3RD ANNUAL behavioral health conference
Transforming ourselves through
mental health and wellness
Thursday, May 22, 2014
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
*Registration begins at 7:30 am
Friday, May 23, 2014
8:00 am - 12:30 pm
Artwork by Amanda Gracia (2013)
Group Rate (4+): $120
Early Registration Deadline: May 5, 2014
Late Registration: $165
Join social workers, counselors, psychologists, teachers, nurses, and law
enforcement professionals in this conference focused on promoting mental health
and overall wellness through the discussion of problems that confront our
society, such as substance abuse, domestic violence, and bullying. The aim is
to foster wellbeing in the face of adversity and trauma.
*9CEUs (including 3 hours of Ethics and 2 hours of Ethics in Supervision) will be offered to satisfy licensure
**The University of Texas at Brownsville- Student Health Services is an
approved CEU provider for social workers, counselors, psychologist, and teachers.
For more information or questions, please contact the Campus Suicide
Prevention Program at (956) 882-7561 or (956) 882-3896 or e-mail email@example.com
Opening Plenary Session:
- There and Back
Again: A Story of Hope
- Health Care after Violence
- Culture in Resilience and Healing
- Bullying & Suicide Prevention (Parts 1 & 2)
How to Break Down the Walls of Substance Use Disorders
- The Lasting Impact of Adverse Childhood
Experiences (Parts 1 & 2)
- The Right Use of Power
- The Risk of Client Suicide: Coping with the Impact on Supervisees of a Client Suicidality
- Aim High:
Dare to Imagine the Possibilities!
Closing Plenary Session:
- Self-Care as an Ethical Practice in
Registration Conference fee includes admission to all plenary sessions, all
breakout sessions, continental breakfast for both days and one catered lunch.
Funding for this conference was made possible (in part) by grant number SM60469 SAMHSA. The views expressed in written conference materials or publication and by speakers and moderators do not necessarily reflect the views, opinions, or policies of CMHS, SAMHSA, or HHS; nor does mention of trade names, commercial practices, or organization imply endorsement by the U.S. Government.