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Thursday, Nov. 10, 2022

Minneapolis Marriott Northwest  |  8 a.m.-3 p.m.

THURSDAY, NOV. 10, 2022


Check-in and continental breakfast begins at 8 a.m.


Kevin Kling: How Humor and Storytelling Can Build One’s Resilience

Breakout Sessions Include:

  • From Surviving to Thriving – Addressing Racial Harm | Hosted by Lisa Sayles-Adams & Eastern Carver County School Leaders
  • Creating a Culture of Connection and Belonging for Educators, Students and Caregivers | Hosted by Pete Morse and Pam Ryan Mejia
  • Nowhere To Go: Understanding Minnesota’s mental health system and resources available to educators | Hosted by Sue Abderholden, MPH (Will include an overview of major mental health legislation being considered for the 2023 legislative session)
  • Culturally Competent Mental Health Services for Students | Hosted by Jimmie Heags Jr., MA, LSC, LPCC, LADC
  • The Pragmatic Power of Hope: Engaging Students and Staff to Create An Individual, Collective, and Equitable Culture of Achievement | Hosted by Dr. Steve Rippe
  • The Midwest Center for School Mental Health: How Can We Help? | Hosted by Dr. Mark Sander & Dr. Cheryl Holm-Hansen
  • Resilience, ACES (Adverse Childhood Experiences) and Recovering from Trauma | Hosted by Dr. David Read Johnson & Dr. Char Myklebust

Affinity Groups / Networking

Small-group sessions will be held at the venue following the conference.

2022 Conference

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