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June 2010Vol. 11, No. 5Conferences

Upcoming national conferences on child welfare and adoption through September 2010 include:

July 2010

  • 2010 National Adoption Conference
    The Age to Engage in Adoption
    National Council for Adoption
    July 6–9, National Harbor, MD
  • International Family Violence and Child Victimization Research Conference
    The Family Research Laboratory and the Crimes Against Children Research Center
    July 11–13, Portsmouth, NH
  • Training Institutes 2010
    New Horizons for Systems of Care: Effective Practice and Performance for Children and Youth With Mental Health Challenges and Their Families
    National Technical Assistance Center for Children's Mental Health
    July 14–18, Washington, DC
  • The 13th National Child Welfare Data and Technology Conference
    The Children's Bureau's National Resource Center for Child Welfare Data and Technology
    July 19–21, Bethesda, MD

August 2010

  • FFTA 24th Annual Conference on Treatment Foster Care
    Being the Light at the End of the Tunnel
    Foster Family-Based Treatment Association
    August 1–4, National Harbor, MD
  • Pathways to Adulthood 2010
    National Independent Living/Transitional Living Conference
    The National Resource Center for Youth Services
    August 24–26, Chicago, IL

September 2010

  • 23rd Annual National Independent Living Conference
    Growing Pains 2010
    Daniel Memorial Institute
    September 7–10, National Harbor, MD
  • Eleventh International Conference on Shaken Baby Syndrome/Abusive Head Trauma
    National Center on Shaken Baby Syndrome
    September 12–14, Atlanta, GA
  • XVIII ISPCAN International Congress
    One World, One Family, Many Cultures
    International Society for Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect
    September 26–29, Honolulu, HI

Further details about national and regional child welfare and adoption conferences can be found through the Conference Calendar Search feature on Child Welfare Information Gateway: