Past Conferences

Past Conferences Hosted by

NFI, Vermont – The Family Center

2019

→ May 8th, 2019 –  Bruce D. Perry, MD, Ph.D. “Developmental Trauma: Clinical Application of the Neurosequential Model of Therapeutics”

→ May 9th, 2019 –  Marti Smith, OTR/L “Transforming Trauma: How the science of Occupational Therapy informs strategies for professionals and parents”

2018

→ November 7th, 2018 –  Kenneth V. Hardy, Ph.D “Towards the Psychology of the Oppressed: Treating the Invisible Wounds of SocialCultural Trauma”

→ November 8th, 2018 – Kenneth V. Hardy, Ph.D “Healing Racial Trauma”

→ December 7th. 2018 – Dr. Stuart Shanker and Dr. Brenda Smith-Chant “Self-Regulation techniques and practical methods for educators, caregivers, mental health providers and professionals who work with youth”

2017

→ December 8th, 2017 – Whit Smith “Legal and Ethical Challenges Facing Clinicians”

→ September 21st, 2017 – Sandra Bloom, M.D. “CREATING, DESTROYING, AND RESTORING SANCTUARY: Trauma-Informed Care, the Crisis in Human Service Delivery Systems and the Sanctuary Model”

→ September 22nd, 2017 – Kenneth V. Hardy, Ph.D “Towards a Psychology of the Oppressed: Treating the Invisible Wounds of Sociocultural Trauma”

→ May 18, 2017 – Alicia F. Lieberman, Ph.D. “The Gifts and Challenges of Speaking the Unspeakable: Addressing Trauma in the Early Years”

→ March 31st, 2017 – Dr Michael Ungar “Enhancing Resilience: Nine Things Youth At Risk Need

2016

→ December 9th, 2016 – Julie Graham “MFT Trans 101: Clinical Skills for Working with Transgender, Transsexual and Gender Non-Binary Youth and Their Families”

→ May 24th and 25th, 2016 – Dr Bruce D. Perry, M.D.

→May 25th, 2016 – Dr. Alicia Liberman

Bruce D. Perry & Alicia Lieberman Conference Brochure

2015

→ May 18th, 2015 – Dr. Allan Schore Dr. Allan Schore Brochure

→ August 27th and 28th, 2015 – Dr. Bessel Van Der Kolk  Bessel van der Kolk Brochure

→ December 4th, 2015 – Whit Smith, Attorney at Law  Whit Smith Flyer

2014

→ May 6th, 2014 – Daniel J. Siegel, MD Daniel Siegel Brochure

→ December 5th, 2014 – Joe Klein, LPC, CSAC & Jessica Morey Joe Klein & Jessica Morey Brochure

2013

→ November 8th, 2013 – Whit Smith, Attorney at Law Whit Smith Brochure

→ December 5th & 6th, 2013 – Symposium on Adolescents with Pat Ogden, Ph.D, Dan Hughes, Ph.D. and Jon Baylin, Ph.D. Symposium on Adolescence Brochure

2012

→ May 11th, 2012 – Dr. Edward Hallowell, MD, Ed.D. : “The New Frontiers of ADD”

→ November 8th, 2012 – Raymond J. Chin, Ph.D., MFA: ” Training Teen Brains to Become Minds: Ready, Fire, Aim!”

→ November 9th, 2012 – Martha B. Straus, Ph.D. : ” Undoing Aloneness: Strategies for Co-Regulation with traumatized Adolescents”

2011

→ April 8th, 2011 – Bruce D. Perry, Ph.D. : ” Treating Developmental Trauma”

→ May 26th, 2011 – Michael Nerney

→ November 4th, 2011 – Michael Thompson, Ph.D.: “Raising Cain: Protecting the Emotional Lives of Boys”

→ December 16th, 2011 –  Whit Smith, Attorney at Law: “Legal and Ethical Issues in Clinical Practice: Navigating the Minefield”

2010

→ May 6th & 7th, 2010 – Dr. Nancy Cotton

→ October 8th, 2010 – Michael Nerney : “The Adolescent Brain and High Risk Behaviors” & ” Current Trends in Substance Abuse”

→ December 3rd, 2010 – Shawn Shea, MD : “Unlocking Suicidal Secrets: New Thoughts on Old Problems in Suicide Prevention”

2009

→ September 17th, 2009 – Dr. Bessel van der Kolk: “Developmental Trauma: Impact of Developmental Trauma”

→ September 18th, 2009 – Dr. Bessel van der Kolk: “Developmental Trauma: Treatment of Developmental Trauma”

2008

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→ April 3rd & 4th, 2008 – Dr. Bruce D. Perry, Ph.D. : “Complex Trauma in Children & Adolescents”

→ December 4th, 2008 – Dr. Martha Straus: “All the Rage: Helping Adolescent Girls in Crisis”

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