Institute on Violence, Abuse & Trauma
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Our Vision: Promoting Violence Free Homes,

Communities & Societies

 

Check out #14HISummit co-chair Dr. Steven Choy on Hawaii Public Radio discussing the devastating effects of abuse and what can be done to break this cycle of violence.

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Mission: Our mission is to improve the quality of life for individuals on local, national and international levels by sharing and disseminating vital information, improving collaborations and networking, conducting research and trainings, assisting with direct professional services, program evaluation, and consulting to promote violence-free living. 

Linking Research, Practice, Advocacy and Policy to End Violence Across the Lifespan

Headquartered in San Diego, California with a satellite office in Honolulu, Hawai`i, the Institute on Violence, Abuse and Trauma (IVAT) is an international resource and training center. 

Our mission is to improve the quality of life for individuals on local, national and international levels by sharing and disseminating vital information, improving collaborations and networking, conducting research and trainings, assisting with direct professional services, program evaluation, and consulting to promote violence-free living.

IVAT is a one-stop shop to address violence.  We collaboratively build and host 2 international summits annually, house 4 academic journals, provide a wide array of trainings addressing violence, abuse and trauma-- many of which can be used toward specialty certificates and continuing education, and we provide excellent professional and clinical services.  To learn more about any of our services, please click on one of the links below. 

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Contact

10065 Old Grove Road, Suite 101

San Diego CA 92131

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(858) 527-1860

Fax: (858)527-1743

**Please see About IVAT page for staff

 

 

LEARN MORE ABOUT THE NATIONAL PLAN TO END VIOLENCE WITH OUR PARTNER NPEIV

READ OUR LATEST SUMMARY REPORTS ON THE 13TH HAWAI'I SUMMIT AND THE 21ST SAN DIEGO SUMMIT

 

 

REGISTRATION ONLY AVAILABLE ON-SITE

14th Hawai'i International Summit on Preventing, Assessing & Treating Trauma Across the Lifespan 

This year's theme is: Aloha Spirit in Trauma Informed Care

at the Hawai'i Convention Center in Honolulu, HI from March 27-30, 2017

Take a look at our printable PDF Summit Program!

Please Note: The link does not include the front & back covers of the on-site program due to limited document data storage. 

CANCELLATION/REFUND POLICY: Cancellations must be submitted to Marketing & Events Specialist Casey Rodriguez at caseyr@ivatcenters.org. Cancellations submitted within 2 business days of initial registration date will receive a a full refund. Cancellations submitted before March 1st will be charged a $50 cancellation fee and the remaining will be refunded. Cancellations submitted after March 1st will be charged a $75 cancellation fee and the remaining will be refunded. No refunds will be distributed for cancellations after March 19th. Continuing Education (CE) fees are non-refundable, but transferable. Contact Summits & Training Manage Patricia Smith at patricias@ivatcenters.org for more details.