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over 500 family support leaders converge for re-energizing training conference


Over 500 family support leaders from across Massachusetts converged in Marlborough, MA for the Children's Trust's 23rd annual A View From All Sides -- New England's premier family support training conference.

Suzin Bartley and Dr. Jeff Linkenbach

Children's Trust Executive Director Suzin Bartley with keynote speaker Dr. Jeff Linkenbach.

It was an engaging and re-energizing day, with keynote speaker Dr. Jeff Linkenbach presenting core concepts of the Science of the Positive. He reminded those gathered of all of the hopeful and transformative gains that have been made in recent times, and helped attendees share in a sense of positivity and possibility.

Workshops, a community resource fair, and a powerful award ceremony highlighted the incredible work that's happening in the family support field and connected professionals to the skills, resources, information and inspiration they need to further enhance their effectiveness in the field.

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