Welcome to the 2020 PLAN Virtual Statewide Conference

All workshops will be presented virtually by webinar on the Zoom platform. You must register for individual workshop webinars by clicking the Register for the Webinar button appearing in the workshop description and completing the registration information to be admitted into the webinar.

Pennsylvania CLE credits will be available to attorneys who actively participate in webinars and indicate their participation through polls displayed periodically during the webinars.
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Tuesday, October 20 • 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Responding to Clients in Crisis: Practical Skills for Engagement and Interviewing

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This workshop will explore the impact of trauma and grief on brain functioning and decision-making to enable participants to better engage clients who are in crisis. We will include tips on how to recognize signs of trauma and grief and how to conduct screenings and trauma informed interviews with clients.


Maggie Potter

Community Legal Services
Maggie Potter is a Social Worker in the Family Advocacy Unit at Community Legal Services, where she has worked since 2012. Her role includes client casework, supervising student interns, community outreach, and policy advocacy. Some of her particular areas of interest include teen... Read More →

Caroline Rivera

Philadelphia Legal Assistance

Saadiqa Kumanyika

Community Legal Services

Irene Lindsay Brantly

Women in Transition

Tuesday October 20, 2020 2:00pm - 3:30pm EDT