CEHDSA Professional Development 1/2 Day

Conference Agenda

The CEHD Staff Association is pleased to host a half-day mini-conference for CEHD staff on Thursday, August 4, 2022 from 1:00 - 4:30 EST.  Conference will be held via MS Teams; all sessions will be recorded and made available on this page within 24 hours. 

Session 1:Opening Address


Dean Lingo will kick-off of the afternoon with opening

remarks addressing wellness and community.

Speaker:Amy Lingo, Interim Dean
Time:1:00 - 1:25
Session Recording:View session recording
Session 2:Workplace Appreciation Languages

At work, people express and receive appreciation in different ways. This

workshop will walk us through how to express genuine appreciation, increase

organizational connection, reduce cynicism, and improve our ability to 

show appreciation to each other. NOTE: If you plan on attending this session,

complete this brief assessment so that you can unpack your results in the session: 


Speaker:Meagan West, Training Specialist, UofLEmployee Success Center
Time:1:30 - 2:30
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Session 3:Trauma & Effects

Defining trauma & discussing how the brain processes trauma

and its effects in the workplace and in our personal lives. 

Speaker:Shannon Floyd, The Wellness Nook
Time:2:30 - 3:15
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BREAK - 3:15 - 3:25
Session 4:CEHD Staff Professional Development Presentations

CEHD Staff who were awarded professional development funding in

2021-2022 will lead a short presentation to describe what they learned

and how their takeaways can be applied in the workplace.


Ashley Brooks, Grant Writing

Nina Marijanovic, Project Management Basics

Catherine Thompson, ACPA

Time:3:30 - 4:15
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Session 5:Closing Address

Closing remarks by the 2022-2023 CEHD Staff Assoc. leadership

to mark the beginning of a new school year and their planned events.

Speaker(s):CEHD Staff Assoc. Leadership Grp. 
Time:4:15 - 4:30
Session Recording:View session recording

Post min-conference session, CEHD Staff Association invites all staff to join us at Hi-Wire Brewing (642 Baxter Ave, Louisville, KY 40204) for a social from 5:30 - 7:30 EST.