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Love Wins Mental Health Conference Honors Slain Sandy Hook Student

Ana Grace Marquez-Greene was one of the 26 victims in the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting. Ana Grace Marquez-Greene was one of the 26 victims in the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting.
Ana Grace Marquez-Greene was one of the 26 victims in the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting. Photo Credit: Contributed
The 2015 Love Wins Mental Health Conference featuring Dr. Bruce Perry will be held Dec. 3. The 2015 Love Wins Mental Health Conference featuring Dr. Bruce Perry will be held Dec. 3.
The 2015 Love Wins Mental Health Conference featuring Dr. Bruce Perry will be held Dec. 3. Photo Credit: http://anagraceproject.org/

DANBURY, Conn. – The 2015 Love Wins Mental Health Conference will be held Thursday, Dec. 3, at Western Connecticut State University Visual and Performing Arts Center in Danbury.

The all-day conference focuses on building community and interpersonal connections to prevent violence. The event will honor and celebrate the life of Ana Grace Marquez-Greene, who lost her life at Sandy Hook Elementary School in 2012.

Keynote address, “The Neurobiological, Social/ Emotional and Relational Underpinnings of Resilience,” will be given by Dr. Bruce Perry.

Perry is the senior fellow of The ChildTrauma Academy, a not-for-profit organization based in Houston, and adjunct professor in the department of psychiatry and behavioral sciences at the Feinberg School of Medicine at Northwestern University in Chicago.

Registration fee is $150 and includes all sessions, continental breakfast, lunch and dessert reception.

Click here to register or for a full list of breakout sessions. 

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