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SST8 Trauma Informed Care: Intermediate Series
Presented by Melissa McClain, Akron Children's Hospital and SST8 Consultants
August 7, and August 8, 2018
State Support Team Region 8
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August 7, 2018: Incarcerated Families
This component discusses the impact of incarceration from arrest to visitation through release and re-entry to the family. Juvenile Incarceration In this session we discuss the prevalence of juvenile incarceration, the emotional implications, as well as the interruption to academic success for these children
August 8, 2018: An Introduction to Restorative Justice Practices
This session introduces the concept of the school to prison pipeline, the historic effects of “no tolerance” policies, as well as an introduction in restorative justice and practices. Classroom Restorative Practices in Action This session provides practical tools that educators and other school staff can use to turn classroom discipline from just punitive to positive learning opportunities.

REGISTRATION: www.sst8.org

Presented by:
Melissa McClain
In her role as Community Educa-tion Programs Coordinator, Melissa McClain facilitates a school-based mental health and wellness program at schools and community organizations throughout northeast Ohio. She is also a member of the RESPECT Dating Violence Prevention Youth Leadership Board at Chil-dren’s. In addition, McClain par-ticipates in a variety of organiza-tions related to her responsibili-ties, including the Ohio Sexual Violence Prevention Network, the Summit County Sexual As-sault Coalition, the Summit County Suicide Coalition and the National Child Traumatic Stress Planning Team.

Registration Information

Credit Offered:
Registration is through SST8.org
Go to the SST8 Events Calendar
Registration Deadline:
Monday, August 6, 2018
Number of Participants:
Not Set
Questions or Concerns?
Sarah Jackson
(330) 929-6634 x511254