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Reach LogoUnderstanding and Responding to Violence and Trauma: A Community Health Initiative

May 20–23, 2014, at Indiana University of Pennsylvania


This cross-disciplinary conference will provide an in-depth focus on prevention, response, and coping with violence and trauma in the context of families, schools, medical settings, workplace, and in the military. For each of the four days of training, breakout sessions will include panels focused on both research and skill-building. Daily panels within the larger conference are organized according to subthemes. Many C.E. workshops will be offered in the evenings, including ones that cover professional ethics.

Reach RegistrationAttendees can select from single day or full conference registration options.

  • Full Conference: $150
  • Per Day: $50
  • IUP Students: $25 per day
  • Students enrolled in PSYC 481, SOC 481, PSYC 981, or SOC 781/881: Free* 

*Please contact the Office of Adult and Continuing Education for registration: 724-357-2292

Sponsored by the IUP Mid-Atlantic Research and Training Institute (MARTI) and the IUP Center for Applied Psychology (CAP)

Presentation Schedule


Hotel Accommodations


Private suites on campus are available at the rate of $34 per night. Suite housing is an option on the registration site.

  • Mid-Atlantic Addiction Research and Training Institute
  • Stright Hall, Room 107E
    210 South Tenth Street
    Indiana, PA 15705
  • Phone: 724-357-4405
  • Fax: 724-357-3944
  • MARTI Office Hours
  • Monday through Friday
  • 8:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
  • 1:00 p.m.–4:30 p.m.
  • Send general office email to:
  • vgarcia@iup.edu