|TUESDAY, MAY 2, 2017
8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Richardson Civic Center
411 W. Arapaho Road, Richardson, TX 75080
CEUs offered. $15 registration includes continental breakfast and box lunch.
Kosher and Halal meals available upon request.
Windows to Hope is a nondenominational conference open to all faiths.
Did you know?
• 1 in 4 teens is bullied, and 3 out of 5 teens witness bullying daily.
• 1 in 6 teens engage in self-harm, compared to 1 in 100 adults.
• High stress levels are the number one trigger for teen depression.
• Depression is the leading underlying factor for teen suicides.
• Suicide is the second leading cause of death among Texas teens.
People who work with youth in places of worship are in a position to see when a teen or young adult is struggling with emotional or psychological issues such as anxiety, depression, self-harm, eating disorders or substance abuse. Windows to Hope can equip you to more effectively meet the mental health needs of teens and young adults.
• Examine the role of the faith community in caring for youth with mental health needs
• Learn to recognize the symptoms of mental illness in teens and young adults
• Discover resources in the community for mental health treatment and support
• Learn how to respond to and support families with a young person who has mental illness
Rev. Susan Hawkins Sager
Interfaith Pastoral Care
Past President, New Milestones Foundation
Brad Schwall, D.Min.
Pastoral Counseling Center
Tony Walker, Ph.D., LPC-S
Meghan Zuraw, J.D.
Texas Regional Office – Dallas, National Center for Missing & Exploited Children
Hope's Door New Beginning Center
Grant Halliburton Foundation
The Elisa Project
Julie Landsaw, M.A., LPC-Intern
Karen and Randall McCleskey
Partner with us as a conference sponsor––sign up today!
For information on sponsorship opportunities contact Jana Shafer at Jana@GrantHalliburton.org.
An initiative of Grant Halliburton Foundation