This Just In ... Workshops Planned for EJU 2011

If you have ever attended the Equal Justice University, you will not be surprised by the quantity and quality of the workshops presented each year. This year is no different. Here's a glance at what you can expect during EJU slated for October 12th through the 14th.

Substantive Law Sessions

·         Motivational Interviewing—Dr. Lyle Cooper*

·         Poverty, Rights and Public Policy —Dinah Gregory*

·         The Benefactor Society—David D. Harris, JD, Doak Patton, JD, and Dan Ramey, LCSW*

·         Non-attorneys and Legal Advice—Linda Warren Seeley*

·         Veterans and VA Benefits—Diana Washington*

·         Cultural Diversity-TBA*

·         Compassion Fatigue-TBA*

·         Suicide Prevention—TBA*

·         Legislative Update—Stewart Clifton, Mike Murphy, and Lisa Primm

·         Disaster Response—Nikylan Knapper and Erik Cole

·         Access to Justice Update—AOC Representative TBA

·         Mediation Issues and Updates—Jean Monroe

·         Bullying—Sherry Wilds

·         CHOICES Eligibility and Advocacy Tips--Pam Wright

·         Public Relations/Telling a Story-TBA

·         TennCare Updates—TBA

·         Computer Skills Update-TBA

·         Healthcare Reform Update-TBA

·         Birds of Prey (non-CLE nature presentation)

·         Nature Hike (non-CLE nature presentation)

 Sessions Not Just for Attorneys

·         Motivational Interviewing—Dr. Lyle Cooper*

·         Poverty, Rights and Public Policy —Dinah Gregory*

·         The Benefactor Society—David D. Harris, JD, Doak Patton, JD, and Dan Ramey, LCSW*

·         Non-attorneys and Legal Advice—Linda Warren Seeley*

·         Veterans and VA Benefits—Diana Washington*

·         Cultural Diversity-TBA*

·         Compassion Fatigue-TBA*

·         Suicide Prevention—TBA*

·         Legislative Update—Stewart Clifton, Mike Murphy, and Lisa Primm

·         Disaster Response—Nikylan Knapper and Erik Cole

·         Access to Justice Update—AOC Representative TBA

·         Mediation Issues and Updates—Jean Monroe

·         Bullying—Sherry Wilds

·         CHOICES Eligibility and Advocacy Tips--Pam Wright

·         Public Relations/Telling a Story-TBA

·         TennCare Updates—TBA

·         Computer Skills Update-TBA

·         Healthcare Reform Update-TBA

·         Birds of Prey (non-CLE nature presentation)

·         Nature Hike (non-CLE nature presentation)

*The eight starred sessions will all meet on Thursday, October 13th and will be eligible for social work CEU’s as well as CLE’s for our attorneys.

Posted: July 22, 2011