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7th Annual Child Welfare Conference

Thursday, May 12, 2016 - 8:30am to 5:00pm

Thursday, May 12, 2016
8:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Belo Mansion (2101 Ross Avenue, Dallas)
CLE Credit:
MCLE 7.00, Ethics 3.00
To register, click here.
The conference registration fees are as follows:
Early Registration (on or before May 9)
DBA Members, Judges, Associate Judges - $75.00 
Non-members of the Dallas Bar Association - $110.00
Late Registration (after May 9) or On-Site Registration
  DBA Members, Judges, Associate Judges - $120.00 
  Non-Members of the Dallas Bar Association - $150.00
Your registration fee includes: seminar, cont break., lunch, parking, and materials.

Speakers & Topics:

A View from the Bench
 Hon. Cheryl Lee Shannon, 305th District Court

Ethical Considerations in Mediation
Delia Gonzales, J.D., Mediator

M.D. bnf Stukenberg v. Abbott: The Federal Class Action to Reform DFPS Practices
David Dodds, J.D., Haynes & Boones

Available Community Resources in the Child Welfare System
Case Law Update: Ethical Responsibilities
Brian J. Fischer, J.D.

Current Parameters for Psychotropic Medication for Children and Youth
Robert Herrera, J.D.

Top 10 List for Parents' Attorneys including Ethical Considerations
Andrea Frye, J.D., Kim Murphy, J.D., Rhonda Rieken, J.D., Dallas County Public Defenders' Office

Evaluating Education and Medical Assistance Needs in School
Kym Rogers, J.D., Disability Rights Texas

Early Childhood Development and Attachment
Sadie Funk, First 3 Years

Presented by the DBA Juvenile Justice Committee

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