New York Conference: Demystifying Aggression | February 2, 2020

Instructor & Course Planner Disclosure Statements

Tal Baz, MS, OTR/L [ bio ]
Financial Disclosure: Is the president at In-Tune Developmental Therapies Inc., where she is a therapist and has ownership interest. Will receive travel reimbursement from Profectum Foundation for speaking at this Conference.
Non-Financial Disclosure: is a faculty member of Profectum Foundation.

Lauren Blaszak, BA  [ bio ]
Financial Disclosure: receives a salary for employment as Executive Director at Celebrate the Children School.
Non-Financial Disclosure: no non-financial disclosure.

Gilbert Foley, EdD  [ bio ]
Financial Disclosure: Consulting Clinical Psychologist and Clinical Co-director, Training and Technical Assistance Center, receives a consulting fee from the New York Center for Child Development. Receives a speaking fee from Erickson Institute as a presenter.  Receives a speaking fee from Early Head Start, University of Pittsburgh as a presenter/consultant.  Receives a speaking fee from Easter Seals, Lombard IL. as a presenter/consultant.  Receives a consulting fee from Ilia State University, Country of Georgia for teaching/speaking.  Receives an honoraria from Bank Street College of Education Infancy as a presenter.
Non-Financial Disclosure: is a faculty member of Profectum Foundation. Founding Board Member of New York Association of Infant Mental Health. Advisory Board Member of New York Zero to Three Network. Task Force Member of Task Force on Infant and Early Childhood Mental Health and Developmental Neuroscience, a collaborative project between the Council on Social Work Education, and the Erickson Institute, funded by the Irving Harris Foundation.

Lori Jeanne Peloquin, PhD [ bio ]
Financial Disclosure: Will receive travel reimbursement from Profectum Foundation for speaking at this Conference.
Non-Financial Disclosure: is a faculty member of Profectum Foundation.

Stacy Sue Rosello, MA, OTR/L [ bio ]
Financial Disclosure: As Director/Founder, President of Embrace the Child® Ltd.  has intellectual property rights for Embrace the Child®  and Making the Connection® Trademarks and ownership interest. And as Director/Founder, President of Embrace the Child® Ltd. (Private Practice) has ownership interest.
Non-Financial Disclosure: is a faculty member of Profectum Foundation.

Ruby Salazar, LCSW, BCD [ bio ]
Financial Disclosure: no financial disclosure.
Non-Financial Disclosure: is a faculty member of Profectum Foundation.

Arietta Slade, PhD [ bio ]
Financial Disclosure: will receive an honorarium and travel reimbursement from Profectum Foundation for speaking at the Conference. Receives a salary from Yale University for employment as a Professor.
Non-Financial Disclosure: no non-financial disclosure.

Serena Wieder, PhD [ bio ]
Financial Disclosure: Dr Wieder is author of Engaging Autism and Infant and Early Childhood Mental Health, co-authored with Stanley Greenspan. They also chaired the ICDL Diagnostic Manual for Infants and Young Children and Zero to Three Diagnostic Classification of Mental Health and Developmental Disorders of Infancy; The Child With Special Needs and receive royalties from these books. Dr Wieder has also co-authored a book with Dr Harry Wachs, Visual/Spatial Portals to Thinking, Feeling and Movement, and receives royalties.
Non-Financial Disclosure: Clinical Director of Profectum Foundation.

Conference Financial & In-Kind Support

  • The FAR Fund – Provided a financial contribution in support of this Conference.
  • The Bracken Family – Provided a financial contribution in support of this Conference with a Sponsorship.