Professional Seminar Series – Free Training Free CEU’S

The Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities, Suicide Prevention Program, in partnership with the Supreme Court of Georgia’s Committee for Justice for Children, the Marcus Autism Center at Children’s Healthcare System of Atlanta, and the Georgia Alliance to End Homelessness are pleased to announce the Professional Seminar Series, Winter 2011.
Critical Issues Facing Special Needs and At-Risk
Children and Youth:
8th Annual Professional Seminar Series
Training starts at 10:00 am and ends at 3:00 pm;
begins at 9:00 am


February 7, 2011 – Substance Abuse:  The Brain Mechanics of Addiction

March 7, 2011  –  Lesbian, Bisexual, Gay and Transgendered Youth

April 11, 2011  –  Post Traumatic Stress and Reactive Attachment Disorder Treatment III

The seminar series is designed to promote interdisciplinary dialogue and to be inclusive of all parties that support children and youth: parents, foster parents and community organizations, local government entities, state departments and their contracted provider organizations.

FREE CEU’s OFFERED.  While there is no fee for this training, participants are responsible for their own travel, meals, snacks and lodging arrangements. Lunch will not be provided so you may wish to bring your own. You may also want to bring a light-weight jacket or sweater since facilities vary widely in their temperatures.

The State Bar of Georgia
Third Floor, Auditorium
104 Marietta Street, Atlanta, GA 30303

Coastal Georgia Center, Room 218
305 Fahm Street, Savannah, GA 31401

Beginning with the January 10, 2011 session, these sessions will also be available for viewing live, via webcast, at the Coastal Georgia Center in Savannah, GA. The sessions will be viewable in real time only, will be moderated, and will offer an interactive component with the main session in Atlanta. Those attending all four hours of the webcast will be eligible for CEU’s. (Please refer to the CEU requirements later in this document)

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