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2016 Community Conversation

2016 Community Conversation on
Early Childhood Intervention and Developmental Disabilities
Step Up York County! Impact Our Future: 
Advocate for Services for Children and Families
Welcome: Cheryl Walker
Setting the Framework: MaryLou Beaver, Every Child Matters
Snapshot of York County: Expert overview:
• Garrett Martin, Maine Center for Economic Policy
• Robyn Merrill, Maine Equal Justice Program
• Dr. Don Burgess, Center for Developmental Medicine
• Sue Risigo, Center for Developmental Medicine
Breakout Sessions:
• A Pizza Legislation — MaryLou Beaver, Every Child Matters 
• Supporting Grieving Children: What Adults Should Know — Sara Asch, The Center for Grieving Children
• The Medical and Genetic Effects of Neglect in Childhood — Dr. Don Burgess, Center for Developmental Medicine
• A Neuro-Assessment of Children: A Biopsychosocial Approach — Dr. Ben Slotnick