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Colloquia



FROM CHILD WELFARE TO FAMILY WELL-BEING: EXPANDING THE PARADIGM - February 25, 2009

Keynote Presentation: 
  • William Bell, President and CEO, Casey Family Programs
Respondents:
  • Commissioner Gladys Carrion, Esq., New York State Office of Children and Family Services
  • Dr. Gerald Mallon, Executive Director, National Resource Center for Family-Centered Practice and Permanency Planning,Hunter College School of Social Work 
  • Dr. Carol Wilson Spigner, School of Social Policy and Practice, University of Pennsylvania
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CHILD WELFARE: CRAFTING AN AGENDA FOR THE 21ST CENTURY - May 18, 2006


Keynote Presentations:

  • Dr. Andrew Billingsley, Senior Scholar in Residence, The Institute for Families in Society, University of South Carolina - "Child Welfare Then and Now: The Black Family in Perspective"
  • Jan Flory, Deputy Commissioner, Adminstration for Children's Services - "A Vision for Child Welfare in New York City"
Respondents: 
  • David Jones, President and CEO, Community Service Society
  • Dr. Ruth McCroy, McRoy Davis and Associates
  • Joseph Semidei, Executive Director, St. Christopher's Inc.
  • Andrew White, Director, Center for New York City Affairs
Synthesis: 
  • Dr. Mary McCarthy, Director, Social Work Education Consortium, University at Albany

TRAUMATIZED CHILDREN IN CHILD WELFARE: COLLABORATION BETWEEN MENTAL HEALTH AND CHILDREN'S SERVICES - April 16, 2004


Keynote Presentation:
  • Dr. Bruce Perry - "The Effects of Trauma on Brain Development. Can We Help and How?"
Pre-Colloquium Presentations: April 15, 2004
  • Theresa Cameron - "Foster Care Odyssey.  A Black Girl's Story"
  • Dr. Robert Clyman, Director, Kempe Center

A NEW LOOK AT CHANGE: IMPLICATIONS FOR NEW YORK CITY'S MOST VULNERABLE CHILDREN - April 29, 1996


Keynote Presentations:

  • Barbara J. Sobel - "Meeting the Challenges of Change"
  • Dr. Ann Hartman - "Staying the Course"
 

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