All sessions are offered at no cost.
Southern Alberta Child Exploitation Unit (SAICE)
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
ICE is a specialized law enforcement team that targets those who make, possess, and distribute child pornography as well as those who lure children online for a sexual purpose. Compelling evidence will be provided to show how often this is happening in our communities. With technology and social media being both a challenge and opportunity, there is an urgent need for
collaborative approach on intervention, prevention, education, and enforcement.
The Office of the Child and Youth Advocate: A Resource for Young People and Supportive Adults
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
The Office of the Child and Youth Advocate (OCYA) is an independent office of the legislature that provides individual and systemic advocacy for vulnerable children and youth. Are you a family/community member, medical practitioner or other professional that supports vulnerable young people involved with Children Services or the youth justice system? Come to this session and learn how the OCYA can support your advocacy efforts to improve their experiences with these systems and ensure their rights are respected.
How to Help Teens Diagnosed with ADD/ADHD PART 2
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Learn additional intervention strategies and skills for parents and teens with ADD / ADHD.
* This is a level 2 session, and meant for those who attended Part 1, or have some understanding of ADD/ADHD/