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22nd Annual Stand Up for a Brighter Tomorrow Conference

April 6 @ 8:00 am - April 7 @ 4:30 pm

22nd Annual Stand Up for a Brighter Tomorrow Conference

Register HERE!

22nd Annual Stand Up for a Brighter Tomorrow Conference

The 22nd Annual Stand Up for a Brighter Tomorrow Conference in Prestonsburg, Kentucky on April 6-7, 2023!

Registration is now open.

April 6th & 7th, 8am-4:30pm

Stand Up for a Brighter Tomorrow is an annual Behavioral Health Conference on the emotional well-being of children and adolescents. Stand Up benefits professionals, parents and others interested in increasing their knowledge about sexual assault and/or interpersonal violence and emotional and/or behavioral disorders found in children.

  • There is no registration fee to attend the conference and there is no charge for continuing education credits.
  • Lunch will be provided.
  • Door prizes will be available.
  • Please notify Heather Greene or Renee Conn if you find you cannot attend after registration so that others can be registered after maximum capacity is reached.

Seating is limited to 300. Registration cut-off will be at maximum capacity or no later than March 27, 2023.

Workshops include a Plenary Session discussing the effect of child abuse and neglect on eastern Kentucky; The Realities of Violence Against Women; and We Are Family: An Exploration of Family Life.

CEU credits are approved for all workshops by the Kentucky Board of Social Work and Licensed Professional Board of Counselors, the Kentucky Board of Examiners in Psychology, and are pending by the Kentucky Board of Nursing​. Attendees must attend an entire workshop and complete a written evaluation to receive CEUs.

This conference is hosted by Mountain Comprehensive Care Center’s Healing Program for Survivors of Sexual Assault & Interpersonal Violence. Funded in whole or part with public funds.

Sponsors for The Healing Program’s 22nd Annual Stand Up for a Brighter Tomorrow Conference: Big Sandy ADD/Families First, Mountain Comprehensive Care Center’s CCBHC Program, Mountain Comprehensive Care Center’s iHOPE program, and Mountain Comprehensive Care Center’s TAYLRD programs.


April 6 @ 8:00 am
April 7 @ 4:30 pm
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