Police & Public Safety Psychology Section Mini-Conference

Police & Public Safety Psychology Section Mini-Conference

On August 6th the Police and Public Safety Section of Division 18 will be holding a mini-conference in Washington, DC. The conference is split into two sessions, a morning session (8:30am-12:15pm) and afternoon session (1:00pm-4:30pm). Below is further information on the conference as well as a list of topics that will be discussed. There is also a link to sign up for this conference.

Police & Public Safety Psychology Section
August 6, 2014
Rayburn Building – United States Capitol
Gold Room (#2168)
Washington, DC
Reaching Across the Aisle

8:30am Welcome: Chief Kim Dines, US Capitol Police

Morning Sessions 8:45am – 12:15pm

  • Lessons Learned From How the Airline Industry Helps Impaired Pilots: Implications for Police and Public Safety Departments

Chris Storbeck, Captain – Airline Pilots Association (ALPA), HIMS Chairman

Donald Hudson, M.D., ALPA Aero-medical Advisor

Jay Supnick, Ph.D. , Discussant

  • Increasing Use of Wellness Program for Professional Athletes

David R. McDuff, M.D., Behavioral Sports Medicine Physician for Baltimore Orioles and Baltimore Ravens

Stephen F. Curran, Ph.D., ABPP, Discussant

  • Healthcare Seeking in Military and Veteran Populations

William Brim, Psy.D., Deputy Director of the Center for Deployment Psychology (CDP) at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences

Afternoon Sessions 1:00pm – 4:30pm

  • Safeguarding Against Secondary Traumatic Stress from Child Exploitation

Michael L. Bourke, Ph.D. and Sarah W. Craun, Ph.D., Behavioral Analysis Unit, United States Marshals Service

  • Intelligence Community Treatment Services

Bill Charmak, Ph.D., M.P., United States, Department of Defense, Employee Assistance Services

  • Law Enforcement Suicide Intervention/Prevention

Scott Allen, Ph.D., ABPP, Senior Staff Psychologist of the Psychological Services Section, Miami-

Dade Police Department

  • International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) National Symposium Report on Law Enforcement Officer Suicide and Mental Health


Register at: https://divisions.wufoo.com/forms/2014-miniconference-apa-division-18/