June 12-14, 2018 | Appleton, WI | Conference
Our conference theme is "Protecting Our Children Through Prevention and Response". Join other law enforcement and school personnel to address school violence and youth victimization concerns through the use of crime prevention and response strategies and review lessons learned from relevant case studies. Examine the impacts of trauma on youth and effective strategies for working with students experiencing mental illness and learning disabilities. Explore the most current trends among youth relating to social media and alcohol and substance abuse. Discuss successful prevention and intervention program models.
Register your entire team including school administration, staff, and school resource officers! Discounted registration rates are available for groups of 3 or more. Learn more about group registration fees under the COSTS tab. Agenda topics include: * Internet dangers and social media trends * Case Study- Slender Man case * Juvenile sex trafficking * Working with students living with mental health disorders and learning disabilities * Alcohol and substance abuse trends * Collaborative partnerships between law enforcement and schools * Legal update * Sensitive juvenile crimes * Critical incident response and reunification
Upon completion of this conference, you will be able to: * Identify effective strategies to reduce the potential for crime and violence in schools * Examine best practices and lessons learned in response to critical incidents * Explore relevant case studies related to school safety and security * Describe current trends and risks related to social media and technology, alcohol and substance abuse, and gangs
[Radisson Paper Valley Hotel](www.radisson.com/sro) (Operating under new name as of May 7- Red Lion Hotel Paper Valley) 333 W. College Avenue Appleton WI 54911 (920) 733-8000
**ALTERNATE LODGING LOCATION** Grand Stay Hotel | 300 N. Mall Drive | Appleton, WI 54913 (920)993-1200 | $75 per night Wingate by Wyndham | 1565 N Federated Drive | Appleton, WI 54913 (920) 560-3009 | $82 per night **SOLD OUT** [Radisson Paper Valley Hotel](www.radisson.com/sro)(Red Lion Hotel Paper Valley) 333 W. College Avenue Appleton WI 54911 (920) 733-8000
**Pre-Conference Training: Psychology of School Threat Assessments** $75 per person **Individual Conference Rate** $225 per person **Group Conference Rate - Register 3 individuals or more and SAVE!** $175 per person Groups may consist of a combination of law enforcement and educators from the same school district. Each individual member of your group must register. During the registration process, you will be asked to provide group members' names for verification. [Register as a group member now!](www.fvtc.edu/apps/mytraining/Public/AddedToCart.aspx?1=40030)
**Psychology of School Threat Assessments** June 11, 2018 | Appleton, WI | Radisson Paper Valley Hotel | 8:00 am - 4:30 pm **Fee:** $75 per person **About: ** Examine the psychological and behavioral aspects of threat assessment and management. Gain understanding in normal versus abnormal child and adolescent behaviors, identifying red-flags, why threats are made, and how threats can be managed along a pathway toward violence (both short and long-term) to ensure personnel safety. Review common problems in school threat assessment and propose solutions. Learn multidisciplinary threat assessment and management strategies. **How to Register: **Select this $75 add-on option when you register