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MCGT Fall Conference



2014 Annual MCGT Conference

Saturday, November 8, 2014
Terrence Murphy and Opus Halls, University of St. Thomas - Minneapolis Campus


2014 Keynote Speaker – Lori Comallie-Caplin

Lori Comallie-Caplan is a New Mexico Licensed Master Social Worker, a Licensed Educational Diagnostician with a Masters Degree in Psychological Counseling. Additionally she holds Advanced Certification for Mediation from the University of New Mexico School of Law.

Mrs. Comallie-Caplan has 30 plus years of experience in the field of counseling, coaching evaluation, mediation and educational consultation. She is best known for her work with gifted individuals through the lifespan and frequently provides professional development for school districts and mental health professionals in the social emotional needs of the gifted. Other areas of expertise include behavioral consultation for Autism Spectrum Disorders and the supporting of positive parenting through behavioral analysis and intervention. She is a member of the National Association of Social Workers, National Association of Gifted Children, and SENG (Supporting Emotional Needs of the Gifted). She served on the Executive Board of SENG as Secretary, President-Elect and President .

Mrs. Comallie-Caplan’s additional certifications include: Discovering Your Sacred Gifts Facilitator and Guide, Frasier Talent Assessment Profile Evaluator, SENG Model Parent Group Master Facilitator, and SENG Model Parent Group.


The Day’s Schedule

8:30 – 9:00   Check-in and pick up program
9:00 – 12:00 Children’s morning session
9:00 – 10:30 Welcome, MCGT Friend of the Gifted Award, Keynote Address
10:45 – 11:45  Adult Breakout Session I
11:45 – 1:00    Lunch for adults and students
1:00 – 4:00   Children’s afternoon session
1:00 – 1:20   MCGT Annual Meeting
1:30 – 2:30   Adult Breakout Session II
2:45 – 3:45   Adult Breakout Session III
4:10 – 4:30   Book Swap session for students
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