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Love Wins Mental Health Conference Honors Slain Sandy Hook Student

Ana Grace Marquez-Greene was one of the 26 victims in the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting. Photo Credit: Contributed
The 2015 Love Wins Mental Health Conference featuring Dr. Bruce Perry will be held Dec. 3. Photo Credit: http://anagraceproject.org/

DANBURY, Conn. – The 2015 Love Wins Mental Health Conference will be held Thursday, Dec. 3, at Western Connecticut State University Visual and Performing Arts Center in Danbury.

The all-day conference focuses on building community and interpersonal connections to prevent violence. The event will honor and celebrate the life of Ana Grace Marquez-Greene, who lost her life at Sandy Hook Elementary School in 2012.

Keynote address, “The Neurobiological, Social/ Emotional and Relational Underpinnings of Resilience,” will be given by Dr. Bruce Perry.

Perry is the senior fellow of The ChildTrauma Academy, a not-for-profit organization based in Houston, and adjunct professor in the department of psychiatry and behavioral sciences at the Feinberg School of Medicine at Northwestern University in Chicago.

Registration fee is $150 and includes all sessions, continental breakfast, lunch and dessert reception.

Click here to register or for a full list of breakout sessions.

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