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