Schedule of Events 2013


The 4th Annual Forum for Children and Families is a one-day event this year. The forum is free and open to the public, but online registration is required. Onsite check-in begins at 8:30 a.m.  Lunch will be available for $10, and CEUs will be available for an additional $10.

Friday, October 11, 2013

Location:  The Charles W. Eisemann Center, Richardson, TX - 2351 Performance Drive, Richardson, Texas 75082

8:30 a.m. - Onsite check-in begins

9:00 - 9:15 a.m. - Welcome and Opening Remarks

9:15 - 10:15 a.m. - Dr. Crosnoe will present "Fitting In, Standing Out:  Navigating the Social Challenges of High School."

10:15 - 10:45 a.m. - Discussion and Break

10:45 - 11:15 a.m. - Dr. Marion Underwood will present "Digital Connections"

11:15 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. - Discussion and Dialogue

12:00 - 1:00 p.m. - Lunch, remarks by Regina Montoya, Senior VP & General Counsel, Children's Medical Center

1:00 - 1:30 p.m. - Dr. Francesca Filbey will present "Looking at the Adolescent Brain for Answers"

1:30 - 2:00 p.m. - Dr. Robert Ackerman will present "The Interpersonal Legacy of a Positive Family Climate in Adolescence"

2:00 - 2:30 p.m. - Dr. Crosnoe will provide Wrap Up and Commentary, "In Search of Action"