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Oct 22, 2019 | CE Credits 6.00 | Fort Wayne, Indiana
Reasoning with Unreasonable People: Focus on Disorders of Emotion Regulation is organized by Institute for Brain Potential (IBP) and will be held on Oct 22, 2019 at Ramada Plaza Fort Wayne Hotel & Conference Center, Fort Wayne, Indiana, United States of America. Accreditation: Nurses: Institute for Brain Potential (IBP) is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. This program provides 6 contact hours for nurses. Psychologists: Institute for Brain Potential is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Institute for Brain Potential maintains responsibility for this program and its content. This program is 6 CE credits. Counselors & Marriage and Family Therapists: This program provides 6 clock hours. Social Workers: Social workers participating in this course will receive 6 clinical continuing education clock hours. Social Work Practice Level: Intermediate. Chemical Dependency Professionals: Institute for Brain Potential is approved by the NAADAC Approved Education Provider Program, Provider #102949. This program provides 6 continuing education hours (CEHs). Pharmacists and Pharmacy Technicians: Institute for Brain Potential is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. This knowledge-based activity provides 6 contact hours (.6 CEUs). Dental Professionals: This program is 6 CE hours. Occupational Therapists: Institute for Brain Potential is an American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA) Approved Provider, #6050. The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA. This program provides 0.6 AOTA CEUs or 6 contact hours. Content Level: Intermediate. Content Focus: Domain of OT (Performance Skills) and Professional Issues (Supervision). Nursing Home Administrators: Institute for Brain Potential is a Certified Sponsor of professional continuing education with the NAB and has approved this program for 6 clock hours under its sponsor agreement with NAB/NCERS. Physical Therapists: Institute for Brain Potential is approved as a provider of physical therapy continuing education by Physical Therapy Board of California. The Indiana Physical Therapy Committee accepts courses from the providers approved by the PT licensing boards of other states. This program provides 6 contact hours. Speech-language Pathologists: Institute for Brain Potential is approved as a provider of CE by CA Speech-Language Pathology & Audiology Board (SLPAB). The Indiana Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology Board accepts courses from the providers approved by the Speech-Language Pathology &Audiology licensing boards of other states. This program provides 6 contact hours Massage Therapists: Institute for Brain Potential is approved by NCBTMB as a CE Approved Provider, #450939-09. This course provides NCBTMB-approved 6 CE hours of Advanced Science credit. Case Managers: This program has been pre-approved by the Commission for Case Manager Certification to provide 6 CE contact hours to CCM® board certified case managers. Physician Assistants: This educational activity provides 6 hours of Category 2 CME credits. Dietitians: IBP is a Continuing Professional Education (CPE) Accredited Provider with the Commission on Dietetic Registration(CDR). Registered dietitians (RDs) and dietetic technicians, registered (DTRs) willreceive 6 CPEUs for completion of this program. Allied Health Professions: Naturopathic Physicians, Veterinarians, Prosthetists, Orthotists, and Chiropractors receive a Certificate of Completion for this 6-hour program. Please contact your regulatory board to determine course approval. Educators: educators in IN can earn 7.5 PGPs for successfully completing this program.
Nov 06, 2019 | Fort Wayne, Indiana
IOS 2019 Symposia Series is organized by Association of Community Cancer Centers (ACCC) and will be held on Nov 06, 2019 at Sycamore Hills Golf Club, Fort Wayne, Indiana, United States of America. Target Audience: Physicians, nurses, allied health professionals, fellows, and all members of the multidisciplinary cancer care team Course description: Overview of the Trump Administration Drug Pricing Reform Blueprint, to gain a deeper understanding of insider perspectives on the future of drug pricing, learn about federal supplemental intiatives to American Patients First-including increasing generic drug competition, changes in Medicare Part D, and legislation to ban pharmacy gag clauses-and explore their impact on various stakeholders and the healthcare market. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Self-Regulation in Children: Keeping the Body, Mind and Emotions on Task in Children with Autism, ADHD or Sensory Disorders (Dec 03, 2019)
Dec 03, 2019 | Contact Hours 6.00 | USD $249.99 | Fort Wayne, Indiana
Self-Regulation in Children: Keeping the Body, Mind and Emotions on Task in Children with Autism, ADHD or Sensory Disorders is organized by PESI HealthCare and will be held on Dec 03, 2019 at Ramada Plaza Fort Wayne Hotel & Conference Center, Fort Wayne, Indiana, United States of America. This Conference has been approved for a maximum of 6.25 clock hours / 6.0 contact hours. Target Audience: • Occupational Therapists • Occupational Therapy Assistants • Educators • Speech-Language Pathologists • Counselors • Psychologists • Social Workers • Marriage & Family Therapists • Physical Therapists • Physical Therapist Assistants Description: Children with Sensory Processing Disorders, ADHD or autism have much in common. They are challenged with physical problems that affect their ability to focus and can also cause them to be emotionally reactive. Children who have trouble self-regulating throughout the day are missing out on typical childhood experiences in school, on the playground and with their families. They have difficulty making and keeping friends. This workshop looks at the underlying factors of poor self-regulation and how they affect the child. The course emphasizes practical interventions! You will walk away with effective strategies for creating simple but effective programs in clinical, school and home settings: • Sensory therapy techniques • Simple self-management and video modeling programs • Sensory lifestyle programs • First-person stories • Energy regulation techniques • Communication methods • Transition strategies • Behavioral strategies Objectives: • Differentiate between symptoms of sensory modulation disorders, ADHD and autism to determine appropriate self-regulation interventions. • Modify clinical treatments for Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD) to be utilized in school or home settings. • Design a sensory lifestyle program using readily-found items to improve self-regulation skills in your young clients. • Incorporate elements of first-person stories and transitional activities into your SPD intervention plan. • Recommend cognitive strategies to address symptoms of ADHD, including hyperactivity and impulsivity. • Implement role plays and video modeling interventions to target appropriate self-management skills. • Utilize communication strategies that provide emotional control for children with ASD.
Dec 11, 2019 | Contact Hours 6.30 | USD $249.99 | Fort Wayne, Indiana
Psychopharmacology in Plain English is organized by PESI HealthCare and will be held on Dec 11, 2019 at Ramada Plaza Fort Wayne Hotel & Conference Center, Fort Wayne, Indiana, United States of America. This Course has been approved for a maximum of 6.3 contact hours / 6.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s). Target Audience: • Counselors • Social Workers • Psychologists • Psychotherapists • Case Managers • Marriage & Family Therapists • Nurses • Nurse Practitioners • Clinical Nurse Specialists • Addiction Counselors • Pharmacists • Occupational Therapists • Occupational Therapy Assistants • Other Mental Health & HealthCare Professionals Course Description: Does this sound familiar? Your clients are taking multiple psychotropic medications prescribed by different health care professionals. You watch as prescriptions stream in from psychiatrists, family physicians, nurse practitioners, and others, and you discover that your clients have no idea who wrote which prescription or why they are even taking the medication. You realize that despite the confusion, you still have a responsibility to know your clients’ symptoms and reactions to medications, and to coordinate their care. Dr. Kenneth Carter shares practical and useful information that you need to advocate for your clients. You will get the latest information on antidepressants, anti-anxiety medications, medications for insomnia, and others. You will take a close look at the ethical decisions that accompany their use. You will leave better prepared to communicate with your clients as well as the prescribers, as Dr. Carter instructs you on how the medications work, their benefits, and the side effects and dangerous reactions associated with them. Objectives: • Define the proper role of mental health professionals who treat clients receiving both psychotherapeutic medications and psychotherapy. • Explore specific ethical issues and resolutions related to communicating with clients and prescribing professionals about psychotropic medications. • Explain the neurotransmitter systems and neuroanatomy underlying the biological basis for mental disorders and pharmacotherapy. • Describe the major classes of drugs used to treat mental disorders and which mental disorders are appropriately treated with each class of drugs. • Explore psychotropic medication treatment options for clients with Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder. • Analyze the role that half-life plays in the efficacy of insomnia medications prescribed for clients.
Apr 23, 2020 | USD $249.99 | Fort Wayne, Indiana
Challenging Geriatric Behaviors is organized by PESI HealthCare and will be held on Apr 23, 2020 at Hilton Garden Inn Fort Wayne, Fort Wayne, Indiana, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.