Jly 19, 2018

2018.7.19.Fourth Annual Faith Based Substance Use Disorders Conference

Registration is now Open

Fourth Annual Faith Based Substance Use Disorders Conference-

Wellness Beyond the Walls: Wellness Continues


Date: July 19, 2018

Time: 8:30am-4pm

Location: Burton Manor 27777 Schoolcraft Rd, Livonia, 48150

                                                        8:00am-9:00am          Registration & Continental Breakfast

          9:00am-9:15am         Prayer & Welcome – Rev. Rose Chambers & Darlene

                                            Owens; Director of SUD-DWMHA                

         9:15am-10:05am        Maintaining Faith in Schools in a World of Uncertainty- 

                                            Alice G. Thompson, CEO Black Family Development

        10:05am-10:20am       Vendor Stroll/Transition to Session

        10:20am-11:35am       Breakout Session I

        11:35am-12:10pm       Lunch

        12:10pm-1:00pm          Dr. Kamal Khalil Medical Researcher; Team Wellness

        1:00pm-1:15pm            Vendor Stroll/Transition to Session

        1:15pm-2:30pm            Breakout Session II

        2:30pm-3:45pm            Active Shooter Training

        3:45pm-4:30pm           Self-Care Winddown & Wrap Up & Prayer


Detroit Wayne Mental Health Authority provides an evidence-based self-management tool, myStrength TM , which is available to our provider network to help members and staff manage their health, stay healthy and reduce risk.  myStrength’s proven web and mobile resources can help strengthen mind, body and spirit.  This wellness self-management tool offers personalized resources to improve  depressed or anxious moods and help overcome the challenges of stress, drug and alcohol abuse, pain management and insomnia.  To enroll, see the "Member" tab at dwmha.com.

Registration Policy

RegistrationPre-registration is required. Participants are welcome to try to attend the training as a walk-in (someone that did not pre-register), however, walk-ins will NOT be guaranteed seats or materials. Walk-ins will be asked to wait until the training begins in order to receive training materials and be seated to assure that there is enough room. Plan to pre-register to ensure your attendance.

Photo Consent: By joining us at this event, attendees consent to Detroit Wayne Mental Health Authority's Detroit Wayne Connect photographing, videotaping and using your image and likeness.

Continuing Education Information

-SOCIAL WORKERS:  4.5 continuing education credits are approved for this training. 

-SUBSTANCE USE PROFESSIONALS:   4.5 non-specific CEC hours are approved by MCBAP for substance use professionals, such as Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselors (CADC) and Certified Advanced Alcohol and Drug Counselors (CAADC).

CHILD MENTAL HEALTH PROFESSIONALS (CMHP): These training hours meet the MDHHS training requirement for CMHP staff.

-QUALIFIED MENTAL HEALTH PROFESSIONALS (QMHP): These training hours meet the MDHHS training requirement for QMHP staff.

ADA Accommodations

 If you have individual requirements or need special services to participate in this training, please notify Trent Sanford at tsanford@dwmha.com. Please make arrangements at least two weeks before the training date.

Refund/Cancellation Policy: Cancellation/Refund Policy: Substitutions are permitted at any time. No shows will be billed at the full training rate. Cancellations must be received in writing at least 7 business days prior to training to asmith1@dwmha.com to obtain a full refund. If cancellation is received less than 7 business days prior to training then no refund will be given.