Upcoming Medical Conferences in MaconSearch Criteria : United States of America Macon
Jan 16, 2019 | CME 6.00 | USD $229.99 | Macon, Georgia
Smart But Scattered: Executive Dysfunction at Home and at School is organized by PESI HealthCare and will be held on Jan 16, 2019 at Macon Marriott City Center, Macon, Georgia, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is Counselors, Social Workers, Psychologists, Therapists, Marriage and Family Therapists, Speech-Language Pathologists, Teachers, School Guidance Counselors, Case Managers, Nurses, School Administrators, Educational Paraprofessionals, Occupational Therapists, Occupational Therapy Assistants, Other Helping Professionals who Work with Children. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 6.0 Contact Hours. Conference Description: Children who have deficient executive skills often have trouble getting started on tasks, get distracted easily, lose papers or assignments and forget to hand in homework. They make careless mistakes, put off work until the last minute and have no sense of time urgency. Workspaces are disorganized and teachers often refer to their backpacks or lockers as “black holes.” Often considered chronic underachievers, these children are at risk for academic failure as well as emotional and behavioral difficulties. Leave this seminar with a set of tools that includes strategies for task/environmental modifications, skill development through cognitive/behavioral techniques and creation of incentive systems. You will be able to give teachers and parents a means for developing and improving the following: • organization • time management • impulse control • goal-directed persistence • executive skills critical for independent functioning Conference Objectives: • Assess the relationship between the executive skills and brain development/function in relation to assessment and treatment planning. • Recommend strategies to accommodate and strengthen weak planning and organizational skill, to improve client level of functioning. • Explore assessment tools used to identify deficits in executive functioning to better inform your choice of treatment interventions. • Determine how executive skills impact performance and activities of daily living at home and school for the purpose of client psychoeducation. • Utilize environmental modification strategies to support deficits in executive skills thus improving treatment outcomes. • Implement strategies that transition children from being externally prompted to internally regulated.
Apr 12, 2019 | Macon, Georgia
Georgia Dental Hygienists' Association (GDHA) Course is organized by Georgia Dental Hygienists' Association (GDHA) and will be held on Apr 12, 2019 at Macon, Georgia, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Focus on the Rib Cage for Improvement in Respiration, Phonation, Postural Control, and Movement Course
Jun 21 - 23, 2019 | CME 17.25 | Macon, Georgia
Focus on the Rib Cage for Improvement in Respiration, Phonation, Postural Control, and Movement Course is organized by Neuro-Developmental Treatment Association (NDTA) and will be held from Jun 21 - 23, 2019 at Medical Center Navicent Health, Macon, Georgia, United States of America. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 17.25 Credits. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.