News From The Field: September 2017

News From The Field: September 2017This month, we’re sharing some useful Hurricane Harvey resources and other resources in the field of child welfare.

We’re also featuring lots of professional development opportunities—including our UT Child Welfare Conference!

Our monthly feature, News from the Field, is an extension of the bottom of our newsletter. We will be providing you with some of the latest news, resources, and local & national professional development opportunities. If you haven’t already, sign up to get our monthly e-newsletter in your inbox.


Hurricane Harvey Resources:


News from the Field

5th Annual UT Child Welfare Conference
Join us on November 3rd! ATX 5.0 CEUs

Bruce Perry: The Impact of Trauma and Neglect on the Developing Child
Steve Hicks School of Social Work, September 20th, 11-12pm

Texas State of Mind: Engage & Excel
Improve the behavioral health system in ATX: September 20-22

HYP Workshop: Working with Families with Trauma
September 26th, 3-4:30 pm, ATX. 1.5 CEUs
Tina Adkins from our institute will be presenting!

Safety and Justice: A community conversation
September 26th, 5:30-8pm, ATX

2017 Partners in Prevention Conference
DFPS: October 3-5, San Antonio, TX

41st Annual NASW/Texas Conference
Early bird registration now open. October 5-7, Galveston, TX

Texans Care for Children: Children’s Policy Meeting
October 10th, 1-3pm, ATX

The 2017 Texas CASA Conference
October 19-21, Galveston TX

Healing Trauma in Children and Teens: Utilizing Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
ATX, October 13th, 9-12pm, 3 CEUs $65

Fairbanks Lecture: Elizabeth Kita Ph.D.
Steve Hicks School of Social Work, October 27th, 1-4pm

13th Annual Strengthening Youth and Families Conference
October 30th- November 2nd, Georgetown, TX

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