Hope for Recovery-Recovery of Hope: A Look at the Role of the Brain and Coping Behaviors in Schizophrenia - Part 2 - Lansing

February 16, 2018 - CMHAM

Event Details: 

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Presenters:

  • Shelly Weaverdyck, PhD, Independent Consultant and Former Director of the EMU Alzheimer's Education and Research Program
  • Rebecca Hatton, PsyD, Licensed Psychologist

Part 2 Description:

Explores intervention strategies related to cognitive functions underlying a behavior, increasing the chances of success in reducing distressing behaviors and improving quality of life regardless of the disorder or severity of the disorder.  Three acceptance-and-recovery oriented approaches to helping with psychosis will also be explored in depth:  CBT for psychosis, Hearing Voices Network self-help groups, and Finnish Open Dialogue family therapy.

Part 2 Goals and Objectives:

  1. Identify goals for intervention and assessment.
  2. Identify four factors to assess when addressing difficult behaviors and cognition.
  3. Identify cognitive intervention strategies that modify the environment, interactions with other people, and the task of daily routines.
  4. Use a CBT for psychosis workbook with groups.
  5. Understand principles of Hearing Voices Network and Emotional CPR, methods created by service users.
  6. Understand the roots and concepts of Open Dialogue family therapy, the most effective intervention known for early ‘schizophrenia’.

You MUST participate in Part 1 before participating in Part 2.

Registration Fee: $35/person and includes breakfast, lunch and an afternoon snack.

 

Social Work: The Community Mental Health Association of Michigan (formerly known as Michigan Association of Community Mental Health Boards), provider #1140, is approved as a provider for social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) www.aswb.org, through the Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program.  CMHAM maintains responsibility for the program.  ASWB Approval Period: 10/10/2016 to 10/10/2019. Social workers should contact their regulatory board to determine course approval. Social workers participating in this course will receive 6 Clinical Continuing Education Clock Hours.  Course Delivery Method: Face-to-Face seminar

Substance Abuse: The Community Mental Health Association of Michigan is approved by the Michigan Certification Board for Addiction Professionals (MCBAP) to sponsor educational training for professional certification. CMHAM maintains the responsibility for the program and content. Substance abuse professionals participating in this training will receive 6.0 (Related) contact hours

Evaluation

There will be an opportunity for each participant to complete an evaluation of the conference and the instructor.  If you have any issues with the way in which this conference was conducted or other problems, you may note that on your evaluation of the conference or you may contact CMHAM at 517-374-6848 or through our website at www.CMHAM.org for resolution.

*National Accreditation rules indicate that if you are over 5-minutes late or depart early, you forfeit your CEUs for the entire training.  Please note that this is a National rule that CMHAM must enforce or we could lose our provider status to provide CEUs in the future.  This rule will be strictly followed.

Cancellations must be received in writing at least 10 business days prior to the conference for a full refund less a $10 administrative fee.  If cancellation is received less than 10 business days prior to the training, no refund will be given and the full charge will be incurred. Substitutions are permitted at any time.

Policies: 

Michigan Department of Health and Human Services, through the Community Mental Health Association of Michigan, has provided funding for this initiative through Federal Community Mental Health Block Grant.

Special Needs:

*Arrangements for special needs will be honored for those written requests received 10 business days prior to the conference.  Clearly state your specific needs for mobility assistance, interpreters, etc. Attempts for on-site requests will be made.

Cancellations must be received in writing at least 10 business days prior to the conference for a full refund less a $10 administrative fee.  If cancellation is received less than 10 business days prior to the training, no refund will be given and the full charge will be incurred. Substitutions are permitted at any time.

Friday, February 16, 2018
CMHAM
426 S. Walnut Street.
Lansing, MI 48933
Overnight Accommodations available at Quality Suites - 901 Delta Commerce Dr. Lansing, MI 48917 for $75 plus tax for Thursday, February 15. To make reservations call (517) 886-0600 and ask for the Hope for Recovery=CMHA Group