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Prevent School Liability and Address the Unique Needs of All Students
Mental health issues in schools extend beyond special education classrooms, and each school professional needs to have a clear idea of what the law requires and how to comply with the plethora of regulations and procedures. In this engaging instruction, experienced practitioners will share their methods to prevent student neglect and discrimination, and their hard-won resolution approaches. Help every student get the best possible education with this focused school law guide to student mental health. Register today!
This basic-to-intermediate level seminar is designed for professionals who work with students:
This program has been approved by the Illinois MCLE Board for 6.0 hours of CLE credit.
NBI, Inc. is accredited by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET) and is authorized to issue the IACET CEU. NBI, Inc. is authorized by IACET to offer 0.60 CEUs for this program. At the end of the program, participants must complete a self-assessment in order to receive credit. 100% attendance is required. (Provider #1004558)
Upon completion of this course, attendee will be able to: 1. State from recall two laws governing mental health issues in schools. 2. Recall key 504 plan eligibility criteria. 3. List key elements of a threat assessment. 4. Explain suicide awareness and prevention laws. 5. Identify two potential difficulties raising mental health issues with students' parents. 6. Briefly explain how an MDR works.
EUGENE K. HOLLANDER is a principal of The Law Offices of Eugene K. Hollander where his practice is concentrated in litigating school law; personal injury cases; and also the representation of claims of sexual harassment, sexual discrimination, age discrimination claims, lawsuits brought under the Americans with Disabilities Act, and the Family and Medical Leave Act. Mr. Hollander received his B.A. degree from the University of Illinois and his J.D. degree from IIT-Chicago Kent College of Law. Mr. Hollander is a member of the Chicago, Illinois State and Federal bar associations.
MEREDITH E. MARCUS is a senior attorney with Daley Disability Law, P.C., where she currently focuses on Social Security disability and school law. She received her undergraduate degree from Connecticut College and her J.D. degree from John Marshall Law School, graduating cum laude. Ms. Marcus is currently the chair of the Social Security Committee for the Chicago Bar Association. She is admitted to practice in Illinois, the U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals for the Sixth and Seventh circuits, Northern and Central districts of Illinois, Northern and Southern districts of Indiana, Eastern and Western districts of Wisconsin, and the Eastern and Western districts of Michigan, as well as U.S. Court of Federal Claims.
MICKI MORAN is a partner with Grund & Leavitt. She was the founding partner of The Child and Family Law Center of the North Shore, a firm dedicated to serving the needs of children and families in special education, mental health, DCFS defense, juvenile law, and divorce and parenting issues. In October, Ms. Moran merged The Child and Family Law Center with Grund & Leavitt. Ms. Moran has been an adjunct faculty member at Loyola Law School where she taught special education law and therapeutic jurisprudence. She is a member of the American Bar Association, the Lake County and Illinois State bar associations, as well as serving as a volunteer on the boards of organizations serving children and adults with special education needs and or mental health issues. Ms. Moran earned her J.D. degree from Cleveland State.
JOSEPH P. SELBKA is an attorney with Pluymert, MacDonald, Hargrove & Lee, Ltd. Mr. Selbka focuses his practice in the areas of business law, church and not-for-profit law, commercial real estate, employment law, estate planning, and litigation and mediation, as well as probate and trust administration. He is a member of the Illinois State Bar Association, the Northwest Suburban Bar Association, and serves on the Arlington Heights Board of Zoning Appeals. Mr. Selbka earned his B.A. degree from the University of Illinois; his J.D. degree, cum laude, from the University of Minnesota Law School; and his M.P.A. degree from the University of Illinois.
ROBERT TARLOCK is an attorney at Daley Disability Law, P.C., where he represents clients across the country in the matter of school law. He graduated from DePaul Law School in Chicago and from Colby College in Waterville, Maine with a degree in American studies and literature.
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