Indiana Early Intervention Conference

First Steps and Infancy Onward are partnering with the Early Childhood Center to hold a statewide conference for early intervention providers and families of children with disabilities. This special conference brings everyone together to share, learn, and network. The conference will be held in Bloomington, IN on June 8-9, 2023. The cost is $90 (early bird rate) until Feb 14, 2023 when it goes up to $100. There will be a live stream of the main conference room available for $25 to those who are unable to attend in person. Pre-conference sessions will be available for $25 (early bird, includes a box lunch) on infant mental health and an FGRBI intensive. For more information please visit the conference website.

Adar Cohen

How to have difficult conversations

Adar Cohen is a mediator. For 20 years he has led conversations in conflict zones, family rooms, and other places where people can change the world. His work has been featured by the New York Times, MSNBC, and on the TED stage. Adar holds a PhD in conflict resolution from the University of Dublin. He has lectured at Harvard University, the University of Chicago, and at the invitation of the King of Bhutan, at Sherubste College, the Himalayan Kingdom’s first institution for higher education. He is a co-founder of Civic Leadership Foundation, which has supported over 25,000 young people in preparing for success in school, in their careers, and as citizens. His book, Jimmie Lee & James, is now available in paperback. Adar lives in New Hampshire where he and his wife are raising two tough little negotiators.