Evergreen Annual Conference

2019 Conference - Hope & Healing for Youth and Families

NEW FOR 2019

Wednesday, May 1, 2019 - Bemidji High School (Lumberjack Room)

Doors open a 5:30pm with the movie scheduled to start at 6:15pm. A Q&A session will follow with Jim Sporleder.

We will be showing the movie "Paper Tigers" with a Q&A to follow with Jim Sporleder. Please note this is a separate registration. You need not attend the conference to attend the movie. $20 per person, discount for quantity (10+) ticket purchases. 


                                                                           Click above to watch the movie trailer.


Thursday, May 2 & Friday, May 3, 2019 - Sanford Event Center, Bemidji, MN

When registering:  Please fill out the online form and print a copy for yourself then click SUBMIT to register. If paying by credit card or Pay Pal do that now.  If paying by check, we can attach payment to your registration if you submit a registration online and then mail the check. Just X out of the online payment request and Jotform will retain your information and I will attach payment on my end. Please send a copy of the printed registration so we know who to attach payment to, if you just send a check we will not know who it is for...


PLEASE NOTE: Early bird rate ends April 12th. Prices April 12th to April 17th will be $299 2-day registration; $199 1-day registration.  Prices after April 17th will be $349 for all registrations.


A block of rooms are available at the Country Inn & Suites (connected to the Sanford Event Center). Room rate is $110 plus tax per night. Please reserve your room by calling the Country Inn and Suites at 218-441-4800. Be sure to ask for the "Evergreen Participant" rate. The block will be released March 20, 2019.

Up to 15.75 hours of CEUs pre- approved click link to see: LPC/LPCC  LMFT   LADC  Note: to get all 15.75 hours, Paper Tigers & ethics session attendance required.  Friday only 5.75 CEUs, Thursday only 6.5 CEUs, Ethics is an additional .75 CEUs over regular Friday CEUs (shows as 2.0 CEUs of Ethics on Certificate), Paper Tigers is 2.75 CEUs.  CEUs have been emailed. 

Conference Handouts:

Brain Injury Basics

Engaging Youth In the Fight to End Sexual Violence

Ethics In Action

Functional Behavior Assessments

Healing from Trauma

Minor Connect

Foster Care & FASD Plus this

Scratching the Surface

Strategies for Working with LGBTQ+

Trauma & Co-Dependency

Trends in Opioid Misuse & Abuse

Trends in Marijuana Use

Healing Body & Brain handout

Healing the Body & Brain power point


Featured Presenters:


        Patty Wetterling                Jared Scheirel                        Jane Straub                   Jim Sporleder                         Kelly Olson


Thank you to our 2019 Conference Sponsors!







 Sponsorship Form



Click on the appropriate tab to see Handouts and Materials from past conferences.