Online Program

The impact of family violence on child, adolescent, and young adult health

Wednesday, November 4, 2015: 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
This session presents interdisciplinary approaches to understanding the effects of family violence on child and adolescent health. Presentations focus on collaborative efforts to conduct fatality reviews as well as risk and protective factors related to family violence that influence health and well-being among adolescents and young adults.
Session Objectives: Describe the effects of family violence on child and adolescent health; Identify risk and protective factors for the effects of violence on health
Amany H. Refaat, MD, MSc, MHPE, PhD and Kathy Sias, MSW

Maternal Substance Abuse Diagnosed at Birth and Later Child Protective Service Involvement: A Birth Cohort Study   
Emily Putnam-Hornstein, PhD, Ivy Hammond, MSW, Kechen Zhao, MS, Pegah Faed, DrPH, MPH and John M. Leventhal, MD

See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.

Organized by: Family Violence Prevention Caucus
Endorsed by: Population, Reproductive and Sexual Health, School Health Education and Services, Women's Caucus, Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drugs, Black Caucus of Health Workers, APHA-Committee on Women's Rights, Caucus on Refugee and Immigrant Health

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH) , Masters Certified Health Education Specialist (MCHES)