Dear colleagues,

Our state and our nation are currently facing a great deal of uncertainty and many people are already experiencing the physical, emotional, and financial effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. It may be the case that by the time for which our conference is scheduled, the current restrictions in place to maintain the safety of our communities could be relaxed. However, it is likely that even if we are that fortunate, those of us who would ordinarily attend the NYS ATSA/Alliance conference will be needed to take care of our families, agencies, clients, and communities.

We have already been notified by some speakers and regular attendees that they are restricting their planned travel and will be unable to attend. In the interest of avoiding any unnecessary risks to your health and safety and for the reasons mentioned above, we are canceling the 2020 conference.

 We will definitely miss seeing all of you and hope that you weather the coming events safely. We look forward to a time when we will be able to gather together to learn, share, and enjoy the camaraderie and support of the NYS ATSA/Alliance family. We are working on dates for 2021 and will share them with you as soon as we can.

Be safe everyone,

Larry Menzie, LCSW - NYS Alliance President

Bud Ballinger, PhD - NYS ATSA President

2019 Conference Highlights

Networking Events
Who says attending a conference has to be all work & no play?! Before or after a full day of sessions, relax & mingle with colleagues at our after hours networking events! Register for these events today!
Morning Yoga and Meditation: Each morning from 6:30-7:30am!
"Chime In & Wine In" Roundtable Series
Monday, May 20th - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
A Call for Registry Reform: What Makes Our Communities Safer
Emily Horowitz, PhD & Larry Menzie, LCSW-R
Relax and "Unwine": Our Compassion and Care Needs to Include Ourselves
Janet DiGiorgio-Miller, PhD, Gretchen Sofocleous, PhD & Dina McManus, LCSW
Trivia Night
Monday, May 20th - 8:00pm
Team up with your colleagues to test your knowledge in a fun night of trivia!
Pre-registration for this event is not required.
Welcome Reception
Tuesday, May 21st - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Thirsty Owl Wine Company
Event tickets are $20 and can be purchased from the registration desk

Alliance Membership

The Alliance is always looking for motivated professionals to join us in our mission to prevent sexual abuse. Learn more about the benefits of becoming a member!

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Alliance Newsletter

Check out the latest in our Spring 2017 Newsletter!

Spring 2017 Newsletter

About Us

Our Mission:

  • To reduce the level of sexual victimization;
  • To promote the increase, uniformity, and quality of assessment and treatment services for juvenile abusers and adult sex offenders;
  • To promote the development of a fully integrated continuum of services to sexual offenders;
  • To promote legislation on issues and funding for programs impacting sex offenders and survivors;
  • To promote offender accountability through restitution, mediation, treatment, supervision and incarceration and;
  • To promote community safety through confinement of sex offenders not amenable to community-based services.
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Join Us!

Join us at this year's NYS ATSA/ NYS Alliance joint conference in Albany NY. May 20, 21, 22 at the Holiday Inn in Saratoga Springs, NY.