FORUM: Development and treatment of conduct disorder

Published: Friday 13th June 2014

The Learning Sciences Institute Australia (LSIA) is pleased to invite you to a forum.

Development and treatment of conduct disorder: A focus on callous-unemotional traits

Prof Paul Frick, LSIA, ACU Chair, Department of Psychology, University of New Orleans
Prof Sheryl Hemphill, Program Leader, LSIA, ACU
Prof Mark Dadds, Professor of Psychology, UNSW
Dr Eva Kimonis, Senior Lecturer, School of Psychology, UNSW

Date: Tuesday 1 July 2014
Time: 9:30am – 12:30pm
Venue: Mercy Lecture Theatre,Young St, Fitzroy
Cost: Free
RSVP: danielle.mcnamara@acu.edu.au or (03) 9953 3123 by 17 June 2014

For a program and map please visit http://www.acu.edu.au/640288

Event program:

TimeActivity
9:15amRegistration
9:30amWelcome
Associate Professor Joce Nuttall, Faculty of Education and Arts
9:35amPromoting healthy development and inclusion in families, schools & communities (LSIA Program 6)
Professor Sheryl Hemphill, Professor of Psychology & Program Leader, LSIA, ACU
9:45amCallous-unemotional traits and developmental pathways to conduct disorder
Professor Paul Frick, Chair, Department of Psychology, University of New Orleans
10:25amDoes childhood maltreatment play a role in the development of psychopathic traits in youth?
Dr Eva Kimonis, Senior Lecturer, School of Psychology, UNSW
11:00amMorning Tea
11:20amFrom the neurosciences to child and family therapy: potential new treatments for conduct problems and callous-unempathic traits
Professor Mark Dadds, Professor of Psychology, UNSW
12:00pmPanel discussion
12:30pmClose
Associate Professor Joce Nuttall, Faculty of Education and Arts

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