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MSU-Meridian - Kahlmus Auditorium

1000 Highway 19 North

Meridian, MS 39307

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This event provides continuing education opportunities for Social Workers, Counselors, and Marriage & Family Therapists. Mississippi State University—Meridian Campus, Social Work Program (SWCU1205) is approved as a Designated Provider for continuing education by the Mississippi Board of Examiners for Social Workers and Marriage & Family Therapists; Continuing Education through for Counselors is available from National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC #4377) through the Mississippi State University—Meridian Campus –Division of Education.

Approved for 7 Hours (5 General Hours & 2 Ethics Hours) for Marriage & Family Therapists through the Mississippi Board of Examiners for Social Workers and Marriage & Family Therapists - Marriage & Family Discipline Specific Committee (MS19-016).

7 Continuing Education Hours Available (2 Ethics; 3 General; 2 Cultural Diversity)

** Alabama requires 3 hours of Clinical each renewal. “The [Alabama Social Work] Board will not decide what is considered clinical but, it will be left up to the provider to discern the type of CE provided and to mark accordingly on certificates, letters, etc. received for credit hours. If you need to know if the training being provided is considered clinical you will need to contact the provider.” For this purpose, Alabama CE recipients will receive 3 Clinical Hours, 2 Ethics Hours, and 2 Cultural Diversity Hours.

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8:00 a.m. – 8:25 a.m. Registration/Mingle

8:25 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. Welcome and Logistics - Spencer Blalock, Senior Care

8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. “Suicide: Let’s Talk About It" - Chasity Torrence, MD - Rush Health Systems (1 General Hour)

9:30 a.m. – 9:40 a.m. Break

9:40 a.m. – 11:40 a.m. “Mindfulness in Mental Health " - Angela Essary, LPC - Middleway Counseling (2 General Hours)

11:40 a.m. – 12:20 p.m. Lunch provided by Rush Health Systems

12:20 p.m. – 2:20 p.m. “Managing Denial, Resistance, Confrontation, and Conflict in Group Counseling" - Eric Suddeath, PhD, LPC - Mississippi State University - Meridian Campus - Education (2 Cultural Diversity Hours)

2:20 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. Break

2:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. “When the stakes are high... Ethical Considerations in Therapy and Substance Abuse Services" - Spencer Blalock, DHA, LCSW, BCD – Rush Health Systems/MBOESWMFT & Lin Hogan, PsyD, LPC, MAC – Weems Mental Health Center (2 Ethics Hours)

4:30 p.m. Evaluations & Certificates

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I see that lunch is being served and I have Dietary Restrictions. What can I do?

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MSU-Meridian - Kahlmus Auditorium

1000 Highway 19 North

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