Conference Report - Report Overview
The conference format consisted of presentations by featured speakers (Sarah Deer, Vera Mouradian, and Stephen Rowe) and concurrent break-out sessions on prevention, victim services, offender accountability, and tribal efforts and practices (for a complete schedule, see Appendix B). Summary notes for the break-out sessions follow this brief introduction. A compilation of the issues and priorities that emerged from the concurrent sessions are then presented as a suggested agenda for future research on domestic violence and sexual assault in Maine. The report concludes with recommendations for possible next steps to be initiated by scholars, policy makers, and practitioners in Maine.