Annual Conference

Agenda/Program Schedule

Tentative Schedule

Wednesday, May 29, 2019

9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Registration
9:00 AM-12:00 PM Pre-Conference Institute. INFO
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM Opening Plenary

3:15PM - 4:45 PM Workshop Session A

Promoting SV Programs on a Shoestring Budget
Active Shooter Training
The Justice for Families Grant Program- domestic violence in the context of supervised visitation
What Does Biweekly Mean Anyway
A Taste of New Zealand: Supervised Contact (Visitation) in the New Zealand Setting

5:00PM - 7:00 PM Masquerade Party Reception

Thursday, May 30, 2019

8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Continental Breakfast MENU
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Registration
9:00 AM- Opening Remarks
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM Opening Plenary
10:15 AM - 10:30 AM Morning Break

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Workshop Session B

When Parents Cause Harm: Healing Parent-Child Relationships in Therapeutic Supervised Visitation
After The Trauma: Use Of Safe Visitation Centers In Intimate Partner Violence Cases
Creating safer spaces within Supervised Access and Visitation where all sexual orientations and gender identities are affirmed
Creativity and Connection: The Arts in Supervised Visitation

12:00 PM - 1:15 PM Networking Lunch MENU

1:15 PM - 2:45 PM Workshop Session C
Successful Leadership (and Retention) Part 1
The Little Program that Could
Trauma focused visitation for families with a history of domestic violence
How Off-Site Visits can Support Trauma Informed Care


2:45 PM - 3:15 PM Afternoon Break MENU

3:15 PM - 4:45 PM Workshop Session D
Working with Law Enforcement
Successful Leadership (and Retention) Part 2
Teen Refusals--for the win!
Sun Salutations to Tequila Sunrises: Full-Spectrum Self-Care
Surviving and Thriving after Losing a Major Funder: Making Stone Soup

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Cooking Class(Optional Program)


Friday, May 31, 2019

8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Continental Breakfast MENU

9:00 AM - 10:30 AM Workshop Session E
The Family Justice Center Framework
Descalation and Conflict Resolution: REAL Life Supervised Visitation & Safe Exchange Scenerios
Starting from Scratch
K'ea-wah Supervised Visitation & Safe Exchange Services from a Tribal Perspective
Meeting Clients Where They Are: Offering a variety of services in your supervised visitation program


10:30 AM - 10:45 AM Morning Break
10:45 AM - 12:30 PM Raffle, Plenary, Closing

Conference Ends

Post Conference Institute (Free) INFO
Friday : 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Saturday June 1, 2019

9:00 AM- 5:00 PM SVN Board of Directors Meeting