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UNDERSTANDING SUBSTANCE ADDICTION FOR HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONALS


Date: Friday, June 23th, 2017

Time: 10:00am -12:00pm | ($50.00)

Location:
Miami-Dade AHEC Training Room
1200 NW 78th Ave, Suite 209
Miami, FL 33126

Learning Objectives:
– Be able to define substance addiction and understand various models of substance addiction.
– Understand the basic neurobiology of substance addiction.
– Understand risk and protective factors for the development of substance addiction.
– Understand the negative social, legal, psychological and physical health consequences of substance addiction.
– Understand substance addiction as a chronic, relapsing disorder.

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Miami-Dade AHEC is approved by the following Florida Boards: Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy and Mental Health Counseling, Florida Board of Nursing, Florida Board of Psychology and Florida Council of Dietetics and Nutrition. MiamiDade AHEC – CE Broker Provider # 50-1349

Cancellation/Refund Policy: If you must cancel your registration for any reason, cancellation must be received in writing no later than five (5) business days prior to the program start date in order to receive a refund, less a $10.00 processing fee. Cancellations made after this time or lack of cancellation notice will result in forfeiture of the entire registration fee. Participants who register within five days of the training date will not be eligible for a refund – a credit will be issued for one year after training date.

For more information or to register, please contact:

CE Training Dept | CE_Training@mdahec.org| 305-994-9268


Certified Breastfeeding Educator Training & Certification


Date:  July 19th- 21st, 2017

Time: 9:00am -4:30pm |

Individual Registration Fee: $385.00 per participant
Organizational/Group Rate Fee: $335.00 per participant (5+ employees only)
 

Location:
Miami-Dade AHEC Training Room
1200 NW 78th Ave, Suite 209
Miami, FL 33126

 Speaker – Lisette Rodriguez, BS, IBCLC, CCE

This 20-hour three day course satisfies the UNICEF recommendations for those who work directly with mothers and babies. The aims of this course are to encourage every staff member to confidently support mothers with early and exclusive breastfeeding and to encourage facilities to move towards achieving Baby-Friendly designation. The curriculum was developed with support from the US Department of Health and Human Services for the US Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative and supports the Ten Steps to Successful Breastfeeding.

Attendees will have an opportunity to learn and confidently practice how to:
a) Use communication skills to talk with pregnant women, mothers and co-workers.
b) Implement the Ten Steps to Successful Breastfeeding and abide by the International Code of Marketing of Breast-Milk Substitutes.
c) Discuss with a pregnant woman the importance of breastfeeding and outline practices that support the initiation of breastfeeding.
d) Facilitate skin-to-skin contact and early initiation of breastfeeding
e) Assist a mother to learn the skills of positioning and attaching her baby as well as the skill of hand expression
f) Discuss with a mother how to find support for breastfeeding after she returns home.
g) Outline what needs to be discussed with a mother who is not breastfeeding and know to whom to refer this mother for further assistance with feeding her baby.
h) Identify practices that support and those that interfere with breastfeeding.
i) Work with co-workers to highlight barriers to breastfeeding and seek ways to  overcome those barriers. 

Registration Link: Click Here

Registration Deadline is July 14th, 2017

This program has been approved for 20 Continuing Education Units (CEU’s) for the following professions RN, RD, LCSW, LMFT, LMHC, and CHES. Nurse Midwives are approved for 20 Hours. This program can be applied towards Lamaze Recertification. Certified Lactation Counselor’s (CLC) can use this lactation course towards the renewal of their certification. Attendees will also receive a certificate of Breastfeeding Educator upon course completion.
 
Miami-Dade AHEC is approved by the following Florida Boards: Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy and Mental Health Counseling, Florida Board of Nursing, Florida Board of Pharmacy, Florida Board of Psychology and Florida Council of Dietetics and Nutrition Miami-Dade AHEC – CE Broker Provider # 50-1349 

Cancellation/Refund Policy: If you must cancel your registration for any reason, cancellation must be received in writing no later than five (5) business days prior to the program start date in order to receive a refund, less a $50.00 processing fee. Cancellations made after this time or lack of cancellation notice will result in forfeiture of the entire registration fee. Participants who register within five days of the training date will not be eligible for a refund – a credit will be issued for one year after training date.

For more information or to register, please contact:

CE Training Dept | CE_Training@mdahec.org| 305-994-926

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