Panelists, featured speakers highlight Child Sexual Abuse Conference

Panelists, featured speakers highlight Child Sexual Abuse Conference

From Sunday evening, Oct. 28, through today (Oct. 30), scholars, practitioners, survivors and members of the public nationwide convened at Penn State's University Park campus to attend events related to Penn State's Child Sexual Abuse Conference.

Several events throughout the conference have been live-streamed online and archived on the conference website and WPSU's YouTube channel for ongoing educational viewing purposes, including keynote speaker Sugar Ray Leonard's personal account of his abuse and call to action to eradicate child sexual abuse.

Highlights from the community forum and conference sessions can be found at the links below:

Panel discusses 'Moving Forward,' initiates conference conversation -- http://live.psu.edu/story/62309

Inaugural conference on protecting children opens to sold-out crowd -- http://live.psu.edu/story/62337

Leonard urges communication in fight against child sexual abuse -- http://live.psu.edu/story/62336

Advocate outlines ways to help 'hidden victims' of abuse -- http://live.psu.edu/story/62339

Stories of healing, expert on childhood intervnetion begin second day -- http://live.psu.edu/story/62361

Smart offers message of hope to close Child Sexual Abuse Conference -- http://live.psu.edu/story/62362


More information about the conference can be found at http://protectchildren.psu.edu.


Topics: child abuse prevention, child sexual abuse conference

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