Purpose of Summit & Institute: The purpose of the Summit is to move our systems beyond trauma informed to trauma competence. We are interested in presentations that feature best or promising practices in assessment, treatment, support and collaboration acoss systems.
Schedule: Each day, check-in and breakfast opens at 7:30am; the Summit promptly begins at 9:00am and concludes at 4:00pm.
Day 1 Overview - Trauma Competent Care - May 1, 2017
A welcome address will be provided by Mark Hurst, MD, Medical Director OhioMHAS; Tracy Plouck, OhioMHAS, Director; and John Martin, DODD, Director. The program will kick off with a keynote by Dr. Lisa M. Najavits, PhD, author of Seeking Safety: A Treatment Manual for PTSD and Substance Abuse. Dr. Najavits is a nationally known researcher, lecturer, and instructor in the field of trauma informed care. Lisa was also the chair of SAMHSA’s Consensus Panel that developed TIP 57. This will be followed by a panel of persons with lived experience who will share their personal stories. After lunch, two sessions of eight various topical workshops will be offered and led by Ohio’s trauma informed care champions.
Day 2 Overview - Helping the Helpers: Workforce Resilience - May 2, 2017
A welcome address will be provided by Mark Hurst, MD, Medical Director OhioMHAS; Tracy Plouck, OhioMHAS, Director; and John Martin, DODD, Director. The program will kick off with a keynote address, Through My Eyes, by a person with lived experience. The opening keynote will be followed by Dr. Kenneth Yeager, Director of Ohio State's The STAR (Stress, Trauma and Resilience) Program. Dr. Yeager is an Associate Professor - Clinical in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Health at The Ohio State University. Dr. Yeager’s focus will be on: Build Resilience: Individual Response to Workplace Stressors
The morning keynotes will be followed by an afternoon session focused on structured discussions regarding trauma exposure; strategies to deal with trauma; secondary traumatic stress (STS) impact; strategies to deal with STS; and workforce resilience. The afternoon will conclude with a panel of Ohio experts from a variety of disciplines (behavioral health, child welfare, developmental disabilities, hospitals, law enforcement, 1st responders) to share strategies, best practices, research around keeping the workforce healthy.
Continental breakfast and lunch will be served.
CEUs: The application for continuing education for licensed social workers, counselors, marriage and family therapists, psychologists, chemical dependency counselors, nurses, and DODD has been submitted. For more information contact Carolyn McDermott at firstname.lastname@example.org
If Paying By Check: Please make checks payable to: Ohio Association of Child Caring Agencies, 2600 Corporate Exchange Drive, Suite 180, Columbus, Ohio 43231.
Cancellations: Full refunds for cancellations are available until April 10, 2017. Contact Carolyn McDermott at email@example.com.
Hotel Reservations: Please call the event venue by April 3, 2017, Hyatt Regency, at 614-463-1234 and mention the Trauma Informed Care Summit to receive a discounted group rate. Space is limited!
Parking: Please refer to the event venue Parking Options page.
Please contact Carolyn McDermott at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
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The Ohio Association of Child Caring Agencies (OACCA) is a statewide coalition of foster care and children's behavioral health providers. OACCA provides leadership for Ohio’s at-risk children, families, and the community providers that serve them. As part of our mission, we provide numerous professional education and training opportunities for child and family service professionals in Ohio each year.