Champion for Children Conference March 23 & 24, 2018

It Starts with Us

 March 23th 2018

Session 1

Presenter

Time

Room

Champion for Children Welcome

Lori Bunton & Melissa Milliorn

8:00 - 8:15am

Conference Room

 Session 2

Presenter

Time

Room

Communication and De-escalation Tools to Prevent Further Trauma for Victims- Geared Towards Youth (Part 1)

Marla Polk, Patty Wenetschlaeger, and Tony Barker, Resolution Solutions

8:30 - 10:00am

CC1

Sexting, Inappropriate Content, TMI: Risky Behavior Youth are Engaging in online and How to prevent it.

Victoria Walker- NCMEC

8:30 - 10:00am

CC4

How Not to be a Square: What I have learned walking alongside trafficking survivors

Jaime Wheeler, LMSW, Voice of Hope 

 

8:30 - 10:00am

201/2

The relationship between Substance Abuse and Attachment Disorder in children

Sarah Connell, Jade Martinez, and Melisa Pendley ARCADA

8:30 - 10:00am

205/6

Human Exploitation and the Internet - How Does It Happen?

Brian Baxter, DPS CACU

8:30 - 10:00am

207/8

Culture Counts: The intersection of pimp culture, pornography, prostitution and human trafficking.

Krista Melton, Human Trafficking and Transnational/Organized Crime Section (OAG)

8:30 - 10:00am

Conference Room

Session 3

Presenter

Time

Room

Communication and De-escalation Tools to Prevent Further Trauma for Victims- Geared Towards Youth (Part 2)

Marla Polk, Patty Wenetschlaeger, and Tony Barker, Resolution Solutions

10:15 – 11:45am

CC1

Domestic Minor Sex Trafficking and Its Intersection with the Child Welfare System

Victoria Walker- NCMEC

10:15 – 11:45am

CC4

Coordinated Community Response Between the Military and Civilian Community to End Intimate Partner Violence and Sexual Assault

Amanda Elkanick Oder, Texas Advocacy Project

10:15 – 11:45am

201/2

Homelessness and Victimization

Peg Hacskaylo, OVC

10:15 – 11:45am

205/6

Injury and Violence Prevention in our Vulnerable Population: our Children

Ann Marie Willoughby, MSN, SANE

Lisa Ellis, MSN, SANE

10:15 – 11:45am

207/8

Juan and Bobby Moreno:  The Traffickers Around the Corner

Kirsta Melton, Human Trafficking and Transnational/Organized Crime Section (OAG)

10:15 – 11:45am

Conference Room

  Session 4                                Keynote & Lunch

Presenter

Time

Room

Lunch Provided by

Amanda Joy

12:00 – 1:30pm

CC2/3

Entertainment

Mike Schuler

 

 

Key Note: 

Nicole Bromley and Mary O’Brien

 

 

 Session 4

Presenter

Time

Room

Keynote:  Our Little Secret: Breaking The Silence on Sexual Abuse

Nicole Bromley and Mary O’Brien, I am One Voice

1:45 - 3:15pm

CC1

Silent Screams

John Graham, Detective, Taylor County

1:45 - 3:15pm

CC4

De-escalation Techniques

Rich Capodagli, LPC, Envolve People Care

1:45 - 3:15pm

201/2

Ethics in Technology (Ethics)

Melissa Milliorn & Diana Hall, Hardin-Simmons University

1:45 - 3:15pm

205/6

Understanding the Subtle Underlying Childhood Abuses

Wende Hilsenrod, TAASA

1:45 - 3:15pm

207/8

Breaking the Bond: Trauma bonds and the intersection of domestic violence, sexual assault and trafficking

Laramie Gorbett, M.A.

1:45 - 3:15pm

Conference Room

 Session 5

Presenter

Time

Room

Using Polygraph in Criminal Investigations

Anthony Bennett, SA, DPS

3:30 - 5:00pm

CC1

Community Based Care, and Why Should I Care?

Cyndi Reed, Community Based Care Administrator Region 2 and Gretchen Fehrm, Community Based Care Administrator, Region 3W

3:30 - 5:00pm

CC4

Behavioral Management

Rich Capodagli, LPC, Envolve People Care

3:30 - 5:00pm

201/2

Peer Recovery Coaching:  My addiction.  My Recovery. My choice

Shawn Wright, ARCADA Abilene Regional Council Alcohol Drug Abuse

3:30 - 5:00pm

205/6

You Make a Difference

Rosemary Hollingsworth, LPC

3:30 - 5:00pm

207/8

Sexting and Bullying: Redefining Dating Violence in the Social Media Age and the Legal Remedies for Teen Victims (Ethics)

Sneha Patel, Texas Advocacy Project

3:30 - 5:00pm

Conference Room

 

Champion for Children Conference March 23 & 24, 2018

It Starts with Us

 March 24th 2018

Session 1

Presenter

Time

Room

Locating Clandestine Grave and Landfill Search

Lee Reed, Necrosearch International

8:30 - 10:00 am

CC1

Conscious Discipline: Survival State and How to Manage it (Part 1)

Trudy Little, Region 14

8:30 - 10:00 am

CC 2/3

Helping the Helper

Tina Cain, OVC

8:30 - 10:00 am

CC4

PEACE Project - Breaking the Code

Chasity Williams, Dorthey Williams, Bryn Stonehouse

8:30 - 10:00 am

201/2

How Honest are your Kids Neighbor? Digital Safety

Ann Marie Willoughby, MSN, SANE

Lisa Ellis, MSN, SANE

8:30 - 10:00 am

205/6

Writing CASA Stories

Angela Sharp and Sandra Shirey, Big Country CASA

8:30 - 10:00 am

207/8

 Session 2

Presenter

Time

Room

Recognizing and Reporting Child Abuse

Lori Bunton, RVCC

10:15am – 11:45am

CC1

Conscious Discipline: Survival State and How to Manage it (Part 2)

Trudy Little, Region 14

10:15am – 11:45am

CC2/3

Impact of Domestic Violence on Children

Tina Cain, OVC

10:15am – 11:45am

CC4

Human Trafficking and Youth Aging Out of Foster Care: Risks, Red Flags, and How to Help

Kennedy Morrison

10:15am – 11:45am

201/2

Potential: What is Yours?

Donna McCartney, LMSW-IPR

10:15am – 11:45am

205/6

Connected Caregivers

Megan Harbin & Sarah Musick, Methodist Children’s Home

10:15am – 11:45am

207/8

Lunch on own

 

11:45am – 1:30pm

 

 Session 3

Presenter

Time

Room

David’s Law – What Professionals and Parents Need to Know and Bully Prevention with performance by The U Squad of Abilene

Maurine Molak, David’s Legacy Foundation and Rod Pruitt

1:30 - 3:00pm

CC2/3

 Session 4

Presenter

Time

Room

Signs of Adolescent Suicide

Samantha Manski, MHA Abilene

3:15 – 4:45pm

CC2/3