Peers/Students/Retirees get $20 off/day or $40 off total conference other discounts may be available
Date: Monday, August 13 AND Tuesday, August 14, 2018
Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm Monday & 9am-2:30pm Tuesday
Location: COBO Center
Early Bird Registration Fees: (May 9 - July16)
Total Conference $120
Monday August 13, 2018 $65
Tuesday August 14, 2018 $55
|General Registration Fees: (July 17 - August 6)||
Total Conference $150
Monday August 13, 2018 $80
Tuesday August 14, 2018 $70
|Walk-In Registration Fees: (Those not pre-registered)||
Total Conference $190
Monday August 13, 2018
Tuesday August 14, 2018 $90
Interested in increasing your organizations exposure? We have a variety of opportunities available and can even work with you to build a customized package! Please contact Andrea Smith at email@example.com for more information on sponsorship opportunities.
This conference offers integrated and behavioral healthcare professionals the opportunity to:
Keynote Presentations from Lavinia Ekong, Linda Thornton & Councilman Roy McCalister Jr,
Day 1 Presentations
|Mehan Perrault-Advanced Skills in Motivational Interviewing To Elicit change talk|
|Lavinia Ekong Soar: Transform Rage into Compassionate Connection|
|Dr Donna Coulter - Human Sexuality for Adults with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities|
|Dr Karla Mitchell - Holistic Healthcare|
|David Clayton - Hope Not Handcuffs|
|Matthew Yascolt - Marijuana in Michigan|
|Afternoon Session Options|
|Pamela Morgan - Sensitivity Training: Eliminate Desensitization & Burnout Effecting SUD Treatment & The Therapeutic Work Environment|
|Phillip Luttrell - Opioid Use Disorders Assessment to Treatment|
|Michael McClory -AOT/Kevin's Law|
|Steve Wiland - Treating Co-occurring Addiction and PTS/D|
|Dr Tina Parkman - Dating Violence|
|Raynard Nelson- LGBTQ Teens|
Day 2 Presentations
|Linda Vanni - Revisiting Pain Management in the Era of the Opioid Crisis|
|Pamela Morgan-Adolescent Toxic Relationships: Gateway to Substance Abuse|
|Jacquie Souilliere - Drumming and Mindfulness A Complimentary Method of Practice With Evidence-Based Group Intervention|
|Michael McClory -AOT/Kevin's Law|
|Chief Dunlap - Drilling down the Data|
|Robert Spruce - Wanted and Unwanted Touch: Educating Adults with Intellectual/Developmental Disabilities on the Differences|
Suggested Participants: Those currently working with or interested in learning more about adults and children who have a developmental disability, substance use disorder, co-occurring disorders or have experienced trauma. This includes administrators, mental health clinicians, psychiatrists, general physicians, counselors, social workers, university faculty, military service members and those who work with veterans.
Registration, Fees and Cancelation Policy
Pre-registration is REQUIRED and available online only. Walk-ins (those not pre-registered) will be permitted on a first come, first serve basis based on the number of no-shows at the event. Please note the walk-in fees listed.
In order to register for this conference you must be a DWC website member. If you need to become a member it is FREE and EASY. Click HERE to become a DWC Member. To begin conference registration click the "Register Now" button located at the bottom of this page.
Please note: Participant registration information and evaluation data will be shared with the following collaborating conference organizations: Detroit Wayne Mental Health Authority, Michigan Area Health Education Center, Wayne State University, National Alliance on Mental Illness and University of Michigan School of Social Work.
Conference fees can be found at the top of this page. All conference fees are due in advance of the conference. If payment is outstanding, participants will be REQUIRED to pay in full in order to enter the conference. Participants can register online, pay by credit card, e-check or mail in check payment.
You will receive a confirmation of your registration via e-mail. If you do not, please contact the firstname.lastname@example.org, or call the DWMHA DWC Help Desk phone (313) 451-3792
Cancellation Refund Policy: Substitutions are permitted at any time. No Shows will be billed at the same rate. Cancellations must be received in writing no later than 7 business days prior to the training to email@example.com in order to obtain a full refund. If cancellation is received less than 7 days prior to the training, no refund will be issued.
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
-SUBSTANCE USE PROFESSIONALS: 10 (5.0 each day) 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).
-CHILDREN MENTAL HEALTH PROFESSIONALS (CMHP): These training hours meet the MDCH training requirement for CMHP staff.
-TRAINING HOURS: This training will count toward the annual training hours required by most provider agencies.
Take advantage of this opportunity to get your organization exposure to hundreds of behavioral and integrated health professionals in your network! We have a variety of opportunities available and can even work with you to build a customized package! Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org, or call the DWMHA VCE Help Desk phone (313) 451-3792 for more information on sponsorship opportunities.
If you have individual requirements or need special services to participate in this training, please notify email@example.com, or call the DWMHA DWC Help Desk phone (313) 451-3792. Please make arrangements at least two weeks before the training date.
If you have questions regarding the training, contact firstname.lastname@example.org, or call the DWMHA VCE Help Desk phone (313) 451-3792