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Mental Health Issues in the Classroom: Practical Strategies for Helping Children and Adolescents Succeed (Dec 10, 2019)
Dec 10, 2019 | Contact Hours 6.30 | USD $249.99 | Lynnwood, Washington
Mental Health Issues in the Classroom: Practical Strategies for Helping Children and Adolescents Succeed is organized by PESI HealthCare and will be held on Dec 10, 2019 at Embassy Suites by Hilton Seattle North Lynnwood, Lynnwood, Washington, 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: • Speech-Language Pathologists • Speech-Language Pathology Assistants • Teachers & Paraprofessionals • School Counselors • School Psychologists • School Administrators • School Social Workers • Marriage & Family Therapists • Nurses • Occupational Therapists • Occupational Therapy Assistants • Addiction Professionals • Probation Officers • All professionals working in child care settings, therapy settings, treatment programs, hospitals, juvenile justice facilities, foster care, and more Course Description: Join child/adolescent behavioral expert, Dr. Margery J. Shupe, LPCC-S, and learn how to best manage the students at your school diagnosed with Oppositional Defiant Disorder (ODD), Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), mood disorders, anxiety and depression. You will walk away with concrete, yet practical, strategies to successfully intervene with their serious behavioral issues, such as: • Anger and outbursts • Cutting and self-injury • Defiance • Impulsivity • Sensory issues • Meltdowns and tantrums • Obsessive compulsive • Truancy • Rigidity • Electronic addiction Through case studies, video clips and dynamic class discussion you will learn: • 30 second teacher strategies to manage challenging and disruptive behaviors • New ways to reduce the costs of out-of-district placements • How to engage students in class, increase productivity and reduce truancy • Behavioral assessments and strategies for the IEP team • Side-effects of common psychotropic medications • How skill deficits from mental health conditions create behavioral difficulties • Characteristics of at-risk students’ mental health problems • Strategies to gain collaboration with clinicians • Leave the day with the “magic dust” you have been looking for to expedite rapid and effective changes in these children and adolescents! Objectives: • Articulate how behavioral-driven choices differ from mental health-driven behaviors and • characterize how these differences inform your choice of intervention. • Communicate the effective uses of medications and potential side effects that can appear as misbehaviors. • Implement various school-based strategies, used in collaboration with community clinicians, to intervene when behavioral issues arise from mental health conditions. • Determine effective positive behavior support strategies to successfully discipline the special needs child. • Discriminate how IDEA relates to mental health issues and discipline. • Apply communication techniques that create a climate for success inside and outside the classroom.
Autism: De-Escalate Meltdowns and Diffuse Explosive Behaviors in Children and Adolescents (Jan 23, 2020)
Jan 23, 2020 | Contact Hours 6.00 | USD $249.99 | Lynnwood, Washington
Autism: De-Escalate Meltdowns and Diffuse Explosive Behaviors in Children and Adolescents is organized by PESI HealthCare and will be held on Jan 23, 2020 at Homewood Suites by Hilton Lynnwood Seattle Everett, WA, Lynnwood, Washington, United States of America. This course has been approved for a maximum of 6.0 contact hours. Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
Mar 13 - 14, 2020 | Lynnwood, Washington
Diabetes Update for Primary Care is organized by University of Washington School of Medicine (UWSOM) Continuing Medical Education (CME) held from Mar 13 - 14, 2020 at Lynnwood Convention Center, Lynnwood, Washington, United States of America. Overview: This is a comprehensive 1.5-day course on diabetes geared toward primary care providers. There is an immense need for provider education as the incidence of diabetes in the general population reaches 10%; primary care clinics carry the major burden of these patients. Didactic lectures and interactive workshops offered in this program will provide key information on current classification of diabetes, glycemic targets, as well as effective diagnostic and management strategies using available therapeutic modalities. Important highlights of this course include an update on the cardiovascular outcome trials of pharmacologic agents for diabetes and cost-effective disease management. Current therapies in obesity, management of diabetic kidney disease and cardiovascular disorders in diabetes will be reviewed. Offerings also include workshops which provide interactive case discussions on medical nutrition therapy, effective use of oral and injectable agents, preparing patients for surgery/procedures, and cost issues in diabetes. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Mar 24, 2020 | CE Hours 6.25 | USD $279.99 | Lynnwood, Washington
Myofascial Cupping Practitioner Certification Course is organized by PESI HealthCare and will be held on Mar 24, 2020 at Embassy Suites by Hilton Seattle North Lynnwood, Lynnwood, Washington, United States Of America. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 6.25 clock hours of instruction / 6.0 contact hours / 0.6 CEUs. Target Audience: • Physical Therapists/ PTAs • Occupational Therapists/OTAs • Athletic Trainers • Massage Therapists • Personal Trainers Course Description: Become a Certified Myofascial Cupping Practitioner in this hands-on course powered by RockTape, and boost your credentials as you learn everything you need to know to offer cupping services the next day. Myofascial Cupping Practitioner Certification teaches the fundamentals of modern cupping techniques through a full day of interactive labs. Learn how to combine cupping and functional movement to produce the kinds of active treatment strategies that are revolutionizing rehab. Discover effective cupping treatments you can use for pain, sprains/strains, swelling, tendinopathies, and more. Objectives: • Review the principles of myofascial cupping and supporting evidence. • Describe the physiological and neurological effects of cupping. • Demonstrate how to apply cupping for best results. • Compare and contrast common cupping techniques and review indications/contraindications for each. • Demonstrate how cupping techniques can be combined with corrective exercise to improve pain, sprains/strains, swelling, tendinopathies, and more. • Develop cupping applications based on your assessment/treatment approach and the individual needs of your patient. Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.