Making Healthful Decisions Conference
Tools for Growing Resilience:
for schools, health and human services and the community
About the Conference:
Presenters will explain current research regarding fostering social and emotional development, building resilience in individuals, families and communities throughout the lifespan with strength-based and protective factor-building approaches.
Who Should Attend:
Educators, school administrators, social workers, counselors, human services professionals, program administrators, mental health and health care providers, childcare professional, faith-based leaders, parents and caregivers, seniors, adults, and the community at large.
Keynote, panel discussion and workshops, breakfast, lunch and a resources packet. Special pricing for early birds and seniors, see below:
Final registration deadline is March 13, 2020. No refunds after March 13!
For information call 845-344-1234
Keynote Scarlett Lewis, Founder of the Jesse Lewis Choose Love Foundation
Panel host: Darcie Miller, Commissioner of the Department of Mental Health and Social Services
Panelists: Dr. Barbara Gannon, Boston Children’s Health Physicians; Tamaé Memole, NYSPEP & Prevent Child Abuse NY; Nicholas Pantaleone, Assistant Super Intendent, Port Jervis School District; Love Odih Kumuyi, Inclusion Educator, Mediator, Cross-cultural Facilitator; Bishop James Rollins, Sr., The Tabernacle
Workshops - participants choose a track:
Tools for Schools
Workshop 1: Scarlett Lewis, Founder of the Jesse Lewis Choose Love Foundation
Workshop 2: Presentation/Classroom Tour by Corinne Yanis, Minisink Valley Middle School & Roundtable with Ramona Burton, MISN Inc.
Tools for Health & Human Services
Workshop 1: Dr. Barbara Gannon, Boston Children Health Physicians and colleague
Workshop 2: Roundtable with Kristen Fortuna, The Trauma Institute of Orange County & Andrew Oni, Orange Regional Medical Center
Tools for Communities
Workshop 1: Julika von Stackelberg, Cornell Cooperative Extension
Workshop 2: Love Odih Kumuyi, Inclusion Educator, Mediator, Cross-cultural Facilitator
BOCES, Cornell Cooperative Extension Orange County, Maternal-Infant Services Network, Inc, Mount Saint Mary College, Orange County Parenting Coalition, Ramapo Catskill Library System, The Trauma Institute of Orange County, and Warwick Valley Community Center
$60 early bird - $75 after 2/28/2020
Mount Saint Mary College - Aquinas Hall Theatre
330 Powell Ave.
Newburgh, NY 12550
Last updated February 6, 2020