October 21, 2021
Comprehensive Behavioral Health Task Force (CBHTF) is pleased to announce this
year’s Forensic Conference will focus on reentry. Participants will have an
opportunity to learn about county efforts and to participate in a reentry
simulation. Counties are encouraged to gather and identify teams to participate
in this event.
REGISTRATION: Please register
no later than Thursday, October 14. Pre-registration is required to
confirm the proper capacity and to ensure attendees have reviewed CCAP’s
Commitment to Well-Being” guidelines and have answered all pre-meeting COVID-19
screening questions prior to attendance. Walk-in registrations will not be
HOUSING: We have secured a room block at the Penn
Stater for the evening of Wednesday, October 20. Our group rate is
$121/night for a standard guest room. Please reference group code FSCM21A when
making your reservations. You can call the Penn Stater direct at 800-233-7505
or visit their website
to make your reservations. Reservations must be made no later than Friday, September
24 to get the reduced group rate for the conference.
COST: The cost to attend the conference is
$150/person. Overnight accommodations will be the responsibility of the
attendee. In an effort to minimize lines and staff contact during registration,
onsite payment will not be accepted.
REENTRY SIMULATION: Conference attendees will have an opportunity to participate
in one of two simulations. Through these simulations, attendees will learn how
having a criminal record affects individuals and families, identify through
critical reflection the influence of personal biases and values of working with
diverse individuals and constituents, and discuss the importance of engaging in
practices that advance social and economic justice.
EDUCATION CREDIT: We
are working on securing CEU’s for the conference. We will have more information
in the coming weeks regarding CEUs.
regarding the content of the conference can be directed to Tom Stark at TStark@pacounties.org.
regarding registration can be directed to Heather Barnhart at HBarnhart@pacounties.org.