Welcome to Day 1 of the SEED Summit! We are excited to kick off an amazing week of virtual learning and connection.
For more details on each presentation, learning objectives, key take-aways and additional resources click the presentation title below.
- Understanding the Impacts of Trauma (ACES) on Child Development presented by Dr. Matt Burkey, Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist, Medical Lead for Child/Youth Mental Health with Northern Health
- Supporting Children and Families in Communities of Compassionate Practice: An ACES Informed Approach presented by Dr. Linda O’Neill, Regional Counseling Program Coordinator, University of Northern British Columbia
- Challenges and Change: Exploring ‘What is’ and ‘What could be’ for BC’s Children and Families presented by Joanne Schroeder, Director of External Partnerships, Human Early Learning Partnership
- Father involvement and early childhood development presented by Dr. Jonathan Alschech, Assistant Professor, School of Social Work, University of Northern British Columbia
Engage in Today’s Discussion
Visit the SEED Connection Board and begin networking – let everyone know who you are and where you’re from! Say hi to old friends and introduce yourself to new peers across northern BC.