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PREPARING FOR END OF LIFE-TALKING THE TALK WITH PATIENTS AND FAMILIES


Date/Time:
Friday, April 28th, 2017 
10:00 AM – 12:00 PM | 2.0 credit hours ($40.00)

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

Hospice Basics and Benefits

Objectives:
• Describe the history/philosophy of hospice
• List two or more criteria used to identify the hospice-appropriate patient and some common diseases seen in end-of-life care
• Identify the difference between curative and palliative care
• Explain Medicare reimbursement for hospice
• Discuss the relevance of advance directives and DNR when discussing hospice services

Advance Directives

Objectives:
• Review the origin and meaning of advance directives
• Define the types of advance directives and their function
• Provide guidance and resources on advance directives
• Review HEDIS measures on care for older adults
• Define Advance Care Planning (ACP)
• Review Medicare’s reimbursement for provided ACP services

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Miami-Dade AHEC is approved by the Florida Board of Nursing, Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy, Florida Board of Psychology, Florida Council of Dietetics and Nutrition. 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


MENTAL HEALTH LICENSURE-
FLORIDA BOARD APPROVED CEUs


Date: Saturday, May 6th, 2017

Time: 8:00am -3:30pm |

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

MEDICAL ERRORS FOR MENTAL HEALTH PROFESSIONALS
8:00am-10:00 am | 2.0 credit hours ($34.00)

In this course, participants will explore key factors for the prevention of medical errors in mental health clinical practice. By first gaining an understanding of the root cause analysis process participants will be able to identify the process for identifying and preventing the recurrence of medical errors. Through the exploration of self-care practices to avoid burnout and manage counter transference issues, clinicians will learn how to prevent and minimize human error in clinical practice.

Patient safety, as first and foremost, requires thorough familiarity with and application of mandatory reporting laws, involuntary admission criteria, and duty to warn laws. Documentation and record keeping which is HIPAA-compliant is essential for effective and safe clinical practice. Thorough consideration of medication effects and side effects as well as medical factors contributing to mental health symptomatology is vital for proper assessment and treatment planning. In addition, accurate consideration of culture and diversity factors is essential for preventing errors in clinical practice.
 
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*APPROVED BY THE FLORIDA BOARD OF MARRIAGE AND FAMILY THERAPY AND MENTAL HEALTH COUNSELING (LMHC, LMFT, LCSW).


DOMESTIC VIOLENCE: INCREASING CLINICAL AWARENESS
10:00am-12:00pm | 2.0 credit hours ($34.00)

This program will address topics such as whether domestic violence is a public health issue or a human rights issue. This training will bring awareness of the central role that survivors have played and continue to play in the development and delivery of domestic violence services. Acquire an appreciation of prevention work as a critical part of our response to domestic violence as individuals and in our profession. The training will also address the different difficulties among women, race, and immigration status.
 
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*APPROVED BY THE FLORIDA BOARD OF NURSING, FLORIDA MEDICAL BOARD, OSTEOPATHIC MEDICAL BOARD, MARRIAGE AND FAMILY THERAPY AND MENTAL HEALTH COUNSELING (LMHC, LMFT, LCSW) FLORIDA BOARD OF PSYCHOLOGY.


LAWS & RULES FOR MENTAL HEALTH PROFESSIONALS
12:30pm- 3:30pm| 3.0 credit hours ($60.00)

The purpose of this course is to provide basic knowledge of the laws and rules governing the practice of mental health in Florida in order to increase compliance and improve client care.

Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:
1. Articulate the laws and rules associated with confidentiality and
record keeping for mental health professionals.
2. Recognize the challenging issues that may arise in the psychotherapist- client relationship.
3. Discuss the standards of practice for mental health professionals in Florida.

4. Comprehend the disciplinary actions that may be taken against mental health professionals who violate state laws.

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*APPROVED BY THE FLORIDA BOARD OF MARRIAGE AND FAMILY THERAPY AND MENTAL HEALTH COUNSELING (LMHC, LMFT, LCSW) AND FLORIDA BOARD OF PSYCHOLOGY.


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 $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


Motivational Interviewing (MI)


Date: Saturday, May 13th, 2017

Time: 11:00am -3:30pm | ($85.00)

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

Motivational Interviewing (MI) is a person-centered, collaborative style of communication that focuses on empowering individuals to make therapeutic changes by resolving ambivalence in a compassionate, accepting environment. This seminar will provide an introductory overview of the rationale, history and strategies used in MI and Motivationally Enhanced Treatments (MET) in individual and group formats. This is an interactive seminar that will include videos and participant role-plays.

Following this presentation, participants will be able to:

• Identify when MI techniques and strategies could be beneficial in therapy.
• Understand the importance of helping clients identify and resolve ambivalence about changing.
• Learn how to avoid common communication traps that can undermine therapeutic progress.
• Identify clients’ readiness and motivation for change utilizing MI techniques.

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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 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 $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

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