Toxic Stress and Early Childhood:  What Policy Makers and Funders Need to Know

November 14, 2014

Featured Speaker

Andrew Garner, M.D., PhD, Case Western University School of Medicine
Peering Inside the Black Box:  Understanding the Link Between Significant Adversity or Violence in Childhood and Poor Adult Outcomes

Additional Speakers:

Cynthia Osborne, PhD., Associate Professor, CFRP Director, The University of Texas at Austin’s LBJ School of Public Affairs                                                                                                                              Early Findings of the Texas Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood Home Visiting Program

Madeline McClure, Founder and Executive Director of TexProtects                                                                                                                                                                                                                                The History and Progress of Home Visiting

Sarah Abrahams, Director, Texas Health and Human Services Commission Office of Health Coordination and Consumer Services                                                                                                                 Texas Home Visiting Programs, Office of Health Coordination and Consumer Services

Sasha Rasco, Director, Prevention and Early Intervention and Contract Performance at Department of Family and Protective Services                                                                                             Prevention and Early Intervention