Child-Friendly Faith Project
Conference 2014

How can we better address child maltreatment that occurs in faith communities?
What should we do when religious or cultural practices are unhealthy for children?

This year’s conference will feature some of the country’s most prestigious experts in the area of child protection; it will provide enlightening and practical information for clergy, faith organization administrators, attorneys, social workers, counselors and others.


December 4 and 5, 2014

Keynote Speakers

Also Featuring

Marci A Hamilton-213x135Marci A. Hamilton, JD

Paul R. Verkuil Chair in Public Law, Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, Yeshiva University

Lisa-Aronson-Fontes-PhD-213x135Lisa Aronson Fontes, PhD

Cultural Expert, Author, and University of Massachusetts Amherst Lecturer

Special Video Welcome by

Basyle Boz Tchividjian, JDBasyle ‘Boz’ Tchividjian, JD

Executive Director of Godly Response to
Abuse in the Christian Environment (GRACE)

Adobe PDF iconDownload a printable PDF with the conference
schedule and information on our speakers.

The conference is over but we’re going to make downloadable videos available

to attendees soon. For more information, email [email protected]

all gods children the ultimate sacrifice film with Luci WestphalSpecial movie screening of All God’s Children Thursday night!

All God’s Children tells the gripping story of the first boarding school for children of missionaries to be investigated for abuse. The survivors and parents share their experiences of seeking justice, redemption, and healing.

Co-directors Luci Westphal and Scott Solary will be at the showing to answer questions about the film.

Sponsored by

male survivor hope healing support - 222x50Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary 237x50Freedom of Mind Resource Center 163x50Unity of AustinGRACE - Godly Response to Abuse in the Christian Environment 234x50