1500 E 128th Ave., Thornton, Colorado 80241-2602Wednesday, October 14 - Thursday, October 15, 20158:00 AM-4:00 PM (check-in at 7:30 AM)Registration is required.
Registration for this event is on the CO Train System at www.CO.Train.org.
Search for this event by Course ID: 1056986.
Click on the title of the conference, “2015 Colorado Safe Schools Summit”.
Certificates of Attendance will be given out at the end of each day.
Keynote SpeakersStephen Sroka, Ph.D. is an internationally recognized speaker, author, and consultant who will use cutting-edge re-search, humor and inspiring real-life stories to facilitate learning about safe schools and their relationship to academic and life success.
David Schonfeld, M.D. is Professor of Social Work and Pediatrics at the Southern California Children's Hospital and Director of the National Center for School Crisis and Bereavement. He served as a member of the Sandy Hook Advi-sory Commission and will share recommendations from the commission report.Finessa Ferrell is Director of Initiatives for the Colorado Education Initiative and in this roles she oversees efforts in school climate change, equity, student behavioral health, and social emotional learning. Before joining CEI, Finessa led the National Center for School Engagement and the Colorado office of Homeless Youth Services.
Lynn Riemer, affectionately known as the “Martha Stewart of Meth Labs,” has over 10 years of experience working in Narcotics. Lynn was a Forensic Chemist with the DEA and spent seven years as the Chemist /Criminalist with the North Metro Drug Task Force in Denver.
Who should attend?
- School Safety Teams
- School/Community Mental Health Professionals
- School Resource Officers
- First Responders
- Anyone who works with youth
Workshops24 Interesting workshops including:
"The Impact of Marijuana Legalization"
Dr. Kate Cumbo
"What Would the Dalai Lama Do?"
"Colorado State Suicide Prevention"
Janise McNally and Amy Plog
" Mindfulness as a Strategy to Support School Safety"
BASIC Prep - Building DNA, ServPro,
Pinnacle Charter School, Adam 12
For questions or more information Contact CSSRC:303-239-4435