Join Us In Celebrating 45 Years of Supporting Communities Working With Youth

We are excited to announce that our early bird registration is now live for the 45th Annual, Adolescent Symposium of Texas happening February 11, 2021. To ensure the safety of our conference participants, we have pivoted to a one-day virtual platform enabling access to everyone from their home of office. 

We are busy working on an amazing conference that will give you an opportunity to connect, stay engaged, and share important information and resources, especially during this critical time. Please join us and save $75 by registering early.

KEYNOTE SPEAKER

DR. DAN SIEGEL

Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at the UCLA School of Medicine
Executive Director of the Mindsight Institute

PRESENTING

Cultivating Resilience in Adolescents

Discovering the Hidden Power and Purpose of the Adolescent Mind

All of our workshops are simu-live which means that our speakers have pre-recorded their presentations and will be available at the end of each session for a live moderated Q & A discussion. We will have multiple at a time, but you don’t have to miss any when you purchase the extended access giving you streaming ability for an additional 30 days after the live event.

Treating Adolescent Addiction:
Overview and Innovative Approaches

The Impact of Nutrition on
Mental Health Wellness in Teens

Creating Champions of Change
 through a Culture of Civility

Ideas from the Expressive arts therapies
for Adolescent Groups

REPORT: Best Practices for Campus Professionals Responding to Child Abuse

Processing Grief Creatively
With Adolescents 

Doing LIFE: Love, Identity, Family/Friends,
and Experiences

Talking with Children
About Racism

Trust Based Relational Intervention:
A Practical Approach to Trauma Responsive Care for Trafficking Survivors

Beyond Safe Spaces: 
Creating Safe Systems 

 

We do our best to finalize the agenda before posting, but understand that the speakers, workshops and schedule are subject to change without notice.

We have curated over 20 workshops with a stellar lineup of experts to make this the best Adolescent Symposium of Texas to date. Our speakers will be covering topics from from treating addiction, racism, trauma, to self-care in uncertain times and ethics. 

AGENDA

7:00AM

Virtual Platform Opens

8:00AM

Opening Remarks

8:30AM – 10:00AM

Morning Session 

10:00AM – 10:30AM

Exhibit Hall

10:45AM – 12:30AM

Keynote

12:30PM – 1:30PM

Lunch Time and Booth Visitation 

1:30PM – 3:00PM

Afternoon session 1 

3:10PM – 4:30PM

Afternoon session 2 

Our exhibitors and sponsors will be in the Resource Hall ready to chat live with you and share the latest resources and technology relevant to the tools and services needed to serve adolescents. You will be able to browse over 50 vendors from the comfort of your home or office.

Thank You To Our Sponsors

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BECOME A SPONSOR

Join our growing list of partners and position your organization as a leader at the forefront of community education and support.
This year we have many unique advantages with our interactive format including your booth being available for 30 days after the event.

VIEW A TUTORIAL ON EXHIBIT BOOTHS

For more information, please contact Maddie Worley: Mworley@mhadallas.org

We are accepting Purchase Orders now!
Please send to Erin Peterson at epeterson@mhadallas.org

 

Continuing Education Credits

 Green Oaks will provide six (6) contact hours.
 CEUs will be available for all social work disciplines including LCDCs, LPCs, LMSWs, LMFTs and Ph.Ds. 
 Region 10 Education Service Center will provide CPE continuing education credits.
We will also have 20 CEU’s available for the 30 day streaming access option.
*Same quality Workshops available! *Access to our Sponsors