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:

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 Planning, Research and Statistics 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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PPLS Recorded Lectures

Child Care
Child Welfare
Customer Service
Developmental Disabilities
Domestic Violence
Faith-Based and Community Initiatives
Health Care
Marriage and Family
Poverty Solutions

Tue., Aug. 26, 2014, Noon to 1 pm

The Offender with Mental Disabilities: Critical Issues in Correctional Mental Health and Planning for Successful Re-entry

Henry A. Dlugacz, MSW, JD
Clinical Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
New York Medical College
Partner, Beldock, Levine and Hoffman, LLP

Tue., Sep. 23, 2014, Noon to 1 pm

Customer Service

L. Lee Manzer, Ph.D.,  Professor
Spears School of Business, Oklahoma State University

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Tue., Oct. 28, 2014, Noon to 1 pm

Human Trafficking

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

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Nov. 2014, Noon to 1 pm

Child Welfare: New Framework Promoting Social and Emotional Well-Being

Joanne Mooney,
Minnesota Department of Human Services

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Thurs., Dec. 11, 2014, Noon to 1 pm

Services to the Homeless

Tim Knapp, Director, Career Training and Education Center
Bowery Mission, New York City

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Last Updated:  8/26/2014
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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