Upcoming Medical Conferences in Cedar RapidsSearch Criteria : United States of America Cedar Rapids
Feb 21 - 22, 2020 | Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Rheumatology Association Of Iowa 6th Annual Meeting is organized by Rheumatology Association of Iowa (RAI) and will be held from Feb 21 - 22, 2020 at The Hotel at Kirkwood Center, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Trauma, PTSD & Complicated Grief: Effective Assessments and Immediate Interventions for Children, Adolescents and Adults (Feb 27, 2020)
Feb 27, 2020 | Contact Hours 6.30 | USD $249.99 | Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Trauma, PTSD & Complicated Grief: Effective Assessments and Immediate Interventions for Children, Adolescents and Adults is organized by PESI HealthCare and will be held on Feb 27, 2020 at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Cedar Rapids Convention Complex, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, United States of America. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 6.3 contact hours / 6.25 clock hours of continuing education instruction. Target Audience: • Counselors • Social Workers • Psychologists • Psychiatrists • Case Managers • Therapists • Chaplains • Marriage & Family Therapists • Addiction Counselors • Nurses • Crisis Intervention Specialists • Mental Health Professionals Course Description: Complete this workshop and learn new clinical skills, interventions, and principles to help your clients cope with the challenges of recovering from trauma. Throughout the workshop trauma specialist, Michael S. Prokop, will discuss and integrate the “active ingredients” for “healing trauma” as they are utilized within the Three Stage Consensus Model. Attend and be able to: • Use dozens of practical assessment, diagnosis and intervention strategies • Effectively work with children, adolescents and adults dealing with trauma issues • Implement multisensory interventions to treat the whole person They will be able to implement evidence-based treatment protocols for establishing safety, desensitizing and reprocessing trauma memories, as well as, resolving/reprocessing complicated grief. With these new skills, you will be able to assist your clients in their journey as they “restructure a victim mentally to form a proactive survivor identity”. With this new identity, you will be able to help clients reconnect to self, family, society and dreams! Objectives: • Illustrate the effects of trauma on the structure and function of the brain. • Determine the etiology and potential impact of traumatic stress on the client utilizing multiple assessment strategies. • Develop an assessment plan for a client’s reaction to a traumatic event and develop a viable treatment program. • Analyze how grief, bereavement, and mourning are accounted for in the DSM-5®. • Integrate interventions to assist a client in dealing with the biopsychosocial manifestations of trauma, PTSD, and traumatic grief/complicated mourning. • Discover appropriate evidence-based interventions to assist a client in coping with the physical and psychosocial-spiritual manifestations of trauma.
Mar 23 - 24, 2020 | USD $419.99 | Cedar Rapids, Iowa
2-Day: 2020 Geriatric Conference is organized by PESI HealthCare and will be held from Mar 23 - 24, 2020 at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Cedar Rapids Convention Complex, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as the information is available.
Mar 30, 2020 | CME 6.00 | USD $249.99 | Cedar Rapids, Iowa
The Ultimate Hands-On Wound Care Clinical Lab is organized by PESI HealthCare and will be held on Mar 30, 2020 at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Cedar Rapids Convention Complex, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, United States of America. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 6.3 contact hours / 6.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Target Audience: • Nurses • Nurse Practitioners • Nurse Educators • Physician Assistants • Physical Therapists • Physical Therapist Assistants • Nursing Home Administrators • Occupational Therapists • Occupational Therapy Assistants Course Description: In healthcare facilities across the country, billions of dollars are being spent annually on the treatment of skin care and wound management. You are on the front lines of providing care to patients with a variety of skin and wound conditions, and play a critical role in patient outcomes and your facility’s reimbursement for services. There is no better way to learn all of the skills you need to provide state-of-the-art care for your patients than through Hands-On Clinical Labs. Attend this highly interactive seminar and learn wound care assessment skills by DOING! Through the use of wound care teaching models, wound care expert, Ann Kahl Taylor, will teach you proper wound assessment techniques. The Hands-On Clinical Lab will add a live, hands-on component to learning that will enhance your retention of skills and techniques covered. Practice identification, measurement and the applications of various products on life-like wound care models. These models provide a life-like simulation to allow for improved assessment of a wide variety of commonly-seen wound care presentations, including all stages of pressure ulcers, tissue types, undermining, tunneling, fissure and surgical dehiscence. Objectives: • Distinguish at least 6 tissue types found in chronic wounds. • Identify and differentiate at least 4 wound etiologies. • Compare and contrast 6 terms used to document peri-wound status. • Demonstrate accurate measurement and documentation of wounds, tunneling and undermining, according to the clock method, using a wound teaching model. • Identify and categorize at least 7 dressing types, including the indications for use, precautions and contraindications. • Develop an appropriate dressing/ treatment protocol for a wound, based upon exudate, wound status, and products discussed.