Beyond the Bars:  Reducing the Impact of Incarceration on Children and Families

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Beyond the Bars:  Reducing the Impact of Incarceration on Children and Families

Hon. Kim Berkeley Clark Allegheny County Court of Common Pleas, Family Division
Kevin Jordan CEO, Adaptive Behavioral Services, Inc.
Anna E. Hollis (Keynote Speaker) Executive Director, Amachi Pittsburgh
Amy Kroll Administrator, Re-Entry Services, Allegheny County Jail

The Center for Public Service Psychiatry will host its annual conference on May 14, 2018 at the Elsie H. Hillman Auditorium in Pittsburgh, PA. 

The theme for the conference is Beyond the Bars:  Reducing the Impact of Incarceration on Children and Families. Details about how to register will be available on this page in the near future.

Plenary Speakers

Hon. Kim Berkeley Clark, Allegheny County Court of Common Pleas, Family Division
Anna E. Hollis, Executive Director, Amachi Pittsburgh (Keynote)
Kevin Jordan, CEO, Adaptive Behavioral Services, Inc.
Amy Kroll, Administrator, Re-Entry Services, Allegheny County Jail

Program. Panel discussions featuring programs and resources from community advocates, behavioral health, government and corrections. Panelists will include children and family members with lived experience, corrections peers, and leaders of the community, government, correctional, and behavioral health systems  

Date/Time. May 14, 2018 from 8:30am-4:30pm

Location. Elsie H. Hillman Auditorium, Hill House, 1825 Centre Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15219

Registration. Click here for more information and to register online. A limited number of scholarships are available upon request. Scholarship requests should be directed to Mary Herschk at herschkmg@upmc.edu or 412-647-4860.

Who Should Attend. The conference is intended for all stakeholders of the behavioral health and correctional systems, including certified peers, community advocates, service users and their families.

Continuing Education Credits. This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM. The University of Pittsburgh is an affirmative action, equal opportunity institution. 

For More Information. Download the flyer for this event for details about the program or contact Nancy Mundy at mundynl@upmc.edu or click here for the conference website.