Tue, Oct 18|
Seeing and Supporting Children of Incarcerated Parents
This webinar focuses on considering the needs of children whose parents are involved in the criminal legal system in Family and Criminal Court proceedings. This webinar is particularly suited for those working in criminal and family courts, and all are welcome.
Time & Location
Oct 18, 2022, 12:30 PM EDT – Oct 19, 2022, 2:00 PM EDT
About the Event
As part of SUSU, the NYS Permanent Judicial Commission on Justice for Children is hosting a webinar on how to support children of incarcerated parents. Considering children’s needs when making sentencing decisions about their parents and the importance of visiting will also be discussed. Click here to register.
Facilitated panel discussion with:
· Folashade Olatunde - See Us, Support Us Youth Fellow
· Assia Serrano - Osborne Speakers Bureau member, Bedford Hills Correctional Parenting Center, and Mother
Allison Hollihan, MS - Licensed Mental Health Counselor; Director, New York Initiative for Children of Incarcerated Parents at Osborne
· Julie Poehlmann, PhD - Dorothy A. O’Brien Professorship in Human Ecology at the University of Wisconsin–Madison; child clinical psychologist; nationally and internationally recognized scholar on children with incarcerated parents
· Kristen Anne Conklin, Esq. - Executive Director, New York State Permanent Judicial Commission on Justice for Children