Cynthia Lockhart Mummery Annual Conferences
Every year, CAPC holds a conference focused on an area of child abuse prevention, presented by experts in the content area.
The conferences are open to to anyone who wants to get a more in-depth education on the topic, as well a tools to respond.
The conference is named after Cynthia Lockhart Mummery, LMFT, a long time clinical director at Tulare Youth Service Bureau and CAPC member who was an advocate for abused and neglected children for 18 years. Cynthia was the heart of the Tulare Youth Bureau until her death in 2002. A member of the Tulare County Child Abuse Prevention Council, she was instrumental in bringing quality child sexual abuse treatment to Tulare County in the 1980s.
13th Annual Cynthia Lockhart Mummery Conference:
"Building Trauma Informed Schools and Communities"
Thursday, November 8, 2018 at the Visalia Convention Center.
Participants will be introduced to information focused on the role that trauma plays in the school environment.
This professional development experience will explore multiple strategies for education staff, professionals, and community members to utilize when working with students and their clients. Participants will reflect on the importance of self-care and the need for the professionals to have tools and strategies to support their own health.
Resources from Past Conferences
10th CLM Conference 2015
Keynote speaker Carol Redding spoke about adverse childhood experiences, the ACE study, and her own experiences. Other speakers included Galen Stewart of The Lisa Project, Alma Borjas of Family Services of Tulare County, Guillard Swissegood, professor at COS, and Tulare County Deputy Sheriff Mike Boudreaux.
9th CLM Conference 2014
Speakers included survivor Diane Cisneros of Runaway Girl, Human Trafficking expert Sandra Morgan of Vanguard University Center for Global Justice, GraceCity App creator Chris Sambaugh of The Grace Network, and San Diego Deputy Sheriff Rick Castro.