Call for Abstracts is NOW open! Submit your abstracts today for our first Caribbean Regional Conference. Join us December 2-5 in beautiful Montego Bay, Jamaica.
Please join us in Prague September 2-5th, 2018 for our XXII International Congress. Please see www.ispcan2018.org for details, to register and to submit abstracts for poster presentations.
We are happy to announce the re-election of 2 councilors and the addition of 4 new councilors to our board. Congratulations to Yanghee Lee, Rajeev Seth, Francizka Meinck, John Fluke, Naeem Zafar, and Jordan Greenbaum!
Several key organizations have come together with ISPCAN to stand up to the Violence Against Children and outline the issues and the repercussions of the harm brought to children, families and the community at large due to interpersonal violence. Click here to see the full statement that will be published in several Journals: Violence against Children Policy [...]
Members: Please cast your vote before Feb. 28th for six vacancies on our Executive Council board. Bios and CV's, along with a brief overview of each candidates skills and ideas on what they would bring to the board are described. You must login to view this page and cast your vote.
Nominate talented individuals and organizations for their outstanding contributions to the field of child abuse and neglect research, prevention, or treatment. Several categories of awards are available from outstanding newcomers to lifetime achievement award, service award and organizations that have made great impact. The winner of the Kempe Lecturer Award will be flown to Prague to [...]
Help us better understand this cutting edge issue by completing the ISPCAN Thinking Space 2018 Survey today! ISPCAN identifies a cutting edge issue through its ISPCAN Thinking Space that impacts child maltreatment globally every 2 years. This year, ISPCAN has identified violence again children in cyberspace as a key theme for the year 2018. ISPCAN would [...]
A UNICEF report released in November 2017 uses the latest data to show that children experience violence across all stages of childhood and in all settings: Three quarters of the world’s 2- to 4-year-old children – around 300 million – experience psychological aggression and/or physical punishment by their caregivers at home. Worldwide, around 15 million adolescent [...]
A new report from Europol drives home the importance of our 2017 Thinking Space topic: Preventing Violence against Children in Cyberspace. Help keep children safe - be a part of the conversation or work for ISPCAN in creating our report - learn more here.
Last chance to Submit your abstract before Feb. 28 for our 22nd International Congress in Prague :Sept 2-5, 2018 Child Protection in the changing world is the Theme for the 22nd International Congress in Prague. The subthemes include: Advances in Child Custody Issues Complex Developmental Trauma Development of Children Outside of Family Evidence Based Practice [...]