2017 Child Abuse & Family Violence Summit
Mark your calendars! The 18th annual Summit is set for
April 11-14, 2017!
NOTE: Check the class schedule (linked at left) for the latest updates.
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The Child Abuse and Family Violence Summit
three-and-a-half day, multi-disciplinary conference for professionals
working in the areas of investigations, interviewing, assessment,
prosecution, and treatment of child abuse, neglect and domestic
The Summit is hosted by the Clackamas County Sheriff’s Office Child Abuse Team and the Domestic Violence Enhanced Response Team (DVERT). The Summit’s goal is to educate professionals on the complex issues associated with child abuse and family violence, to broaden each professional’s knowledge base in multiple areas, and to increase understanding of the other agencies’ roles and responsibilities.
Our theme, The Power of One in Collaboration with Others, continues throughout the Summit as we learn new ways to work together to protect and make each child safe in our communities.
Registration is limited. Early registration is strongly encouraged. Fee includes all workshops, continental breakfast each day, refreshment breaks, and one conference notebook and USB thumb drive.
No registrations accepted after 11:59 p.m. on Friday, April 7, 2017. No registrations at the door. Transfer of registration fees to another person may be done without penalty at any time upon submitting the Replacement Registration Form (PDF format) to the Registration Coordinator.
- $395 for a group of 5 or more from the same agency (postmarked or registered online by March 24, 2017)
- $415 for early individual registration (postmarked or registered online by March 24, 2017)
- $465 for regular individual registration (postmarked or registered online between March 25 and April 7, 2017)
- $220 for individual one-day registration (postmarked or registered online by April 7, 2017).
- $15 purchase order fee (No P.O. fee for Clackamas County agencies)
Confirmation of registration will be sent by email upon receipt of payment. Please bring a copy of your email confirmation to the Summit.
Request for refunds must be received in writing no later than Friday, April 7, 2017. A service fee of $75 will be charged for all cancellations received by April 7, 2017. Refunds will not be made for cancellations requested or postmarked after April 7, 2017 or for participants who register but do not attend. No exception to this policy can be considered as our funds are fully committed to the production of the conference. All refunds will be mailed after the conclusion of the conference.
Name badges will be required to enter all sessions and the conference area.
One conference notebook (PDF coming soon) and one USB with conference meterials will be given per registration fee.
Continuing Education Credit/Units
Applications are being submitted to accrediting boards and organizations for review and approval for the following:
- National Board of Certified Counselors
- National Association of Social Workers
- Oregon Department of Public Safety Standards and Training (DPSST) credit
- Oregon State Bar minimum continuing education credit
- Continuing Education Units from Clackamas Community College, Spring Term
- Physicians: A certificate of attendance will be provided and may be submitted for category 2 credits. Each physician should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the educational activity.
Plan to stop by the Continuing Education table at the Summit to sign up for your profession’s appropriate credits.
The 18th annual Child Abuse and Family Violence Summit will be held at the:
Parking is FREE at the conference center.
Lodging Information -- RED LION HOTEL ON THE RIVER
Located on the south bank of the scenic Columbia River, the Red Lion Hotel on the River is conveniently
located just off I-5, only 10 minutes from downtown Portland and 12
minutes from Portland
Vancouver, Washington is just across the Interstate Bridge. This is the
only full service, resort-like hotel in the North Portland/Delta Park
area. The Jantzen Beach Supercenter Mall features over 30
stores and restaurants.
Click here for the Summit 2017 conference rate. If making your reservation by phone, call the hotel at 503.283.4466 or 1.800 RED LION (1.800.733.5466) and ask for the Child Abuse Summit 2017 conference rate.
or 1.800 RED LION (1.800.733.5466)
Conference Hotel Rate
- Standard room: $151
- Additional $15 charge for river-view room
Reserve your room early! A limited number of rooms have been reserved for conference participants on a first-come, first-served basis until gone or March 20, 2017 — whichever occurs first. After March 20, 2017, rooms will be available at the prevailing regular room rates rather than the discount conference rate.
OVERFLOW HOTEL: OXFORD SUITES ON JANTZEN BEACH
Suites on Jantzen Beach
12226 N Jantzen Drive, Portland, OR 97217
CALL and ask for the Child Abuse Summit special rate
Directions to Conference
Driving: From I-5 North- or Southbound: Take exit #308 (Jantzen Beach exit). The hotel is located on the east side of the freeway.
Air: Portland International Airport (PDX) is served by 14 major airlines and is just minutes from the conference site.
From Airport: Directions if driving from
Take Airport Way east to I-205 North toward Seattle. Take I-205 north.
Take Highway 14 West to Vancouver. Take I-5 South into Oregon, and the
1st exit over the Interstate Bridge (Exit #308). Turn right and go
under the bridge. Driving distance from airport is 12 miles west. [ Google
Maps directions ]
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