Practice & Policy Lecture Series
 
 
Provided by the Oklahoma Department of Human Services
Sequoyah Memorial Office Building, 2400 N. Lincoln Blvd. • Oklahoma City, OK 73105
(405) 521-3646 • Fax (405) 521-6684 • Internet: www.okdhs.org

The Practice and Policy Lecture Series has been developed to provide thought-provoking presentations on Oklahoma's emerging policy issues, trends and best practices. The series is sponsored by the Oklahoma Department of Human Services Office of Performance Outcomes and Accountability and the University of Oklahoma Center for Public Management with the goal of providing the best educational opportunities available in a forum that offers participants an opportunity to question, share and learn from each other.

All lectures are free and open to the public.

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Categories:
Aging
Child Care
Child Welfare
Customer Service
Developmental Disabilities
Domestic Violence
Economy
Faith-Based and Community Initiatives
Health Care
Leadership
Marriage and Family
Poverty Solutions
Technology

May 10, 2016
 
Infant Mental Health
 
Sponsor: Oklahoma State Department of Health “Project LAUNCH”
 
 
Feb. 24, 2015 

Prevention in Practice: Child Abuse Prevention Following Natural Disaster

Clint Williams
, Executive Director
Kristin Langrehr, Education Coordinator and Family Advocate
Mary Abbott Children's House

Jan. 13, 2015

Developing an Understanding of the Child's Developing Brain

Robert W. Block, MD, FAAP, Emeritus Professor of Pediatrics

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 Oct. 28, 2014

Human Trafficking

Mike Snowden, Agent-In-Charge, 
Human Trafficking Division, Oklahoma Bureau of Narcotics and Dangerous Drugs

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May. 29, 2014

Embracing Fatherhood, Leveraging Fathers: Strengthening Families, Children & Community

Calvin Williams, Director
Fatherhood Services, Public Strategies

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Apr. 8, 2014

Adverse Childhood Experiences: Responsive Practices in Service Delivery Across Multiple Domains

Dr. Julie Miller-Cribbs, Professor and Interim Director
University of Oklahoma
Anne and Henry Zarrow School of Social Work

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 Mar. 6, 2014

Infant Mental Health: Meeting the Needs of Infants and Toddlers  in the Child Welfare System

Brenda Jones Harden, Ph.D., Associate Professor
Human Development and Quantitative Methodology
University of Maryland

PowerPoint Presentation (pdf, 43 pp, 1,521 KB)
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Jan. 28, 2014

Dual Status Youth and Their Families: Altering the Human and Fiscal Toll

John Tuell, Director
Robert F. Kennedy National Resource Center for Juvenile Justice

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Dec. 10, 2013

Child Welfare Services: Pinnacle Plan Implementation

Deborah G. Smith M.S.W., Director
Child Welfare Services
Oklahoma Department of Human Services

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Nov. 12, 2013

Improving Child Protection with Safety Science

Michael J. Cull, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Clinical Nursing
Vanderbilt University

PowerPoint Presentation (pdf, 44 pp 1,585 KB)
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Aug. 29, 2013

Trauma Informed Services in Indian Country

Dolores Subia Bigfoot, Ph.D.

Mar. 27, 2013

Best Practices in Family Services

Charisse Johnson

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Jun. 12, 2013

Drug Recognition - Drug Identification 1/2 day workshop

Captain David Huff

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Feb. 27, 2013

Drug Recognition - Drug Identification

Captain David Huff

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Oct. 9, 2012

Fostering Hope: Making a Difference in Foster Care

Deborah Shropshire, M.D.

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Sept. 13, 2012

Trauma Informed Child Welfare

Lisa Conradi, Psy.D.

 

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Apr. 20, 2012

The Oklahoma Pinnacle Plan: An Improvement Plan for Child Welfare Services

Deborah G. Smith

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Feb. 17, 2012

Tell Me a Story: The Reality of Oklahoma's Children of Incarcerated Parents

Cheri Fuller

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Dec. 13, 2011

A Generation at Risk: Impact of Divorce on Children

Dr. Paul Amato

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May 21, 2010

Impacts of Childhood Trauma: What to Do About It

Charles Wilson

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Sept. 28, 2009

What's New in Child Welfare: Practice Model Overview

Lorrie L. Lutz

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Oct. 17, 2008

Child Welfare in Russia:  A Brief History and Current Opportunities

Dr. Lanny Endicott

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March 7, 2008

European Welfare Systems

Dr. Robert Henry Cox


Last Updated: April 20, 2017
 
Provided by the Oklahoma Department of Human Services
Street address: Sequoyah Memorial Office Building, 2400 N. Lincoln Blvd., Oklahoma City, OK 73105
Mailing address: P.O. Box 25352, Oklahoma City, OK 73125
(405) 521-3646
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