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A Complete Guide to Ethical & Legal Technology Challenges for Mental Health Professionals (Dec 03, 2019)
Dec 03, 2019 | Contact Hours 6.30 | USD $249.99 | Appleton, Wisconsin
A Complete Guide to Ethical & Legal Technology Challenges for Mental Health Professionals is organized by PESI HealthCare and will be held on Dec 03, 2019 at Red Lion Hotel Paper Valley, Appleton, Wisconsin, United States of America. This Conference has been approved for a maximum of 6.3 contact hours / 6.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Target Audience: • Counselors • Social Workers • Marriage & Family Therapists • Psychologists • Psychiatrists • Case Managers • Addiction Counselors • Therapists • Nurses • Other Mental Health Professionals Course Description: The challenges you face are clear … If you are going to be successful in your practice, you need to adapt to your clients’ growing expectations of your technological competence. The problem is, technology is the most likely way you’ll get caught up in a legal and ethical nightmare! Technology is changing fast. How can you keep up while protecting your professional liability and personal reputation? Join technology wellness expert Dr. Melissa Westendorf for this essential and must-see seminar. As a psychologist, attorney and technology wellness expert, Dr. Westendorf is uniquely suited to handle the toughest questions about the legal and ethical challenges in technology today! At this seminar, you’ll learn: • Strategies to effectively use social media while navigating the numerous ethical challenges it poses • How to avoid the serious legal landmines that are associated with email and text • Best practices for your website and online advertising to attract customers and stay ethical • How to have an effective distance therapy practice that is legally and ethically compliant • Top legal mistakes to avoid with electronic record keeping • Sign up today! This is one seminar that no mental health professional can afford to miss! Objectives: • Establish how to maintain ethical standards and compliance while utilizing social media technology. • Consider the legal and ethical challenges posed by communicating via email and text for mental health professionals. • Specify the threats that technology poses to the confidentiality and privacy of clients. • Explain the legal aspects of HIPAA and how to safeguard against violations of laws. • Discuss the ethical and legal issues that are unique to distance therapy and how to stay compliant • Explore the ethical boundary challenges that arise when using technology.
Disruptive Behaviors in the Classroom: Quick "On the Spot" Social-Emotional Learning and Behavior Interventions That Get Big Results! (Dec 04, 2019)
Dec 04, 2019 | Contact Hours 6.00 | USD $249.99 | Appleton, Wisconsin
Disruptive Behaviors in the Classroom: Quick "On the Spot" Social-Emotional Learning and Behavior Interventions That Get Big Results! is organized by PESI HealthCare and will be held on Dec 04, 2019 at Red Lion Hotel Paper Valley, Appleton, Wisconsin, United States of America. This Course has been approved for a maximum of 6.0 contact hours or .6 CEUs / 6.25 clock hours of continuing education / 6.25 hours of continuing education credit. Target Audience: • General Education Teachers • Special Education Teachers • School Administration • School Social Workers • School Counselors • School Psychologists • Speech-Language Pathologists • Occupational Therapists • Occupational Therapist Assistants • School Paraprofessionals • Other Helping Professionals who Work with School-Age Children Conference Description: Too often, students walk into our classrooms lacking the self-awareness and emotional management skills necessary to meet academic expectations. Without effective self-management strategies, students may respond impulsively and negatively to challenging and anxiety producing situations, impeding the learning of themselves and others. With most of our time focused on academics, there’s rarely enough time left for building student’s character and supporting their social-emotional needs. However, we know that building emotional intelligence is just as important as building academic skills. Attend this comprehensive one-day workshop and learn quick “on the spot” social-emotional learning (SEL) and behavioral strategies that are easy to incorporate in your classroom with ALL your students. When students internalize SEL practices they will …. • Self-regulate their own emotions and behaviors • Resolve conflicts and develop resilience • Use critical thinking skills and make wise choices • Persevere in the face of rigorous tasks • Initiate/maintain positive relationships • Take responsibility for their behavior and learning • Actively engage in learning and improving their grades • Contribute to a positive classroom environment Through interactive activities and video demonstrations you will leave this workshop inspired with a wealth of highly proactive and effective strategies to transform the social-emotional health of your classroom! Objectives: • Utilize best practices in the classroom to create a positive learning environment that fosters teamwork and helps students to develop prosocial behavior and relationships with peers and adults. • Implement instructional intervention strategies to support students’ social-emotional learning as it relates to frustration management, impulse control and perseverance to achieve personal and educational goals. • Differentiate between a growth versus fixed mindset and implement interventions to support the development of a perseverance and grit in students. • Analyze common challenging student behaviors and demonstrate the application of a positive behavioral strategy to facilitate social-emotional learning skills. • Implement both proactive and reactive strategies for the most challenging disruptive and explosive student behavior. • Develop a SEL or behavior plan that can be used to support challenging student behavior across all settings.
Feb 26, 2020 | Contact Hours 6.00 | USD $249.99 | Appleton, Wisconsin
Wisconsin Mental Health & The Law - 2020 is organized by PESI HealthCare and will be held on Feb 26, 2020 at The Grand Meridian, Appleton, Wisconsin, United States of America. This Course has been approved for a maximum of 6.0 contact hours / 6.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Target Audience: • Psychologists • Social Workers • Marriage and Family Therapists • Counselors • Risk Managers • Addiction Professionals • Case Managers • Nurses Course Description: As a mental health professional, you not only deal with critical clinical matters with your clients – you must also stay up-to-date on seemingly ever-changing laws and procedures. Keeping up-to-date is essential in order to protect your clients and yourself. At this comprehensive one-day seminar you will gain an understanding of the right to treatment and to refuse treatment, informed consent, basic commitment procedures, legal and therapeutic therapist/patient boundaries, reporting requirements, issues with electronic record keeping and much more that will help you stay on top of issues that arise in everyday clinical situations. Objectives: • Articulate policies for clinical practice on ethical issues such as restraints, seclusions and informed consent. • Utilize an ethical decision making framework to recognize, analyze, resolve and/or prevent ethical problems and dilemmas in your clinical practice. • Communicate the basic civil commitment procedures and determine the clinician’s role in each. • Establish ethical practices to ensure client safety, maintain confidentiality and obtain informed consent when utilizing telemental health services. • Recognize ethical challenges for clinicians to consider when responding to subpoenas, court orders and search warrants. • Identify the differences between legal and therapeutic boundary issues.