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New York City Symposium


VOICES Resiliency Symposium
Knowledge to Practice:
Pathways to Long-Term Healing
A Victim-Centered Approach
Sunday, September 9, 2018
Join us on Sunday, September 9 for a day of clinically informed presentations from leading researchers and clinicians working in the field of trauma. Topics include multigenerational impacts of trauma; research and new techniques in treatment of PTSD and anxiety; giving voice to victims’ families; vicarious and shared trauma; mindfulness practice; and supporting children, families and communities following tragedy.
The day-long symposium is intended for mental health professionals, victims' services, emergency managers, law enforcement, and community stakeholders. Victims’ families, survivors, and responders are invited to attend free of charge.
Marriott Downtown Hotel | 85 West Street | New York City
Registration Opens: 8:00 am | Program: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Opening Remarks
Mary Fetchet
Founding Director
Voices of September 11th
The Multigenerational Impact of Trauma on Survivors and Responders
Yael Danieli, PhD
Clinical Psychologist/Traumatologist
Private Practice
Research to Practice: Treatment of PTSD and Anxiety
Rebecca Rosen, PhD
Mental Health Director
World Trade Center Clinical Center of Excellence, Bellvue
Benjamin Suarez-Jimenez, PhD
Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Department of Psychiatry and
New York State Psychiatric Institute Columbia University Medical Center
JoAnn Difede, PhD
Director of PATSS, Professor in the Department of Psychiatry at Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell, Attending Psychologist at New York-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center.
Supporting Victims of Mass Tragedy: National and International Perspectives
Sue O'Sullivan
Chair of the International Framework for Dialogue and
Information Sharing for Victims of Terrorism
Kathryn Turman
Assistant Director
Victim Services Division
David J Schonfeld, MD, FAAP
National Center for School Crisis and Bereavement
Giving Voice to Victim’s Families and Survivors
Fred Guttenberg
Founder of Orange Ribbons For Jaime
Father of Jaime Guttenberg, Brother to Michael Guttenberg, MD
Mary Fetchet
Founding Director
Voices of September 11th
Vicarious and Shared Trauma: Promoting Resilient Responders
Carol Tosone, PhD
Professor and Director of the DSW Program in Clinical Social Work
New York University Silver School of Social Work
Cultivating a Resilient Community: A Pathway to Thrive
Mollie Marti, PhD, JD
President and CEO
National Resilience Institute

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