Wisconsin Child Welfare Professional Development System

Materials List: Public Child Welfare Conference

September 24th Session

10:00 AM – 4:00 PM: Session

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Advancing Your Skills in Motivational Interviewing

Laura Saunders

September 25th Sessions

9:00 – 9:15 AM: Opening Remarks

 

9:15 – 10:30 AM: Keynote

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Myth Busting and Hope: How Addiction Science Can Inform Child Welfare Practice

John Harper

10:45 – 12:15 PM: Workshop Session #1

 

Safety

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Admission is not the Mission: Creating Safety, Even in the Midst of Denial Part 1

Lindley Myers and Courtney Smith

The Invisible Enemy

Saima Chauhan

Keeping Kids Safe When Their Parents are Struggling with Substance Use: From Preventing Removal to Reunification

Alisson Burda, Erin Meiss, and Amanda Taylor

Permanence

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Family Interaction Panel

Angie Beerkircher, Brenda Blanck, Katie Day, Lisa Hankes, Frances Macaulay, Michelle McKeith de Antuna

Substance Use and Abuse: Challenges for the Court in Achieving Permanency

Henry Plum

What Do You Need? Supporting Foster Families & Extended Relative Providers

Peg Cadd, Ericka Copeland-Malone, Tiffany Meredith

Well-Being

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Effective Approaches to Engaging and Supporting Youth and Young Adults

Anthony Alvarado, Douglas Darby and Nadine Machkovech

The Invisible Population: Addressing Substance Use and High Risk Behaviors in LGBTQ Youth

Robin Matthies

Place-Based Predictive Analytics in Child Welfare

Dyann Daley

1:30 – 3:00 PM: Workshop Session #2

 

Safety

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Admission is not the Mission: Creating Safety, Even in the Midst of Denial Part 2

Lindley Myers and Courtney Smith

Hiding in Plain Sight: Substance-Exposed Children

John Harper

Wake-Up Call: Teen Bedroom

Sandi Lybert, Ashleigh Nowakowski and Katie Westerman

Permanence

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Keeping Kids Safe When Their Parents are Struggling with Substance Use: From Preventing Removal to Reunification

Alisson Burda, Erin Meiss and Amanda Taylor

Separation: The Impact of Caregiver Substance Abuse on Siblings: The Importance of Maintaining Connections

Robbie and Kate Bauer

What Do You Need? Supporting Foster Families & Extended Relative Providers

Peg Cadd, Ericka Copeland-Malone, Tiffany Meredith

Well-Being

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It’s Not Drama, It’s Trauma

Myra McNair

Place-Based Predictive Analytics in Child Welfare

Dyann Daley

Understanding Addiction, Recovery and Culture

Dr. Mark Lim and Brenda Goettl

3:15-4:00 PM: Updates

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eWiSACWIS Updates and CCWIS Roadmap

John Elliott

4:00 – 5:00 PM: Keynote

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Youth Panel: Reflection on Substance Abuse’s Impact on the Child Welfare and Youth Justice System

Anthony Alvarado, Douglas Darby and Nadine Machkovech

September 26th Sessions

7:30 – 8:45 AM: Breakfast

 

8:45 – 9:45 AM: Keynote

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Aligning Actions & Outcomes: Closing the Gap

Mike Kenney

10:00 – 11:30 AM: Workshop Session #3

 

Safety

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Relapse Planning: Understanding the Addiction

Michael McGowan

Wake-Up Call: Teen Bedroom

Sandi Lybert, Ashleigh Nowakowski and Katie Westerman

What Happens to Adult Functioning and Protective Capacities when Drugs Hijack the Brain

John Harper

Permanence

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Building a Village with Safety Networks

Lindley Myers and Courtney Smith

Developing a Culturally-Empowering Programming: Treating the Trauma to Address the Addiction

Patina Park

Substance Use and Abuse: Challenges for the Court in Achieving Permanency

Henry Plum

Well-Being

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From Roots to Fruits: Generational Family Addiction

Tamra Oman

Tips for Engaging African American Women in Substance Abuse Treatment

Jacquelyn Hunt

 

12:30 – 2:15 PM: Workshop Session #4

 

Safety

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Drug Trends in Wisconsin

Bryan Kastelic

Harm Reduction: One Step at a Time

Michael McGowan

ICWA Case Studies

Michelle Gordon

 

Permanence

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30 Days to Family Ohio

Mike Kenney

Developing a Culturally-Empowering Programming: Treating the Trauma to Address the Addiction

Patina Park

Three Questions: Family Engagement

Megan Baltz

 

Well-Being

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Childhood Traumatic Dissociation as it Relates to Familial Substance Abuse

BJ Nichols

Safety and Well-Being: How am I Supposed to Address Both?

Ellen Smith

 

2:30-3:30 PM: Keynote

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The Magic is You!

Tamra Oman