West Virginia - Wild and Wonderful

About West Virginia

West Virginia is noted for its mountains and diverse topography, its historically significant logging and coal mining industries, and its political and labor history. It is one of the most densely karstic areas in the world, making it a choice area for recreational caving and scientific research.


West Virginia is full of opportunity for any business with a growing economy and a highly dedicated workforce. Whether you are running an existing business or thinking of starting a new business you can find all of the information you need throughout this business section.


West Virginia is fortunate to have a tremendous education system with a high standard of excellence. Please use the information provided here to learn more about the wealth of educational opportunities in our great state.


West Virginia is home to one of the finest workforces in the country based on our hard work and commitment to quality. Whether you are looking for new job opportunities, enhancing your job skills or researching future employment trends you can find all of the information you need throughout this employment section.


West Virginia offers the perfect balance of a rural and urban setting that suits a variety of lifestyles. This is a state where you can go whitewater rafting in the morning, go to an art exhibit in the afternoon and attend a concert in the evening. Whether you just moved to the Mountain State or your family has been here since it was founded, you are part of our community.


Maintaining proper health is vital to ensuring the highest quality of life possible. West Virginia strives to provide one of the best health care systems in the country that is affordable and available to all residents of the state. This section contains numerous resources to assist you in accessing the health care services provided in the state.


Exhilarate in the lasting beauty and natural wonder scattered throughout West Virginia. From unmatched outdoor recreation to world-class resorts, breathtaking scenery and a variety of cultural and historic attractions, West Virginia is an ideal spot to plan your next adventure. Discover for yourself what makes West Virginia wild and wonderful.


Charleston Marriott
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How Much?

Only $50 per person!
(valued at $300)

Who Should Attend?

Social Workers
Youth Service Workers
Medical Professionals
Community Leaders
Law Enforcement
School Personnel
Probation Officers
Injury & Violence
Prevention Professionals
(Various CEUs will be offered)
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Click Here for a Full Agenda

Energize - Engage - Connect

Be a part of the kick-off event to launch a new approach to prevention that will energize, engage, and connect professionals from various fields to strengthen everyone's efforts.

The conference will feature nationally recognized speakers along with hands-on workshops that teach practical techniques that are proven to provide real results! Participants will also be the first to receive West Virginia's Burden of Injury Report.

Injuries are not accidents. Injuries can be prevented.

Conference Topics

  • Childhood Injuries and Violence
  • Violence Against Women: Sexual & Domestic Violence
  • Youth Violence: It's more than just bullying
  • Drugs: The issue that reaches every program

Full Conference Schedule

Day 1: 


     8:30am - 9:30am    Registration and Networking Breakfast
   9:30am - 10:00am    Welcome, Introductions and Opening

 10:00am - 11:00am    Keynote, Andrea Gielen 




Don't miss out on this great opportunity, click below to learn more or to register today!

Click here to register

Please make checks payable to:
Terrell Ellis and Associates, c/o VIP Conference, P.O. Box 1925, Charleston, WV 25330

For more information call:
Michelle O’Bryan 304-356-4464 or Teri Kincaid 304-356-4453