Hamilton Center Inc. and Indiana State University hosts Evidence Based Practice Fall Conference - September 7, 2005

Hamilton Center, Inc. in conjunction with Indiana State University’s Department of Social Work is hosting an Evidence Based Practice conference Friday, October 14, from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The conference will be held in the Hulman Memorial Student Union on the campus of Indiana State University.

The plenary session, “Evidence Based Practice in Mental Health Care: Background and Future Directions” will be facilitated by Dr.’s Michael Murphy, Thomas Johnson, Elizabeth O’Laughlin and June Sprock. Concurrent AM/PM session topics will include: Intro to Motivational Interviewing, Assessment and Treatment of ADHD in Children and Adolescents, Treatment of patients with borderline personality, Matrix Model approach to treatment of substance abuse, techniques and strategies of play therapy and mindfulness meditation in treatment of stress, anxiety and mood disorders.

Category I Continuing Education hours of 3.5 for the AM sessions, and 2.5 for the PM sessions have been approved and are available for L.S.W., L.C.S.W., L.M.F.T, L.M.H.C., and Psychologists, with ICAADA Endorsed hours pending. For further conference information contact: Jay King 231-8220 or via e-mail jmking@hamiltoncenter.org.

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