8:00 am- 4:30 pm
The Many Faces of Family Violence Conference is an all-day event presented by The Safe Center, The Nassau County Executive’s Task Force on Family Violence and LIU Post. The conference attracts professionals from throughout Nassau County and the surrounding area from the fields of education, medicine, mental health, law enforcement, child protection and social services.
This year’s Conference will focus on Domestic Violence, but will also feature workshops on various forms of interpersonal violence, including Child Abuse, Rape and Sexual Assault and Human Trafficking. Full day attendees are Social Work CEU-eligible and will receive 5 credit hours for attending.
CONTACT US AT Conference@TSCLI.org
$25 per attendee includes full day of programming, 5 Social Work CEUs, conference materials and boxed lunch.
The Conference is free-of-charge to students with the student code available through your College or University. Please email Conference@TSCLI.org with any questions.
Lauren Burkhardt LIU Post
Jamie Essig Department of Social Services
Catherine Flanagan Department of Social Services
Elissa Giffords LIU Post
Josh Hanson The Safe Center
Judy Hoffman Nassau County Police Department
Martha Krisel Department of Social Services
Kathy Mendall LIU Post
Lauren Moskowitz The Safe Center
Lauren Navarra LIU Post
Alberta Rubin The Safe Center
Lois Schwaeber The Safe Center
Anthony Zenkus The Safe Center
Keynote speaker: Lundy Bancoft
Lundy Bancroft is an author, workshop leader and consultant on domestic abuse and child maltreatment. He has over 25 years of experience in the fields of abuse, trauma, and recovery and has published 5 books, including the best-sellers The Batterer as Parent and Why Does He Do That? He has also served extensively as a custody evaluator, child abuse investigator and expert witness.
Serena Curry, BA Safe Harbour Coordinator, The Safe Center
Jeanette Feingold, LCSW-R, ACSW Director, Child Protective Services, Nassau County Department of Social Services
Tabitha Gallerani, LCSW Director, Anti-Human Trafficking Department, The Safe Center
Andrew Malekoff, LCSW Executive Director/CEO, North Shore Child & Family Guidance Center
Vilma E. Matos, LCSW-R President, ELL Games, Inc. & Latino Immigrant Consultation
Lauren S. McCabe, LMSW Child Counselor, Children's Mental Health Services The Safe Center
Amy Meyers, PhD, LCSW Assistant Professor of Social, Work Molloy College
Scott Petersen, LMSW Social Worker, Pride for Youth
Anthony Rizzuto LMSW, CASAS Regional Director of Community Relations & Education, Seafield Center
Heather Stevenson,BBA Campus Education & Outreach Coordinator, The Safe Center
Katie Wigdzinski, LMSW Rape & Sexual Assault Counselor, The Safe Center
Anthony Zenkus, LMSW Director of Education, The Safe Center
720 Northern Blvd.
Brookville, NY 11548
From New York City
Take Queens-Midtown Tunnel to Long Island Expressway (I-495). Take Exit 39 and make a left at the light (Glen Cove Road north). Go north for 2 miles; turn right (east) on Northern Boulevard (Route 25A). LIU Post is 2 miles on the right.
From South Shore of Long Island
In Nassau County, take Wantagh State Parkway or Meadowbrook Parkway north to Northern State Parkway West to Exit 31 (Glen Cove Road North). At light, turn left (north) on Glen Cove Road. Proceed for 3 miles to Northern Boulevard (Route 25A), turn right (east). LIU Post is 2 miles on the right. In Suffolk County, take most convenient north-south road to the Long Island Expressway (I-495) and follow directions given from Eastern Long Island.
BY RAILROAD: (Long Island Rail Road)
From Pennsylvania Station, take either the Long Island Rail Road's (LIRR) Port Jefferson train line to the Hicksville station, or the Port Washington-Manhasset line to the Great Neck or Manhasset station, or the Oyster Bay line to the Greenvale station. All of these stations, except Greenvale, have bus service to LIU Post (see below for bus information). Contact the LIRR at 516-822-5477 or visit their Web site at: mta.info/lirr/ for more information regarding train and bus schedules. Taxi service is available from all of these train stations. See Taxi Service below for further information.