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2018 Child Health Conference: Healthy Children Learn Better

  • KANKAKEE COMMUNITY COLLEGE 100 College Drive Kankakee, IL, 60901 United States (map)

This conference is for all healthcare professionals, school staff, and everyone interested in the health, welfare, and safety of children. 

Keynote Presentation – The Impact of Trauma
Dr. Tara Gill

Participants will gain increased knowledge of the impact of trauma on children including biological, cognitive and behavioral symptoms; increased capacity to explain the importance of adopting a trauma lens for clinicians and staff and specific manifestations and strategies for helping them integrate this lens into their practices, and finally; exposure to best-practices for interventions aimed at addressing impact of trauma for children in a community-based setting. 

AGENDA and more details can be found HERE.