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Programme & Schedule

Aspects of physical abuse and neglect   Psychosocial aspects of abuse and neglect
Judicial aspects of abuse and neglect Practical session
Dutch programme: Verwaarloosde Verwaarlozing    
Time Topic Speaker
09:00 - 09:10 Opening and Welcome Organizing Committee
09:10 - 09:30 Welcome E. van der Laan, Major of Amsterdam and chairman Task Force Child abuse
09:30 - 10:30 Neglected child neglect? Lenneke Alink
10:30 - 11:00 Coffee break
11:00 - 11:45 Evidential power of physical findings in child sexual abuse Wouter Karst & Loes van den Berg
11:45 - 12:30 The impact of ongoing threat of war and violence on parents and children / refugees Albertine Baauw
12:30 - 13:30 Lunch (during Lunch 12.45 - 13.30 h Poster SLAM sessions)
13:30 - 16:30 Focus sessions
16:30 - 17:30 Welcome reception
Focus sessions in the afternoon
  Aspects of physical abuse and neglect
13:30 - 14:15 Performing a physical examination in child sexual abuse: Why and how?” Wouter Karst
14:15 - 15:00 Signs of child sexual abuse, inter- and intra rater reliability Thekla Bosschaart
15:00 - 15:30 Tea break
15:30 - 16:15 The Amsterdam sexual abuse case (ASAC) in day care centers: A study of sexual abuse in very young children Esther van Duin
  Psychosocial aspects of abuse and neglect
13:30 - 14:00 One-year follow-up of children of parents attending hospital emergency departments after intimate partner violence, substance abuse or suicide attempt Eva Hoytema van Konijnenburg
14:00 - 14:30 Emotional neglect, parent-child interaction and language development in young children of parents with psychosocial problems Maj Gigengack
14:30 - 15:00 Effects of a community approach to domestic violence in the G4 Bas Tierolf
15:00 - 15:30 Tea break
15:30 - 16:15 Improving the parental relationship enhances safety for children Karin Wagenaar
  Judicial aspects of abuse and neglect
13:30 - 15:00 Investigative interviewing of child witnesses by the Dutch police Jannie van der Sleen
15:00 - 15:30 Tea break
15:30 - 16:15 “What happened to you?” - Interviewing young children during police investigations Bob Nolet
  Workshop Photo Documentation
In this workshop of 45 minutes the principles of photo documentation will be explained.
After a short introduction of the method (technical settings and sequence of photography) you will get the opportunity to shoot your own set of photographs of a (fictitious or real) injury. Feedback will be given by experienced medical forensic photographers.

The focus is to improve your images for both medical and forensic purposes, by following strict procedures (also helpful when someone else actually takes the photographs, eg. a medical or police photographer).

Afterwards you will receive a mnemonic (in English): a ‘credit card’ with a short checklist.

Only place for 15 persons per 45 minutes.

Times:13.30 – 14.15 h or 14.15 – 15.00 h or 15.30 – 16.15 h.

Huub Nijs, Peter Varkevisser & André vd Bos or Maud van Velthoven - Photographers Netherlands Forensic Institute Huub Nijs
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25-27 May 2016  -  Amsterdam  -  the Netherlands
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