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Date(s) Conference/
Event Name
June 2013
4th Annual Betting On Our Future (BOOF) Spotlight Festival
4th Annual Betting On Our Future (BOOF) Spotlight Festival, a youth conference on problem gambling. The Betting on Our Future media campaign is intended to empower young people to raise awareness of problem gambling and cause change in their communities. Students are responsible for scripting, coordinating, and producing live dramatic performances, video projects, and public service announcements to communicate the risks and signs of problem gambling among youth.

Location: 2637 W Burrel Ave, Visalia, CA 93278
Contact: Nani Dodson
Email: nanid@tcoe.org
Website: www.bettingonourfuture.org
NASADAD/NPN/NTN Annual Meeting
This year’s meeting will begin with a “cross-over” day where State Directors from National Association of State Alcohol and Drug Abuse Directors (NASADAD) and State Directors from National Association of State Mental Health Program Directors (NASMHPD) will meet.

Location: Hyatt Regency - Bethesda, Maryland
Website: http://nasadad.org/annual-meeting
Registration Fee: $500
Register: NTN Letter of Invitation
NTN Registration Form
Breaking Intergenerational Cycles of Trauma: Building on Vulnerable Parents’ Strengths
This workshop, presented by Sharon Melnick, PhD, delves into the development of intergenerational cycles of trauma and recommends methods to help parents with histories of addiction, abuse, and/or HIV break the pattern. Bridging cutting-edge research and clinical wisdom, attendees will walk away with an understanding of how parents’ own psychological dynamics are brought into the next generation.

Location: Hotel Shattuck Plaza - Berkeley, CA
Website: http://aia.berkeley.edu/trauma
August 2013
FY 2012-13 Cost Report Training
ONE DAY ONLY. Annual Cost Report training for county staff. County Staff responsible for preparing the cost report document should attend. Training will emphasize DMC and non-DMC expenditures, new funding lines, Local Revenue Funds, matching funds and the transition to the Department of Health Care Services.

Location: 1700 K Street, Sacramento CA 95811
First Floor Conference Room
Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Contact: Susan Munoz
Phone: 916-322-8043
Email: susan.munoz@dhcs.ca.gov