Tuesday, April 18, 2017

2017 Partners for Prevention Conference: Building Knowledge, Protecting Families

Families face many challenges and barriers which often interfere with building strong children. Join us as we acknowledge Child Abuse Prevention Month and learn strategies to strengthen families and be inspired to offer the support and services parents need to raise strong, healthy, and successful children. All parents and professionals are welcome to attend this FREE conference at the Green River Regional Educational Cooperative. (Click here for a map.)

Click here to register for the conference by April 8th, and lunch will be provided! Multiple CEUs available. For more information, please call our Community Collaboration for Children office at (270)782-3162, ext. 172.

Time Event Speaker
8:00 - 8:30am Registration
8:30 - 10:00am Opening Remarks
Keynote Address Allie Phillips

10:15 - 11:45am
Breakout Sessions

Neglect: The Effects on Children Debbie Acker
Human Trafficking in Kentucky: The Rescue and Restore Program Robin E. Diez-d'Aux
Internet Crimes Against Children Art McFadden
12:00 - 1:30 Lunch Plenary Kentucky Attorney General Andy Beshear
Ronda Maddox

1:45 - 3:15pm
Breakout Sessions

TASK (Therapy Animals Supporting Kids) Allie Phillips
Emotional Abuse: The Effects on Children Dr. Anita Barbee
Secondary Trauma: When Your Child is Sexually Abused Megan Talcott
3:30 - 4:00pm

Door Prizes
Closing Remarks