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Trauma-Informed Interventions for Youth
Fri, April 28, 2017, 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM EDT
$120 Includes all training, continental breakfast, buffet lunch and 6 hours of Continuing Education Credits. Mental Health America of NKY & SWOH maintains responsibility for this program and its content. Mental Health America of NKY & SWOH is approved #RCST111001 by the State Of Ohio Counseling, Social Worker, Marriage and Family Board as a sponsor for continuing education for counselors, social workers and marriage and family therapy. KY Board of Social Work Continuing education sponsorship number KBSWSP2015030.
Mental Health America of Northern Kentucky & Southwest Ohio presents:
One-Day Summit on Trauma-Informed Interventions for Youth
Date: April 28, 2017 8:00AM - 3:00PM
Location: Vineyard Church, Springdale, OH
Event Contact: Lucy Gillespie at 859-431-1077 or firstname.lastname@example.org
National Keynote Speaker: Anthony P. Mannarino, Ph.D., Professor and Vice Chair, Department of Psychiatry, Allegheny General Hospital, Allegheny Health Network, Drexel University College of Medicine
Dr. Mannarino is the Director of the Center for Traumatic Stress in Children and Adolescents and Vice Chair, Department of Psychiatry, Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He is also Professor of Psychiatry at the Drexel University College of Medicine. Dr. Mannarino has been a leader in the field of child traumatic stress for the past 25 years. He has been awarded numerous federal grants from the National Center on Child Abuse and neglect and the National Institute of Mental Health to investigate the clinical course of traumatic stress symptoms in children, and to develop effective treatment approaches for traumatized children and their families.
Dr. Mannarino has received many honors for his work, including the Betty Elmer Outstanding Professional Award, the Most Outstanding Article Award for papers published in the journal, child Maltreatment given by the American Professional Society on the Abuse of Children, The Model Program Award from SAMHSA for “CBT for Child Traumatic Stress”, and the Legacy Award from the Greater Pittsburgh Psychological Association. Dr. Mannarino has completed two-year terms as the President of APSAC and the President of the Section on Child Maltreatment, Division of Child and Family Policy and Practice, American Psychological Association. He is one of the co-developers of Trauma-Focused CBT.
“I was fortunate to hear Dr. Mannarino present at the 2016 Annual NIMH Outreach Partner Conference in Bethesda Maryland. His presentation was highly regarded by participants of many disciplines.”
~ Jill King, KY Outreach Partner of the NIMH Outreach Partnership Program & MHA Assistant Director
Local area expert presenters include:
Lisa Monast, MA; Education Specialist & Law Enforcement Liasion, Mental Health America of NKY & SWOH
Avery Blair-Wilson, ATR, LPC; Art Therapist and Licensed Professional Counselor, YWCA of Greater Cincinnati
Bonnie Hedrick, Ph.D., Director of Youth Mental Health Promotion, Mental Health America of NKY & SWOH
Andrea Barker, MSW, SBIRT Trainer/Project Coordinator, University of Cincinnati
Through a series of interactive presentations, these local experts will discuss and demonstrate evidence based solutions for addressing the challenges faced by children adversely affected by trauma, as well as for those who working with children in the school setting.
Attendees will learn:
How early trauma affects the brain, emotional development, and behavior;
How adversity/toxic stress and trauma contributes to early onset of mental health problems;
How school climate impacts learning and improves opportunities for all children;
What evidence based treatments work for children and adolescents exposed to trauma;
How schools can become better trauma informed;
How counselor involvement with the Core-Life primary prevention program for youth serves to identify children at greatest risk;
How to utilize Core-Life to support a positive, safe, and supportive learning environment;
How mindfulness can improve your work and overall wellbeing;
How Expressive Therapies can help all students deal with stress and toxic stress; and
How mindfulness techniques can be learned today and applied tomorrow, in the classroom and beyond.
Sponsorship and Underwriting Opportunities Available
For more information, contact Lucy Gillespie at 859-431-1077 or email@example.com