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 Southern Illinois P20 Closing the Gap Conference

Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Conference offering includes: three 1 ½ hour sessions and a 30 minute opening speaker. (5 Clock Hours)

Conference Theme:  Trauma-Informed Schools: Supporting the Whole Child

At the time of registration, you will choose to attend breakout sessions or the all day workshop on Trauma-Informed Schools.  Early childhood experiences have lasting, measurable consequences later in life; therefore, fostering emotional well-being from the earliest of stages of life helps build a foundation for overall health and well-being.  This full day session is specifically designed for individuals or teams who would like to develop a trauma-informed culture.  Training will focus on ACEs, building resilience, and increasing executive functioning in order to implement trauma-informed classrooms and schools.

Conference Date:  Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Time:  8:15 am - 3:10 pm  (Check-in:  7:30 am – 8:15 am)

Location: John A. Logan College, Carterville, IL

Participants should park in Lot A: John A. Logan College Map


Registration Fees:

  • Professional: $60
  • Professional (after April 13): $75
  • Undergraduate Student/Retirees: $20

Refund/Cancellation Policy: Refunds, minus a $20 processing fee, will be issued if requested prior to April 13, 2018.

Registration Options:

  • Professionals/Students Participants register online.
  • Exhibitors register online.
  • Register by phone with a VISA, Discover, or Mastercard by calling
 Conference and Scheduling Services @ 618/536-7751.
Fax the participant registration form or the exhibitor registration form with credit card information to 618/453-5680.

Any Questions?
Please call Coordinator Jackie Welch at 618/453-5672 or send an email.