Thank you for joining us April 2, 2009 for "Kicked Out of Kindergarten: Strengthening Emotional and Behavioral Health in Early Childhood," the fifth event in the Reaching for Excellence Speaker Series on health care best practices for the region.

We are interested in hearing about your experience at the event, as well as any suggestions you may have for future Speaker Series events. Please take a few moments to complete the following survey. Thank you for your engagement in this important effort.

* 1. Please rate your overall satisfaction with the April 2 event.

* 2. Did you find the presentation by Dr. Paul Dworkin (University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Connecticut Children’s Medical Center) informative and useful?

* 3. Did you find the presentation by Charles Biss, MSW (Vermont Department of Mental Health) informative and useful?

* 4. Did you find the audience Q&A effective in generating an engaging discussion?

* 5. How informative and useful was the research brief that you received at the event ("Emotional, Social and Behavioral Development: Essential Building Blocks for a Child’s Success")?

* 6. Was the reception following the event useful to you?

* 7. Please share any suggestions for additional topics to be addressed by future Reaching for Excellence Speaker Series events.

* 8. Do you have any recommendations or suggestions for programs or organizations in Western New York that we should seek to engage in screening infants and toddlers in our region?

* 9. In what capacity are you engaged with the behavioral and emotional health of children?

* 10. Do you plan to follow-up on any idea you learned about at the event?

* 11. Based on what you learned at the event, do you plan to pursue any partnerships or initiatives to address these issues in Western New York?

* 12. Would you like to receive additional information on any Reaching for Excellence project components?

* 13. If so, please provide the following contact information: