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9th Annual Fatherhood Solution Conference

June 17, 2016

SPONSORED BY
PSLA FIRST 5 LA and Good+ Foundation

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More than 500 child welfare professionals, nationally recognized experts, community activists and fathers attended CII’s 9th Annual Fatherhood Solution Conference this June. Keynote speakers included Dr. Dan Siegel, UCLA School of Medicine & Mindful Awareness Research Center; Father Gregory Boyle, Founder and Executive Director of Homeboy Industries; and The Honorable Michael Nash, Executive Director of the County’s Office of
Child Protection. CA Assemblymember Mike Gipson gave welcome remarks, and Lee England, Jr. opened the conference with a powerful musical tribute to Charlene Meeks.

Workshops covered a variety of issues including: Pregnant Fatherhood: What to Expect When Expecting; Latino Fathers in Family and Marital Therapy; and FACT – Fathers Attuned To Child Trauma. The event also featured a Fatherhood Track (including Spanish/English sessions), designed specifically for fathers in attendance. The track included, Child Custody 101, Employment and Expungement, and more.

For more information: Please contact Alan-Michael Graves at agraves@childrensinstitute.org or 213.260.7604.

When:

Times: 8:30 am – 5:00 pm

Where:

Westin Los Angeles Airport Hotel

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