Friday, September 21, 2012 from 8:00 AM to 3:30 PM (CDT)
This installment of the Alzheimer's Update Series will address issues relevant to healthcare professionals and caregivers. Topics will include clinical guidelines for diagnosis and treatment, current clinical trials, patient referrals, accessing services, and caring for the caregiver.
8:30 Latest Clinical Guidelines for Diagnosing and Treating Alzheimers's and related dementias
9:30 Current Clinical Trials and How to Refer Patients
10:30 Helping Patients and Families Access Services
11:15 Caring for the Caregiver
12:30 Wizard of ALZ
3:30 Conclusion and Evaluation
Registration includes CEUs and Lunch
6 CEUs pre-approved for nurses thanks to UT Martin College of Nursing.
6 CEUs pre-approved for LPCs thanks to TLPCA.
6 CEUs pre-approved for ACLF/RHA administrators.
A Certificate of Attendance will be provided for professionals needing contact hours.
For more information, download the seminar brochure here.
This seminar is presented by Mental Health America of Middle Tennessee in collaboration with MeHarry Consortium Geriatric Education Center. Special thanks also to our sponsors, Rolling Hills Hospital, Vanderbilt Psychiatric Hospital, and TrustPoint Hospital.
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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 for 65 years. 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.