Welcome to the official site for MCEDSV Annual Conference resources!
Check back here regularly for ongoing updates through the conference.

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Avoid the line Wednesday morning and check-in Tuesday evening, May 24th from 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm in the Shanty Creek Conference Center, outside Grand Ballroom A-B.


Thank you for helping MCEDSV preserve green meeting practices and standards! Please print desired materials and bring them with you to the conference.


General Information


MCEDSV Silent Auction at the Conference - See the latest list of items!


Onsite Activities – Shanty Creek Resorts


Shanty Creek – 102 Things to Do at Shanty Creek Resorts


Conference Presentations & Schedule

Click the hyperlinks to access each document. Please print and bring with you to the conference.




Shanty Creek Conference Center Map


Full Conference Schedule, Agenda, Descriptions by Track - FINAL UPDATE, 5/24/16, 11:00 AM


Presenter Handouts & Resources (listed by day and presenter name)

Reminder! Thank you for helping MCEDSV  preserve green meeting practices and standards! Please print desired materials and bring them with you to the conference.

Following are handouts & resources provided by presenters (listed by day, then presenter last name). Presenters may provide additional handouts and materials in their sessions at the conference.


Day 1 Presentations

Haley Genaw, Support Groups as Liberatory Practice Group-AC2016.pdf


Tonjie Reese
, Using Popular Culture to Teach Prevention in African American Communities


Gender Box (optional): Box 2.0.pdf



Carmen Wargel, LMSW, Community Organizing for Social Change

(Carmen has provided these resources for your information; they are not required at the
 workshop session).


Article on community organizing:


  How to do a 1:1 Interview:



  How to host an accountability session:



Day 2 Presentations

Dr. Shamita Dasgupta, Remembering Our Roots: Questioning Our Path

Presentation Slides:



Haupt/Monoghan/Double, Best Practices in Building and Maintaining a High Risk Response Team

Presentation Slides: Risk Response_Team.pdf



Tonjie Reese, Creating an Inclusive Space for Diverse Staff

Pieces of Me: of Me.pdf



Amber Goodlock-Depuydt, LMSW, Canine Comfort in Advocacy: The Joy of a Facility Dog in Victim Services Court of Appeals FD Approval.pdf Stella Neill-Stephens Walsen 2016 DevelopmentTraumaCourtrooms.pdf

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