NJ CPAC Annual Conference: Our New Jersey Children & Youth: A Collaboration for Mental Health and Well-being.

Thursday, June 27, 2024
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

New Brunswick

NJ CPAC Annual Conference: Our New Jersey Children & Youth: A Collaboration for Mental Health and Well-being.

The New Jersey Child Placement Advisory Council (NJ CPAC) invites you to register for the June 27, 2024 Annual Conference, Our New Jersey Children & Youth: A Collaboration for Mental Health and Well-being.

Our conference will explore New Jersey’s statewide, collaborative response to childhood trauma. See attached Agenda for descriptions of the presentations below.

The Conference will take place at the DCF Academy in New Brunswick: 30 Van Dyke Ave, New Brunswick, NJ 08901

Click here to register for the conference!

Registration will close on Monday, 6/17.

Agenda

8:00 A.M. Check-in begins

9:00 A.M. Opening remarks

9:15 A.M. Morning Plenary

Children’s System of Care (CSOC): Highlighting Mobile Response and Stabilization Services – Timely, Community Based Early Intervention

Mollie Greene, Assistant Commissioner for the Children’s System of Care, New Jersey Department of Children and Families

Danielle Perri-Gasperini, Division Director of Children’s Services, CPC Integrated Health

Wyndee O. Davis, Assistant Director of the Children’s System of Care Office of Community Services, New Jersey Department of Children and Families

Ben Magnussen, Supervisor of Community-Based Provider Network Oversight, Children’s System of Care, Department of Children and Families

11:00 A.M. – 12:30 P.M Morning Workshops

            Spiritual Impact of Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACES): What Faith-Based Leaders

Need to Know

The Reverand Dr. Darrell Armstrong

            Implicit Bias and the Stigma Associated with Mental Illness

Lisa Burke, Diversity, Inclusion, and Community Engagement Program Officer, Administrative Office of the Courts

The Effects of Complex Childhood Trauma on Lifelong Earning, and Paths to Success

Greg Rapport, Founder and Executive Director, Age-Out Angels

12:30 P.M.  – 1:30 P.M.  Lunch

1:30 P.M. Afternoon Plenary

            A Child Tells You They Have Been Abused: Now What?

            Debbie Riveros, Executive Director, NJ Children’s Alliance

            Olga Aramini, Director of Communications and Outreach, NJ Children’s Alliance

3:00 P.M. Closing Remarks

Event Type
  • Advocacy
  • Professional Workshop
  • Community Conversation
Health Services
Behavioral / Mental Health

Last Updated: 05/29/24