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                               Session II
    Strategies for Meeting the Mental Health Needs of Youth in Care

                                   November 29, 2005
                                   1-2:30 p.m. (EDT)

A teleconference for state foster care and adoption managers, hosted by the National
Resource Center for Family-Centered Practice and Permanency Planning, a service of
           the Children’s Bureau, and the Child Welfare League of America

1:00 p.m.    Welcome and Introductions
             Overview of Today’s Teleconference and the Teleconference Series

             Gerald P. Mallon, DSW, Moderator
             Associate Professor and Executive Director, National Resource Center for Family-
             Centered Practice and Permanency Planning, Hunter College School of Social

1:10 p.m.    Mental Health Issues Impacting Youth in care: An Overview

             Julie Collins, Director Mental Health,
             Child Welfare League of America
             Washington, DC

1:20 p.m.    Truth, Healing and Reconciliation

             Sandra White Hawk, Director
             First Nations Orphan Association
             St Paul, Minnesota

             County Example - TBA

1:45 p.m.    Transitioning from Foster Care Into Adult Services

             Dana Hernandez
             Coordinator of Reconnect Program
             Weber Human Services
             Ogden, Utah

             Local Example – TBA

2:10 p.m.    Questions and Discussion

             Gary Mallon, Moderator

2:30 p.m.    Closing


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