Free Workshop: Promoting Hope and Recovery in the Wake of Behavioral Health Stigma

The Alliance for Health Equity is offering 2 FREE workshops in November for behavioral health practitioners to discuss recovery oriented systems of care, trauma informed practices, and approaches to reduce behavioral health/mental health stigma. Madeline Ofina, PhD will lead the workshops. Dr. Ofina is a clinical psychologist and expert in Mental Health Recovery-Oriented treatment. We have two sessions available and hope that you will share with your networks. The workshop offers Social Workers (LCSW and LSW) and Licensed Clinical Professional Counselors (LCPC and LPC) 3 hours of Continuing Education Credits (CEUs). Below is a summary, and the attached flyer has more details.

Promoting Hope and Recovery in the Wake of Behavioral Health Stigma

Madeline Ofina Ph.D.

Friday, November 10, 2017
9:00AM-12:00PM CST
Check-in: 8:30AM
Advocate Christ Medical Center
Outpatient Pavilion (OPP) Community Room
4440 95th St, Oak Lawn, IL 60453

OR

Friday, November 17, 2017
8:30AM-11:30AM CST
Check-in: 8:00AM
Rush University Medical Center
Field Auditorium
1735 W. Harrison Street, Chicago, IL 60612

These workshops are designed for behavioral health clinicians, practitioners, and educators.

While the event is free, registration is required as there is limited space at each workshop. Sign up at: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/stigmaandhopeCEU.

If you have questions, you can contact Leah Barth at Leah.Barth@iphionline.org or 312-850-4744.

These workshops are collaboratively offered by the members of the Alliance for Health Equity (newly named merger of the Healthy Chicago Hospital Collaborative and Health Impact Collaborative of Cook County).

Special thanks to Maryville Academy for providing CEUs and to The Center for Community Health Equity, Rush University Medical Center, and Advocate Christ Medical Center for hosting the workshops.

The workshop offers Social Workers (LCSW and LSW), Licensed Clinical Professional Counselors (LCPC and LPC) and Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist and Psychologist (MFT) 3 hours of Continuing Education Credits (CEUs).