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October 2016

2016 Conference of Heart-Centered Therapies – Lyndhurst

October 6 @ 8:00 am - October 9 @ 10:30 am

15 CE
Description:
The 9th International Conference of HCT will be held at the Cleveland Clinic Center for Integrative Medicine in Cleveland.The Keynote Speaker will be Dr. Michael Roizen, Chief Wellness Officer at The Cleveland Clinic, presenting Integrating Medicine and Behavioral Health. CEUs are offered through Ohio Psychological Association and CSWMFT Board. No deadline for registration.
Event Time (beginning & end) Date: October 6-9, 2016
Venue Name: The Cleveland Clinic
Venue Address, City: 1950 Richmond Rd, Lyndhurst, OH 44124
Venue Phone Number: (216) 986-4325
Provider Name: The…

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Psychology, Law Enforcement & Courts: Developing a Collaborative Approach – Columbus

October 7 @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

6 CE
Psychologists can have various roles in working with local law enforcement officers and the courts to improve consumer and officer safety while redirecting individuals with mental illness from the criminal justice system into the health care system.  The workshop will provide an overview of the interrelationship between individuals with mental illness and the criminal justice system. The Sequential Intercept Model (SIM), a systemic way to address over-representation of people with mental illness in the criminal justice system will be…

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Part II: Advanced DBT Group Skills Training – Hudson

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

6 CE
This one day workshop is designed for those who have attended Part I: An Introduction to DBT Group Skills Training or for those who are interested in advancing their knowledge of DBT skills. The four modules of DBT group skills training taught in Part I will be expanded upon. In addition, several new DBT skills, such as the Addiction Skills, TIPS, Cope Ahead, Check the Facts, Problem Solving, and STOP will be introduced. 6 CEUs will be awarded upon…

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Facing Suicide: Applying What We Know to Assessment, Prevention and Intervention with the Suicidal Client – Columbus

October 15 @ 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

6 CE Ethics
Suicidal crises occur without discrimination across age, race, ethnic, gender, education, and economic groups. Many clinicians feel illprepared to confidently address suicide risk. Assessing and intervening becomes more harrowing when we are not aware of cultural differences in risk and protective factors. Workshop attendees will become familiar with suicide statistics, epidemiology, suicide risk and protective factors across diverse age, ethnic, and cultural groups. Attendees will increase in skill in assessing suicide risk and eliciting suicidal ideation from individuals who are reluctant to disclose, and will be able to identify…

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Pain Psychology 101: Essential Skills for Behavioral Health Providers – Cleveland

October 21 @ 8:30 am - 11:45 am

3 CE 
Pain is now considered a public health crisis. With more than 100 million adults in the U.S. living with pain, “calls to action” have proliferates, all emphasizing the need for enhanced pain training and education across disciplines. Behavioral health providers have an important role in treating and educating the person with pain. This presentation will identify the key issues when working with the person with pain including the major psychosocial factors impacting pain, treatment approaches and special topics such as addiction and chronic pain.
About the Speakers:
Sara Davin,…

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Assessing for Eating Disorders in a General Practice and Knowing When to Refer – Akron

October 21 @ 9:00 am - 12:15 pm

3 CEs, no ethics
Objectives-
1. What are the different types of Eating Disorders, they symptoms, the risk factors, and the statistics?
2. How to assess for Eating Disorders in your general practice; with a client or with parents of a client.
3. How to assess the risks to inform your referrals to different levels of care and what each level entails?
4. Learn Ideas of What to Say and Not Say to Eating Disorder clients or any client and why no matter what you…

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Obesity and Eating Disorders – Cleveland

October 21 @ 1:00 pm - 4:15 pm

3 CE 
Obesity is a national and international epidemic with far reaching health, financial, and population consequences. Psychological aspects of obesity, including the psychological and behavioral contributors to obesity, are important to understanding the disease. In addition, psychological interventions offer incremental value to the multidisciplinary team approach to obesity treatment. This workshop will focus on understanding the psychology of obesity and developing skills in psychological intervention for obesity. In addition, the workshop will highlight the role of the psychologist in treating eating disorders such as Binge Eating Disorder (BED) that are…

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Treatment Modalities for Eating Disorders and the Team Approach – Akron

October 21 @ 1:15 pm - 4:30 pm

3 CEs, no ethics
Objectives-
1. What are the common treatment techniques and resources for eating disorders?
2. Other techniques clients respond to: Shame Resilience/ “Daring Way”, Equine Assisted Psychotherapy, and the Behavioral Decoding Method.
3. Learn the importance of Spiritual Integration
4. Explore Why a Team Approach to Care is Needed
Presented by Tiffany M. Ingersoll, MA, LPCC-S
For over six years Tiffany has been treating individuals and their families to find recovery from Eating Disorders and learn how to maintain recovery. She has sought out…

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Union of Psychology and Spirituality Retreat – Mt. Sterling

October 28 @ 1:30 pm - October 29 @ 4:15 pm

11 CE 
Meditation and Mindfulness: Applications for Psychotherapy and Self-Care
This Retreat is offered for psychologists and other mental health professionals interested in gaining skills and experience in meditation and mindfulness practices and in learning ways to utilize such practices in their clinical work. Extending over one and a half days, the Retreat consists of a series of mindfulness exercises, meditations and discussions of clinical applications including the following sessions listed below.
The Retreat format emphasizes active participation and discussion with less formal lecture. The program is designed to…

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November 2016

Multicultural Diversity and Ethical Clinical Practice for African American Families – Columbus

November 4 @ 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

6 CE Ethics
The Multicultural Diversity Conference will focus on increasing and educating on the issues of cultural competency as it relates to the African American family system. In addition, there will be a focus on development of the participants knowledge, awareness, and skills related to the evolution of multicultural diversity to a modern framework of diversity. The program will highlight the capacity to identify, understand, and respect ethical practices related to African American families. A review and discussion of seminal…

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