Elaine Miller-Karas is one of the plenary speakers at the international conference: Preparing People for Climate Change in The Pacific Northwest.
Preparing People for Climate Change in The Pacific Northwest
Conference for Social Service, Climate, Social Justice, Faith & Other Community Leaders on Building Individual and Collective Human Resilience for Climate Shocks & Stressors
Date: November 15-16, 2017
Location: Portland, OR
The conference is sponsored by the International Transformational Resilience Coalition (ITRC), a network of over 250 mental health, resilience, climate, faith, disaster response, and other professionals working to prevent harmful psychological & psycho-social-spiritual reactions to climate impacts and use them as catalysts to increase both human and ecological wellbeing.
Keynote Speaker: Dr. Sandra Bloom, founder of the Sanctuary Model and author of Creating Sanctuary on generating safe and resilient groups and organizations.