November 8: Moving Beyond Trauma

Sponsor: Midwest Mentoring Collaborative

Moving Beyond Trauma

Connect, learn and inspire! The Midwest Mentoring Collaborative invites you to the 6th Annual Midwest Mentoring Forum, “Moving Beyond Trauma.” 



8:30am  Registration

9:00am  Opening: Chris Doege – Director, Community Justice Division, Volunteers of America – Minnesota

9:05am  Greetings: Ron Solheid – Minnesota Department of Corrections Deputy Commissioner

9:20am  Keynote Speaker: Ms. Tonier Cain – Author, trauma survivor and internationally recognized trauma-informed care expert

10:30am  Resource Break

10:45am  Workshop: Dr. Donna L. Minter – Founder and Executive Director of MN Peacebuilding Leadership Institute

11:45am  Lunch: Provided

12:45pm  Keynote Speakers: Dr. Tom Blee – Trauma surgeon and Co-Director of LIFEteam w/Pastor John Turnipseed – Vice President of Urban Ventures, transformed community leader and author

1:45pm  Resource Break

2:00pm  Panel Discussion: “Stories of Resilience” Co-led by Prison Fellowship Academy Program Manager, Pamela Page, and Department of Corrections Caseworker, Sandy Hand

3:00pm  Closing


When: Thursday, November 8th, 2018 | 8:30am-3:30pm

Where: Bethlehem Baptist Church – Downtown Campus | 720 13th Avenue S, Minneapolis, MN 55415

Cost: Free

Registration: Click HERE to visit the event registration page.