Focus 2020 Sessions Available Until Focus 2021

National Safe Place Network (NSPN) hosted Focus 2020 as a virtual event this year on August 18 - 20. The theme, Creating Change from Trauma, recognizes the importance of identifying and learning proactive responses to events impacting well-being and safety on both individual and collective levels. Attendees from across the country connected through NSPN to share ideas, experiences, and new knowledge about working with youth during crisis and creating opportunities for change.  NSPN is providing an opportunity for those who were unable to attend Focus 2020.

An encore presentation of Focus 2020
is available at a reduced cost of $75.00.

The encore presentation of Focus 2020 includes access to the following:

  • “Understanding the Immediate and Long-Term Impact of Trauma on the Well-Being of Youth”. Opening keynote presented by Diane Tanaka, MD, Medical Director of the Teenage and Young Adult Health Center at the Division of Adolescent and Young Adult Medicine of Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles
  • Two Affinity Group Discussions including Direct Care with Youth and Families and Safe Place
  • “Tool Time” (Resource Sharing)
  • “Building Trauma Resilient Organizations”. Workshop presented by Laurie Jackson, President and Chief Executive Officer, National Safe Place Network, and Tammy L. Hopper, Chief Strategic Initiatives Officer, National Safe Place Network
  • Safe Place® Partnerships: Grow, Strengthen, Maintain. Workshop presented by Michelle Hurley, Program Advocate, National Safe Place Network
  • 2020 NSPN Awards Ceremony and Closing Session
  • Focus 2020 Virtual Tote, Program, and Virtual Site Visits
  • Focus 2020 Networking and Discussion on the NSPN Connect Forum 
Click here to access Focus 2020 sessions now.

Access provided immediately following a successful registration. Resources are available to view until Focus 2021, beginning on July 27, 2021. Those who attended Focus 2020 can continue to access sessions and materials here. For more information, contact the NSPN team at [email protected].