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Super Brain Summit 2018

2018 Super Brain Summit

Date: January 9, 2018

2018 Super Brain Summit
February 28, 2018
Bradley University
Hayden-Clark Alumni Center Peplow Pavilion (new location)

The Super Brain Summit is a one-day conference showcasing experts in the field of neurocounseling. All proceeds go to a fund for future brain research.

The theme for the 3rd annual Super Brain Summit is “Understanding Trauma: Healing Interventions that Work,” and features two distinguished speakers:

Dr. Daniel G. Amen, MD is a double board-certified psychiatrist, professor and ten-time New York Times bestselling author. He will speak on PTSD, ADHD, Traumatic Brain Injuries and Memory Consolidation.

Dr. Bessel van de Kolk, MD is a Boston-based psychiatrist noted for his research in the area of PTSD. His work focuses on the interaction of attachment, neurobiology and developmental aspects of trauma effects on people. He is the author of the best-selling book The Body Keeps Score: Brain, Mind, and Body in the Healing of Trauma.

Summit Schedule
8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. Registration
8:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. Session 1: Dr. Bessel van de Kolk, MD
Understanding Trauma: Implications for Helping Professionals
10:00 a.m. – 10:15 a.m. Break
10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Session 2: Dr. Daniel G. Amen, MD
Success Starts Here: An overview of the brain systems, their impact on everyday life and how to optimize them
12:00 p.m. – 1:15 p.m. Lunch
1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Session 3: Dr. Daniel G. Amen, MD
3:00 p.m. – 3:15 p.m. Break
3:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Session 4: Dr. Daniel G. Amen, MD
Memory Rescue
5:00 p.m. Closing Remarks

Participants can elect to participate in three different ways:

• At Bradley University in the Hayden-Clark Alumni Center
• Via WebEx streaming video from your computer
• Via recorded sessions available for viewing by the end of March 2018

CEUs are available for this program. Details will be provided in your registration materials. Register Now.

Contact Dr. Russell-Chapin with any questions about the Super Brain Summit at for more information.