Presentations

We are continually adding information about presenters and presentations coming to the Conference in February. Check back regularly for the most updated information!

Maya Angelou: Grace and Resilience in Action Mary Barbee, PhD

Involuntary Childlessness:  Grief, Resilience, and Transformation Vula Baliotis, PhD

Flight from the Feminine/Return to the Feminine   Robert Hemfelt, EdD, Lic Psych, LMFT

Creating (Gender and Race) Inclusive Environment Through Compassionate Ethical Leadership Roksana Alavi, Ph.D.

First Ladies of Resilience  Jacqueline Berger – “First Ladies Lady” Historian, author

Brilliance, Racism, Anger, Resilience – Nina Simone:  We Might Never Have Heard Her Sing Joyce Stamp Lilly, RN, JD

Helen of Troy: The Emotional Toll of Being  A Beautiful Women Martin Seidenfeld, PhD

What a Jewish Mystic and a Secular Psychologist Taught Me about Resilience Barbara Harty-Golder, MD, JD

Eleanor Roosevelt: The Beauty of Achievement       Jacqueline Berz-Panter, MA

A Near-Death Diving Incident: Trauma to Transformation Karen K. Milstein, PhD, LISW

Art as a Pathway to Healing: The Work of Niki de Saint Phalle Alma Lones, MFT

Beyond Resilience: The Path to Fulfillment  Rebecca Elia, MD, CPCC

Brain Injury – Aftermath and long-term impact: a patient’s perspective Deb Brandon, PhD

Wrestling with the Angel—Resistance and Procrastination in the Creative Process Shanti Bannwart, MA, LPCC

 PTSD and Survival: The Answers Within Cate Cabot, Author

and others