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Jun 05, 2019 | Contact Ho 6.00 | USD $94 | Greensboro, North Carolina
The Diet Revolution: Neuroprotective & Disease-Modifying Effects is organized by CE International and will be held on Jun 05, 2019 at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Greensboro, Greensboro, North Carolina, United States of America. Who Should Attend: • Pharmacists • Nursing Professionals • Dietitians • Physical Therapy Professionals • Occupational Therapy Professionals • Medical Professionals Accreditation: • Nursing Professionals (all nursing professionals - RN, NP, LPN, etc.)- 6 Contact Hours • Pharmacists - 6 Contact Hours • Registered Dietitians and Diet Technicians - 6 Contact Hours • Physical Therapy Professionals - 6 Contact Hours • Clinical Social Work, Marriage & Family Therapy and Mental Health Counseling - 6 Contact Hours • Occupational Therapy Professionals - 6 Contact Hours Course Description: An increasing number of data demonstrate the utility of various diets in a variety of metabolic diseases and neurodegenerative disorders (NDD). Neurodegenerative diseases are illnesses that affect the brain, specifically neurons. The most common symptoms caused by these diseases include malfunctions in balance, respiration, movement, reflexes, motor skills, or even in heart beat activity. There are various risk factors that influence the incidence of NDD, these can be genetic, or non-genetic factors. Nutrition is the non-genetic factor that has shown the greatest influence on NDD incidence and development. The common factor in most NDD and metabolic diseases is a state of chronic inflammation, which is greatly influenced by nutrition. This course will explore the scientific data connecting diet and disease. Specific diets covered along with their scientific evidence included: the Ketogenic diet, fasting diet protocols, plant-based diets, the Paleo Diet, the Autoimmune Diet Protocol (AIP), the Wahls protocol, Gluten-free, casein-free diets, and the FODMAP diet. This course can be attended either live onsite, live online or on-demand. Objectives: • Explore the role of diet in preventing and treating autoimmune disease (e.g. Autoimmune diet protocol, Paleo diet, the ketogenic diet, Intermittent fasting protocols). • State the relationship between gluten and autoimmune disease (e.g. Hashimoto’s thyroiditis, celiac disease, rheumatoid arthritis, etc.). • Explore research supporting the role of diet in treating and preventing neurodegenerative disorders (e.g. Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s Disease, Multiple Sclerosis). • Identify nutrition strategies that could help normalize intestinal permeability (leaky gut) and reduce inflammation linked to metabolic disease and neurodegenerative disorders. • State the role of the ketogenic diet in neuromuscular and neurodegenerative diseases, diabetes and heart disease. • List the benefits of the Wahl’s protocol in treating Multiple Sclerosis and other autoimmune diseases. • State the evidence for plant-based diets in treating obesity, diabetes and heart disease.
Jun 24, 2019 | USD $229.99 | Greensboro, North Carolina
Trauma & Attachment: Effective Treatment Strategies for Helping Challenging Clients is organized by PESI HealthCare and will be held on Jun 24, 2019 at Sheraton Greensboro at Four Seasons, Greensboro, North Carolina, United States of America. Target Audience • Social Workers • Counselors • Psychologists • Psychotherapists • Therapists • Marriage & Family Therapists • Case Managers • Addiction Counselors • Nurses • Other Mental Health Professionals Course Description: Join internationally-known attachment and trauma therapist, Terry Levy, Ph.D., in this cutting-edge seminar as he teaches you concepts and skills necessary to facilitate positive change with challenging clients with trauma and/or attachment wounds. You will learn effective assessment and therapeutic techniques for children, adults and couples, based on the latest research in neurobiology, trauma and attachment therapy, and resilience. Clinical videos will illustrate how various interventions promote change and healing with the following issues: • Beliefs and attitudes • Attachment security in children and adults • Traumatic emotions, behaviors, mindsets, and brain/biochemistry • Self-regulation • Communication and resilience • Family dynamics Through video case studies, presentation and discussion, you will leave this seminar with practical and effective techniques you can use to help clients achieve symptom reduction, fulfilling lives and meaningful relationships. Course Objectives: • Determine the psychological, social, cognitive, and biological aspects of trauma and attachment disorders as it relates to clinical treatment. • Develop an assessment plan to effectively identify your client’s history of trauma and attachment wounds. • Provide techniques to improve your client’s emotional regulation skills, reframe core beliefs and improve interpersonal skills. • Utilize communication-based methods for conflict management and to promote secure attachment for your clients. • Develop strategies to help your clients achieve posttraumatic growth including the creation of positive personal and relationship goals. • Teach your clients, in-session, how to achieve secure and fulfilling relationships by facilitating attachment security. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Aug 10, 2019 | CME 24.00 | USD $350 | Greensboro, North Carolina
CCA Certification: Education and Exam is organized by North Carolina Chiropractic Association (NCCA) and will be held on Aug 10, 2019 at Sheraton Greensboro at Four Seasons, Greensboro, North Carolina, United States of America. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 18 hours of Online Education and 6 hours of In-Person Education. Course Description: The North Carolina Chiropractic Association (NCCA) is pleased to provide educational opportunities for chiropractic assistants who are seeking certification from the North Carolina Board of Chiropractic Examiners (NCBOCE).The NCCA provides these educational opportunities as a service to assist chiropractic assistants in meeting the educational requirements for certification.The NCCA provides these educational opportunities, after approval by the NCBOE, without any guarantee of success in passing the examination given by the NCBOCE.The NCCA is not responsible for the content of the educational modules and any opinions expressed are those of the instructor, not necessarily those of the NCCA, it’s leaders, or employees. Topics to be covered: • Anatomy • Philosophy • Patient Privacy • Jurisprudence • Best Clinical Practices • and much more! Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Sep 13 - 16, 2019 | Greensboro, North Carolina
American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA) 63rd Annual Conference is organized by American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA) and will be held during Sep 13 - 16, 2019 at Sheraton Greensboro Hotel At Four Seasons, Greensboro, North Carolina, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.