ResilienceCon is a new approach to conferences that offers a variety of traditional and innovative formats. ResilienceCon offers opportunities to interact with colleagues who are interested in strengths-based approaches to understanding, preventing, and responding to violence and other adversities.
This conference will be of interest to: researchers, students, and providers from psychology, social work, education, sociology, criminology, public health, prevention, and related fields.
We are seeking conference proposals on all aspects of resilience, strengths, well-being, and adversity in individuals, families, and communities. See the Call for Submissions for detailed topics.
Poster submitters will be notified on a rolling basis. All other presenters will be notified by January 31, 2017.
We hope to see you in Nashville, one of the most vibrant and exciting cities in the United States!
Sherry Hamby, Victoria Banyard, and John Grych are the Co-Chairs of ResilienceCon.
Nicky Hamilton is the Communication Techniques Advisor for ResilienceCon.
We are pleased to announce the following co-sponsors of ResilienceCon:
Department of Psychology, University of the South
Dr. Jonathan Davis (for his support of the Life Paths Promising Scholar Award)
ResilienceCon and the ResilienceCon logo are trademarks of Life Paths Appalachian Research Center, LLC.
*This conference is co-sponsored by The Institute on Violence, Abuse and Trauma (IVAT). IVAT is approved by the American Psychological Association (APA) to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. IVAT maintains responsibility for this continuing education program and its content. This course meets the qualifications for 9.25 hours of continuing education credit for MFTs, LPCCs, LEPs and/or LCSWs as required by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences. CE credits approved by CA agencies are accepted in most states.