Creating Positive Environments While

Strengthening Relationships

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conference partners

State Representative
David Richardson

Safe Schools South Florida

Switchboard Miami

Miami-Dade County Public Schools

Dr. Dorothy Bendross-Mindingall

Warren Henry Auto Group

conference committee

Priscilla Dames, Founder & CEO
Wingspan Seminars, LLC

Stephanie M. Clark, President & CEO
Milestones Marketing, LLC

Deborah Grossman, RN
Hollywood Healing Center

Anthony D. Williams, Division Director
Miami-Dade County Teen Court

Adriana Parra-Simon
IG Travel Center Corp.

Cheryl White, Founder & CEO
Family in Distress

Carolyn Lordeus, CEO
Safe Outlet, Inc.

Sonless Martin, Jr., Sr. VP
DLW Enterprise

Cedric McMinn, Consultant

registration begins january 1, 2014

Early Bird Registration:  $59.00 per person (January 1 - 31, 2014)
General Registration:     $79,00 per person (February 1 - 28, 2014)
General Registration:     $99.00 per person (March 1 - 31, 2014)

Registration includes continental breakfast and

conference materials. Download the conference registration

package here or register online here.

Make checks payable to: Wingspan Seminars, LLC

Mail registration forms & payments for each person to:

Wingspan Seminars, LLC
c/o Parent Conference
1444 Biscayne Blvd. | Suite 208-25
Miami, FL 33132

Registration fees are nonrefundable but are transferable.

Multi-lingual sessions available in Spanish and Creole.

Partner with us as a corporate or community sponsor.

Download the sponsorship package here.

Who should attend?

  • Parents (single & married)
  • Foster Parents | Teen Parents
  • Grandparents | Caregivers
  • School Administrators
  • Youth Development Staff
  • Educators
  • Mental Health Professionals
  • Child Development Experts

Parenting: It’s A Journey conference’s mission is to address the various daily challenges parents face raising their children.  The conference will take place at Unity on the Bay, 411 NE 21st St., Miami, FL on Saturday, April 5, 2014 from 8:00 am.-4:00 pm.  We have invited TV personality and parent advocate Judge Glenda Hatchett to serve as our keynote speaker. 

The purpose of Parenting: It’s a Journey conference is to provide parents from all socioeconomic and ethnic backgrounds education, prevention and intervention strategies, in a safe, open environment, while providing sustainable resources for raising today’s youth. 

Additional Information regarding the conference:

  • All breakout sessions will be facilitated by credentialed professionals.
  • The conference will take a close look at today's challenges while raising today's youth (i.e. violence, childhood addictions, homosexuality, kidnapping & human trafficking, HIV...
  • Mental health professionals will receive professional CEUs for attending.
  • Educators will receive Master Plan Points (MPP).
  • Resources will be provided for continuous, sustainable assistance.

What’s different about this conference?

  • Segments of the conference will be televised.
  • This will be a fun, constructive way to explore, learn, and reinforce positive methods of understanding child development and parenting.
  • The Conflict Corner TV team, Executive Resolutionists, and other mental health professionals will be available throughout the conference for on-site consultations.
  • Continuous open dialogue about sensitive topic (i.e. domestic violence, coming out, childhood addictions, etc., will be encouraged with the theme, "What goes on in our conference, stays in our conference!"
  • Scholarships will be available for parents with limited income.
  • We are encouraging dads, married and single, to be an integral part of this conference.

in the community

save the date: saturday | april 5, 2014 |8:00am - 4:00pm  |unity on the bay

parenting: it's a journey conference