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Educational Opportunities

Upcoming educational opportunities are listed below, including the Area Agency on Aging’s continuing education for health care and social work professionals.

If you would like to receive future continuing education brochures, contact Karin Nevius at 937-341-3001 or 1-800-258-7277 or email her here.

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March

Dimensions of Dementia Community Forum

We are proud to be a sponsor of the Alzheimer’s Association Miami Valley Chapter Community Forum and keynote speaker Sandy Markwood, CEO of the National Association of Area Agencies on Aging (n4a) and co-chair of Dementia Friendly America.  The evening begins with a resource fair from 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm, followed by a dinner and speaker from 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm  Cost is $10.

 

Visit the Alzheimer’s Association Miami Valley Chapter website for additional information or to register.

Date: March 15, 2018

Time: 5:00 pm to 7:30 pm

Location:
Sinclair Community College, David H. Ponitz Center

Call: 800-272-3900

Dimensions of Dementia Professional Symposium

The Alzheimer’s Association Miami Valley Chapter’s annual professional symposium will feature breakout sessions on a variety of topics as well as a resource fair.  Featured speaker is Loretta Woodward-Veney, a motivational speaker, caregiver, and author of Being my Mom’s Mom and Refreshment for the Caregiver’s Spirit.

 

Symposium registration includes breakfast, lunch, CEUs, and parking. Registration fee through Feb. 23 is $99 per person; from Feb. 24 through March 9, $119. Student rate is $49.

 

Visit the Alzheimer’s Association Miami Valley Chapter website for additional information.

 

Date: March 16, 2018

Time: 8:00 am to 4:00 pm

Location:
Sinclair Community College, David H. Ponitz Center

Call: 800-272-3900

Ethical Considerations: Setting Boundaries in Relationships for the Helping Professional

This 3-hour CEU will be presented by Jennifer Haywood, LISW-S, LICDC-C and it will address the boundary section within the Counselor and Social Worker Code of Ethics; and review paperwork, confidentiality, rules around boundary setting and dual relationships. Case scenarios will allow participants to discuss issues in ethical practices while working with clients and consumers. This training meets the Ohio CSWMFT Board ethics training requirement.

 

3.0 Social Worker CEUs.  Send your registration form and fee before the 3/13/18 deadline.  Space is limited.  Late registrations are accepted if space is available, and must include a $10 late fee. 

 

A different 3-hour CEU will be offered in the afternoon by the same presenter on this date and information is available on the above-referenced registration form for both presentations. Lunch is not provided between the two presentations, but there are many nearby options.

 

Please direct questions to Karin Nevius. You may also request that Karin add your email address to the training brochure distribution list.

Date: March 20, 2018

Time: 8:30 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.

Location:
Hampton Inn & Suites, 7043 Miller Lane, Dayton

Increasing Our Knowledge & Skill Set Around the Opioid Epidemic

 

This 3-hour CEU will be presented by Jennifer Haywood, LISW-S, LICDC-C. The workshop will provide participants with a broad overview of the current opioid epidemic in the country and in Ohio. Participants will learn details about recognizing opioid addiction and its impact on individuals and communities, the present state of addiction and developments in both street drugs and prescriptions, and discuss the future prospects in opioid regulation.

 

3.0 Social Worker CEUs.  Send your registration form and fee before the 3/13/18 deadline.  Space is limited.  Late registrations are accepted if space is available, and must include a $10 late fee. 

 

A different 3-hour CEU will be offered in the morning by the same presenter on this date and information is available on the above-referenced registration form for both presentations. Lunch is not provided between the two presentations, but there are many nearby options.

 

Please direct questions to Karin Nevius. You may also request that Karin add your email address to the training brochure distribution list.

Date: March 20, 2018

Time: 1:15 pm to 4:30 pm

Location:
Hampton Inn & Suites, 7043 Miller Lane, Dayton

May

Sensitivity to Aging

 

This 3-hour CEU will be presented by staff from the Area Agency on Aging and Alzheimer’s Association of the Miami Valley. Check back after April 4, 2018 for more information and to access the registration brochure, or email Karin Nevius and request to be added to the training brochure distribution list.

Date: May 16, 2018

Time: 9:00 am to 12:15 pm

Location:
Aullwood Audubon Farm, 9101 Frederick Pike, Dayton, OH 45414

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