Families Support Track
USING COMMUNITY AND PEER SUPPORT TO ASSIST THE FAMILY AFTER BURN INJURY
A burn injury has a profound impact on families psychologically, socially and physically. Connecting with other families and caregivers can provide new tools, insight and build peer support. The following family-focused workshops are open to all adult conference attendees and have been designed to meet the specific needs of the family navigating through the journey of burn recovery.
Parent Panel: Using Community and Peer Support to Assist the Family After a Burn Injury
THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 13, 2018 2:30pm-4:30pm
Panelists Pirrie Wright, Lourdes Heredia, Tanya Nielson and Laura Gonzalez will share their unique perspectives as burn survivors and/or caregivers, and what resources have helped them/their families to thrive. Moderated by Mona Krueger MA, MSW
Family Focused Facilitated Support Group
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 14, 2018 TIME TBD
Our family focused support group is designed to meet the specific needs of caregivers supporting children at all ages (youth, teen and adult).
Families Healing Together – Family Centered Open Mic
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 15, 2018 10:15am – 11:30am
An open mic session for all family members that have been impacted by a burn injury.