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4th Annual Fatherhood Solution Conference

PSLA and Children's Institute, Inc.

Friday, June 17, 2011 from 7:30 AM to 5:30 PM (PDT)

Los Angeles, CA

4th Annual Fatherhood Solution Conference

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Conference fee includes continental breakfast and luncheon. Group Discounts Available, contact Alan-Michael Graves @ 213.260.7604 or AGraves@childrensinstitute.org
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4th Annual Fatherhood Solution Conference

Friday, June 17, 2011  |  7:30 am – 5:30 pm

The Wilshire Grand Hotel

930 Wilshire Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90017

 

7:30–8:30am                        Registration/Continental Breakfast

 

8:30–10:15am                     Welcome/Memorial Remarks

                                                Charles Lee-Johnson, MSW

Chief Executive Officer, National Family Life and Education Center

Importance of Fathers in the Lives of Their Sons and Daughters

Special Guest Speakers & Friends of Dr. Hershel K. Swinger

 

10:30am–12:00pm             Workshop Session A

 

12:15–1:30pm                     Luncheon and Remarks

Thema Bryant-Davis, PhD

Associate Professor, Pepperdine University

Keeping Fathers in the Culture

Ken Canfield, PhD

Founder and President, National Center for Fathering, USA

Author of The Heart of a Father

 

1:45–3:15 pm                       Workshop Session B

 

3:30–5:00 pm                       Workshop Session C

 

5:00–5:30 pm                       Certificates of Attendance/Continuing Education Credits

 

Join nationally recognized experts and your colleagues for a daylong exploration of the most important issues related to fatherhood.

Discover new ways to build and strengthen relationships between fathers and their children.

And a special celebration you won't want to miss.  At this year's conference, we will honor Dr. Hershel K. Swinger for his pioneering and visionary leadership.  Your presence will make this special celebration even more meaningful.

 

CONFERENCE WORKSHOPS (partial list)

 

Trauma, Fathers and Immigration

The Impact of Immigration

 

Incarcerated Adult and Teen Fathers

Engaging Fathers Involved in the Criminal Justice System

 

Faithful Fatherhood

The Church’s Role in the Fatherhood Movement

 

Women’s Role in the Fatherhood Movement

Should women be involved? And if so, how?

 

Fatherhood Restorative Justice Practices

A panel on fatherhood programs working with the Juvenile Dependence Courts

 

Fatherhood in the School Setting

Bringing Fathers to the Forefront in an Urban Elementary School Setting

 

Project Fatherhood Model:

Working with Fathers of At-Risk Children

 

Perceptions of Fathers in the Media

In Search of the Ideal Father

 

Getting to Work

Fatherhood, Employment, and Economic Stability

CONFERENCE SPEAKERS (partial list)

Nadia Cayce-Gibson, MPA        National Federation of Families for Children’s Mental Health

John McCall, LCSW, ACSW         D’Veal Family Services

Evaristo Barrett                                Principal, Rosemont Avenue Elementary School

Andre Feijoo                                        Project Fatherhood, Children’s Institute, Inc.

Alan-Michael Graves                     Project Fatherhood, Children’s Institute, Inc.

Deborah Deras, MS                         Job Club

Sharon Rabb, PhD                          Center for Empowerment

Marilyn H. Mackel                           Commissioner, Los Angeles Superior Court, Juvenile Dependency

Ronald Banks, PsyD                      Project Fatherhood, Children’s Institute, Inc.

Anthony Young, MFT                   Project Fatherhood, Children’s Institute, Inc.

Rafael Angulo, LCSW                    USC School of Social Work

Kenneth Braswell                           Executive Director, Fathers Incorporated (FI) 

 

*This course meets qualifications for six hours of continuing education credit. Continuing education units will be offered for PSY, MFT, and LCSW as required by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences (Provider # PCE 498), and the American Psychological Association. 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 session.

Questions? Please contact: Alan-Michael Graves @ 213.260.7604 or 

AGraves@childrensinstitute.org

 

 

Project Fatherhood Services, Administration for Children and Families, Grant No: 90-FR-0088 and Grant No: 90-FR-0076. Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the United States Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families. These services are available to all eligible persons regardless of race, gender, age, disability or religion. SM is partially funded by the United States Department of Health and Human

 

 

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The Wilshire Grand Hotel
930 Wilshire Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90017

Friday, June 17, 2011 from 7:30 AM to 5:30 PM (PDT)


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