Seminars and Training

March 7, 2016

Cleveland, OH.  Day-long all-physician training session:  "See Me as a Person:.  Cleveland Clinic.  For more information, contact Mary Koloroutis by emailing

March 20-23, 2017

Auckland, New Zealand.  International Coalition for Children of Incarcerated Parents conference:  "Justice and the Children of Incarcerated Parents".  Lecture on intergenerational transmission of loss and trauma, and international debut of Mr. Trout's new film, "They Took My Parent Away:  Little Ones Affected by Incarceration Speak".  For more information, contact Dr. Liz Gordon by emailing  

 May 7, 2017

Kalamazoo, MI.  Keynote and workshop at 40th anniversary annual conference of the Michigan Association for Infant Mental Health ("Integrating Mindfulness and Diversity in Practice:  Nurturing Authentic Relationships with Infants, Young Children and Families"). Keynote title:  "Selma Would Never Have Called it 'Mindfulness', But That's Exactly What She Taught Us".  Workshop:  "Where Does Mindfulness Lead us, in the Kitchen?  Finding our own Narratives, and Joining Parents in Discovering Their Own, and Those of Their Little Ones".  For more information, contact Sarah Shea or Ashley McCormick, Conference co-chairs: 

June 3, 2017

Evanston, IL.  All-day workshop on MIndfulness in Infant Mental Health, and accessing the narratives of ourselves, and the parents and babies with whom we work.  Sponsored by The Theraplay Institute.  For more information, contact Dafna Lender: