Friday, March 25

Friday Course Schedule

Registration: 7:00 AM – 8:00 AM
Opening  Session: 8:15 aM – 9:15 aM
  • Title: I Need a Boost
    Speaker: Mansfield Key
    Description:  See Details
Break: 9:15 aM – 9:30 aM
Half Day Morning Courses: 9:30 AM – 12:30 pM (3 Hours)
  • FAM1:HIV/STIs: an Overview for the Substance Abuse/Mental Health Professional
    Speaker(s): Rick Meriwether, B.S.
    Description and Course Objectives:  See Details
    Handouts: AIDS SVC ORGS CONTACT INFO, CDC HIV SUBSTANCE USE, Drug Facts, HIV Mental Health Issues, Specialist District Map.
  • FAM2: Why is Clinical Documentation So Important?
    Speaker(s): Stacey Lee
    Description and Course Objectives:  See Details
    Handouts: DAP note example, Discharge Summary Example, INITIAL INDIVIDUAL NOTE EXAMPLE 1.
  • FAM3: CARES MDT: A Multi-Disciplinary Team Helping Families Impacted by Substance Use Disorder
    Speaker(s): Erica Hochberger, LICSW; Jana Thomas, LBSW; Kelli Mukaddam, BCJ; and Mark Sapp, M.D.
    Description and Course Objectives:  See Details
  • FAM4: Overview of Alabama’s Crisis System of Care
    Speaker(s): Anthony Reynolds, LPC, CAC; Dr. Cindy Gipson, Ph.D; Jim Crego; Paula Steele, LICSW; and Donna Leslie, LPC-S
    Description and Course Objectives:  See Details
    Handouts: ASADS Master Sliders for FAM4 Presentation
  • FAM5: Changing Police Culture, A CIT Response To Crisis
    Speaker(s): Johnny Hollingsworth, B.S.
    Description and Course Objectives:  See Details
    Handouts: CIT brochure, CIT Core Elements, Module Learning Objectives, Problem Facing Policing.
  • FAM6: Take Back, Educate, Inundate (TBEI):  A Social Media Approach to Opioid Prevention in Clinical Settings
    Speaker(s): Elana Merriweather, Ed.S., LPC, NCC, AADCC, BC-TMHP and Thomas Stephens
    Description and Course Objectives:  See Details
  • FAM7: The Legal Landscape of Addressing the Opioid Epidemic
    Speaker(s): David Diab
    Description and Course Objectives:  See Details
  • FAM8: Value of Peer Support
    Speaker(s): Pamela Butler, BSW
    Description and Course Objectives:  See Details
  • FAM9: Vicarious Trauma: Signs, Symptoms and Management for the Healthcare Provider
    Speaker(s): Denice Morris MS, MEd
    Description and Course Objectives:  See Details
  • FAM10:Cognitive Behavior Therapy and the Use of Contingency Management
    Speaker(s): Debbi Metzger, MA, NCC, ADC, MAC
    Description and Course Objectives:  See Details
Adjourn: 12:30 PM