Make sure to save the date for the 2017 Take Ten Conference!


The conference will take place on Friday, March 3, 2017 at the Hilton Branson Convention Center.


To reserve sleeping rooms for the event, click here. Alternatively, individuals may call the Hilton Branson Convention Center directly at417-336-5400 and use the code “Take10” for the discounted rate.

Attendees: To register online, click here. For a downloadable registration form, click here.

Exhibitors: To register online, click here. For a downloadable registration form, click here.


Conference Information:

Featuring Jean West, LCSW, ACTP, CT presenting on Trauma Informed Response.

This one-day conference will feature and answer many of your questions relating to trauma informed response, including:

  • What is trauma?
  • What experiences can potentially be traumatic?
  • How does trauma impact brain development, behavior and academic performance?
  • How do we assess for trauma within the school setting?
  • What does a trauma informed response look like?
  • Real examples/scenarios of responses
  • Participants will engage in hands-on, sensory based activities that can be used with students, helping the students by lowering anxiety/trauma reactions.
  • Steps to becoming trauma informed
  • How do we become trauma champions and help our schools understand the importance of being trauma informed?


College Credit

Lindenwood University will offer one hour of graduate credit to attendees.  Additional information will be available on-site at the conference registration desk.  Additional fees apply.


NBCC Credit

Are you a certified counselor with the National Board for Certified Counselors?  If so, don’t forget to visit the conference registration desk to sign up to receive continuing education credits for participating in the 2017 Take Ten Conference.