2014 Evergreen Conference

Mark Your Calendars for 2015:  Evergreen’s 10th Annual Conference:  March 19 & 20, 2015 at the Sanford Center in Bemidji.

Thanks to our generous 2014 Conference sponsors for keeping registration costs as low as possible:

♦Minnesota Children’s Trust Fund, St. Paul, MN

♦The Sanford Center, Bemidji, MN

♦Nystrom & Associates, Baxter, MN

♦Prairie St. John’s, Fargo, MN

♦WINGS Treatment Center, Lichtfield, MN

♦First National Bank of Bemidji, Bemidji, MN

*If you’re interested in sponsoring the 2015 Evergreen Conference, please contact Executive Director, Becky Schueller, at rschueller@evergreenyfs.org or (218) 308-9005.

Promoting Positive Youth Development

Thursday, March 27 & Friday, March 28, 2014 – at the Bemidji Regional Events Center/the Sanford Center.

For Directions to the Sanford Center, click the blue hyper-link below:
Sanford Center, Bemidji, MN


Thank you for attending Evergreen’s 2014 Annual Conference:  Promoting Positive Youth Development.  We were pleased to welcome all of the 327 participants, plus display vendors, and speakers.  Some speakers have provided handouts following the conference and you will see these listed next to their presentations below.

CEU Approvals:  See CEU approval letters from the Minn. Board of Behavioral Health & Therapy for:

Speaker Handouts:

Conference Materials

PDFEvergreen 2014 Conference FULL Brochure (PDF)

PDFEvergreen 2014 Conference Schedule REV (PDF)

PDFDownload the Registration Form to Submit via Mail (PDF)


Conference Overview

Evergreen’s annual conference brings together youth-serving professionals and parents to share information, network, and learn from each other.  In 2014, our focus is Promoting Positive Youth Development.  As always, our presenters are passionate about their topics and many will share their personal stories and experience, along with their professional expertise.
This annual conference is intended for parents and caregivers, youth workers and nonprofit organization staff, tribal staff, teachers and paraprofessionals, mental health professionals and therapists, nurses, county child protection and human services staff, social workers, Rule 25 assessors, judges, probation officers, and others working with children, youth, and families. The conference is also appropriate for: ATOD prevention and treatment professionals, public health professionals, health educators, and other concerned community members and leaders.