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Children's Advocacy Days 2015

Changing the World: Inspiring Hope, Health and Recovery - Kenneth Minkoff, M.D.

kidcentral tn - Jude White

Seeking Justice for All...One Child at a Time - Sevier County Juvenile Court Judge Dwight Stokes

The Brain

A Short Course in Neurophysiology for Social Workers - Terri Combs-Orme, Ph.D.

Children's Advocacy Days 2014

Adverse Childhood Experiences Study - Dr. Robert Anda

Tennessee Adverse Childhood Experiences Data - Department of Health

Department of Health Presentation - Commissioner John Dreyzehner

SCORE - Common Core Presentation - Jamie Woodson, President and CEO

Department of Education Presentation - Commissioner Kevin Huffman

United Ways of TN Investments in Early Learning - Mary Graham, Executive Director

Upper Cumberland Children's Advocacy Center Mobil Forensic Interview RV - Jennifer Wilkerson, Executive Director

Teachers As Probation Officers, Madison County Juvenile Court - Amy Jones, Director

Confidential Care for Women Pregnancy Center - Cathy Waterbury, Director

Agape-Memphis Powerlines - Jim Harbin, Site Director

KIDS COUNT, September 2013

Tennessee Commission on Children and Youth and Tennessee KIDS COUNT - Linda O'Neal Presentation to Tennessee Chapter of the American Society for Public Administration

Children's Advocacy Days 2013


Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome - Dr. Michael Warren, Division of Family Health and Wellness, Tennessee Department of Health;

Consequences of Placing Children in Foster Care: Issues in Child Welfare Research - Dr. Joseph Doyle, MIT-Sloan School of Management;

ARC: Attachment, Regulation, Competency - Jan Dick, Family and Children’s Service, and Dr. Jon S. Ebert, Vanderbilt University Center of Excellence;

Johnson City Schools HEROES Initiative - Kathy A. Benedetto, SPE, LPC, LMFT, Senior Vice President, Frontier Health, and Greg Wallace, Ed.D., Project Director, Johnson City Schools;

K-TOWN Youth Empowerment Network Data Dinner Theater - Heather Wallace, Ph.D., CRI;

Just Love Coffee - Rob Webb.


Children’s Advocacy Days 2012


Family Resource Centers - Karen Lange, the director of the McNairy County Family Resource Center;

Jim Casey Opportunities Initiative - Dianna Walters, Jim Casey Youth Opportunities Initiative;

Memphis-Shelby County Detention Center Juvenile Detention Alternatives Initiatives - Raquel Mariscal, the Annie E. Casey Foundation;

Memphis-Shelby County Detention Center Juvenile Detention Alternatives Initiatives - Rick Powell, administrator of the Shelby County Juvenile Detention Center.


Children’s Advocacy Days 2011


First to the Top - Tennessee Department of Education Report - Bobbi Lussier

Promoting, Protecting and Improving the Health of Tennessee’s Children and Families: Update from the Department of Health - Dr. Michael Warren

The Effects of the Tennessee Voluntary Pre-Kindergarten Program: Initial Results - Dale Farran

Center on Social and Emotional Foundations of Learning/Team Tennessee


Children’s Caucus January 20, 2011


Presentation - by TCCY Executive Director Linda O'Neal


Creating Solutions September 15, 2010


Budget Forecast - Stanley Chervin, TACIR

The Long Road to Recovery - Matt Murray, UT CBER

Creating Solutions Overview - Linda O'Neal, TCCY


Children’s Advocacy Days 2010


Stuff You Need to Know: State Finances - John Morgan, Deputy Governor


Children's Advocacy Days 2009


Where Kids Stand - Bruce Lesley, President, First Focus, Washington, DC

Addressing Social Barriers at Farragut High School Between Students With Disabilities and Those Without Eleanor Wolfe, Aspire Club Founder, Farragut High School, Knoxville

Generational Issues: Do They Really Matter? - Dr. Steve Joiner, David Lipscomb University, Nashville

Fostering Success Act - Robert Geen, Director of Child Welfare Policy, Annie E. Casey Foundation, Baltimore, MD


Juvenile Records Task Force Report


Juvenile Records Task Force Report, February 15, 2008


Children’s Advocacy Days 2008


The Children’s Defense Fund Cradle to Prison Pipeline® Campaign

Infancy to Adulthood–The Continuum of Health and Wellness

Today for Tomorrow: Transforming the Mental Health System


Other Presentations


Similarities Between Categories of Children in State Custody

Review of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Diagnosis in Residents of Youth Development Centers

Early Childhood Education Pays Off


Children’s Advocacy Days 2005


Disparities in Education - Dr. Gary Nixon, State Board of Education

Disparities in Health - Dr. Elizabeth Williams, Tennessee Department of Health

Disparities in Mental Health - Dr. Freida Outlaw, Tennessee Department of Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities