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October 6, 2014

SAB Series: An Introduction to Sexual Pathology Part 1 – Columbus

Instructor: Bradley Hedges, Ph.D.(http://www.mopsohio.com/trainer-bios.html)

CE/CEU’s: 6

Program Description:

Sexual Abuse affects a large percentage of the clients seen in the Community Mental Health system, with sexual offenders comprising approximately two percent of all people in the general community and represents a much higher number of people who present to outpatient mental health clinics. Understanding where sexually aggressive behavior comes from and understanding what to do about it is important for all mental health practitioners. This two day training provides the groundwork for understanding sexual pathology and introduces intervention strategies.

Goals:

Recognize the difference between normal and abnormal sexual behavior
Increase understanding of sexually abusive behavior and the various factors that contribute to it.

Objectives:

Participants will be able to verbally define “abnormal” sexual behavior from a legal, social, mental health, personal and statistical perspective.
Participants will differentiate normal sexual behavior from abnormal sexual behavior.
Participants will successfully explain the various dynamics that drive sexually abusive behavior.
When presented with case studies, participants will be able to
1) Apply the concept of culpability

2) Categorize sexual behavior as normative, of concern, or abusive

3) Determine the range of sexual behavior

Participants will accurately explain the etiology of sexual abuse and apply it to case examples
Participants will be able to explain the origins of SORN and its’, discuss the risks and benefits associated with the process of classification and correctly identify criteria associated with registration determination.

Workshop Outline:

Day 1 – Theoretical

Normal vs. abnormal sexuality
Developmental sexuality
Why do they do it?
Understanding the legal implications

Participants: Counselors, Social Workers, Psychologists

Prerequisites: In order to register for this training, participants MUST also register for Introduction to Sexual Pathology, Part II.

To register for the event: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/introduction-to-community-mental-health-registration-11902997185

Last day of registration: Friday, October 3, 2014

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Start: October 6, 2014 9:00 am
End: October 6, 2014 4:00 pm
Venue: Mid-Ohio Psychological Services, Inc
Phone: 614-751-0042
Address:
2238 South Hamilton Rd Suite 200, Columbus, OH, 43232, United States
Cost: 60

October 7, 2014

SAB Series: An Introduction to Sexual Pathology, Part II – Columbus

Instructor: Bradley Hedges, Ph.D. (http://www.mopsohio.com/trainer-bios.html)

CE/CEU’s: 6

Program Description: Sexual Abuse affects a large percentage of the clients seen in the Community Mental Health system, with sexual offenders comprising approximately two percent of all people in the general community and represents a much higher number of people who present to outpatient mental health clinics. Understanding where sexually aggressive behavior comes from and understanding what to do about it is important for all mental health practitioners. This two day training provides the groundwork for understanding sexual pathology and introduces intervention strategies.

Goals: Gain a general understanding of intervention strategies, including supervision and treatment options. Appreciate the ethical concepts involved in assessment, intervention and treatment. Understand cultural implications and considerations.

Objectives: Participants will name the 4 phases of treatment and will identify the corresponding clinical tasks associated with each phase of treatment. Explain the difference between clinical and actuarial assessment. Discuss and evaluate the role of environmental control as a component of treatment/intervention. Using a case study identify criminogenic needs and cultural factors and discuss their influence on the decision to reunify.

Workshop Outline: Day 2 – Practical – Working the phases of intervention
Disclosure/initiation
Assessment
Intervention
Case closure/reunification

Participants: Counselors, Social Workers, Psychologists

Prerequisites: Anyone registering for this training MUST also register and attend SAB Series: Understanding Sexual Pathology, Part I.

To register for the event: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/sab-series-an-introduction-to-sexual-pathology-part-ii-registration-12023860691

Last day of registration: Friday, October 3,2014

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Start: October 7, 2014 9:00 am
End: October 7, 2014 4:00 pm
Venue: Mid-Ohio Psychological Services
Phone: 614-751-0042
Address:
2238 South Hamilton Rd Suite 200, Columbus, OH, 43232, United States
Cost: 60

October 13, 2014

Developmental Approach to Parenting Interventions: Early Childhood – Columbus

Instructor: Kimberly Blair, MA, LPCC-S (http://www.mopsohio.com/trainer-bios.html)
CE/Us: 4 for Ohio Counselors, Social Workers, Psychologists
Course Description: This four hour training is designed to aid in how to successfully work with adults in order to improve their parenting skills. Additionally, it will aid professionals in considering the process of normal early child development (birth-12 years old) and gaining knowledge to assist clients in adapting parenting skills to children as they progress through various developmental milestones. Through the use of instruction, practical activities, and collaborative discussion, participants will gain an understanding of normal child development, understanding parenting interventions and appropriate parenting skills for early childhood developmental levels.
Increase knowledge of parenting challenges and gain insight
Increase knowledge on parenting interventions and gain tools to help assist clients with improving their parenting skills
Objectives: Gain basic understanding of early child development in the social, emotional, intellectual and physical context. Understand basic early childhood parenting skills and apply interventions to clincial practice
Workshop Outline:
Early Childhood Developmental Levels
Parenting Skills, Considerations, Interventions
Provider Challenges working with Parents
Reasons for Parenting Struggles
Parenting Styles
What is Parent Training?: Why is parent training important? Why might someone need parent training? Who are the referral sources for parent training?
Assessment
Treatment Planning
Interventions: Observation, Positive Parenting, Positive Reinforcement, Praise, Instruction, Time-Outs, Planned Ignoring, Natural and Logical Consequences, Use of behavioral data for the parent and for the child, Being a Consistent Parent, Success Factors of Parent Training
Participants: Counselors, Social Workers, Psychologists, and other trained others in the Mental Health Field
Level: Introductory
To register for the event: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/developmental-approach-to-parenting-interventions-early-childhood-registration-12096070673
Last day of registration: Friday, October 10, 2014

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Start: October 13, 2014 9:00 am
End: October 13, 2014 1:00 pm
Venue: Mid-Ohio Psychological Services
Phone: 614-751-0042
Address:
2238 South Hamilton Rd Suite 200, Columbus, OH, 43232, United States
Cost: 40

October 24, 2014

Part 3: Management and Administration: Supervisory Issues – Hudson

6 CE’s for Part 3 (24 CE’s for entire series)
This four-part training is designed for mental health professionals working towards becoming a supervisor or who are already supervising. Workshops are didactic and experiential. Participants may pick and choose or take all four workshops in the series. All workshops are approved for supervision CE hours by the Ohio Chemical Dependency Professionals Board, The State of Ohio CSWMFT board, OPA-MCE. Participants may pick and choose or take all four workshops in the series
Part 3: Management and Administration: Supervisory Issues covers organizational processes and procedures for supervisee recordkeeping, reporting and monitoring of supervisees cases, Ohio laws and professional standards, agency or institutional policies and procedures, roles and responsibilities of supervisors and supervisees, multiple roles of supervisors, strategies to help supervisees advance to optimum performance, productivity and job satisfaction, and preventing burnout.

Presenter: Paula J. Britton, Ph.D.
Paula is a professor in the Clinical Mental Health Counseling program at John Carroll University. She is a licensed psychologist and a PCC-S, with over thirty years of diverse clinical experience including an administrator and supervisor in a family service agency, a project director of a large research grant, and a clinician in a private practice. She has given over 100 local, state, and national professional presentations and workshops in the areas of supervision and ethics as well as authoring numerous publications. Additionally, she is a supervisor of master level therapists in private practice, doctoral interns, and practicum/Internship students.

Questions? Email info@paulabritton.com or for more information or to sign up visit www.paulabritton.com

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Start: October 24, 2014 8:30 am
End: October 24, 2014 3:35 pm
Venue: Clarion Inn & Conference Center
Phone: 330-653-9191
Address:
6625 Dean Memorial Pkwy, Hudson, OH, 44236, United States
Cost: $120.00

October 24, 2014 – October 26, 2014

Isolation to Intimacy: Working with Shame and Belonging – Cleveland

CE: 11
Ethics: No
Description: Many of us live with a sense of overwhelm that is interpersonal, social, economic and environmental — a sense that we can never do enough to address urgent needs in our world. Many of our most challenging aspirations result in disappointment and collapsed dreams. Some of our most difficult limiting behaviors developed in a felt sense of isolation from our world. These include a sense that we should be able to solve our problems, ought to stop needing the help and approval of others, must initiate the changes we long for in our lives and in the world on our own. These shameful feelings are generated in a context that undervalues cooperation and shared vulnerability.
Presenters: Deborah Ullman, MA is editor and co-director of GestaltPress, published and distributed by Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group. She practices as a clinician, coach, trainer, and bodyworker in Orleans, MA on Cape Cod where her work is grounded in evolutionary psychology, relational Gestalt theory and shame and belonging work. Deborah has authored and edited many articles, and the collections The Gendered Field and Co-Creating the Field with Gordon Wheeler. Her history in broadcasting includes hosting a TV talk show exploring transformational world views. Deb co-chairs the CTR Psychology Council conference series “Evolution of Gestalt” as Esalen Institute. She is a Professional Associate of GISC and co-chairs the Summer Series in Personal Growth and Exploration. Carol Swanson, LSW is the co-director of the Portland Gestalt Training Institute. She has trained in Gestalt therapy for over 30 years. Originally, she studied with Isadore From, known as the “dean of Gestalt therapy”. Carol also studied at the Gestalt Therapy Institute of Los Angeles, and was a trainer assistant in their local program and their European Residential Program for four years. She has studied extensively with Lynne Jacobs, integrating the influences of self psychology and contemporary analytic thinking with Gestalt therapy.
Registration Deadline: October 23, 2014

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Start: October 24, 2014 6:00 pm
End: October 26, 2014 12:30 pm
Venue: Gestalt Institute of Cleveland
Phone: 2164210468
Address:
1588 Hazel Drive, Cleveland, OH, 44106, United States
Cost: 275.00

November 14, 2014

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

Part 4 is approved for 6 CE’s and is approved for Ethics. The entire series is 24 CE’s

This four-part training is designed for mental health professionals working towards becoming a supervisor or who are already supervising. Workshops are didactic and experiential. Participants may pick and choose or take all four workshops in the series. All workshops are approved for supervision CE hours by the Ohio Chemical Dependency Professionals Board, The State of Ohio CSWMFT board, OPA-MCE, and part 4 is also approved by CSWMFT and the OPA-MCE for the ethics CEU’s

Part 4 Professional Responsibilities & Legal/Ethical Issues in Supervision 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.

Presenter: Paula J. Britton, Ph.D.
Paula is a professor in the Clinical Mental Health Counseling program at John Carroll University. She is a licensed psychologist and a PCC-S, with over thirty years of diverse clinical experience including an administrator and supervisor in a family service agency, a project director of a large research grant, and a clinician in a private practice. She has given over 100 local, state, and national professional presentations and workshops in the areas of supervision and ethics as well as authoring numerous publications. Additionally, she is a supervisor of master level therapists in private practice, doctoral interns, and practicum/Internship students.

Questions? Email info@paulabritton.com or for more information or to sign up visit www.paulabritton.com

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Start: November 14, 2014 8:30 am
End: November 14, 2014 3:35 pm
Venue: Clarion Inn & Conference Center
Phone: 330-653-9191
Address:
6625 Dean Memorial Pkwy, Hudson, OH, 44236, United States
Cost: $120.00