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Sprang, G. Trauma and Adversity Across the Lifespan: How Experience Shapes Health and Well-Being, Presentation at Ross University School of Medicine’s conference on Trauma’s Impact on Physical Health Across the Lifespan, May 18, 2018 Knoxville, Tennessee.

Sprang, G. “You Cannot Be Trauma Responsive without being STS-Informed” podium presentation at the 34th International Symposium on Child Abuse, March 19-22, 2018, Huntsville, Alabama.

Sprang, G., Whitt- Woosley, A., Eslinger, J., Ascienzo, S., Silman, M., Addressing Traumatic Stress in Children and Foster Families: The Trauma-Informed Parenting Skills for Resource Parents Intervention, 2018 Anxiety and Depression Conference, April 5-8, 2018, Washington, DC.

Sprang, G., & Ross, L. A Workforce in Crisis: Addressing the Hidden Epidemic of Secondary Traumatic Stress at the Organizational Level, podium presentation to the Alliance for Strong Families and Communities 2018 Senior Leadership Conference, February 25-27, 2018, New Orleans, LA.

Brown, S., Sprang, G., & Bush, H. Childhood Trauma and Risk for Adult Victimization, podium presentation at the 19th annual Ending Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence Conference, November 30, 2017. Lexington, Ky.

Whitt-Woosley, Eslinger & Sprang, G. Partners in Child Protection: A Trauma Informed Approach to Child Welfare, Podium Presentation at the APSAC Advanced Training Summit, June 21, 2017, Portland, Maine.

Walsh, C., Miller, B., & Sprang, G. Supervision to address STS: Guidelines and Competencies to Promote Success, presentation at the 2017 National Child Traumatic Stress Network All Network Meeting, April 26, 2017, Washington DC.

Sprang, G. Using Implementation Science to Create Organizational Change around Secondary Traumatic Stress, podium presentation at the 33rd Annual International Symposium on Child Abuse, Huntsville, Alabama, March 30, 2017.

Clark, J., Sprang, G. The Adoption and Safe Families Act 20th Anniversary: Lessons Learned and Society’s Role in Leaning Forward, 21st Annual SSWR Conference, New Orleans. LA Jan 11-15, 2017.

Ascienzo, S. & Sprang, G.  Differential symptom progression during trauma treatment: The impact of gender and placement status. In G. Sprang (Chair) Research symposium: Five facets of trauma. Symposium conducted at the Kentucky Annual Ending Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence Conference, (December, 2016) Lexington, Kentucky. 

Ascienzo, S. & Sprang, G. Examination of the interaction of age and placement status as it impacts posttraumatic stress symptoms in a sample of poly-traumatized youth. Poster presentation at the 32nd Annual Conference of the International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies (ISTSS). November 2016, Dallas, Texas.  

Sprang, G.  Addressing Special Challenges in Treating Child Traumatic Stress: Improving child, family and provider outcomes, Symposium Chair and Presenter of paper entitled “ Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Children in Foster Care: A Wait-List Control Trial  at International Congress of Clinical and Health Psychology on Children and Adolescents, Barcelona, Spain, November 17-19, 2016.

Sprang, G. & Miller, B. Sustaining Workers in Trauma Work: A Defined and Testable Model for Supporting Compassion Satisfaction in Trauma Workers, Presenter at International Congress of Clinical and Health Psychology on Children and Adolescents, Barcelona, Spain, November 17-19, 2016.

Sprang, G. The Pathway to Grandparenting Stress and Well-Being:  The Role of Trauma and Relationships, 2016, Kids are Worth it Conference, Louisville, Ky, Sept 12, 2016.

Eslinger, J.G. & Sprang, G.  Co-occurring Depression and PTS: Practice Implications for Child Welfare-Involved Children.  Poster presentation at the American Professional Society on the Abuse of Children 24th Annual National Colloquium. New Orleans, Louisiana.  June 22-25, 2016.

Sprang, G, Choi, M., Eslinger, J.G., & Whitt-Woosley, A., Grandparents as Parents: Understanding the Relationships between Trauma, Relational Conflict, Parenting Stress and Emotional Well-being, presentation at the 29th Annual Research and Policy Conference, Child, Adolescent, and Young Adult Behavioral Health. Tampa, Florida.  March 13-17, 2016.

Whitt- Woosley, A. & Sprang, G. Identifying Mental Health and Trauma Recovery Needs of Children in Foster Care:  An Examination of Child Welfare Workers’ Effectiveness in Screening for Traumatic Stress, podium presentation at 29th Annual Children’s Mental Health Research and Policy Conference, Tampa, Florida, March 13-16 2016.

Ascienzo, S. & Sprang, G. Differential symptom progression during trauma treatment: The impact of gender and placement status. Poster presentation at the 29th Annual Research and Policy Conference on Child, Adolescent and Young Adult Behavioral Health. March 2016 Tampa, Florida.

Sprang, G. & Ross, L.Organizational Approaches to Addressing Indirect Trauma: Acknowledging the Elephant in the Room, 32nd International Symposium on Child Abuse, Huntsville, Ala. April 8, 2016.

Sprang, G. & Ross, L.  Assessing for Secondary Traumatic Stress (STS) Informed Organizational Practices: Creating a Blueprint for Resiliency in the Workforce, podium presentation to the 2016 San Diego International Conference on Child and Family Maltreatment, January 28, 2016, San Diego, California.

Ascienzo, S. & Sprang, G.  Differential symptom progression during trauma treatment: The impact of gender and placement status. Poster presentation at the 31st Annual Conference of the International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies (ISTSS). November 2015,  New Orleans, Louisiana.

Sprang, G, Craig, C, & Eslinger, J. Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Children in Foster Care: A Wait-List Cross-Over Trial, Paper presentation. 31st Annual Meeting of the International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies, November 5-7, 2015, New Orleans, LA.

Ascienzo, S. & Sprang, G. Symptom progression during the course of trauma treatment: The impact of Gender and Placement Status. Poster presentation at 31st Annual International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies Conference, New Orleans, Louisiana, November 5-7, 2015.

Silman, M. & Sprang, G.   Trauma and Substance Abuse in Adolescents: Symptoms and Severity,  31st Annual Meeting of the International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies, November 5 -7, 2015, New Orleans, LA.

Whitt- Woosley, A. & Sprang, G. Identifying Mental Health and Trauma Recovery Needs of Children in Foster Care:  An Examination of Child Welfare Workers’ Effectiveness in Screening for Traumatic Stress, poster the 31st Annual Meeting of the International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies, November 5 -7, 2015, New Orleans, LA.

Ascienzo, S. & Sprang, G. Differential Symptom Progression during the Course of Trauma Treatment: The Impact of Age, Gender and Placement Status, 31st Annual Meeting of the International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies, November 5 -7, 2015, New Orleans, LA.

Sprang, G., Craig, C., & Eslinger, J.   Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Children in Foster Care: A Wait-List Cross-Over Trial, paper proposal to the 31st Annual Meeting of the International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies, November 5 -7, 2015, New Orleans, LA.

Sprang, G. Adverse Childhood Experiences and Child Trauma: Theory and Research, presentation at the It Takes a Village Annual Conference,  September 16, 2015, Lexington, KY.

Sprang, G. Now is the Time: Trauma-Informed Care in the Integrated Healthcare Setting,  Keynote address at the 2015 Integrated Behavioral Healthcare in Primary Care Conference, 9/18/2015, Lexington, KY.

Sprang, G.  Integrating Trauma into Policy and Practice: Best Practices and New Directions,  19th Annual Kids are Worth It Conference, Prevent Child Abuse Kentucky, September 15, 2015, Louisville, Ky.

Sprang, G.  Trauma-Informed Care for Educators, Featured Presenter at the 2015 Behavior Institute conducted by the Kentucky Department of Education, June 18, 2015., Louisville, KY.

Sprang, G. What the Adverse Childhood Experiences Study tells us about Trauma and Substance Misuse Outcomes, invited presentation at the 42nd Annual Kentucky School for Alcohol and Other Drug Studies, August 17, 2015, Louisville, Ky.

Sprang, G.  Creating a Trauma-Informed Approach to Identification and Treatment of Children in Family Court, presentation to Judge Bruce Petrie’s family court division annual retreat, 8/9/2015 Danville, Ky.

Sprang, G.  Creating a Trauma-Informed Approach to Identification and Treatment of Children in Family Court, presentation to Judge Lucinda Masterton’s  family court division annual retreat, 8/21/2015 Natural Bridge, Ky.

Sprang, G. Screening and Assessment for DJJ youth, presentation to the Department of Juvenile Justice, 8/25/2015 Lexington, KY

Sprang, G. Now is the Time: Understanding and Responding to Secondary Traumatic Stress, presentation for the Department of Justice, Office of Victims of Crime, Boise, Idaho, May 13, 2015.

Eslinger, J. & Sprang, G. Co-occurring Depression with Post-Traumatic Stress: The Implications of End of Treatment Symptom Differences in Trauma-Exposed Youth  for presentation at the 28th Annual Children’s Mental Health Research and Policy Conference, in Tampa FL March 22 - 25, 2015.

Miller, B & Sprang, G.  The Deep Well: A Model for Supporting Compassion Satisfaction by Effecting the Experience of Doing Psychotherapy, podium presentation accepted at the Association for Anxiety and Depression Annual Conference, April 12, 2015, Miami, Florida.

Sprang, G. When Winter Comes: Addressing STS at the Individual and Organizational level, Keynote address, Texas Multidisciplinary Trauma Conference, March 31, 2015, Austin, Texas.

Ascienzo, S. & Sprang, G. (2015). Symptom progression during the course of trauma treatment: The impact of Age, Gender, and Placement Status. Presentation at 5th Annual Children at Risk Conference, Lexington, Kentucky, April 23-24, 2015.

Sprang, G.  Trauma Informed Care for Child Serving Professionals, presentation at the 2015 Office of the Attorney General, Kentucky Victim Assistance Conference, March 17, 2015.

Sprang, G. Components for Enhancing Clinician Engagement and Reducing Trauma: Development of the CE-CERT Model to treat Secondary Traumatic Stress,  Multidisciplinary Symposium on Traumatic Stress,  March 12, 2015, Louisville, KY.

Sprang, G.  Trauma Informed Perspectives on Bullying, Featured speaker at the Governor’s Conference on Bullying, February 11, 2015, Frankfort, Ky

Sprang, G., Craig, C., & Eslinger, J.   Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Children in Foster Care: A Wait-List Cross-Over Trial, paper proposal to the 31st Annual Meeting of the International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies, November 5 -7, 2015, New Orleans, LA.

Sprang, G. & Ross, L.  Assessing for Secondary Traumatic Stress (STS) Informed Organizational Practices: Creating a Blueprint for Resiliency in the Workforce, for podium presentation to the 2016 San Diego International Conference on Child and Family Maltreatment

Ascienzo, S. & Sprang, G. Differential Symptom Progression during the Course of Trauma Treatment: The Impact of Age, Gender and Placement Status, 31st Annual Meeting of the International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies, November 5 -7, 2015, New Orleans, LA.

Silman, M. & Sprang, G. (2016).  The Intersection of Trauma Exposure and Substance Abuse: The Relationship between Traumatic Stress and Polysubstance Misuse in Adolescents, presentation at the 29th Annual Children’s Mental Health Research and Policy Conference, Tampa, FL, March 15, 2016.

Miller, B & Sprang, G.  Practice Within Your Practice: A Model for Supporting Compassion Satisfaction by Effecting the Experience of Doing Psychotherapy podium presentation at the Anxiety and Depression Conference, April 9 -12, 2015, Miami, Florida.

Whitt-Woosley, A., & Sprang, G. (2015). Identifying the Trauma Recovery Needs of Maltreated Children:  An Examination of Child Welfare Workers’ Effectiveness in Screening for Traumatic Stress. Poster presentation at the International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA. November 2015.

Eslinger, J. & Sprang, G. Co-occurring Depression with Post-Traumatic Stress: The Implications of End of Treatment Symptom Differences in Trauma-Exposed Youth  for presentation at the 28th Annual Children’s Mental Health Research and Policy Conference, in Tampa FL March 22 - 25, 2015. 

Briggs-King, E. Sprang, G., Hodgdon, H., Woods-Jaeger, B. Type of Trauma Exposure Matters: Broadening and Building on ACEs, symposium proposal to the 30th Annual Meeting of the International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies, November 6-8, 2014. Miami, Florida.

Ross, L. & Sprang, G. STS Risk and Resiliency: Partnering to Create Organizational Change, In Harm’s Way: A Conference for Trauma-Informed Care, Los Angeles, California. October 17, 2014.

Sprang, G. & Katz, D. Treatment Engagement and Completion with Traumatized Children and Youth: An Empirical Investigation, paper submission to the XVI World Congress on Psychiatry, Madrid , Spain, September 14-18, 2014.

Katz, D. & Sprang, G. Training Psychiatrist to Provide Trauma-Informed Care, paper submission to the XVI World Congress on Psychiatry, Madrid , Spain, September 14-18, 2014.

Sprang, G. & Whitt-Woosley, A. Secondary Traumatic Stress, Burnout and Compassion Satisfaction: An Investigation of Risk and Protective Factors, presentation at the Fourteenth International Conference on Social Stress Research, Vancouver, British Columbia, June 8, 2014.

Sprang, G. & Whitt-Woosley, A. Secondary Traumatic Stress, Burnout and Compassion Satisfaction: An Investigation of Risk and Protective Factors, presentation at the Fourteenth International Conference on Social Stress Research, Vancouver, British Columbia, June 8, 2014.

Sprang, G. Preparedness and Response Strategies for Enhancing Resilience in Pediatric PopulationsNACCHO Public Health Preparedness Summit, Atlanta, Georgia, April 2, 2014.

Sprang, G. Predictors Of Attrition From Evidence-based Treatment For Childhood Post Traumatic Stress Disorder: Findings From The National Child Traumatic Stress Network Core Data Set, 2014 Annual Anxiety and Depression Annual Conference, March 27-30, 2014 Chicago, Illinois.

Cole, J. & Sprang, G. Advancing Research on Adolescent Health via Innovative Studies of Vulnerable Populations, The Trauma of Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children (CSEC): A Comparison of CSEC Victims to Child Sexual Abuse Victims in a Clinical Sample, 2014 SRA Biennial Meeting March 20-22, Austin, TX

Lee, R., Grasso, D.,  Berkowitz, S.,  Sprang, G., and Habib, M. Preliminary Findings from the NCTSN Core Data Set: Trauma History Profiles and Risks for Polyvictimization, Juvenile Justice Involvement, and Commercial Sexual Exploitation. National Child Traumatic Stress Annual Meeting, Falls Church, Virginia, March 4, 2014. 

Squicciarini, L., Sprang, G., & Craig, C. Therapist Characteristics’ Effect on Attrition, Children’s Mental Health Research Conference, Tampa, Florida. March 2-5, 2014.

Lee, R., Grasso, D.,  Berkowitz, S.,  Sprang, G., and Habib, M. Preliminary Findings from the NCTSN Core Data Set: Trauma History Profiles and Risks for Polyvictimization, Juvenile Justice Involvement, and Commercial Sexual Exploitation. National Child Traumatic Stress Annual Meeting, Falls Church, Virginia, March 2-5, 2014. 

Sprang, G., Ross, L., Blackshear, K., Guarino, K., Miller, B. Looking for a Way, Not a Way Out: Partnering to Create STS Resilience, National Child Traumatic Stress Annual Meeting, Falls Church, Virginia, March 2-5, 2014.

Cole, J. & Sprang, G. Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children: Experiences of Professionals who Work With Youth, 29th Annual Meeting of the International Association of Traumatic Stress Studies, November 7-9, 2013. Philadelphia, PA. 

Eslinger, J.  & Sprang, G. Moderators of Treatment Outcomes for Children Receiving Trauma-Informed Evidence-Based Treatment, 29th Annual Meeting of the International Association of Traumatic Stress Studies, November 7-9, 2013. Philadelphia, PA. 

Whitt-Woosley, A., & Sprang, G. The emotional experiences of social science researchers of at-risk populations and the potential for compassion fatigue. Poster session presented at the 21st annual colloquium of the American Professional Society on the Abuse of Children, Las Vegas, NV. June 25, 2013.

Sprang, G., Craig, C., Clark, J., Vergon, K., Cohen, J., Staton-Tindall, M., & Gurwitch, R.  “Keeping Children in Evidence-Based Trauma Treatment: Factors Impacting Attrition” to the XIII European Society on Traumatic Stress Studies Conference, Bologna, Italy, June 6-9, 2013.

Sprang, G., King, E., Murphy, R., Ross, L. Treatment Engagement and Treatment Completion in a National Sample of Trauma-Exposed Children, presentation to the 2013 National Child Traumatic Stress Network Conference, May 4, 2013. Philadelphia, PA.

Sprang, G., Ross, L. Miller, B. Tullberg, E., Hirsh, A.  “Do We Need Psychological Hazmat Suits? How Program Leaders Can Help Sustain Careers in Trauma Work”, presentation to the 2013 National Child Traumatic Stress Network Conference, May 2, 2013. Philadelphia, PA.

Epstein, C., Hahn, H., Arnow, N. , Sprang, G. Implementation of an Acute/Early EBP in Community-Based Treatment: Adoption and Sustainability of the Child and Family Traumatic Stress Intervention, National Child Traumatic Stress Network Annual Program Meeting, April 29, - May 2, 2013, Philadelphia, PA. 

Freer, B., Sprang, G., & Staton-Tindall, M. (2013). Understanding the Progression of Violence and Abuse in Rural Families: Parental Trauma Exposure, Child Abuse Potential, and Child Trauma Exposure, 2013 Society for Research in Child Development Biennial Meeting,  April 20, 2013.  Seattle, Washington.

Briggs-King, E. Sprang, G., Murphy, R.  Understanding treatment completion from trauma therapy, Submitted to the International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies 28th Annual Meeting (Nov. 1-3, 2012), Los Angeles, CA.

Whitt-Woosley, A., Sprang, G., & Gustman, B. “Lives at Risk: Factors Associated with Fatal Child Maltreatment,” presented at the American Professional Society for Abused Children Annual Meeting in Chicago, IL. June, 2012.

Sprang, G. & Jackson, C. “An Analysis of Professional Organization Standards for the Treatment of Children and Families during Pandemic 2012 National Association of Social Workers Conference, Restoring Hope: The Power of Social Work.July, 2012.

Craig, C. D., Sprang, G., Staton-Tindall, M., Clark, J. J. Differential gender responses to trauma-informed evidence based practices. International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies 28th Annual Meeting (Nov. 1-3, 2012), Los Angeles, CA.

Eslinger, J. & Sprang, G. “Caregiver Dropout and Treatment Completion in Child Psychotherapy for Trauma”, Poster. 18th National Conference on Child Abuse and Neglect, April 18, 2012, Washington, DC.

Whitt-Woosley, A., Sprang, G. & Gustman, B.  Lives at risk: Uncovering factors associated with fatal child maltreatment.  Research poster at the 18th National Conference on Child Abuse and Neglect, April 18, 2012, Washington, DC.

Sprang, G., Saunders, B., Berliner, L., Putnam, F. & Thompson, E.  Plenary speaker  on a panel at the 11th annual NCTSN All-Network Conference Raising the Standard of Care and Improving Access to Services: Past Accomplishments and Future Goals”.  Presentation title “Implementation Science as a Vital Aspect of Improving Care and Sustaining New Practice”, March 7, 2012, Baltimore, MD.

Sprang, G., Silman, M., Clark, Leigh. The Mental Health Response of Children to Health-Related Disasters: Engaging Multiple Systems of Care to Promote Resiliency paper accepted at the  25th annual Children's Mental Health Research and Policy Conference, March 5, 2012, Tampa, Florida.

LTullberg, E. Sprang, G. Ross, L. “Keeping Staff Strong, Keeping Strong Staff: Addressing Secondary Trauma Among Child Welfare Staff,  Child Welfare League of America National Conference, February 28, 2012.  Washington, DC.

Sprang, G., Silman, M., Clark, J.  Evidence-Informed Behavioral Health Preparedness and   Response: A Workshop for Public Health Professionals, 8th Annual NACCHO Public Health Preparedness Summit, Anaheim, California. February 21, 2012.

LaJoie, S., Silman, M. Sprang, G. "A critical evaluation of H1N1 2009 risk communication efforts with children and families" for the 139th APHA Annual Meeting, October 29 - November 2, 2011.  Washington DC.

Silman, M., LaJoie, S., Sprang, G. "Examination of disaster planning and response efforts from the perspective of child and family well-being" for the 139th APHA Annual Meeting, October 29 - November 2, 2011.  Washington DC.

Sprang, G., Clark, J., Leigh, P. and Silman, M. "Mental health impact of disease containment on families: Lessons learned and strategies for promoting resiliency" for 139th APHA Annual Meeting, October 29 - November 2, 2011. Washington DC.

Sprang, G., Staton-Tindall, M., Clark, J .  "Trauma exposure among drug-endangered children" for 139th APHA Annual Meeting October 29 - November 2, 2011. Washington DC.

Whitt-Woosley, A., Sprang, G. & Gustman, B. (2011, June). Lives at risk: Uncovering factors associated with fatal child maltreatment.  Research presentation at the annual meeting of the American Professional Society on the Abuse of Children, Chicago, IL.

Sprang, G. Craig, C. & Staton-Tindall,  M. (2011). 12th European Conference on Traumatic Stress, (June 2-5, 2011). Vienna, Austria "Gender Differences in Trauma Treatment at 90 and 180 Days of Treatment: Do Boys and Girls Respond to Evidence-Based Interventions in the Same Way?

Craig, C., Sprang, G., & Staton-Tindall, M. (2010). Gender differences in trauma treatment at 90 and 180 days of treatment: Do boys and girls respond to evidence-based interventions in the same way? 24th Annual Children's Mental Health, Research and Policy Conference (March 22, 2011). Tampa, FL.

Ross, L. Sprang, G., Tullberg, E., Cohen, J. Caring for the Caretaker:  Building Staff Resilience in Different Service Settings, Proposal for Moderated Discussion at the 2011 NCTSN Annual Network Meeting: Wellness and Resiliency: Integrating Science and Practice to Transform Children's Lives, February 28-March 3, 2011. Baltimore, MD.

Sprang, G. & Silman, M. Evidence-based Best Practice Guidelines for Pandemic Response:  The Role of Child Life in Assisting Children and Families during Pandemic Disaster, 2011 Child-Life Council Annual Conference, Chicago, Illinois.

LaJoie, A., Sprang, G., Leigh, P., Jackson, C., Silman, M. Mohipp, C., Clark, J. 138th Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Denver, Colorado., Best Practices and Lessons Learned from Community Mitigation Efforts during the H1N1 Pandemic, November 6-10, 2010.

LaJoie, A., Clark, J., Sprang, G., Leigh, P, Silman, M . 32nd Annual Meeting of the Society for Medical Decision Making, Toronto, Canada , October 24 - 27, 2010. Ethical and Risk Communication Dilemmas Faced by Decision-makers During the H1N1 2009 Pandemic: A Mixed- Method Analysis.  Poster.

Sprang, G., Silman, M.   Rural Behavioral Health Symposium: Practical Strategies to Address the Behavioral Health Needs of Children and Families in Rural America, Glendale, Arizona.  September 21-23, 2010. The Behavioral Health Impact of Pandemic on Children and Families in Rural America:  Public Health Perspectives on Promoting Resiliency.

Sprang, G. Second International Conference  on Interdisciplinary Social Science. University of Granada, Granada, Spain.  July 10, 2007. Presentation title: Bridging the Gap between Science and Practice: Translational Research in Multidisciplinary Clinical Practice. 

Freer, B., Whitt-Woosley, A., Sprang, G. Narrative Coherence and Traumatic Stress: A Multi-method examination. 18th Annual National Colloquium of the American Professional Society on the Abuse of Children (APSAC), New Orleans, LA June 2010.

Craig, C., Sprang, G., Staton-Tindall, M.   23rd Annual Children's Mental Health Research Conference, Tampa Florida "Gender Differences and the Effectiveness of Evidence-Based Trauma Treatment: An analysis at 90 days". Poster. March 7, 2010.

Chemtob, C., Sprang, G., Brohl, K. Helping the Helper: A Public Health Perspective on Secondary Traumatic Stress, 2010 National Child Traumatic Stress All- Network Meeting,  March 4, 2010. New Orleans.

Sprang, G. 11th European Conference on Traumatic Stress, June 15, 2009. Oslo, Norway.  "Trauma Exposure in Vulnerable Children with Substance Using Parents".   

Sprang, G. 11th European Conference on Traumatic Stress, June 15, 2009. Oslo, Norway.  "Compassion Fatigue and the Trauma Therapist: An Empirical Investigation". 

Sprang, G. and Craig, C.  IV World Congress on Trauma. June 21, 2006. Buenos Aires, Argentina. Presentation Title:  Trauma Exposure and Child Abuse Potential: Investigating the Cycle of Violence.