Advancing Justice – July 9 – July 12 2017

Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center

Sunday – July 9, 2017

Session Time & Location

Track

Session Title

Presenter(s)

7:15am – 8:30am

Chesapeake DEF

DSB-3

Discipline Specific Breakout:  Judges—Juvenile and Family Drug Courts Honorable Phillip Britt
7:15am – 8:30am

Cherry Blossom Ballroom

DSB-16

Discipline Specific Breakout:  Child Protective Services & Educational Liaisons Russ Bermejo
8:45am – 11:45am

Chesapeake JKL

SB-8

Moving Forward—Research Findings, Reflections, and a Roadmap for the Family Drug Court Movement Phil Breitenbucher, Shannon Carey
1:15pm – 2:30pm

Chesapeake 7-9

TS-5

The Big Seven—Key Practices to Building an Effective Family Drug Court Phil Breitenbucher
1:15pm – 2:30pm

Chesapeake 10-12

TS-6

Transitioning to a Family Centered Approach: Best Practices and Lessons Learned from Three Adult Drug Courts Jane Pfeifer, Meghan Wheeler

Monday – July 10, 2017

Session Time & Location

Track

Session Title

Presenter(s)

9:30am – 10:45am

Chesapeake ABC

A–4

A Blueprint Guide for Building or Re-Designing Your Family Drug Court Jane Pfeifer, Meghan Wheeler
9:30am – 10:45am

Maryland 1-3

A-7

Building Stronger Families & Brighter Futures―The Unique Adaptations of the Family Drug Court and Family Tribal Healing to Wellness Courts to Better Serve Children, Families, and Communities Lauren Van Schilfgaarde, Marianna Corona
9:30am – 10:45am

Chesapeake GHI

A-12

Planning for Safe Care: What Your FTC Needs to Know About Opioid Use Disorders and Serving Mothers and Their Infants Nancy K. Young, Alexis Balkey
11:00am – 12:15pm

Chesapeake ABC

B–4

The Power of Partnership—Tompkins County Prevention and Family Recovery Initiative Theresa Lemus, Honorable John Rowley
1:45pm – 3:00pm

Chesapeake ABC

C-4

What Does Quality Treatment Look Like? Identifying Effective SUD Treatment for Families in Child Welfare System Phil Breitenbucher
 

Monday – July 10, 2017 (Continued)

Session Time & Location

Track

Session Title

Presenter(s)

1:45pm – 3:00pm

Baltimore 3-4

VCC-C-3

Connecting VTCs and VJOs Through Collaborative Court Staffing: Improving Service Delivery to Veterans, their Children, and Families Through Family-Centered Approaches Larisa Owen, Honorable Mary Kreber Varipapa
3:15pm – 4:30pm

Chesapeake ABC

D-4

Keeping Families Front and Center Each Step of the Way―How Family Drug Courts are Supporting Recovery and Reunification Using a Milestones Approach Alexis Balkey, Julie Spielman, Honorable Phillip Britt
3:15pm – 4:30pm

National Harbor 12

D-22

Giving Parents a Voice and a Fair Chance—Strategies to Enhance Participant Accountability and Success While Using a Mandatory Approach to Family Drug Court Participation Honorable Roger Heideman, Honorable Williams S. Owens, Phil Breitenbucher
4:45pm – 6:00pm

Chesapeake ABC

E-4

I’ve Been In Your Shoes, Now Let’s Walk Together―Utilizing Parent Mentors to Increase Family Engagement and Resiliency in Family Drug Courts Tara Doaty, Jocelyn Gainers

Tuesday – July 11, 2017

Session Time & Location

Track

Session Title

Presenter(s)

10:15am – 2:45pm

Annapolis 3 & 4

Annual

Grantee Gathering

OJJDP 2017 Annual Grantee Gathering—FDC Grantees, SSRP Awardees, Peer Learning Courts, and SAMHSA FDTC Grantees Kellie Blue, Amy Romero, Phil Breitenbucher
11:00am – 12:15pm

Maryland A

CG-12

Helping Dads Recover—Effective Strategies to Engage Fathers in Family Drug Courts Dan Griffin, Russ Bermejo