Children, Youth, & Families
Number of Programs: 2
- Thursday, March 16, 2017 at 9:00 AM - 12:15 PM
- Thursday, April 6, 2017 at 1:15 PM - 4:30 PM
VisTaTech Center, Schoolcraft College 18600 Haggerty Highway, Livonia, MI 48152
The abuse of and addiction to opioids such as heroin, morphine, and prescription pain relievers is a significant and serious issue that continues to affect the health, social, and economic welfare of all individuals and families across the U.S. In this workshop, you will learn about the importance of an appropriate and comprehensive diagnosis to determine treatment interventions. In addition, you will learn about how pain management, prevention, education, community involvement, family history and trauma experiences impact the client’s ability to participate in their personalized recovery program. Level of care and determination of medication interventions will be addressed.
Available CECHs: 3.0
July 12 - 14, 2017
Great Wolf Lodge: 3575 N. US Highway 31 South, Traverse City, MI 49684.
This annual summer institute is a professional development experience comprised of two-day, one-day, and half-day intensive courses on a variety of current topics taught by experts in their fields. Earn as many as 18 social work continuing education credits in such topics as: Play Therapy; Supporting Adoptive Families; Ethics in Child Welfare; Motivational Interviewing; Emotional Resilience; Theoretical Models for Affair Recovery; the DSM 5; Strength-Based Leadership; Ethical Dilemmas in End of Life Care; and more.