MSLBD Call for Proposals is Open!
Join us February 23 - 27, 2017 for the 25th Annual Midwest Symposium for Leadership in Behavior Disorders
Breakout and Poster Session Proposals are now being accepted for consideration. Submissions accepted until June 15, 2016.
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34th Annual Midwest Symposium for Leadership in Behavior Disorders
February 25 - 27, 2016
Sheraton Kansas City Hotel at Crown Center
2016 Symposium Program | Symposium Brochure
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Link to video of the 2016 Keynote: https://archive.org/details/MSLBDKeynote2016item20161
Positive Education: Hope for Children and Youth with Emotional and Behavioral Challenges
Dr. Shane Lopez, a Gallup Senior Scientist and Research Director of the Clifton Strengths Institute, is a leading authority on the psychology of hope. He has published numerous professional articles and books on the role of hope and the importance of focusing on individual’s strengths, including Making Hope Happen, The Encyclopedia of Positive Psychology, and Positive Psychology: The Scientific and Practical Explorations of Human Strengths.