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April 2016

DSM-5 and ICD-9/10: Controversies, Ethical Use and Supervision Issues – Cleveland

April 15 @ 8:45 am - 4:00 pm

This workshop summarizes the controversies over DSM-5, the changes from DSM-IV-TR, the role of ICD codes and the ethical use of the manual in light of all the changes. Supervision issues discussed will include training therapists to move between ICD and DSM, HIPAA transition plans for ICD codes, and how to stay focused on quality client care while living through the transition from DSM-IV-TR. Learning Objectives: Upon conclusion of the program, participants will be able to: • Articulate…

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A Person-Centered Approach to Clinical Supervision – Akron

April 15 @ 1:00 pm - 4:15 pm
EMERGE Counseling Services,
900 Mull Avenue
Akron, OH United States
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3 CE available
Supervision Credit available
This workshop is a departure from traditional workshops in clinical supervision where the emphases tend to be on models of counselor development and approaches specific to clinical supervision. Taking the person-centered values of empathy, unconditional positive regard, and congruence, this workshop will teach you how to work with supervisees in a manner that will honor their perspectives and experience and thus maximize their development as counselors. Supervisors are encouraged to “step into the shoes” of their…

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Human Trafficking in Cincinnati – Cincinnati

April 20 @ 8:45 am - 12:00 pm

3.0 CE
This presentation will offer an overview of what human trafficking is, how to identify human trafficking, and victim mindset and the needs of victims.
Erin Meyer, MA,BS began her work with the Anti-Human Trafficking Program at The Salvation Army in Cincinnati at its inception in May of 2012
Bhumika Patel, MA, BA is the Regional Coalition Specialist for End Slavery Cincinnati and the Anti-Human Trafficking Program of the Salvation Army
Event Time (beginning & end) Date: 8:45am 12:00pm Wednesday, April 20, 2016

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Developing Proficiency in Clinical Supervision – Cleveland

April 20 @ 9:00 am - 12:15 pm

This workshop is designed for new and seasoned supervisors to be able to increase their skills, knowledge, and awareness of the practice of clinical supervision. Participants will learn the central principles; roles and responsibilities, and the developmental stages of becoming a supervisor. There will be discussion of practical issues, establishing the supervision contract, and methods and techniques of clinical supervision. The importance of establishing a supervisory alliance will be explored.
Presenter Paula Atwood
Paula V. Atwood is the Vice…

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Part 4: Professional Responsibilities and Legal/ Ethical Issues in Supervision – Hudson

April 22 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

CE: 3 Ethics and 3 Standard
Curriculum includes ethical and legal issues in supervision; regulatory issues including Ohio laws, including supervision laws/rules, professional standards, credentialing processes; route of reporting ethical violations, confidentiality and maintaining professionalism, professional boundaries and how supervision can help clinicians maintain ethical/legal standards.
Event Time (beginning & end) Date: 4/22/16
Venue Name: Clarion Inn and Conference Center
Venue Address, City: Hudson, OH
Venue Phone Number: 3306539191
Provider Name: Paula J. Britton
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Cost: $120
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Managing Boundaries and Confidentiality in the Era of Social Media – Cleveland

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

Social media and other electronic communications have revolutionized social interactions in the 21st century, with the most visible impact on young people. Mental health professionals who wish to practice responsibly need to understand the implications of this revolution for the process of counseling and psychotherapy. Because most mental health professionals are involved in social networking and other online communications with friends and family, it is crucial that we understand the complications such activities can present to our therapeutic work…

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May 2016

Promoting Sleep for Better Functioning – Westlake

May 3 @ 8:45 am - 4:00 pm

Chronic sleep deprivation, even as little as one hour less sleep per night than is needed, has been associated with depression, anxiety, substance abuse, risk-taking, aggression, bullying, sports injuries, diabetes, and more. Given that the most common sleep disorder is a lack of awareness, there is much that mental health and other professionals can do to intervene in this vital determinant of health. This workshop is designed to educate professionals on sleep needs through the lifespan; the most common barriers…

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Brain Health & Cognitive Aging – Cleveland

May 4 @ 9:00 am - 12:15 pm

Brain health is at the forefront of hot topics today across a variety of industries and has received recent attention worldwide and nationally from healthcare providers, practitioners, researchers, and scientists. Brain Health refers to an individual’s ability to: remember, learn, plan, problem-solve, concentrate, and maintain a clear mind. Brain health is conceptualized in terms of cognitive aging including: attention, memory, decision-making, and language perception and comprehension. Cognitive aging is a lifelong process and can have both positive and negative effects…

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Supervision: Balancing Acts – Cleveland

May 10 @ 8:45 am - 4:00 pm

Did you know that employee turnover rates that are too low, or worker empathy that is too high, can signify risk? Good supervisors know the appropriate balances that are required for optimum client and agency outcomes. This workshop is an in-depth exploration of the balancing acts inherent in good supervision, with attention paid to the balance needed to prevent turnover, burnout, vicarious trauma, and cultural incompetence. This program is appropriate for social workers, psychologists, counselors, and…

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Hypnosis for Behavioral Health Professionals – Rootstown

May 12 @ 9:00 am - 5:30 pm
NEOMED Education and Wellness (NEW) Center at Northeast Ohio Medical University,
4211 SR 44
Rootstown, OH 44272 United States

7 CE’s
Introduction to basic concepts of modern medical hypnosis and their application in behavioral health. Topics include nature, depth, indications, contraindications, and applications of hypnosis.
Lecture, demonstration, supervised practice and group discussion of hypnotic induction, deepening and closing techniques, the development and delivery of therapeutic suggestions, use of hypnosis in special situations: place of safety, image rehearsal, ego strengthening, self hypnosis.
Linda Popp, LPCC – Fellow, NBCCH, Diplomate, AAMH, 13 years state psychiatric service, acute receiving and chronic, resocialization populations and 17…

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