Thursday, October 11 – Saturday, October 13, 2018

Pre-Conference: Wednesday, October 10, 2018

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 Rev. Dr. Rachael Keefe is the author of The Lifesaving Church: Faith Communities and Suicide Prevention and currently pastor of Living Table United Church of Christ in Minneapolis, MN.

Rev. Dr. Rachael Keefe is the author of The Lifesaving Church: Faith Communities and Suicide Prevention and currently pastor of Living Table United Church of Christ in Minneapolis, MN.

 Author of the best-seller, ″Chasing the Scream: The War on Drugs,″ Johann Hari set out on a three-year, 30,000-mile journey to discover what really causes addiction - and what really solves it.

Author of the best-seller, ″Chasing the Scream: The War on Drugs,″ Johann Hari set out on a three-year, 30,000-mile journey to discover what really causes addiction - and what really solves it.

Wednesday

8:00am – 5:00pm

Pre-Conference Workshops:

  1. Unlocking Suicidal Secrets: New Thoughts on Old Problems in Suicide Prevention with Shawn Shea, MD
    Learn More About Shawn Shea HERE.
  2. Addressing the Opioid Epidemic: We Know We Have a Problem, Now What Are We Going to do About it? 

Thursday

8:45am – 5:00pm

General Session Speaker, Rachael Keefe, kicks off the main conference with a look into the realm of faith-based counseling.

Thursday Evening: Networking Reception and Golden Abacus and Golden Light Bulb Awards Announced.

Friday

8:15am – 5:00pm

Keynote Speaker, Johann Hari, offers an insightful look into the war on drugs to start off the second day.

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Saturday

8:30am – 11:45am

The final day consists of three half-day clinical intensives, including:
1. Clinical Supervision
2. Fostering Healthy Futures/Working with Youth in the Child Welfare System
3. Opioid Use and Pregnancy/Medication Assisted Treatment
Conference concludes at 12:00pm.