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Georgia CASA Conference 2016 Handouts
Additional handouts will be posted if they are received from the presenters.
Workshops and Presenters
Workshop Block I: 10:30 – 11:45
Live Stream Link for Identifying Trauma and Its Effects on Children - Hon. Sandra W. Miller, Paulding County Juvenile Court
Building Better Nonprofit Boards - Brad Ray, Deputy Chief Marketing and Brand Management Officer National CASA
The State of Child Welfare - Melissa D. Carter, Executive Director, Barton Child Law & Policy Center, Emory University School of Law
Workshop Block II: 1:45 – 3:00
Live Stream Link for Education Advocacy for Youth with Special Needs - Dmetria Gibson, Director of Education Advocacy, Georgia CASA
Understanding Poverty, Handout 1- Eileen Bayens, Advocacy Coordinator, CASA Program for the Ogeechee Judicial Circuit
Where Everybody Knows Your Name - Marketing Your CASA Program, Handout 1, Handout 2- Brad Ray, Deputy Chief Marketing and Brand Management Officer National CASA
Workshop Block III: 3:15 – 4:30
Transitioning Youth: 10 Updates You Should Know! - Current and Former Foster Youth, Georgia EmpowerMEnt, Multi-Agency Alliance for Children, Inc.
Breaking the Ice: Georgia's Cold Case Project to Improve Permanency for Foster Children, Handout 1, Handout 2, Handout 3 - Mary Hermann, Kristi Lovelace, Amanda Dean, Karlise Grier and Diana Rugh Johnson, Cold Case Fellows
Supporting the Well-Being of Foster Youth through Community-Based Supports & Services: The Youth Development Approach - Carmen Callaway, Unit Director, Community Programs, Georgia Division of Family & Children Services