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5th Annual Central Valley Latino Conference

Aug
24
Aug 24, 2017 08:00AM - Aug 25, 2017 02:30PM
5th Annual Central Valley LATINO CONFERENCE
August 24 & 25, 2017

We share knowledge and expertise with others bringing together professional prominent speakers and teachers who deliver the most cutting edge, innovative, culturally relevant information for therapist, social workers, educators, administrators, and community workers, to strengthen each of them in their work serving the community. This 5th Historical Latino Gathering in the Central Valley is designed to ignite your creative energies, give you new ideas, and introduce you to new people. It serves as a vision and inspiration, helping you achieve your dreams! 

FEATURED SPEAKERS. Motivational ~ Inspirational ~ Healing
Hon. KATHERINE LUCERO, THURSDAY KEYNOTE SPEAKER
Katherine Lucero is a California Superior Court Judge of Santa Clara County and founder of the Juvenile Justice Dual Diagnosis Court'

SIMON SILVA, FRIDAY KEYNOTE SPEAKER.
Simon Silva is an author, nationwide speaker, creative problem solver and world-renowned artist.

25 EXPERT TEACHERS. Workshop presentations on a variety of topics regarding Mental Health, Behavioral Health, and Cultural Competency for professionals serving the Latino Community. substance abuse, recovery, violence, trauma, LGBTQ, Indigenous teachings, mindfulness and wellness.The workshops focus on the following:Target: Latino Families, Men, Women, Teenagers and Groups

Issues: Mental & Behavioral Health, Culture, Health Equity
Solutions: Evidence Based Practices, Cultural Models, Indigenous
Teachings, Innovative Approaches

Goal: Improve Outreach, Engagement, Retention of Latinos needing health and human services

$125 Conference Fee (includes entry to both days)