2022 Conference Schedule

Sunday, May 15th, 2022 

12:00-1:30 Lunch & Welcome 

1:30- 2:30 Breakout Sessions 

PA DOC REP– Rev. Ulli Klemm, Director of religious services, Pennsylvania Department of Corrections.  Issues facing the Jewish men and women incarcerated. Concerns you would like to see addressed, for the holidays or throughout the year.

OHIO DOC REP - Dr. Mike Davis, Director of religious services, Ohio Department of Corrections:   Issues facing the Jewish men and women incarcerated. Concerns you would like to see addressed, for the holidays or throughout the year

2:30- 2:45 Break 

2:45- 3:45 Dr. Daniel Saul, PsyD

Mental Health Wellness; Session 1 of 3.

A quick course and highlights for chaplains working with the public, (based on courses being presented nationally)

3:45-4:45 Rabbi Joseph Kolakowski, CPD SCI Waymart 

Round table discuss with regards to new policies affecting Jewish inmates in the PA DOC.

5:00 Picture in front of Aleph 

5:15 - 6:00 Dedication New Shifra Facility (Suite C, 2008 Murray Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15217)  

6:00- 6:30 Dinner

7:00- 9:00 Symposium

 

 

Monday, May 16th, 2022 

8:30 - 9:15 am Breakfast 

9:15 -10:45 am Breakout Sessions

Brian Helfrich - PA Board of Probation

Parole during Covid, how parole will look and work post covid.

10:45 - 11:15 am Break 

11:15 - 12:15 pm Mr. Marshall Dayan, Esq. 

Legal updates, that Rabbis Volunteers working in prison ministry should be aware

12:15 - 1:15pm Lunch 

1:15 - 2:00 Dr. Yisroel King, PsyD

Mental Health Wellness; Session 2 of 3.

A quick course and highlights for chaplains working with the public, (based on courses being presented nationally)

2:15 - 3:00 Mike Pasternak LCSW

Mental Health Wellness; Session 3 of 3.

Tools to transform the lives of those you serve, making healthy individuals and having the tools for positive thought.

 

3:00 - 3:45  2023 conference planning; Programs at Aleph.

All programs take place at The Aleph Institute.