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Upcoming Professional Development Opportunities

    • 09/24/2018
    • 8:30 AM - 10:30 AM
    • Rhode Island College, Alger 110
    Register


    We are pleased to announce RIAIMH’s Fall 2018 and Spring 2019
    Community Conversation Series


    Integrating Diversity-Informed Infant Mental Health Tenets Into Practice: Starting with Self-Awareness


    Addresses RIAIMH IMH Competency Domains: 1) Cultural Competence and 2) Self-Awareness

    Session 1: September 24, 2018

    Susan Dickstein, PhD. 

    Exploring the Intersection of Infant Mental Health and Diversity Informed Tenets: An Introduction

    We explore how culture (beliefs, values, attitudes, biases, and experiences) powerfully shapes relationships and behaviors related to the promotion of infant mental health. We consider the importance of self-awareness for providing culturally-sensitive services.  

    Approved by:
    NASW 2.0 CEUs in Cross-Cultural Practice
    NEMSD - 2.0 hours CNEs 
    CELP 2.0 contact hours

    Please note: The full Fall Series has 3 Sessions. We hope you will be joining us for all three. This registration form is for Session 1 only. Session 2 and Session 3 are on October 22 and November 26, 2018. Each Session requires its own registration. Please join us!

    Session 2: October 222018

    Omar Bah, MPA, MA

    Refugee Children's Mental Health: Influence of Culture and Trauma

    This session will explore the cultural nuances to mental health access within refugee families -- the vulnerabilities, stigma, and understanding of the American healthcare system, concept of refugee children's mental health, nutrition, stress management, and general approaches to healthcare. We will examine the adjustment challenges of refugees once they settle in the United States with emphasis on past trauma, and new stressors.

    CELP approved.  NASW CEUs and CNEs pending approval

    Session 3: November 26, 2018

    Ana Novais, MA, Executive Director of Health, RI Department of Health

    more details to follow soon!  SAVE THE DATE!

    CELP approved.  NASW CEUs and CNEs pending approval


    Location of all sessions:  

    Rhode Island College, Alger Hall 110 (note new location!)

    Time:

    8 am (registration) 

    8:30-10:30 (program)

    Cost:

    Members = Free
    Non-Members = $25/session
    Rhode Island College students = pre-day, or day-of registration accepted
    *show valid RIC ID at registration table

    CEUs are an additional $20/session
    *Register and pay for CEUs at the door on the day of the event  

    Please join us!!!


    With thanks to our Sponsor, the Paul V. Sherlock Center on Disabilities at Rhode Island College. 

              


                      

    To see all upcoming Professional Development Opportunities, see our Calendar

    • 10/04/2018
    • 8:15 AM - 12:30 PM
    • 2400 Post Road, Warwick, RI 02886

    The Rhode Island Psychological Association is hosting this continuing education workshop presented by Joshua Masse, PhD. The workshop will provide a theoretical, empirical, and clinical overview of the Parent-Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT) model. 4 CE credits are available. Learn more and register.

    • 10/22/2018
    • 8:30 AM - 10:30 AM
    • Rhode Island College, Alger Hall 110
    Register


    We are pleased to announce RIAIMH’s Fall 2018 and Spring 2019
    Community Conversation Series


    Integrating Diversity-Informed Infant Mental Health Tenets Into Practice: Starting with Self-Awareness


    Addresses RIAIMH IMH Competency Domains:
    1) Cultural Competence and 2) Self-Awareness


    Session 2: October 222018

    Omar Bah, MPA, MA

    Refugee Children's Mental Health: Influence of Culture and Trauma

    This session will explore the cultural nuances to mental health access within refugee families -- the vulnerabilities, stigma, and understanding of the American healthcare system, concept of refugee children's mental health, nutrition, stress management, and general approaches to healthcare. We will examine the adjustment challenges of refugees once they settle in the United States with emphasis on past trauma, and new stressors.

    Approved by:
    CELP 2.0 contact hours

    Pending Approval by:
    NASW 2.0 CEUs in Cross-Cultural Practice
    NEMSD - 2.0 hours CNEs 


    PLEASE NOTE: The full Fall Series has 3 Sessions. We hope you will be joining us for all three. This registration form is for Session 2 only.  Session 1 and Session 3 are on September 24 and November 26, 2018. Each Session requires its own registration. Please join us!!!


    Session 1: September 24, 2018

    Susan Dickstein, PhD. 

    Exploring the Intersection of Infant Mental Health and Diversity Informed Tenets: An Introduction

    We explore how culture (beliefs, values, attitudes, biases, and experiences) powerfully shapes relationships and behaviors related to the promotion of infant mental health. We consider the importance of self-awareness for providing culturally-sensitive services.  

    Approved by:
    NASW 2.0 CEUs in Cross-Cultural Practice
    NEMSD - 2.0 hours CNEs 
    CELP 2.0 contact hours


    Session 3: November 26, 2018

    Ana Novais, MA, Executive Director of Health, RI Department of Health

    More event information details to follow soon! 
    SAVE THE DATE
    CELP  approved 2.0 CEUs.  NASW CEUs and CNEs approvals pending


    Location of all sessions:  

    Rhode Island College, Alger Hall 110 (note new location!)

    Time:

    8:00-8:30 am (Check-in and Welcome) 

    8:30-10:30 am (Program)

    Cost:

    Members = Free
    Non-Members = $25/session
    Rhode Island College students = register early or day-of registration accepted
    *show valid RIC ID at registration table

    CEUs are an additional $20/session
    *Register and pay for CEUs at the door on the day of the event 
     

    With thanks to our Sponsor, the Paul V. Sherlock Center on Disabilities at Rhode Island College. 

              


    To see all upcoming Professional Development Opportunities, see our Calendar

    • 11/26/2018
    • 8:30 AM - 10:30 AM
    • Rhode Island College, Alger Hall 110
    Register


    We are pleased to announce RIAIMH’s Fall 2018 and Spring 2019
    Community Conversation Series


    Integrating Diversity-Informed Infant Mental Health Tenets Into Practice: Starting with Self-Awareness


    Addresses RIAIMH IMH Competency Domains: 
    1) Cultural Competence and 2) Self-Awareness


    Session 3: November 26, 2018
    Ana Novais, MA, Executive Director of Health, RI Department of Health
    More event information details to follow soon! 
    SAVE THE DATE

    Approved by:
    CELP 2.0 contact hours

    Pending Approval by:
    NASW 2.0 CEUs in Cross-Cultural Practice
    NEMSD - 2.0 hours CNEs 


    PLEASE NOTE: The full Fall Series has 3 Sessions. We hope you will be joining us for all three. This registration form is for Session 2 only.  Session 1 and Session 2 are on September 24 and October 22, 2018. Each Session requires its own registration. Please join us!!!


    Session 1: September 24, 2018

    Susan Dickstein, PhD. 

    Exploring the Intersection of Infant Mental Health and Diversity Informed Tenets: An Introduction

    We explore how culture (beliefs, values, attitudes, biases, and experiences) powerfully shapes relationships and behaviors related to the promotion of infant mental health. We consider the importance of self-awareness for providing culturally-sensitive services.  

    Approved by:
    NASW 2.0 CEUs in Cross-Cultural Practice
    NEMSD - 2.0 hours CNEs 
    CELP 2.0 contact hours


    Session 2: October 222018

    Omar Bah, MPA, MA

    Refugee Children's Mental Health: Influence of Culture and Trauma
    This session will explore the cultural nuances to mental health access within refugee families -- the vulnerabilities, stigma, and understanding of the American healthcare system, concept of refugee children's mental health, nutrition, stress management, and general approaches to healthcare. We will examine the adjustment challenges of refugees once they settle in the United States with emphasis on past trauma, and new stressors.

    Approved by:

    CELP 2.0 contact hours

    Pending approval by:
    NASW 2.0 CEUs in Cross-Cultural Practice
    NEMSD - 2.0 hours CNEs 


    Location of all sessions:  

    Rhode Island College, Alger Hall 110 (note new location!)

    Time:

    8:00-8:30 am (Check-in and Welcome)
    8:30-10:30 am (Program)

    Cost:

    Members = Free
    Non-Members = $25/session
    Rhode Island College students = register early or day-of registration accepted
    *show valid RIC ID at registration table

    CEUs are an additional $20/session
    *Register and pay for CEUs at the door on the day of the event  

    Please join us!!!


    With thanks to our Sponsor, the Paul V. Sherlock Center on Disabilities at Rhode Island College. 

              

    To see all upcoming Professional Development Opportunities, see our Calendar

RIAIMH is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization.

RIAIMH is a founding member of the Alliance for the Advancement of Infant Mental Health.


RIAIMH is an affiliate of the World Association for Infant Mental Health.

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