Speaking Engagements


Upcoming Presentations


Saturday, June 2
Placerville County Children’s System of Care
NorCal Mental Health America Conference

Rocklin, CA

Not open to the public.


Tuesday, June 19
Empower Idaho Idaho Department of Health & Welfare

2:00 – 3:30 pm (PDT)

Open to the public. Information TBA


Thursday, July 19
Navy Marine Corps Relief Society
Camp Pendleton, CA

8:00 – 9:00 am

Not open to the public. 


Sunday, September 16
Cupid's Landing Farm Animal Sanctuary
Washington State History Museum
1911 Pacific Avenue
Tacoma, WA 98402

2:00 – 4:00 pm

Open to the public.

To register: https://cupidslanding.org/events/compassion-fatigue-seminar-in-tacoma/


Monday, September 17
Seattle Humane
Bellevue, WA

2:00 – 4:00 pm

Not open to the public.


Tuesday, September 18
Seattle Humane
Bellevue, WA

8:30 – 10:30 am

Not open to the public.


Saturday, October 20
Hospice of San Juan Island Volunteer Training

Not open to the public.


Wednesday, November 14
Enoch Pratt Free Library & State Library Resource Center Conference
Baltimore, MD

9:30 – 10:30 am

Not open to the public




Monday, February 4
Behavioral Threat Assessment & Disaster Behavioral Health Conference
Salem Convention Center
200 Commerncial St SE
Salem, Oregon 97301

Keynote: From Compassion Fatigue to Compassion Satisfaction: The Journey to Wellness

8:45 am – 10:15 am

Open to the public.

Watch for registration information at: www.bolante.net (2019 Disaster Behavioral Health Conference)



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