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Iowa BEST: Behavioral, Equitable, Social-Emotional, Trauma-Informed Health in Schools Summit
The Iowa BEST Summit is designed to highlight educators’ collective need to bolster support and care across the educational system, and to build shared capacity to get there. The sessions will deliver resources and practical solutions around social-emotional-behavioral health. #IowaBEST2021

The summit is co-sponsored by the Iowa Department of Education and the University of Iowa College of Education.

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Damien Chance

Drake University
Infant and Early Childhood Mental Health Consultant
Damien Chance, t-LMHC, CRC has Master's Degrees in Clinical Mental Health Counseling and Rehabilitation Counseling from Drake University. He is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor, Certified Rehabilitation Counselor, and a current Ph.D. candidate in Drake University's Doctor of Philosophy in Education program. He currently works as an Infant and Early Childhood Mental Health Consultant with Drake University and Iowa Project Launch. Damien has prior training and consulting experience, including presenting and curriculum development related to mental health and disability accommodation. Damien has provided services to children in residential, community, home, and classroom settings. He extends his background and this knowledge to help professionals understand and support parents facing challenges considering how children and family dynamics are affected.