2017 Louisiana Child Well-Being Summit

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Pennington Biomedical Research Center

6400 Perkins Road

Baton Rouge, LA 70808

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2017 Louisiana Child Well-Being Summit:

Building Community Capacity to Help Children Overcome Trauma

May 11-12, 2017


THUSDAY, MAY 11

8:00-8:15 Welcome

8:15-10:00 “Adverse Experiences in Young Children and Paths to Recovery”

Charles Zeanah, M.D.

Mary Sellars Polchow Chair
Professor of Psychiatry and Pediatrics
Vice Chair for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Tulane University School of Medicine

10:00-10:15 Break

10:15- 11:45 "Trauma and Healing"

Dr. Ricky Greenwald
Founder & Executive Director of Trauma Institute & Child Trauma Institute
Professor at SUNY University

11:45-12:00 Break

12:00-1:30 Dr. Ricky Greenwald, PsyDChild (cont)

"Evidence-Based Trauma-Focused Therapy for Children and Adolescents"

Lunch

1:30-3:00 "Helping kids from hard places using the Trust Based Relational Intervention"

Kristyn S. Carver, Ph.D., LPC
Professor of Psychology & Counseling, New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary
Foster Parent Support Speacialist, Crossroads NOLA

3:00-3:15 Break

3:15-5:00 "Implementing Trauma-Focused Programs for Youth Impacted by Violence

Center for Mind-Body Medicine"

Toni Bankston, LCSW
Executive Director, Baton Rouge Children's Advocacy Center


FRIDAY, MAY 12

8:00-8:15 Welcome

8:15-9:30 “The Louisiana Child Welfare Trauma Project”

Devi Miron Murphy, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Chilinical Psychiatry
Tulane Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

9:30-9:45 Break

9:45-11:45 "Creating Trauma-Informed Schools: A Case Study in Change"

Kathleen M. Whalen, LCSW
Safe Schools NOLA. Tulane University

11:45-12:00 Break

12:00-1:30 "Trauma Considerations in DCFS Policy"

Marketa Garner Walters
Secretary, Louisiana Department of Children and Family Services

Lunch

1:30-1:45 Break

1:45-3:00 "What Every Policy Maker Should Know About Trauma: Making Effective Policy Decisions for Children"

Sherry Guarisco
Executive Director, Louisiana Partnership for Children and Families

3:00-3:15 Break into smaller groups

3:15-5:15 Facilitated Small Group Discussions regarding Policy Considerations and Childhood Trauma

5:15-5:30 Wrap Up and Action Plan



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14.5 CLEs have been approved. 15.75 CEUs for social workers have been approved. CEUs include 7.5 hours for Ethics.


Cancellation Policy: A partial refund of registrations fees, less already incurred expenses, can be issued in special circumstances. Registration fees can also be transferred to another person.

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If you are in need of lodging, a block of rooms are currently reserved under "LouisianaChildren" at the Drury Hotel, 7939 Essen Park, Baton Rouge, LA 70809. Reservation can be made online or by call-in. To reserve your room online, go to www.druryhotels.com, enter the group number :2302528. To reserve your room by phone, call 1-800-325-0720 and refer to the group number 2302528. The remaining rooms will be released back to the public after April 17th.

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For more information about the summit, email us at info@louisianachildren.org, or call us at (225)930-0305.

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Pennington Biomedical Research Center

6400 Perkins Road

Baton Rouge, LA 70808

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