ADULT & FAMILIESCommunity ServicesHHS Conference   

Call for Conference Presentations

Proposals are due by THURSDAY, MAY 31, 2018. Presenter proposals will be reviewed by the Program Conference Committee, and presenters will be notified of their acceptance by the end of June. Complete the 2018 HHS Conference Presenter Proposal and submit it according to the instructions.


We’re looking for presentations topics on:

Aging & elderly services HIV/AIDS
Bereavement, loss & grief Homelessness & housing
Chemical dependency Immigrants
Child care Indian Child Welfare Act
Child welfare Juvenile justice
Clinical issues Leadership & supervision
Compassion, empathy, dignity Mental health
Culture specific training Organizational development
Disabilities - children & adults Policy & advocacy
Diversity & inclusion Poverty
Domestic violence Probation & corrections
Education Public health
Emergency preparedness Research
End of life & hospice Self care - wellness
Ethics Social development
Foster care Trauma
Health care Veterans
Health disparities Immigrants


Who you'll be training:
The target audiences for the presentations include social workers, public health practitioners, financial workers, support staff, social service specialists, child support officers, probation officers, program managers, directors, county commissioners, boards of directors, health and human service advocates, trainers, foster parents, child care providers, nurses, psychologists, chaplains, parish workers, and pastors. 


We encourage presenters to offer a 10-question POST TEST for participants who are seeking clinical specific MN Board of Social Work CEU's. Indicate your willingness to provide a post test on the online presenter proposal form.