National Underground Railroad Freedom Center, Cincinnati OH
May 2nd and 3rd
Facilitating Learning, Resilience, and Hope in our Students and Ourselves
3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Mary U. Vicario, LPCC-S
Finding Hope Consulting, LLC
This presentation focuses on brain-based interventions to help students of all ages and ability levels. Participants will learn the top five resilience factors found in those who have experienced toxic stress or trauma and moved beyond it. Learn the techniques that develop the safe environment and attachment that all youth need for both academic success and a happy successful life
5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Enjoy appetizers and a choice of beverages as you network with other thought leaders in resiliency and social and emotional learning. Behavioral health and educational service providers will be on hand to demonstrate and discuss important services available in the region.
Facilitating Learning, Resilience, and Hope in our Students and Ourselves (cont.)
9:00 AM to 10:00 AM
Sarah Buffie, MSW, LSW
Soul Bird Consulting, LLC
Building on Ms. Vicario's presentation, join Ms. Buffie as she provides additional tools and techniques to develop the emotional environment and attachment that all youth need to thrive.
Shared Reading: Story Books & Social Hooks
10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Amy Cook, PhD
University of Massachusetts Boston
Join Dr. Cook as she demonstrates how stories/literature can be used to develop and reinforce resiliency factors in youth. Using actual examples, Dr. Cook's presentation is designed to introduce the techniques used to fully leverage stories via discussion and writing prompts in K-12.
Regulate Before You Educate!
Implementing a Continuum of Regulation Supports
12:30 PM to 1:45 PM
Director of Social Emotional Learning Services
Social and Emotional Learning
Montgomery County Educational Service Center
Just getting started implementing calming tools and environments in your school or practice? Or maybe you're well on your way, but want to do more? In this presentation you'll see a demonstration that takes you from first steps to a full implementation. This demonstration includes an actual calming room on stage!
Developing Resiliency in the Provider
Alison Savage, MS, LPCC-S
Mayerson Center for Safe and Healthy Children
2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
A great way to end this years Summit!Before you can help others, you need to take care of yourself, so take the time to learn practical techniques for developing and sustaining your resiliency. A must attend program for all adults that support and service youth.