Behavioral Health Conference: Mental Health in Vulnerable Populations
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5.5 Nursing, Social Work and Licensed Mental Health Counselor contact hours will be awarded.
Keynote speaker: Linda Beeber, PhD, RN, PMHCNS-BC, FAAN. Dr. Beeber is the past president of the American Psychiatric Nurses Association, and Assistant Dean and Distinguished Term Professor School of Nursing, UNC Chapel Hill.
This conference aims to increase the fund of knowledge among nurses, nurse practitioners, social workers, licensed mental health counselors and other mental health practitioners to examine thecurrent state of behavioral health and identify future opportunities and trends within the specialty.
Each topic discussed is relevant to the patient experience and the current practice of behavioral health by speakers who are highly quali¬fied and specialize in areas of psychiatry like mental health equity, immigrant and refugee mental health, suicide intervention, adverse childhood experiences and trauma, and community resources.
Continuing Education Credits:Northwell Health - Institute for Nursing is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the New Jersey State Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. Provider# NYP251-11/16/19-23-10102019
To earn a contact hour certificate, participants must stay for the entire presentation, complete and submit an evaluation form.
INFORMATION: For difficulties in registering, please e-mail [email protected]
Temperatures at the conference venue may fluctuate. For your comfort, we suggest bringing a sweater or jacket. The dress code is business casual: no jeans, sneakers, flip flops, or sweat suits.
TARGET AUDIENCE: Nurses, including advanced practice nurses and other healthcare providers, in a variety of practice settings interested in learning about the care and treatment of this population.
DISCLOSURE POLICY INFORMATION: Northwell Health adheres to the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Content Integrity Standards for Industry Support in Continuing Nursing Educational Activities at all times. Any individuals in a position to control the content of a CNE activity, including faculty and planners, are required to disclose all relevant financial relationships with commercial interests. All relevant conflicts of interest will be resolved prior to the commencement of the activity.
FEES: Include breakfast and lunch.
To inquire about a Kosher meal, please email [email protected] one week prior to the event to discuss.
Refunds/Cancellations: No refunds for "no shows". Unfortunately, we are unable to honor any substitute attendees.