May 30, 2018

Nevada Public Health Foundation, with the support of the Nevada Department of Welfare and Supportive Services, is excited to be hosting The Heart of Trauma conference. A conference for helping professionals on trauma informed care.

This one day conference will be held May 30th, 2018 at the Tuscany Suites & Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada. The goal of The Heart of Trauma is to provide, expand and enhance foundational skills and knowledge for those who interact with vulnerable populations. 

Tuscany Suites & Casino
255 E Flamingo Rd,
Las Vegas, NV

 Please arrive with enough time to register before the conference begins.
Registration & Breakfast Begin 7:30 AM
Registration & Breakfast End 8:20 AM
Conference Begins 8:30 AM
Conference Ends 4:30 PM
See the tentative timeline below.

Registration is $55 and is non-refundable.
To register click on the “Registration”
button at the bottom of the page.

Pending approval CEU’s for social workers,
Marriage & Family Therapists, and Nurses will be available.
Expect 4 hours of Trauma Informed Care and 2 hours of ethics

Speakers:The conference will include two presenters: Paul Rada RN, CNE and Cathy Peterson MSW, LCSW. See speaker bio’s below.

Breakfast & Lunch: A continental breakfast and buffet style lunch will be served. Please be sure to include dietary restrictions in your registration. If you have any concerns please email Tess Peterson at

Parking: Parking is complimentary for conference attendees at the Tuscany Suites & Casino.  You can self-park in the many sports available or valet. Valet is free, however, tips are encouraged. 

NOTE: Spaces are limited. Please act swiftly to ensure your attendance.