3RD ANNUAL behavioral health conference
Transforming ourselves through mental health and wellness
Thursday, May 22, 2014
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
*Registration begins at 7:30 am
Friday, May 23, 2014
8:00 am - 12:30 pm
Student Union Gran Salon
Artwork by Amanda Gracia (2013)
Join social workers, counselors, psychologists, teachers, nurses, and law
enforcement professionals in this conference focused on promoting mental health
and overall wellness through the discussion of problems that confront our
society, such as substance abuse, domestic violence, and bullying. The aim is
to foster wellbeing in the face of adversity and trauma.
*9CEU and TCLEOSE hours (including 3 hours of Ethics and 2 hours of Ethics in Supervision) will be offered to satisfy licensure
**The University of Texas at Brownsville- Student Health Services is an
approved CEU provider for social workers, counselors, psychologist, and teachers.
*IDTs are accepted.
For more information or questions, please contact the Campus Suicide
Prevention Program at (956) 882-7561 or (956) 882-3896 or e-mail marianela.guzman40 @utb.edu
Opening Plenary Session:
There and Back
Again: A Story of Hope
Health Care after Violence
Culture in Resilience and Healing
Bullying & Suicide Prevention (Parts 1 & 2)
How to Break Down the Walls of Substance Use Disorders
The Lasting Impact of Adverse Childhood
Experiences (Parts 1 & 2)
The Right Use of Power in Clinical Supervision Preparing Clinicians to Cope with Suicidal Clients
Dare to Imagine the Possibilities!
Closing Plenary Session:
Self-Care as an Ethical Practice in
Registration Conference fee includes admission to all plenary sessions, all
breakout sessions, continental breakfast for both days and one catered lunch.
Funding for this conference was made possible (in part) by grant number SM60469 SAMHSA. The views expressed in written conference materials or publication and by speakers and moderators do not necessarily reflect the views, opinions, or policies of CMHS, SAMHSA, or HHS; nor does mention of trade names, commercial practices, or organization imply endorsement by the U.S. Government.