Division 56 Convention Program

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Division 56 programming for the 2020 APA Virtual Convention

Invited Panel Discussions:

Transcending Divisiveness: Depolarizing Practices from Around the Globe

A live action role modeling of how to have courageous conversations around having different perspectives, followed by live Q&A with audience members. Audience members are welcome to watch the pre-recorded presentations and conversation any time before joining the live Q&A at 3:00-4:00pm EST on 8/6/2020

Town hall to Advance Research, Practice and Policy Through Reciprocal Collaboration

Audience members are welcome to watch the pre-recorded sharing of experiences and recommendations by panelists any time before participating in the live interactive town hall to offer their suggestions and ask questions at 10:30am – 11:30am EST on 8/7/2020

Skill-building Sessions:

  • Culturally Responsive Interventions for Women of Color Survivors of Interpersonal Trauma
  • Applying Betrayal Trauma Theory and the Trauma Appraisal Questionnaire to Therapy with Survivors
  • Trauma-Informed Supervision
  • Promoting a Trauma-Informed Hospital across Various Contexts: Theory and Practical Considerations


  • Trauma-Informed Care: Addressing the Needs of Immigrant Children and Unaccompanied Minors
  • Community Support Engagement following Trauma Exposure: Implications for Recovery
  • Global Sex Trafficking: Trafficker Profiles, Prevention, and Intervention
  • Prevention of Sexual Abuse and Promotion of Emotional Safety in Educational Settings
  • Social and Community Factors in Prevention and Recovery from Interpersonal Violence

Div. 56 Convention home page: https://www.apatraumadivision.org/30/convention-training.html