Upcoming Medical Conferences in East LansingSearch Criteria : United States of America East Lansing
Pediatric Manual Medicine Congress by Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine (MSUCOM)
Nov 01 - 03, 2019 | CME 22.00 | USD $1000 | East Lansing, Michigan
Pediatric Manual Medicine Congress is organized by Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine (MSUCOM) and will be held from Nov 01 - 03, 2019 at East Lansing, Michigan, United States of America. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 22 1-A credits. Conference Goals: • To disseminate the rationale and indications of treating common clinical problems in pediatrics using manual medicine • To disseminate the rationale and indications of treating developmental delays using physical therapy and manual therapy. Conference Objectives: The learner will develop the knowledge and palpatory skill necessary to diagnose somatic dysfunction in pediatric patients with symptoms consistent with asthma, latching issues, otitis media, developmental delay, GERD/Colic, torticollis and plagiocephaly. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Nov 08 - 10, 2019 | CME 22.50 | USD $1000 | East Lansing, Michigan
Indirect, Functional Approach to Manual Medicine is organized by Michigan State University (MSU) College of Osteopathic Medicine and will be held from Nov 08 - 10, 2019 at East Lansing, Michigan, United States of America. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 22.5 1-A credit hours. Conference Description: This conference is a tutorial style course with emphasis on hands-on practice. The functional approach was described in the osteopathic literature in the 1950’s. This course was inspired by the work of George Laughlin, D.O., A.T. Still’s grandson. The course offers: indirect treatment options, especially useful in painful or chronic conditions; application of the principles of indirect, functional treatment to all areas of the body; opportunity to improve palpation skills; single treatment for organizing and sequencing manual treatments. Conference Objectives: Upon completion of this course, the participant will be able to • Identify indications, involved mechanisms, and principles of indirect, functional techniques • Demonstrate and practice application of functional technique to vertebral column, ribs, upper and lower extremity and pelvis • Recognize clinical applications of functional techniques • Practice screening for area of gre Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
Nov 16, 2019 | East Lansing, Michigan
2019 Capital Area Chapter Pharmacology Conference is organized by Michigan Council of Nurse Practitioners (MICNP) and will be held on Nov 16, 2019 at Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
Self-Regulation Interventions for Children & Adolescents: Reduce Frustration, Emotional Outbursts & Oppositional Behaviors (Dec 03, 2019)
Dec 03, 2019 | Contact Hours 6.30 | USD $249.99 | East Lansing, Michigan
Self-Regulation Interventions for Children & Adolescents: Reduce Frustration, Emotional Outbursts & Oppositional Behaviors ios organized by PESI HealthCare and will be held on Dec 03, 2019 at East Lansing Marriott At University Place, East Lansing, Michigan, United States of America. This Course has been approved for a maximum of 6.3 contact hours / 6.0 contact hours or .6 CEUs. Target Audience: • Counselors • Social Workers • Psychologists • Psychotherapists • Psychiatrists • Therapists • Marriage and Family Therapists • Speech-Language Pathologists • Teachers • School Guidance Counselors • Case Managers • Nurses • School Administrators • Educational Paraprofessionals • Occupational Therapists and Occupational Therapy Assistants • Other Helping Professionals who Work with Children Course Description: This seminar will help you to better intervene with the challenging child – the one who won’t sit still; doesn’t follow directions; often throws tantrums; or has difficulty waiting for their turn. They react impulsively and have difficulty expressing what they need or what is frustrating them. We know this child is intelligent, caring and kind, but their behavior doesn’t reflect these positive qualities. These are the children who confuse and frustrate parents and who overwhelm teachers and peers. They struggle to meet basic expectations and are dysregulated and unable to succeed socially and academically. Join clinical psychologist Dr. Ehlert and learn how to effectively intervene with emotional and behavioral dysregulation using techniques that address the sensory, language and executive functioning processing deficits that trigger them. Through discussion and hands-on activities, you will learn how to create appropriate behavioral expectations and environments that will help children with High-Functioning Autism, ADHD, Learning Disabilities and Sensory Processing Disorders. Intervene with proven emotional, behavioral and processing strategies that lead to succeed at home, school and with peers! • Recognize the signs of underlying processing deficits that lead to dysregulation • Strategies to improve self-control, social success, emotional regulation and task completion • Strategies to reduce frequency and duration of behavioral and emotional outbursts • Problem-solving strategies to create positive structure and expectations, positive coping and self-regulation • Brain training exercises that will increase self-regulation Course Objectives: • Communicate how sensory, language, and executive skills impairments create fight/flight/freeze and defensive responses that lead to dysregulation and related behavioral issues in children. • Select the appropriate intervention strategies to improve student skills including self-control, social success, emotional regulation and task completion. • Employ behavior modification techniques and problem-solving strategies to diffuse students' escalated and oppositional behavior. • Implement environmental strategies to accommodate children’s processing deficits and emotional regulation needs. • Utilize problem-solving strategies to develop appropriate behavioral expectations and coping mechanisms for improved self-regulation skills in students. • Apply cognitive restructuring strategies to reduce frequency, severity and duration of children’s behavioral and emotional outbursts.
Principles of Manual Medicine Congress by Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine (MSUCOM) (Dec, 2019)
Dec 06 - 09, 2019 | CME 28.00 | USD $1300 | East Lansing, Michigan
Principles of Manual Medicine Congress is organized by Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine (MSUCOM) and will be held from Dec 06 - 09, 2019 at East Lansing, Michigan, United States of America. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 28 1-A credits. Conference Description: This conference is designed for those who have not had any or recent manual medicine clinical exposure. Principles of Manual Medicine is a prerequisite course for all other postgraduate manual medicine courses offered by the Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine. This conference is a combination of didactic, lectures and “hands-on” experience sufficient to understand the principles involved in the diagnosis and treatment of musculoskeletal disorders amenable to manual medicine methods. Emphasis will be placed on the integration of manual medicine into total health care. Conference Objectives: Upon completion of this course, the participant will • list principles of diagnosis of vertebral, rib, pelvic and extremity motion and dysfunction • recognize clear indications for treatment of the musculoskeletal system using manual medicine techniques • describe principles and practical application of manual medicine using muscle energy, myofascial, mobilization with impulse, articulatory and functional techniques • will be able to assess and perform basic manual medicine techniques. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Dec 09, 2019 | Contact Hours 6.30 | USD $249.99 | East Lansing, Michigan
Michigan Legal and Ethical Issues for Mental Health Clinicians is organized by PESI HealthCare and will be held on Dec 09, 2019 at Marriott East Lansing at University Place, East Lansing, Michigan, United States of America. This Conference has been approved for a maximum of 6.3 contact hours / 6.25 hours of continuing education credits. Target Audience: • Counselors • Social Workers • Psychologists • Case Managers • Addiction Counselors • Therapists • Marriage & Family Therapists • Nurses • Other Mental Health Professionals Course Description: Join Susan Lewis, psychologist and attorney, for this must-attend seminar that will prepare you for litigation issues which can put your client, your license and your practice at risk. You will learn how to structure your practice to limit exposure of risk, as well as discover simple records, notes and actions that will protect you in the event of a complaint. Susan will provide you with the following take-home tools to minimize risk: Updates on HIPAA and Michigan laws and regulations Risk management strategies How to minimize litigation dilemmas, complaints and malpractice actions Best practices in the professional relationship, informed consent and office policies You will learn through problem-solving discussions that are representative of actual ethical decisions you encounter in your clinical practice. The blending of Susan’s experience as a lawyer, work within the court system and extensive clinical experience makes her a hands-on, knowledgeable instructor! Objectives: • Communicate how to minimize litigation dilemmas, licensing complaints and malpractice actions. • Describe the legal and ethical considerations for the treatment of minor populations in • Michigan with regard to age of consent, confidentiality and custody concerns. • Communicate how an understanding of common boundary and dual relationship issues/dilemmas can help you maintain appropriate relationships with your clients. • Recognize ethical challenges you should consider when responding to subpoenas that request disclosure of client records. • Analyze the limits of confidentiality as it relates to duty to warn law in Michigan. • Articulate how risk management strategies regarding technology can keep client information secure and avoid violating HIPAA. Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
Jun 13 - 14, 2020 | USD $575 | East Lansing, Michigan
The Basics of Sacroiliac Mobilization is organized by Great Lakes Seminars (GLS) and will be held from Jun 13 - 14, 2020 at Lansing, Michigan, United States of America. Course Description: The greatest strength of this class is its ability to simplify a seemingly complex region of the body and give the clinician a set of tools to use with confidence on Monday morning. This class is evidence based and demonstrates both theoretically and with specific case examples how the pelvis contributes to low back pain in patients. A unique aspect of this course is how it clarifies often ambiguous treatments with the pelvis; giving both new and seasoned clinicians a more comprehensive way of treating the pelvis. As with all of our manual therapy courses, this seminar will follow a progression of principles and reinforce them throughout the 16 hours, is at least 75% hands-on lab, and will give the clinician hands-on skills they use immediately upon their return to the clinical setting. Course Objectives: At the completion of this seminar, the participant will be able to: • Independently discuss rationale for sacroiliac mobilization. • Independently and correctly perform a sacroiliac evaluation to determine dysfunction. • Correctly perform multiple movement dysfunction tests to ascertain the side of dysfunction • Correctly palpate the landmarks of the pelvis to ascertain the type of dysfunction present in the pelvic girdle • Demonstrate the ability to follow the correct order of treatment in the pelvis to best correct dysfunction • Demonstrate correct application of specific mobilizations Topics Covered: • Review of pertinent anatomy • Introduction and review of biomechanics of the sacroiliac joint and how it will be assessed • Palpation of bony structures—this will be reviewed throughout the course • Diagnostic testing—static and motion assessment • Treatment of pubic dysfunction • Treatment of iliosacral dysfunction flares, rotations & slips • Treatment of sacroilial dysfunction sacrum • Review of each assessment and treatment technique • Application to specific clinical situations Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.