Event Details

Mental Health & Behavior Summit

September 19, 2017: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Date Cost: $250.00


This 2 day conference provides information & techniques to assist with behavior management & mental health needs in the school setting. The event also creates opportunities for educators to network & collaborate around the behavioral and mental health needs of their students. KEYNOTES: Dr Brian Fidlin, Psy.D - ‘Adolescent Brain Development’ Dr Fidlin is a clinical psychologist and nationally recognized speaker on the areas of pediatric brain development, substance abuse/dependency, and obesity. His presentation will include straight-forward discussion of adolescent brain development and the impact this has on decision making, emotions & risk taking. Dr. Scott Bautch, D.C., DACBOH, CCST, CCSP - 'Slowing Down the Hamster Wheel' In this fast-paced, hectic world where we all feel like hamsters running on a wheel, it is easy to get caught up in the doing of “things” and not take care of ourselves. However, taking care of ourselves is essential to our well-being. We cannot give to others what we do not have within ourselves. Discover ways to overcome barriers and discover your inner purpose. Love being you. Dr. Dipesh Navsaria - Returning for 2 breakout sessions! Dr Navsaria is strongly engaged in early brain and child development, which include the neurobiological effects of adversity and poverty upon the developing brain. Dr. Dipesh Navsaria's Website Other topics include: It's Not You, It's My Prefrontal Cortex Exercise and it’s Effects on Learning Reaching Struggling Parents Effective Strategies for Addressing Student Mental Health Needs Stress Related to Immigration Status in Students Family and Community Supports for Mental Health and Behavior The Role of Forgiveness in Mental Health Keeping Yourself Healthy and Passing on that Health to Others Anti-bullying Efforts Using Forgiveness Baraboo Teens N Theatre presents a live performance of “Cutter” - Erica Cochrane, Producer *EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT $225 for both days if registered by August 19, 2016*

For more information, contact:
Julia Jiannacopoulos