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July 2016

Anger Resolutions – Cincinnati

July 29 @ 8:45 am - 12:00 pm

3.0 CE
Anger is a “normal” emotion experienced by everybody.  This workshop will examine ways to help youth understand, work through and resolve anger.  Participants will learn how to teach hands-on techniques to their clients.
Jim Still-Pepper, M.A. has over 30 years of experience working with troubled, at-risk youth.  He is an outpatient counselor at Six County Inc., a community mental health center.  Jim coordinates the clinical team that offers services to youth and families.
7/29/16
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Testing: What Is It, When To Refer, and What to Expect – Akron

July 29 @ 9:00 am - 12:15 pm

3 CEs
Learn why and when to refer for psychological/neuropsychological testing. Learn the names and purposes of several test instruments. Understand what testing does and does not provide in the context of an evaluation.
Presented by: Joshua Magleby, PhD, Clinical Neuropsychologist, Integrative Neuropsychologist Inc. Consulting Psychology Inc.
Joshua Magleby, PhD is a licensed clinical neuropsychologist who focuses on the assessment and treatment of neuropsychological and psychological disorders for all age ranges. He is primarily interested in child and adolescent psychological and neuropsychological disorders,…

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August 2016

Integrated Family and Systems Treatment (I-FAST) Theory and Case Applications – Cincinnati

August 5 @ 9:00 am - 4:30 pm

6.0 CE
Integrated Family and Systems Treatment (I-FAST) is an intensive treatment protocol that was developed for kids and families who are risk for out of home placement. The objective of I-FAST is to empower parents to effectively address the problematic or symptomatic behavior of their child while enhancing the relationship between the kid, the family, and community systems such as schools, law enforcement, and child protective services . Preliminary studies indicate that I-FAST is an effective form of treatment and…

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How Can A Superhero Help Me? Ways Superhero Play Can Help Abused and Neglected Children – Cincinnati

August 9 @ 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

6.0 CEU
In this workshop, we will examine the theory of dramatic play and how superheroes have influenced the psychosocial development of children. We will discuss the pros and cons of superhero play, create methods that promote a safe environment for superhero play, and identify ways to use superhero play to build the self-esteem of children including abused and neglected children. Participants will also be provided with tools that can be used to interview children and help children talk about traumatic…

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QPR Suicide Prevention Program – Cincinnati

August 10 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

2.0 CEU
QPR stands forQuestion, Persuade, and Refer — 3 simple steps that anyone can learn to help save a life from suicide. Just as people trained in CPR and the Heimlich Maneuver help save thousands of lives each year, people trained in QPR learn how to recognize the warning signs of a suicide crisis and how to question, persuade, and refer someone to help.
Melanie Palmer, M.A. IMFT-S
Melanie Palmer is an Independently Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist with Supervisory Status in…

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Making Sense of Sensory Processing Disorders – Cincinnati

August 25 @ 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

6.0 CE
Sensory seekers and sensory avoiders puzzle the adults around them. Challenges with praxis and postural control complicate how children learn and develop new motor skills. During the morning session we will reframe some of the behaviors of children with sensory processing disorders. In the afternoon, participants will participate in group problem solving related to common sensory based concerns and explore tools to increase successful participation in the occupations of life.
Joan V. Dostal OTR/L brings 40 years of clinical experience…

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September 2016

Supervision Training: Supervision Strategies and Tools – Cincinnati

September 2 @ 8:45 am - 12:00 pm

3.0 CE Supervision
This workshop will weave supervision strategies and resources through each section. This will allow supervisors, new to supervision or advanced, to feel more prepared to provide supervision to others.This workshop meets the Supervision requirement set by the Ohio Counselor, Social Worker, and Marriage and Family Therapist Board.
REBECCA NEAVILLE MA, LPCC-S received her Masters of Counseling in 1999 and began working as a therapist at Child Focus, Inc. in the Partial Hospitalization program. In 2002, she moved into the…

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Keeping Children Safe: Child Abuse and Neglect Curriculum Review Course – Cincinnati

September 2 @ 8:45 am - 12:00 pm

3.0 CE
The training includes techniques to give child-care providers the information they need to not only identify and understand child maltreatment, but to engage families regarding access to parent education, social connections, and concrete supports in their communities. Questions for discussion, ways to take action, and suggestions are all part of this experience.This curriculum has been designed to meet the training requirement for child abuse and neglect recognition and prevention as outlined in the Ohio Department of Job and Family…

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Part I: An Introduction to DBT Group Skills – Hudson

September 9 @ 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

6 CE
This full-day, highly interactive and experiential workshop is designed to introduce DBT group-work skills and specifically the four skills modules in DBT group skills training. The workshop is designed for individuals new to DBT group skills or for those seeking to hone their work in this area. Participants will learn the basic DBT skills used in group work, as well as how to structure a DBT group, orient clients to group work, and keep clients engaged in DBT group…

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EMDR Therapy and Mindfulness: An Open Course – Akron

September 9 @ 9:00 am - 4:30 pm

6 CEs, OPA, CSWMFTB and EMDRIA
Attend this seminar and gain a deeper understanding of both Mindfulness and EMDR. Learn how and why the can be powerful tools for healing, and with whom and when it is suitable to use each. Experience various practices of Mindfulness, and leave with skills to teach Mindfulness to your clients. Increase your knowledge of how trauma affects the brain, and how Mindfulness and EMDR can improve patient outcomes. Clinicians not trained in EMDR: gain an…

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