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26th Annual Conference for Promoting Healthy Attachments

Sponsored by the Office of Family and Social Concerns (Catholic Charities)
of the Diocese of Steubenville 


November 21-22, 2016

Oglebay Resort and Convention Center
Wilson Lodge
465 Lodge Road, Wheeling, WV 26003


A brief overview of the speakers and topics is listed below.  
For a more complete description of each presentation, and the credentials of each speaker, please see our conference brochures below.


Monday, November 21, 2016
8:15 AM – 3:30 PM
"Transforming Trauma -- How To Do This Work and Not Completely Lose Our Minds"
Laura van Dernoot Lipsky, MSW
Buffet Dinner
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Monday Evening Learning Session
5:15 PM - 8:30 PM
"Am I OK Now?  One Adoptee’s
Personal and Professional Recipe
for Healing the Adoption Trauma"
Ken Huey, PhD
 Festival of Lights Trolley Ride 
8:30 PM

 (Read more about the Festival of Lights here.)
Tuesday, November 22, 2016
8:15 AM – 3:30 PM
"Trauma and Its Impact on Sexual Behavior, Identity, and Sexual Addiction Recovery"
Ken Huey, PhD
 -- OR --
"Reasoning with Unreasonable People;
Focus on Disorders of Emotional Regulation”
Joseph W. Shannon, PhD



Brochure: PAGE 1 and PAGE 2
Up to 15 OH, PA, and WV Counselor & Social Worker CEU’s available.
Contact:  Michele Santin, MA, PCC, LSW, Director of Catholic Charities, Diocese of Steubenville
Email: -- or -- Phone:  740-282-3631, Ext. 122
Contact Wilson Lodge at Oglebay Resort for discounted lodging rate.
Toll Free Number:  1-800-624-6988