The Yellowstone Conference: Lighting The Way-Systems & Solutions

Join Yellowstone Boys and Girls Ranch for our annual Montana youth centered conference with professional panel discussions on systems and solutions for Montana’s youth.

Thursday August 2, 2018 from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the Franklin & Merle Robbie Chapel, located on YBGR’s main campus at 1732 S. 72nd St. W, Billings, MT 59106

$25.00 registration fee

Lunch will be provided

CEUs and OPI Credits 

9:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. Registration

9:30 a.m. - 9:45 a.m. Welcome

9:45 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Montana Foster Care Panel

11:00 a.m. - 11:15 a.m. Break

11:15 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Trauma Informed Care Panel

12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. Lunch

1:30 p.m. - 2:45 p.m. Overcoming Obstacles Panel

2:45 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Break

3:00 p.m. - 4:15 p.m. Collaborating for Outcomes

4:15 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Keynote Speakers-Kurt Alme & Scott Twito

Montana Foster Care Discussion Panel:

The panel on Montana Foster Care will focus on the causes and solutions for children, families, government and providers.

Trauma Informed Care Discussion Panel:

The panel on Trauma Informed Care will focus on moving beyond theory to practice.

Overcoming Obstacles:

The panel on Overcoming Obstacles will focus on the barriers to positive outcomes from drop-out, homelessness, delinquency and chemical dependency issues.

Collaborating For Outcomes:

The panel on Collaborating for Outcomes will focus on government and provider relations and how they impact youth and families.