THE JACOB BURNS CENTER FOR ETHICS IN THE PRACTICE OF LAW, CARDOZO YOUTH JUSTICE CLINIC and LEGAL SERVICES NYC present

PUBLIC EDUCATION:  MOVING TO A TRAUMA INFORMED SYSTEM

December 4, 2015

 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law

55 Fifth Avenue, NYC 

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 SCHEDULE

Session I:

Practical Foundation in Traumatic Stress

Jacob Ham, Clinical Psychologist and Director of the Center for Child Trauma and

Resilience at the Icahn School of Medicine

Keith Cruise PhD, MLS, Professor, Fordham University

Overview of Trauma/Toxic Stress

Impact on Child Behavioral Development

Treating Trauma in Children and Adolescents

Session II:

KEYNOTE:  Requiring Schools to Properly Address Trauma

Mark Rosenbaum, Director, Public Counsel

Litigation in Peter P. v. Compton Unified School District

Session III:

Stopping Inappropriate School Responses to Traumatized Students

Tara Foster, Senior Attorney, Education Rights Project

Nelson Mar, Education Law Specialist, Bronx Legal Services

Litigation in T.H. v. Farina

Session IV:

How to Move Public Schools toward a More Trauma Informed Pedagogy:

Views from the Trenches

Panel Presentation including Principal, Teacher and Parent Community Group