Heroes from The Keepers and Spotlight to attend world's largest convention for abuse survivors in Alexandria
Hundreds of survivors come together for information, healing, empowerment, and exposing abuse
Experts, journalists, international figures converge for annual landmark event
- Meet and learn from experts on abuse and cover-up such as those featured in Netflix’s The Keepers and portrayed in Oscar-winning Spotlight,
- Learn best practices in helping other survivors,
- Share information to take home for abuse prevention outreach in their home communities,
- Work towards Statute of Limitation reform and creating victim-friendly laws nationwide, and
- Build community, camaraderie and healing in a convention of survivors.
August 11-13, 2017
400 Courthouse Square
INTERVIEWS AVAILABLE ON SATURDAY, AUGUST 12:
A.W Richard Sipe - Expert on Catholic Clergy Sex Abuse, featured in both The Keepers and Spotlight
Mitch Garabedian - Attorney for victims of abuse, portrayed by Stanley Tucci in Spotlight
Pamela Pine - an international health/development specialist who has worked over 30 years worldwide, is the Founder of Stop the Silence®: Stop Child Sexual Abuse, Inc.
Thomas Doyle - Since 1984 Tom has worked on exposing clergy sexual abuse in the U.S., Europe and Canada and helped grand juries in the U.S. and investigatory commissions in Australia, Ireland and Canada. He is also a Catholic priest
Patrick Wall - A former monk and priest, Patrick Wall is an expert on the history of child abuse and cover-up in institutional organizations.
Authors, researchers, and international experts from Canada, Germany, Poland and Ireland
About the SNAP Conference:
Press Contacts at the Conference:
Joelle Casteix (949) 322-7434; firstname.lastname@example.org
Melanie Jula Sakoda 925-708-6175, email@example.com
Join us at the 2019 SNAP National Conference!
The annual SNAP National Conference is your opportunity to connect with other survivors and advocates from around the country for a weekend of learning, healing and fun. This year's conference will be held from July 26-28 at the Westin Alexandria Hotel. Don't wait! Register for the conference today and be sure reserve your room at the Westin using our special discounted rate!
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