Empowering Change, Preventing Harm, Making Minnesota Safer

Welcome to the Minnesota Chapter of the Association for the Treatment and Prevention of Sexual Abuse (MnATSA). We are at the forefront of a movement, dedicated to preventing sexual abuse and aggression through education, research, and professional intervention. Join us in making a lasting impact on our community.

 

Membership

Where professionals unite to make Minnesota safer. Enjoy exclusive benefits like discounts on conferences and access to a wealth of resources.

Annual Conference

An indispensable, annual gathering of experts in treatment, assessment, supervision, and related fields for over 27 years.

Education & Policy

MnATSA is constantly striving to help lawmakers & professionals have access to up to date research in the field.

Vision, Mission & Unwavering Commitment​

OUR MISSION​

The Minnesota Chapter of the Association for the Treatment and Prevention of Sexual Abuse (MnATSA) is a state chapter of the Association for the Treatment and Prevention of Sexual Abuse. MnATSA is a non-profit, multidisciplinary organization of professionals working in various areas related to working with those who have engaged in sexually harmful behavior.

Our mission is to prevent sexual abuse and sexual aggression by advancing education, research, and professional interventions regarding sexual abuse issues in the state of Minnesota. Prevention is our paramount goal.

OUR HISTORY​

Established in August 1995 after an early 1995 planning meeting, MnATSA is fueled by pioneers like Janis Bremer, Jan Amberson, Bill Crew, Alan Listiak, Dave Compton, and Steve Sawyer. Every year since 1997, we’ve successfully hosted vital annual conferences and specialized training, empowering professionals in sex offender assessment and treatment.

Delve into MnATSA’s rich history, starting from a visionary planning meeting in 1995 to becoming a statewide force today to our current board and its members.

Annual MnATSA Conference

Our Annual MnATSA Conference addresses treatment, assessment, and supervision issues that arise in working with adolescents and adults who have sexually abused. Stay tuned for 2025 information. You and your colleagues don’t want to miss this! 

Upcoming Events

Join us for a variety of events, ranging from our annual conference to dynamic training sessions and valuable networking opportunities!

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MnATSA Membership

Your Gateway to Impactful Change

Become a part of MnATSA, where professionals unite to improve sex offense treatment and evaluation. Enjoy exclusive benefits like discounts on conferences and access to a wealth of resources. Whether you’re a practitioner or researcher, MnATSA is your community

Resources

For Professionals

Explore job postings, grants, and specialized trainings right here in Minnesota. Empower your practice, stay informed, and find opportunities for growth.

For The Public

Seeking treatment programs or need assistance? We've compiled essential resources for you. Discover treatment programs and valuable support to navigate the journey towards healing

Together, Towards a Safer Future

Our efforts to stop the perpetration of unhealthy, harmful, dangerous, and illegal sexually oriented behaviors and actions that victimize others.​

MnATSA is constantly striving to help lawmakers and professionals have access to up to date research in the field, fact sheets, MnATSA Statement, & Informational Papers.

Learn more about our efforts.

MnATSA is committed to announcing opportunities for funding to advance initiatives in preventing sexual abuse. 

See our grant opportunity page for information.

The goal is to advance initiatives in preventing sexual abuse sponsored by the Minnesota Chapter of the Association for the Treatment & Prevention of Sexual Abuse (MnATSA).

MnATSA is a professional community made up of multi-disciplinary professionals across the state and beyond who are dedicated to effective practice, informed public policy, and comprehensive prevention strategies that lead to the effective assessment, treatment, and management of individuals who have sexually abused or are at risk to abuse. Learn more and join our membership.

At MnATSA, we are constantly striving to help professionals continue their education and enhance their skills to ensure we all are promoting effective practice, sound research, and prevention strategies. See our Training & Events page more information.

Celebrating Partners in Progress

2024 Conference Exhibitors & Reception Sponsors

A heartfelt thank you to our conference exhibitors and reception sponsors, integral in shaping a safer future. Join us in acknowledging their dedication and support. Together, we amplify our impact.

2024 Conference Exhibitors

2024 Reception Sponsors

Conference Exibitors

Alpha Emergence Behavioral Health
Arrowhead Regional Corrections/Arrowhead Juvenile Center
The Association for the Treatment and Prevention of Sexual Abuse
Minnesota Sex Offender Program
IdentiSys Business Security Systems
LOOK Assessment, LLC
MN Department of Corrections
NewPath Mental Health Services
Nexus-MilleLacs Family Healing
Project Pathfinder, Inc.
Park Avenue Center
Skipped Parts Counseling
Summit Polygraph
Vantage Point Psychological Consultants
IPPC Technologies
Project Pathfinder, Inc
Skipped Parts, LLC
Skipped Parts, LLC - Child and Family Services Division
Steps For Change
Internet Behavior Consulting, LLC
The Yoga Branch

RECEPTION Sponsors

Alpha Emergence Behavioral Health
Converus: EyeDetect
Duluth Institute
Intelligent Office
IPPC Technologies
LOOK Assessment
Nexus Family Healing Mille Lacs
Skipped Parts Counseling
Vantage Point Psychological Consultants
IPPC Technologies
Project Pathfinder, Inc
Skipped Parts, LLC
Skipped Parts, LLC - Child and Family Services Division
Steps For Change
Internet Behavior Consulting, LLC
The Yoga Branch

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