Hamilton Center Inc. and ISU’s Department of Social Work Present 2006 Mental Health Conference - February 1, 2006

Hamilton Center Inc. and Indiana State University’s Department of Social Work are hosting a mental health conference on Friday, March 3, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. The conference will be held in the Hulman Memorial Student Union on the campus of Indiana State University.

Frederic G. Reamer, Ph.D., will be presenting on “Ethical Challenges: How to Respond to Difficult Cases.” Dr. Reamer is Professor in the graduate program of the School of Social Work, Rhode Island College, where he has been on the faculty since 1983. Dr. Reamer has been involved in national research projects on professional ethics sponsored by The Hastings Center, The Carnegie Corporation, and the Haas Foundation. He is also the author of many books and articles. Dr. Reamer has lectured extensively nationally and internationally on the subjects of professional ethics and professional malpractice and liability. He chaired the national task force that wrote the Code of Ethics adopted by the National Association of Social Workers in 1996. Dr. Reamer has received numerous awards for outstanding contributions at the local, national and international levels.

This workshop can be used for continuing education credit for licensed practitioners. The event is open to the public, and the cost is $75. Students presenting ID’s will be admitted for $10, and admission for Hamilton Center employees and ISU Students is free. Registration is required. For more information, and to register by phone contact LaKina Curry at ISU’s Department of Social Work at 812-237-3611.

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