TCSW/UTCSW Fall Advocacy & Social Justice Conference

Friday November 30, 2018

UT Conferences
Conference Center Building 
600 Henley Street
Knoxville, TN 37902

9:00 - Breakfast and Registration

9:20 – Welcome

9:30am – Keynote
                   Drema Bowers, 
Director of Service-Learning & Civic Engagement, Pellissippi State Community College
                                                "Different Lenses, Same Vision: Framing a Just Society"

10:00am – Breakout Sessions I

  1. Challenge Racism Voting Project  - Shandra Forrest-Bank/Darris Upton/SEED
  2. Senior Health - Peggy Ransom
  3. CLO-Criminal Justice - Sarah Buchanan/Mark Stephens

11:00 Break

11:15am – Breakout Sessions II

  1. Equity in Education - Tanisha Fitzgerald-Baker
  2. Vine Clinic-Integrated Care - Rachel Ross
  3. Homelessness & HMIS - Lisa Higginbotham/Annette Beebe

12:15pm – Lunch and Awards

1:00pm – Breakout Sessions III 

  1. Ethics-Challenge Racism - Donna Mitchell-Clinical   
  2. Ethics-LGBTQ/Conflicting Values - Paula Foster-Macro
  3. Food Insecurity College & Seniors - Drema Bowers/Alice Allen (CAC)

2:15pm – Break 

2:30pm Session 

  1. Ethics-Challenge Racism - Donna Mitchell-Clinical   (continued)
  2. Ethics-LGBTQ/Conflicting Values - Paula Foster-Macro (continued)
  3. Mental Health Disparities

4:00 pm – Evaluations/Wrap up

5.5 Continuing Education Units including 3 in ethics available

Discounts available for Head Start employees and groups of 6 or more.
Contact TCSW for more information.
info@tcsw.org
615-313-9980

2018-19 Statewide Sponsors

Sustaining Sponsors
Camelot Care Centers, Inc.
TN Head Start Association & State Collaborative

Benefactor Sponsors
University of Tennessee College of Social Work
Tennessee State University Center of Excellence for Learning Sciences


Event Sponsors

Presenting Sponsor - University of Tennessee College of Social Work

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Tennessee CapTel