Apr
21
8:30am 8:30am

(Re)building Strong Foundations: Trauma-Informed Care in Public Mental Health

Paula Panzer and I are providing the featured presentations for this half-day conference sponsored by the NY Regional Chapters of the American Association of Community Psychiatrists & the American Association of Psychiatric Administrators. We will also join a panel discussion right afterwards, along with Tony Salerno, Anne Tallegrand, and Susan Albamont. 

Location:
Mount Sinai West
1000 Tenth Ave
Conference Room B, 2nd Floor

There is a $15 registration fee. Breakfast and coffee will be served. 

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Overview Training on Trauma for Thrive NYC SMHC Project
Mar
24
11:00am11:00am

Overview Training on Trauma for Thrive NYC SMHC Project

  • 10 Nathan D Perlman Place New York, NY, 10003 United States (map)
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I will be helping the Department of Health and Mental Health train the newly formed "School Mental Health Consultants" group who were hired under the Thrive NYC initiative to spread a comprehensive mental health plan for NYC. I'm launching the four month training with two introductory overview trainings on trauma for this group and then providing them with in-depth training on a new platform that I will reveal soon

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Overview Training on Trauma for Thrive NYC SMHC Project
Mar
15
11:00am11:00am

Overview Training on Trauma for Thrive NYC SMHC Project

  • 10 Nathan D Perlman Place New York, NY, 10003 United States (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

I will be helping the Department of Health and Mental Health train the newly formed "School Mental Health Consultants" group who were hired under the Thrive NYC initiative to spread a comprehensive mental health plan for NYC. I'm launching the four month training with two introductory overview trainings on trauma for this group and then providing them with in-depth training on a new platform that I will reveal soon!

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COMPASS Safety Symposium
Feb
11
9:00pm 9:00pm

COMPASS Safety Symposium

The Department of Youth and Community Development is hosting a symposium for their Community Board Organizations that provide after-school services in New York City. The symposium’s goal is to re-establish best practices, gain knowledge on regulatory procedures, and build a systematic approach to ensuring safety in our programs. The approach will target three core values of safety: Building a Foundation, Identification, and Implementing Resolutions. 

I will be hosting a workshop on trauma-informed engagement as part of this event. 

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Dec
8
10:00am10:00am

Advanced Engaging Traumatized Youth: Motivating and Focusing on What's Next

  • 52 Broadway New York, NY, 10004 United States (map)
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This is a follow-up training to the introductory training on Engaging Traumatized Youth funded through the NYC Dept of Youth and Community Development. In this workshop, participants will practice applying principles in role play of various clinical scenarios. 

Here is a link to the eventbrite page. 

Location: 

UFT
52 Broadway, 19th Floor Rm A
New York, NY 10004

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Dec
4
9:00am 9:00am

Public Education: Moving to a Trauma Informed System

Keith Cruise and I will kick off this conference by giving an overview of traumatic stress. The goal of the conference is to help schools respond more appropriately to traumatized youth and stop atrocities like those shown in the media and curtail the school to prison pipeline. 

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Nov
17
8:30am 8:30am

More than Meets the Eye: Recognizing Runaway Homeless Youth Prevention Month

I will be providing the keynote and a workshop on racial trauma for this half-day conference on runaway and homeless youth sponsored by the NYC Department of Youth and Community Development. All are welcome to attend!

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Sep
30
10:00am10:00am

Engaging Traumatized Youth Day-Long Training in W Brentwood

  • Pilgrim Psychiatric Center (Bldg 102/Rehab Ctr) (map)
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I'll be delivering my standard introductory training on how to work with traumatized youth at Pilgrim Psychiatric Center in West Brentwood, NY (Long Island) for the NYS Office of Mental Health. Let me know if you are interested in coming and maybe I can get you in. 

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Texas Behavioral Health Institute trainings
Aug
12
8:30am 8:30am

Texas Behavioral Health Institute trainings

TBHI is having their annual four-day conference at the Austin Convention Center on August 10-14, 2015. I will present two workshops on Wednesday August 12:

8:30 - 10 am Core Foundations in Child Traumatic Stress
1:30 - 3 pm Practical Engagement Strategies for Traumatized Youth and Families 

To find out more about the conference visit www.texinstitute.com.

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