9:00 am - 11:00 am
Virtual QIS Directors Gathering: Activate Your Strength and Compassion
Prime Time’s Directors Gathering may look different this year, but you’ll still have the opportunity to connect with colleagues and the Quality Improvement Team in a virtual setting.
Learn how to activate your strength and compassion with keynote speaker Essence Rivers and get QIS updates that will inform your work moving forward.
Essence O. Rivers, M.A. earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology at Ohio University. She earned her Master’s degree in Clinical Psychology through her current doctoral program at Xavier University, where she is expected to earn her Psy.D. in June of 2021. Ms. Rivers is currently completing her doctoral internship with the Palm Beach County Youth Services Department as a therapist at the Education and Training Center. Ms. Rivers has provided psychological assessment, community outreach, consultation, and individual, family and group therapy in a range of settings. Ms. Rivers is passionate about promoting the mental health and wellbeing of children and the stakeholders in their lives. Ms. Rivers strives to facilitate healing and resilience by sharing knowledge, encouraging connection, aiding in self–reflection and providing new skills. Her long term goal is to be a clinical psychologist who works to strengthen families and communities in order to overcome adversity.