Integrated Care: Exploring the Mind-Body Connection in Chronic Illnesses

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Friday, June 21, 2013 

United Way of Greater Houston

50 Waugh Street Houston, TX 77007

  

8:00 am - 4:00 pm

   

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Target Audience

 

Psychologists, Social Workers, LPCs, LMFTs, Case Managers,
Nurses, Community Health Workers, Health Care and
Social Service Professionals

 

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Conference Cost

$95.00 - Full Day 

Includes Breakfast, Lunch, Materials, Resources and
6 CEUs for Psychologists, Social Workers, LPCs and LMFTs and
  
5.75 CEUs for *Nurses

*UTHealth at Houston School of Nursing is an approved provider of continuing nursing education
by the Texas Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the
American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

 

 

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Registration Deadline

 

 June 7, 2013 
Deadline Extended:
June 14, 2013
 

   

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Sponsors

  

Mental Health America of Greater Houston The Meadows Foundation
Family Services of Greater Houston Houston Psychological Association 
The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston School of Nursing

 

Partners


Houston Area Parkinson Society American Heart Association American Stroke Association
Baylor College of Medicine, Parkinson's Disease Center & Movement Disorders Clinic
The Center for Stress Management Alzheimer's Association JDRF 
    
 

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KEYNOTE SPEAKERS


Mental Health
Interventions in
Non-Mental Health Settings:
Applications to Chronic Diseases

 Laura Marsh, MD and Lea Keifer, MPH 

Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center

 

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Self-Care for the Caregiver:
A Survivor’s Perspective
 

Rob Pennington, PhD

Award-winning Author, Speaker, Psychologist & Coach 

 

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PANEL DISCUSSION

 

The Mind-Body Connection

Chronic Illnesses and Mental Health

 
 
PANELISTS
 
  
 
Kris Kerlin, LPC-S
The Center for Stress Management 
 
 
Christine Hunter, RN, BSN
Baylor College of Medicine
 
John Higgins, MD
 The University of Texas Medical School at Houston 
 
Molly Naylor, JD
JDRF
 
 

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TOPICS & SPEAKERS

  

Support Groups for Adults

Shelley Spector, LCSW
The Methodist Hospital
  

Alzheimer’s and Other Dementias

Andrea James, MPH
Alzheimer’s Association 
  

Chronic Disease Self-Management

Monica James, CHES
Gateway to Care
  

HIV, Stigma and Mental Health

Keville Ware, LCSW
The Montrose Center
  

Child/Adolescent
Chronic Care and Mental Health

Gaye Schaefer, MA, LPC-S
  

Multidisciplinary Group Visits –
 A Model Used in Uncontrolled Diabetes

Malvika Juneja, MD, and Team
Harris Health System


Register Today!

Organizer Mental Health America of Greater Houston

For more information, please contact aposada@mhahouston.org.

When?

Fri, June 21, 2013
8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
(GMT-0600) US/Central

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Where?

United Way Houston
50 Waugh Street
Houston, TX 77007