The American Professional Society on the Abuse of Children (APSAC) recently awarded the Ronald C. Laney Distinguished Service award to The Kempe Center’s Don Bross, JD, PhD, Director of Training, Education and Consultation. The Ronald C. Laney Life Time Service Award is awarded on a periodic and exceptional basis by the Board of Directors of APSAC to an individual who has exhibited a life time of service to others as exemplified by Ron C. Laney. Don joins the two former recipients C. Laney (2007) and Jon R. Conte, PhD (2009).
Don has worked in The Kempe Center for 35 years as of this July. This award as a testament to his long career of commitment to children, advocacy and service to the university and Kempe.
The APSAC 19th Annual Colloquium will be in Philadelphia, PA July 13-16, 2011.
The American Professional Society on the Abuse of Children is the leading national organization supporting professionals who serve children and families affected by child maltreatment and violence. As a multidisciplinary group of professions, APSAC achieves its mission in a number of ways, most notably through expert training and educational activities, policy leadership and collaboration, and consultation that emphasizes theoretically sound, evidence-based principles. http://www.apsac.org/