Upcoming Medical Conferences in TowsonSearch Criteria : United States of America Towson
Nov 09, 2019 | Towson, Maryland
Psychopharmacology Update 2019 is organized by Maryland Psychiatric Society, Inc. (MPS) and will be held on Nov 09, 2019 at Conference Center at Sheppard Pratt, Towson, Maryland, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Dec 06, 2019 | CE Hours 6.25 | USD $249.99 | Towson, Maryland
Art Therapy: Creative Interventions for Kids with Trauma, Anxiety, ADHD and More! is organized by PESI HealthCare and will be held on Dec 06, 2019 at Sheraton Baltimore North Hotel, Towson, Maryland, United States of America. This Course has been approved for a maximum of 6.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) / 6.25 hours of continuing education credit. Target Audience: • Counselors • Social Workers • Psychologists • Case Managers • Psychiatrists • School Psychologists • Marriage and Family Therapists • School Counselors • Occupational Therapists and Occupational Therapy Assistants • Educators • Speech-Language Pathologists • Creative Arts Therapists Course Description: Do you have clients who are stuck, repeating the same patterns over and over and you feel like you’re powerless to help them? You know, the ones who repeatedly refuse to listen and don’t stop to think before they act. Or those who refuse to take responsibility for their behaviors and constantly pass blame onto others. Do they leave you feeling stagnant and burnt out in your practice? Do you work with challenging children, teens and families who seem absolutely resistant to every intention you offer? Let me help you, like I have helped other therapists Attend this seminar and learn new innovative interventions to help even your most resistant clients become unstuck. Your day will consist of creative, interactive, hands-on training that will re-energize your work. You will leave with fresh new art strategies and approaches that you can use immediately to engage even your most difficult and challenging clients. Objectives: • Explore art therapy directives to immediately implement into therapy practice to help children regulate their emotions and behavior. • Consider the ethical implications and clinical limitations of using selected art therapy in clinical practice. • Determine the stages of a child's normative development, and identify the indicators suggesting a need for additional clinical support. • Summarize the benefits of utilizing an art therapy approach in assessment, diagnosis, and clinical treatment of mental health disorders. • Develop a plan for introducing art into clinical practice for treatment resistant and challenging children and families. • Determine the neurobiological implications of using art therapy among clients with various diagnoses.
Dec 13, 2019 | Contact Hours 6.30 | USD $249.99 | Towson, Maryland
Ethical Principles in the Practice of Maryland Mental Health Professionals is organized by PESI HealthCare and will be held on Dec 13, 2019 at Sheraton Baltimore North Hotel, Towson, Maryland, United States of America. This Course has been approved for a maximum of 6.3 contact hours / 6.25 hours of continuing education. Target Audience: • Counselors • Social Workers • Psychologists • Case Managers • Addiction Counselors • Therapists • Marriage & Family Therapists • Nurses • Other Mental Health Professionals Course Description: This intermediate level program focuses on ethical, legal, statutory or regulatory policies, guidelines and standards that impact psychological practice and explores the manner by which clinical and ethical issues affect the everyday practice of the mental health professional in Maryland. A licensed and practicing psychologist and attorney, Dr. Allan Tepper’s blend of clinical and legal experience allows for a deeper understanding and interpretation of the rules that govern mental health practice in Maryland and allows the attendee to identify specific state laws that affect and govern their practice. Through lecture, real case examples, a review of references including the APA Ethical Principles of Psychologists and Code of Conduct and the seminar manual with state specific policies and regulations; clinicians attending the course will be able to write policies for their practice, explain the content of medical records requirements and analyze their practices’ compliance with state specific ethical and legal requirements. This course will help the practicing clinician to evaluate their record keeping practices and determine which notes and documents are required for medical records to be compliant. Finally, attendees will discuss the provider’s responsibilities related to confidentiality and duty to warn with both adult and minor populations. Objectives: • Identify specific state and administrative laws that are pertinent to establishing and maintaining an ethical clinical practice. • Write policies on ethical issues such as restraints, seclusion and informed consent that are consistent with state laws and requirements. • Explain which notes, documents, reports, forms, and clinical data constitute an official medical record. • Evaluate your current record-keeping practices in order to ensure compliance with ethical and legal requirements. • List the treatment provider’s responsibilities relating to mental health issues and duty to warn law. • Analyze the legal and ethical considerations for the treatment of minor populations with regard to age of consent, confidentiality and custody concerns.