Mental Health Academy: Workplace Violence-Cookeville
Thursday, April 26, 2012 from 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM (CDT)
Violence in the workplace is a serious health and safety issue. This course will provide an overview of current thinking and best practices in workplace violence prevention, response, and recovery. The focus will be on designing a proactive approach as well as a comprehensive response plan to meet the needs of organizations at risk.
This course will benefit crisis responders as well as any business, employee or management group interested in successful strategies in dealing with workplace violence.
General Outline (7 hours of coursework including 1 hour of ethics):
8:00 am Registration
8:30 - 10:15 Workplace Violence Define
10:30 - 12:30 Threat Assessments
12:30 - 1:00 Lunch
1:00 - 2:00 Ethics, Challenges & Sticky Situations
2:15 - 3:45 Prevention & Recovery
3:45 - 4:15 Healthy Workplace Characteristics
4:15 - 4:30 Evaulation and Adjounrment
7 CEUs pre-approved for nurses thanks to UT Martin College of Nursing.
7 CEUs pre-approved for LPCs thanks to TLPCA.
7 CEUs pre-approved for Mediators (Rule 31).
7 CEUs pre-approved for RHA/ACLF Administrators.
Education units have been requested for Nursing Home Administrators (NAB), Alcohol & Drug Counselors (LADAC), HR professionals (SHRM), and Payroll professionals (APA) and are pending approval.
Certificate of attendance will be provided for professionals needing contact hours!Registration includes CEUs and Lunch
For more information, download seminar brochure here.
When & Where
Mental Health America of Middle Tennessee
Mental Health America of Middle Tennessee (formerly known as the Mental Health Association of Middle Tennessee) is a 501(c) (3) non-profit organization that has been providing services to the Middle Tennessee community since 1946. Our mission is to connect the community with specialized mental health and wellness resources, provide services that improve the quality of life, and promote effective services where mental health needs exist.
Over the years, MHAMT has worked diligently to educate all members of our community about how to attain good mental health. We share our message of hope for mental wellness to tens of thousands of individuals annually.
By being a frontline resource for the community, MHAMT is in a position to identify important mental health needs in Middle Tennessee, and then often facilitates the development of programs to meet those needs or enhance resources to address service gaps.