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Events

Networking & Educational Events Hosted by Summit BHC
NAADAC Approved Education ProviderSummit BHC hosts a number of networking and educational events for our colleagues throughout the year.

Please register if you are interested in attending.


Mindfulness: Restorative Practices for Pandemic Fatigue for Clinicians and Clients

Wednesday, May 19, 2021
7:30 PM to 9:00 PM EST

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Location:
Zoom Webinar

Presented By:
Alyce E. Wellons, LCSW

This experiential CE event will define mindfulness and why these practices, including mindful movement, breath, and self-inquiry are powerful tools to offer grounding and restoration to clinicians and clients as well.

Mindfulness: Restorative Practices for Pandemic Fatigue for Clinicians and Clients - Webinar - May 12 & 19, 2021

Lethal Means Safety

Thursday, May 20th, 2021
10:00 AM – 11:30 AM EST

Location:
Zoom Webinar

Presented By:
Megan Flaherty, LCSW

Lethal means are objects (e.g., medications, firearms, sharp objects) that can be used to engage in Suicidal Self-Directed Violence (S-SDV)*, including suicide attempts. Facilitating lethal means safety is an essential component of effective suicide prevention.

Lethal Means Safety - Webinar - May 20, 2021

Psychodrama101: Warm-Up / Action / Sharing

Friday, May 21, 2021
9:00 AM – 12:00 PM EST

Location:
Zoom Webinar

Presented By:
Cindy Branch, LCSW, CP, PAT

This is an engaging workshop for clinicians to gain knowledge about Psychodrama, a group method of psychotherapy utilizing action methods. Together, we will explore the triadic system of Psychodrama which is warm-up, action, and sharing.

Psychodrama101: Warm-Up / Action / Sharing - Webinar - May 21, 2021

Neuroarchitecture of Family Systems: All Human Beings are Chemically Dependent

Friday, May 21, 2021
9:30 AM – 12:45 PM EST

Location:
Zoom Webinar

Presented By:
Ward Blanchard, MFT, MBA, CCS, LCAS

The Neuroarchitecture of Family Systems: All Human Beings are Chemically Dependent introduces new research on the neurology, human behavior, trauma, and stress involved with substance use disorders (SUDS) and what ACTUALLY happens to the family system when they encounter a loved one struggling with the progressive illness of SUDS.

Neuroarchitecture of Family Systems: All Human Beings are Chemically Dependent - Webinar - May 21, 2021

On The Frontlines: PTSD in Female Veterans

Tuesday, May 25, 2021
9:00 AM – 11:00 AM MST

Location:
Zoom Webinar

Presented By:
Jeff Comer, Doctor of Psychology

This presentation will focus on biopsychosocial factors influencing the development of PTSD in female veterans. The origin and neuropsychophysiological pathways of the PTSD that women encounter often vary considerably from men.

On The Frontlines: PTSD in Female Veterans

Justice for Veterans

Wednesday, May 26th, 2021
11:00 AM – 1:00 PM EST

Location:
English Mountain Recovery Center
1096 Alpine Drive
Sevierville, TN 37876

Presented By:
Kevin Rumley, LCSW, LCAS, CCSI

Learn about the evidence-based modality of the Veterans Treatment Court, the challenges, successes, and insights from this unique program. Pulling from the elements of Contingency Management, and Deterrence Theory, this non-punitive court seeks to promote healing through treatment and connection.

Justice for Veterans - May 26, 2021

Developmental Stages of Belonging & Purpose for Emerging Adults & Relative Impact To Success of Long Term Recovery

Thursday, June 3, 2021
10:00 AM – 11:30 AM CST

Location:
Zoom Webinar

Presented By:
Dr. Kitty Harris

This presentation will focus on the last 2 developmental stages experienced in emerging adulthood and how they impact the success of long-term recovery for this population.

Developmental Stages of Belonging & Purpose for Emerging Adults & Relative Impact To Success of Long Term Recovery Event

The Basic Substance Abuse Counselor Certification Training Program

June 5-7, 2021
The Short-Term Client Systems • 43 Hours

March – June:
In-Person Training at the
Willingway Outpatient Building • Statesboro, GA

Sponsored by:
Summit BHC and Willingway

The Basic Substance Abuse Counselor Certification Training Program - November 13, 2020 +

All registrations are submitted directly to Dr. Karen Kelly of Circle of Recovery. To register, print and complete the registration form and fax or e-mail it to liferecoverycoach2012@gmail.com. If using Visa/MC complete the bottom of the form and fax it back to 404-243-6455. Digital payments can also be sent via paypal.me/circleofrecovery. For additional information, please call Circle of Recovery at 404-243-5576.


An Introduction to Personality Disorders: Basic Facts, Approaches to Treatment, and the Impact of Age

Wednesday, June 9, 2021
4:00 PM – 5:30 PM MST

Location:
Zoom Webinar

Presented By:
Lisa Stone, MA

Personality disorders are common and pervasive mental health conditions across many clinical settings. Learn more about the basic facts related to personality disorders, evidence-based approaches to treatment, and how they present across the lifespan.

An Introduction to Personality Disorders - Webinar - June 9, 2021

Polyvagal Informed Somatic Wellness Techniques

Wednesday, June 9, 2021
1:00 PM – 2:00 PM EST

Location:
Zoom Webinar

Presented By:
Suzanne Gunderson

Innovative brain and body techniques are emerging for faster and lasting integrated trauma healing. Polyvagal Theory, the science of safety and connection, helps therapists understand why clients are so committed to their adaptive survival responses, and provides a practical picture of the ANS (autonomic nervous system) as it relates to trauma healing.

Polyvagal Informed Somatic Wellness Techniques - Webinar - June 9, 2021

Question. Persuade. Refer.

Thursday, June 24, 2021
11:30 AM – 1:30 PM MST

Location:
Webinar

Presented By:
Heather Pelser

Colorado is consistently ranked as one of the top ten states for suicide rates. Learn what you can do to help when someone is in suicide crisis, and gain the confidence to take action and save a life.

QPR - Question Persuade Refer - Learn how to save the life of a child, student, friend, co-worker, family member - suicide prevention

DBT for Substance Use Disorder

Friday, June 25, 2021
9:00 AM to 4:30 PM EST

Location:
Zoom Webinar

Presented By:
Michelle Manne, LCSW

This workshop will focus on an overview of DBT as well as skills application. Terminology and basic concepts of DBT will be reviewed, as well as ways to effectively apply the skills in working with substance use disorders.

DBT for Substance Use Disorder - Webinar - June 25, 2021

Using CBT as the Standard of Care

Wednesday, July 14, 2021
11:30AM – 12:30PM MST

Location:
Zoom Webinar

Presented By:
Dr. Cristi Bundukamara, EdD, PMHNP

Dr. Bundukamara will address the current issues of non-standardization in mental health care. She will discuss behavioral cognitive therapy as a scientifically valid approach and how it can be used as a solution to non-standardization. She will also discuss a unique cognitive behavioral formula known as Choice Mapping that may be used as a tool for therapy.

Using CBT as the Standard of Care - Webinar - July 14, 2021

The Basics of Involuntary Commitment

Wednesday, August 25, 2021
4:00PM – 5:00PM MST

Location:
Virtual Webinar

Presented By:
Gina Tambone, LPC

Participants will be taught a basic understanding of the Colorado Revised Statutes for Behavioral Health and the Care and Treatment of Persons With Mental Illness (CRS 27-65) and criteria for Involuntary Commitment, how to complete the required documentation, and what to do after a client is placed on an involuntary hold.

The Basics of Involuntary Commitment - Webinar - August 25, 2021

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