Collaborating to Address the Complex Mental and Behavioral Health Needs of Maine Youth


Aug 16 2019


8:30am - 3:30pm


Talbot Lecture Hall, University of Southern Maine, Portland, ME


Questions can be directed to Dee Kerry at 207-480-4185 or

Additional Information: 

A joint conference for school nurses and healthcare providers.

Plenary Talks:

Identification and treatment of anxiety and depression in children and adults: How can we do better?  Speaker: Douglas Robbins, MD, Maine Behavioral Healthcare

ACEs and the Effects of Trauma Speaker: Cassie Yackley, PsyD, Yackley Consulting Group

Short Talks:

Creating an Inclusive Environment for LGBTQ Youth - Speaker:  Sue Campbell, OUT Maine

Begin with the End in Mind: ADHD/ODD - Speaker: Deborah Hagler, MD, Midcoast Pediatrics

Addressing Suicide Risk - Speaker: Sheila Nelson, MS, Maine CDC

Adolescent Substance Use Speaker: Day One Program

Absenteeism in Maine - Speaker: Susan Lieberman, Count ME In