Upcoming Medical Conferences in BrentwoodSearch Criteria : United States of America Brentwood
Jan 07 - 08, 2019 | CE 12.60 | USD $439.99 | Brentwood, Tennessee
2019 Psychopharmacology 2-Day Conference is organized by PESI HealthCare and will be held from Jan 07 - 08, 2019 at Hilton Brentwood/Nashville Suites, Brentwood, Tennessee, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is Counselors, Social Workers, Psychologists, Psychotherapists, Case Managers, Marriage & Family Therapists, Physicians, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Clinical Nurse Specialists, Addiction Counselors, Pharmacists, Occupational Therapists, Occupational Therapy Assistants, Other Mental Health & HealthCare Professionals. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 12.6 Contact Hours. Conference Description: This conference allows time for exploration of underrepresented areas, including ADHD, substance use disorders and psychopharmacological ethics. Take home specialized guidelines for geriatrics, and clients with chronic pain. Discuss how the DSM-5® and the Affordable Healthcare Law have impacted prescribing patterns and the use of psychotropics in newly defined diagnoses. In addition to a general ‘nuts and bolts’ review of medications, you will examine case examples, discuss medication controversies and how to effectively collaborate with prescribing practitioners. You will find this conference to have the most up-to-date medication information and how to use it most effectively with your client. Conference Objectives: • Analyze the historical antecedents of psychopharmacological products and their relation to today’s psychotropic medications. • Designate the mechanism of action of today’s psychotropic medications and how it relates to your clients. • Breakdown the process of medication selection and receptor activation//blocking for specific disorders. • Communicate the side effects including nutritional, cognitive, sexual, and behavioral associated with psychotropic medications. • Specify how medications are chosen for mood disorders and specific patient characteristics. • Compile medication treatment options for your clients with ADHD. • Determine the unique medication considerations for geriatric clients. • Determine acute and chronic pain and methods of treatment. • Analyze future trends, including preventing side effects vs. managing side effects. • Establish ethical issues specifically relating to the child and adolescent population as it relates to clinical psychopharmacology. • Apply traditional standards (autonomy, beneficence, nonmaleficence, confidentiality, veracity) of ethical behavior to issues peculiar to the practice of clinical psychopharmacology. • Explore specific ethical issues and their resolve to the everyday practice of clinical psychopharmacology.
Mar 29 - 31, 2019 | CME 26.00 | Brentwood, Tennessee
3-Day Physician Assistant PANCE/PANRE Review Course is organized by CME Resources, Inc and will be held from Mar 29 - 31, 2019 at Four Points by Sheraton Nashville - Brentwood, Brentwood, Tennessee, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is Physician assistants. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 26 hours of AAPA Category 1 (pre-approved) CME Credits. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Apr 25 - 26, 2019 | USD $439.99 | Brentwood, Tennessee
Certified Clinical Trauma Professional: Two-Day Trauma Competency Conference is organized by PESI HealthCare and will be held from Apr 25 - 26, 2019 at Hilton Brentwood/Nashville Suites, Brentwood, Tennessee, United States of America. Target Audience: • Counselors • Social Workers • Psychologists • Case Managers • Addiction Counselors • Therapists • Marriage & Family Therapists • Nurses • Other Mental Health Professionals Course Description: The successful resolution of traumatic stress can be simple. Studies indicate that there are four key elements to effective trauma treatment. When you accomplish these four key elements in treatment with your clients, you will be able to reduce their symptoms and improve clinical outcomes. Attend this conference and you will walk away with a step-by-step four-stage framework for navigating essential elements of trauma treatment with your traumatized clients. The essential elements are common to all evidence-based trauma treatments, you will learn how you can integrate this framework with your current approach or methodology to make your trauma treatment even more effective! This trauma competency training can transform your clinical practice and help improve your trauma treatment outcomes, just as it has for other clinicians around the world. Course Objectives: • Examine the nature of traumatic stress, grief, & loss and their sequelae. • Analyze the clinical application of various theoretical treatment models for traumatic stress, grief & loss. • Evaluate traumatic stress, grief & loss from biochemical, psychological, social & spiritual perspectives in order to improve clinical outcomes. • Examine the clinical research that supports the imperative factors that influence the efficacy of trauma treatment. • Assess the comorbidity of traumatic stress in other diagnoses, including personality disorders and Dissociative Identity Disorder, and identify appropriate treatment Interventions. • Provide psychoeducation and cognitive restructuring techniques for maximizing client engagement and participation in early stages of treatment. • Determine the efficacy of self-regulation skills as a preliminary treatment intervention for trauma. • Articulate the 10 core competencies of traumatic stress, grief and loss and specify the clinical application of each. • Incorporate clinical interventions and techniques for the initial assessment, safety and stabilization phase of treatment as well as the remembrance and mourning phases of trauma treatment. • Examine the potential clinical limitations and benefits of completing a needs assessment for better progress in treatment. • Develop clinical skills to support and facilitate recovery from complicated bereavement in clients. • Incorporate CBT skills to promote the development of stability, self-efficacy, anxiety management, and relational capacities in traumatized clients. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.