Fall 2009 Brownbag Series

  • Bimonthly meetings are held during the academic semester on Fridays, from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.
  • Topics related to family violence and sexual assault will be presented and discussed.
  • Please contact Dr. Holly Orcutt for further information about room locations during the Fall 2009 semester.
Date Presenter Title
09/25/09 Kieran McGrath, Child Welfare Consultant, Ireland The AIM2 Assessment Instrument: Evaluating risks and strengths in juveniles with sexually harmful behaviors
10/09/09 Joel Milner, Director Emeritus, Center for the Study of Family
Violence and Sexual Assault, NIU
Assessing Child Physical Abuse Risk: The Child Abuse Potential (CAP) Inventory
10/23/09 Mary Larson, Department of Communication, NIU Disney and Domestic Abuse? A Critic Looks at Disney and other "G" rated Films
11/06/09 Karyne Rios, Departamento de Psicologia, Universidade Federal
de São Carlos, Brazil
Violence Analysis and Prevention Laboratory in Brazil: Perspectives and Challenges in Family Violence
11/20/09 Keri Burchfield, Department of Sociology, NIU Community Residents’ Perceptions of Local Registered Sex Offenders