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Behavioral Medicine Conference

DateBox EventDetailTime EventDetailLocation
Mar
28
Thu
Mar 28, 2019
Thursday
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
La Crosse Campus
La Crosse, WI

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May
6
Mon
Monday
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
La Crosse Campus
La Crosse, WI
Registration Open

The intended audience is psychologists, therapists, social workers and other behavioral health professionals.

Registration Details

The registration deadline is Thursday, March 21, 2019. Advance registration is required. Registration fees include light breakfast and certificate. An email will be sent the week of the conference to registered participants with parking information and other details about the conference.

Fees & Payment

  • No charge for GHS students, residents, fellows, emeritus
  • $50 Gundersen and affiliate psychologists, therapists, social workers and other providers
  • $100 Non-Gundersen psychologists, therapists, social workers and other providers or community members

Description

Complementary Therapies Any Healthcare Worker Can Use

Thursday, March 28, 2019
8 a.m.-12 p.m.
Rasmus Center
Gundersen Health System
La Crosse, Wis.

Intended Audience: Psychologists, therapists, social workers and other behavioral health professionals. Intermediate to advanced level of instruction is appropriate for each session.

Accreditation: Gundersen Lutheran Medical Foundation Inc. is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Gundersen Lutheran Medical Foundation Inc. maintains responsibility for this program and its content.

Gundersen Lutheran Medical Foundation Inc., provider # 1089, is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved as ACE providers. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. Gundersen Lutheran Medical Foundation Inc. maintains responsibility for this course. ACE provider approval period: 11/14/2018–11/14/2021. Social workers completing this conference receive 4 continuing education credits.

Certificates: Certificates will be emailed to attendees within four weeks of completion of the on-line evaluation.

Agenda

  • 7:30 a.m.-8 a.m. Registration
  • 8 a.m.-12 p.m. Complementary Therapies Any Healthcare Worker Can Use

Upon completion of this conference, the attendees should be able to:

  • Utilize the Hawaiian therapeutic technique of Ho’oponopono to relieve their own stress and discomfort as well as the stress and discomfort of their clients
  • Describe how to safely use guided imagery to lessen pain and suffering in their patients/clients
  • Use simple methods of therapeutic touch in a safe and respectful manner
  • Discuss how to “tap into” client’s own psycho-spiritual resources to facilitate their own self-worth and self-help
  • Explain the additional complementary therapies in Virtual Dreams and the Tibetan Buddhist technique of Tonglen

This session is approved for 4 CE/clock hours through your choice of APA or ASWB sponsorship. You must attend the full four-hour session and complete the evaluation to receive credit. Partial credit is not available for this conference.

Cancellation Policy: Cancellations must be requested via email or phone prior to March 21, 2019. A refund minus a $25 administration fee will be issued. No refunds will be made after March 21, 2019.

If the 2019 Behavioral Medicine Spring Conference is postponed or cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances, a full refund of registration fees will be provided. Gundersen Medical Foundation Inc. will not be responsible for any related travel costs to the conference.

ADA: In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, Gundersen Medical Foundation Inc. seeks to make this conference accessible to all. If you have a disability requiring special accommodations, please email your needs to CMERegistrations@gundersenhealth.org or call (608) 775-6909.

Contact Information: If you have questions, need additional information or have special dietary needs, please email your needs to CMERegistrations@gundersenhealth.org or call (608) 775-6909.

2019 Behavioral Medicine Spring Conference: The planning committee has no affiliation/financial relationships to disclose.

Contact

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Schedule & Location

Schedule

Date Time Location
1. Thu, March 28 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM La Crosse Campus

Location Details

  • La Crosse Campus
    1900 South Avenue
    La Crosse, WI 54601
    Main: 608-782-7300

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