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Workshops,  training, resources, and MIFAST ACT opportunities 

 

2018 Workshop Registration and logistics are provided through  Michigan Association of Community Mental Health Boards     

 


Workshop

Date(s)

Geographic Area

ACT 101


November 20 & 21, 2017

April 11 & 12, 2018

July 10 & 11, 2018

September 11 & 12, 2018


Grand Rapids

Ann Arbor

North Lower Peninsula 

Kalamazoo

ACT 201-C



Choice 1:     Team Leaders:  January 22, 2018

Team leader and Team February 21 or March 27, 2018

Choice 2:  Team Leaders June 15, 2018

Team leader and Team August 27 or September 24, 2018


TBD


The Role of the ACT Nurse

(an informal get together is planned for 

those arriving on June 30, 2018)

May 1, 2018

Grand Rapids

The Role of the ACT Psychiatrist & Nurse Practitioner

December 7, 2017

Detroit Area


HOPE FOR RECOVERY-RECOVERY OF HOPE


Part 1 




February 15, 2018




Lansing 

Part 2
February 16, 2018Lansing
Part 3

March 15, 2018

Mt. Pleasant

Part 4

March 16, 2018

Mt. Pleasant

Psychiatric Medications & Chronic Health Conditions 


May 18, 2018


TBD

Intervention Strategies for Dementia
 in Persons with Serious Metal Illness and Other Disorders





MIFAST ACT Technical Assistance Visits

February 6, 2018

March 6, 2018

April 18. 2018


Individually

Determined 

Team dates



TBD



Team, Agency and

CMHSP notified of 

Visit



Please complete the readings: 1. take the quizzes 2. print the certificates  3.bring the certificate with you to be admitted to the training.

Registration provided through  Michigan Association of Community Mental Health Boards  

newly renamed Community Mental Health Association of Michigan     


Duration: 1.0 hr. Credit Hours: 1.0 Credit Types:MI-CEC,MCBAP Related


This course is not currently certified for any specific CEU Credits.

This is an introductory course for Assertive Community Treatment (ACT) practitioners to familiarize themselves with the ACT Field Guide, a user-friendly, quality improvement tool developed by the Michigan Department of Community Health (MDCH) and the Michigan Public Health Institute (MPHI) Systems Reform Program. The ACT Field Guide integrates standards from Michigan Medicaid and the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA). 


This course is not currently certified for any specific CEU Credits.

This is an introductory course for Assertive Community Treatment practitioners. Topics covered include: history, practice principles, philosophy of recovery and benefits of ACT.


This course is not currently certified for any specific CEU Credits.

This is an advanced course for Assertive Community Treatment practitioners. The "ACT - Advanced Elements I - Recovery and the Stress-vulnerability Model" course will provide information about Recovery and the Stress-Vulnerability model.

Learners must complete "ACT - Basic Elements of Assertive Community Treatment" before taking ACT - Advanced Elements I. This would be appropriate for QMHP.

This course is not currently certified for any specific CEU Credits.

This is an advanced course for Assertive Community Treatment practitioners. The "ACT - Advanced Elements II" course will provide information about Core Processes of Assertive Community Treatment. Learners must complete "ACT - Basic Elements of Assertive Community Treatment" and "ACT - Advanced Elements I" before taking ACT - Advanced Elements II. This would be appropriate for QMHP.

This course is not currently certified for any specific CEU Credits.

This is an advanced course for Assertive Community Treatment practitioners. The "ACT - Advanced Elements III" course will provide information about Service Areas of Assertive Community Treatment. Learners must complete "ACT - Basic Elements of Assertive Community Treatment" and "ACT - Advanced Elements I & II" before taking ACT - Advanced Elements III.

 This would be appropriate for QMHP.

This course is not currently certified for any specific CEU Credits.

Day 1 is designed specifically for ACT Team Leaders to brush up their skills; Day 2 is for the ACT Team Leader and the ACT TEAM to work together to brush up their team skills.

Registration provided through  Michigan Association of Community Mental Health Boards     


This course is not currently certified for any specific CEU Credits.

Day 1 is designed specifically for ACT Team Leaders to brush up their skills; Day 2 is for the ACT Team Leader and the ACT TEAM to work together to brush up their team skills.

Registration provided through  Michigan Association of Community Mental Health Boards   


This course is not currently certified for any specific CEU Credits.

This is an area for site administrators and facilitators to learn the ImprovingMIPractices learning management system.

This course is not currently certified for any specific CEU Credits.

 Scheduled for May 19, 2017 ,   

Registration through MACMHB This is approved as an MDHHS ACT Specific Training and is one choice for the annual requirement. Registration: 8:30 am Training: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm Fee $35

Nursing credits are available for The Role of the ACT Nurse

This course is not currently certified for any specific CEU Credits.

Registration through MACMHB

Approved as MDCH ACT specific training and is one choice for the annual requirement

Registration: 8:30am

Training: 9:00am - 4:00pm


This course is not currently certified for any specific CEU Credits.

Registration through MACMHB

Registration 8:30 Training

9:00 am - 4:00 pm 

Approved as MDCH ACT specific training and is one choice for the annual requirement


This course is not currently certified for any specific CEU Credits.

April 20, 2017 | Doubletree by Hilton, Dearborn | Registration is through MACMHB This is approved as a MDCH ACT Specific Training and is one choice for the annual training requirement. Registration 8:30 am Training 9 am - 4 pm


This course is not currently certified for any specific CEU Credits.

April 21, 2017 | Doubletree by Hilton, Dearborn | Registration is through MACMHB This course is approved as MDCH ACT Specific Training and is one choice for the annual requirement. Registration : 8:30 am Training: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm


This course is not currently certified for any specific CEU Credits.

The Field Guide contains fidelity, self-assessment, assessment, improvement planning, Medicaid requirements and best practice for ACT in Michigan.


This course is not currently certified for any specific CEU Credits.

This class is for ACT psychiatrists and nurse practitioners.

 

This course is not currently certified for any specific CEU Credits.

This session will address mental illness (MI) as it co-occurs with dementia.  Various types of dementia (e.g., Dementia with Lewy Bodies, Frontotemporal dementia, and Alzheimer's Disease) will be discussed, as well as misdiagnosis of dementia, MI, and delirium, the effects of brain changes in dementia on cognition, behavior, and functioning, and finally implications for intervention.  Non-pharmacological intervention strategies that address psychosis and dementia and are individualized to the person, disorder(s), and situation will be explored. 

Handouts are located inside class.

Approved as MDCH ACT specific training and is one choice for the annual requirement.

This course is not currently certified for any specific CEU Credits.