In Harm’s Way 2014 Conference
“TRAUMA-INFORMED CARE: A National Conference for Helping Professionals”
7:30–8:30am Registration/Continental Breakfast
8:30–10:00am Welcome/Opening Remarks
Opening Plenary Session: Dr. Leslie Anne Ross, Vice President, Children’s Institute, Inc.
Opening Remarks: Teresa Nuno, Acting Chief of Programs and Planning, First 5 LA
Morning Keynote Speaker: Emma Seppala - to address the science of health and happiness
10:15–11:45am Workshop Session A
12:00–1:00pm Luncheon Keynote Speaker
John Briere - to discuss Integrative Treatment of Complex Trauma (ITCT) integrating mindfulness practices into trauma treatment and provider self-care
1:15–2:45pm Workshop Session B
3:05–4:35pm Workshop Session C
4:35–5:00pm Certificates of Attendance/ Continuing Education Credits
CONFERENCE WORKSHOP TOPICS
Culture and Trauma-informed Practice
The Science of Health and Happiness
Trauma/Stress Impact on Body and Brain
Increasing Culturally Competent Behaviors
Healing Drum Circle
Yoga and Movement for Self-care
Organizational Assessment of Secondary Traumatic Stress
Mindfulness and Complex Trauma
This conference is for child welfare workers, mental health professionals, school personnel, juvenile justice workers, policymakers and program administrators and organizational leaders from public and private agencies that work with at-risk children and families.
CEs are offered to PSY, MFT, LCSW, and BRN. This conference meets the qualifications for 6.5 hours of continuing education credit for MFTs and/or LCSWs as required by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences. Children’s Institute, Inc. provider #PCE498. Children’s Institute, Inc. is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Children’s Institute, Inc., provider #CEP8409, is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing. Children’s Institute, Inc. maintains responsibility for this program and its content. Certificates of attendance will be distributed at the registration table following the last workshop.
Questions? Email CIITrainingCenter@childrensinstitute.org or @ 213.260.7628
For more information, please visit www.childrensinstitute.org
* For a discounted hotel room rate of $189/night plus taxes for single and double rooms, call 888-627-7186 and mention the name of the conference (Children's Institute's Trauma Informed Conference) when booking.