directors and program staff an opportunity to discuss a variety of topics centered on the foundation's grantmaking areas and timely health issues. Panel topics…
 - | - | Layton, UT
Speaker(s):
Shannon Flasch , Associate Director NCCD
The JOINING FORCES: Structured Decision Making session at the 25th Annual JOINING FORCES Conference on Child Abuse and Family Violence reviewed the assessments that comprise the Structured Decision Making system developed for use in Utah.…
, | - | Washington, DC
Speaker(s):
Angela Irvine, Director of Research, NCCD
Marie Williams, Gay, Lesbian & Straight Education Network
Ryan Wilson, U.S. Department of Justice
Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender, or LGBT, youth continue to experience high rates of bullying and harassment in schools, hostile treatment by school administrators, and family and community rejection that leaves them vulnerable and at risk…