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Cedar Valley Mental Health Summit

Apr10

Date:
Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Time:
7:30am–4:30pm

Location:
Main Campus—Tama Hall

Map and Directions

Purpose

To equip our community’s service delivery professionals with tools and best practices to support individuals in our community who face mental health challenges. We also intend to provide attendees with information on local mental health resources, as well as resources for continued learning opportunities.

Audience

Nurses, EMS professionals, substance abuse counselors, social workers, educators, and other healthcare providers.

Cost

$39—Includes breakfast, lunch, and afternoon snack

Reserve Your Spot for the Fall Summit

Call 319-296-4290 to reserve your spot for the next summit on September 26, 2018.

Pre-Event Movie Viewing

Monday, April 9, 5:00–7:00pm
Main Campus—Tama Hall

Continuing Education

Continuing education credit for nurses has been awarded by Hawkeye Community College, Iowa Board of Nursing Providers, #5. Nurses will receive 6.6 CEUs. EMS providers will receive a certificate of attendance reflecting 7.0 CEHs. Substance abuse counselors will receive credit for contact hours. Participants must attend the entire conference to receive credit. No partial credit will be awarded. Allied health professional are reminded that they are responsible for reviewing the governing rules of their board to determine if appropriate subject matter criteria will apply. A course evaluation will be available upon program completion.

Summit Tracks

Child Track 1 [FULL] Child Track 2 [FULL]
7:30–8:30am Registration, networking, and vendors
8:30–8:45am Welcome
Dr. Linda Allen, president, Hawkeye Community College
8:45–9:45am Keynote – Sentenced to Life
Joan Becker, mental health advocate
10:00–11:15am Addressing Behavioral and Mental Health Problems Through Functional Thinking Coordination of Care
12:00–1:15pm Guiding and Growing with the Traumatized Child Promoting Resiliency in Children and Youth, ​and Self-Care in Those Who Work with Them
1:30–2:45pm Coordination of Care Addressing Behavioral and Mental Health Problems Through Functional Thinking
3:00–4:15pm Promoting Resiliency in Children and Youth, and Self-Care in Those Who Work with Them Guiding and Growing the Traumatized Child
Adult Track 1 [FULL] Adult Track 2 [FULL]
7:30–8:30am Registration, networking, and vendors
8:30–8:45am Welcome
Dr. Linda Allen, president, Hawkeye Community College
8:45–9:45am Keynote—Sentenced to Life
Joan Becker, mental health advocate
10:00–11:15am Trauma in the Adult Promoting and Practicing Resiliency and Self-Care
12:00–1:15pm Coordination of Care Mental Illness in the Elderly
1:30–2:45pm Promoting and Practicing Resiliency and Self-Care Trauma in the Adult
3:00–4:15pm Mental Illness in the Elderly Coordination of Care
Adult/Child Track 1 [FULL] Adult/Child Track 2 [FULL]
7:30–8:30am Registration, networking, and vendors
8:30–8:45am Welcome
Dr. Linda Allen, president, Hawkeye Community College
8:45–9:45am Keynote—Sentenced to Life
Joan Becker, mental health advocate
10:00–11:15am Trauma in the Adult Child Coordination of Care
12:00–1:15pm Guiding and Growing with the Traumatized Child Adult Coordination of Care
1:30–2:45pm Addressing Behavioral and Mental Health Problems Through Functional Thinking Promoting and Practicing Resiliency and Self-Care
3:00–4:15pm Mental Illness in the Elderly Promoting Resiliency in Children and Youth, ​and Self-Care in Those Who Work with Them
Adult/Child Track 3 [FULL] Adult/Child Track 4 [FULL]
7:30–8:30am Registration, networking, and vendors
8:30–8:45am Welcome
Dr. Linda Allen, president, Hawkeye Community College
8:45–9:45am Keynote—Sentenced to Life
Joan Becker, mental health advocate
10:00–11:15am Addressing Behavioral and Mental Health Problems Through Functional Thinking Promoting and Practicing Resiliency and Self-Care
12:00–1:15pm Mental Illness in the Elderly Promoting Resiliency in Children and Youth, ​and Self-Care in Those Who Work with Them
1:30–2:45pm Trauma in the Adult Child Coordination of Care
3:00–4:15pm Guiding and Growing with the Traumatized Child Adult Coordination of Care

Sponsors

  • Cedar Valley United Way
  • Hawkeye Community College
  • Peoples Community Health Clinic
  • UnityPoint Health—Waterloo
  • University of Northern Iowa
  • Waterloo Schools
  • Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare

Request to be a Speaker

Would you like to be a speaker at a future Cedar Valley Mental Health Summit? Submit a Request for Proposal.

Tags

  1. community events
  2. continuing education
  3. continuing education health

Health Coordinator

Brenda Helmuth
319-296-2329, ext.3017
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