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Badge of Life Presents "Building a Better Cop"

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Tuesday, November 6, 2018 at 7:30 AM - Wednesday, November 7, 2018 at 5:15 PM (EST)

Badge of Life Presents "Building a Better Cop"

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Ticket Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
Registration Before 9-15-18   more info Nov 6, 2018 $259.00 $0.00
Registration After 9-15-18   more info Nov 6, 2018 $279.00 $0.00
Student Tickets Nov 6, 2018 $125.00 $9.02

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Badge of Life Presents: Building a Better Cop



WHEN:

November 6-7, 2018


WHERE:

Valencia College

School of Public Safety

8600 Valencia College Lane

Orlando, FL. 32825


PARKING:

Free parking behind the first 3 rows of faculty parking.


CONFERENCE FEES

 

Early registrants, $259.00

After September 15th the fee is $279.00

 Students, $125.00

Seating is limited so register now!



LODGING:

Inform them you are attending the “Badge of Life Conference” for discounts:

HAMPTON INN - $129 per night, complimentary parking and breakfast

5621 Windhover Drive

Orlando, FL 32819

407-351-6716

 

Cut off date to receive group discount is October 3, 2018

FAIRFIELD INN & SUITES - $104 per night, complimentary parking and breakfast

5614 Vineland Road

Orlando FL. 32819

407-581-5600

 

Cut off date to receive the group discount is October 11, 2018


IT IS OUR HONOR TO SHARE THE LAW ENFORCEMENT AND MENTAL WELLNESS KNOWLEDGE OF:  

 

                                  Badge of Life Presents: "Building A Better Cop"

                                    Valencia College-Criminal Justice Institute

                                                       Orlando, Florida

 

Day #1          Tuesday: November 6, 2018

 

7:00-8:30   Conference Registration/Check-In

8:30-9:00   Opening Greetings

                  Dr. Marla W. Friedman, Chairman-Badge of Life

 

        Introductions

 

       Dr. Jeff Goltz, Executive Dean, Criminal Justice Institute

       Dr. Sandy Schugart, President, Valencia College

       Sheriff Jerry L. Demmings, Orange County Sheriff's Office

       Orlando Florida Chief of Police (TBD)

     

 

9:00-10-15    Chief  Bill Kushner, Des Plaines Illinois

                      Beyond Peer Support: Developing a Mental Wellness Program 

For Your Department.  

       

10:30-11:30  Dr. John Violanti, Research Professor, University of Buffalo

Department of Epidemiology and Environmental Health. Escaping Pathology: Moving 

Toward Resilient law Enforcement.

 

11:30-1:00  Lunch on your own.  A list of area restaurants will be available

 

1:30-3:00   Bruce A. Sokolove, President of Field Training Associates and Dr. Marla W.

Friedman, Chairman-Badge of Life, Train To Launch: Master Police Coaches in Tandem with

Police Psychologists as Wellness Specialists.

 

3:15-5:15  Syd Gravel, M.O.M., and Brad McKay, CTSS, Staff Sergeant (Ret.)  An Overview of Trauma and Police Peer Support in Canada

 

Day # 2            Wednesday: November 7, 2018

 

8:00-8:15        Day # 2 Opening

 

8:30-10:30      Dr. Kevin GilmartinEmotional Survival for Law Enforcement

 

10:40-11:40   Sheriff Leon Lott, Richland South Carolina Sheriff's Office: Suicide and Post                         Traumatic Stress Injury-Can We Prevent It?


11:40-1:00     Lunch on your own: A list of restaurants will be provided.

 

1:00-3:00      Dr. Ellen Kirschman, I Love a Cop: What Police Families Need to Know.

 

3:15-4:30      Michael Quinn, Minneapolis Police Sergeant (Ret.), The Police Code of Silence-The Psychological Impact of Walking with the Devil.

 

4:45-5:15      Comments and Questions

 

5:15             Conference Adjourns 


Our authors will books available for you to purchase and have autographed if you desire.

We look forward to seeing our old friends and colleagues and meeting our new ones.

 

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Valencia Community College
8600 Valencia College Lane
Orlando, FL 32825

Tuesday, November 6, 2018 at 7:30 AM - Wednesday, November 7, 2018 at 5:15 PM (EST)


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Badge of Life

Badge of Life is a 501(c)(3). We are a not for profit organization which educates law enforcement about mental wellness and suicide prevention.

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