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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

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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

Registration

Call 319-296-4290 or register online by choosing a Summit Track below.

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                            Child Track 2                            
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
Register Online
Child track 1
Register Online
child track 2
 

                            Adult Track 1                             Adult Track 2                             
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
Register Online
Adult track 1
Register Online
adult track 2 
 

                            Adult/Child Track 1                   Adult/Child Track 2                   
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
Register Online
Combo track 1
Register Online
Combo track 2
 

                            Adult/Child Track 3                   Adult/Child Track 4                    
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
Register Online
Combo track 3 
Register Online
Combo track 4

Sponsors

Cedar Valley's Promise
Cedar Valley United Way
Hawkeye Community College
Peoples Community Health Clinic
UnityPoint Health - Waterloo
University of Northern Iowa
Waterloo Schools
Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare

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Health Coordinator

Brenda Helmuth
319-296-2329, ext.3017
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