Working on getting reimbursement of registration fees for the April 9 & 10, 2020 conference

Hello to All Registered Attendees for the April 9th & 10th, 2020 conference: If you PAID by CREDIT CARD for the April conference — we are working to get you reimbursed in full via the credit card you used to pay your registration. Apparently, Brown Paper Tickets was waiting for each of you to submit aContinue reading “Working on getting reimbursement of registration fees for the April 9 & 10, 2020 conference”

Working in Confinement During COVID-19 A Discussion with Joel Dvoskin, Ph.D.

Sponsored by the Criminal Justice Section of APA Division 18 and the Corrections Committee of Division 41 – AP-LS Psychologists in Public Service – Division 18 of APA and the American Psychology and the Law Society invited Joel Dvoskin to speak about working in confinement during Covid-19. SIGN UP FOR THE DIVISION Newsletter here: https://www.apadivisions.org/division-18/publications/newsletters/gavel/2020/05/Continue reading “Working in Confinement During COVID-19 A Discussion with Joel Dvoskin, Ph.D.”

VA offered continuing education opportunities

https://www.ptsd.va.gov/professional/continuing_ed/index.asp This VA maintained continuing education site offers a whole host of trainings (not just about PTSD). Continuing education (CE/CME) credits are offered for completing most courses. There is no fee to take a course or for obtaining continuing education credits. Credit is offered to professionals outside of VA: TRAIN – TrainingFinder Real-time Affiliate IntegratedContinue reading “VA offered continuing education opportunities”

Global Institute for Forensic Research

In the continuing effort to provide opportunities for education and networking, this organization has been recommended for your review. According to their website: GIFR Members are elite mental health, correctional, and legal professionals dedicated to the rapid dissemination and implementation of evidence-based best practices in forensic assessment, treatment, and monitoring. Benefiting from hundreds of hoursContinue reading “Global Institute for Forensic Research”

Ethics And Boundary Issues – from CE4Less

Ethics And Boundary Issues Author: Heidi Dalzell, Ph.D., Teresa Crowe, MSW, Ph.D., and Beth Russell, PhD (Click author’s name for bio) Course Created: 2020 Practice Level: Intermediate No book to buy Duration: 5 hours https://ce4less.com/Ethics-And-Boundary-Issues-Psychologist-Ceu Course Summary This free intermediate-level course provides information on ethics and professional boundaries for mental health professionals.  Updated to reflect the most currentContinue reading “Ethics And Boundary Issues – from CE4Less”

Ohio MHAS Continuing Education Opportunities free from “E-Based Academy”

http://www.ebasedacademy.org/learn There are over 60 courses are offered by the OHIO Mental Health and Addiction Services E-Based Academy. These courses, mostly an hour or so in length range in topics from problem gambling to trauma-informed care in peer recovery support and not all are likely to be forensic-related, but many are. They are designed forContinue reading “Ohio MHAS Continuing Education Opportunities free from “E-Based Academy””

American Psychological Association Telepsychology Best Practice 101

https://apa.content.online/catalog/product.xhtml?eid=15132&eid=1921 Telepsychology Best Practice 101 Series Description The Telepsychology Best Practices 101 training series is an introduction to the ins and outs of real-world telepsychology. Each 2-hour webinar details the competencies needed for telepractice, including critical ethical, legal, clinical, and technical issues, together with reimbursement strategies. The series discusses practical ways to leverage a varietyContinue reading “American Psychological Association Telepsychology Best Practice 101”

PESI Offers 12 CE hours — but this offer is no longer free.

Digital Seminar – Telehealth for Mental Health Professionals: 2-Day Distance Therapy Training If you follow the link below you can register for 12.5 hours of continuing training for using telehealth from PESI, a nonprofit continuing education provider. The Ohio Board of Psychology rules require training/consultation in telepsychology if you choose to use that option toContinue reading “PESI Offers 12 CE hours — but this offer is no longer free.”

BH Telehealth Training Webinars

BH Telehealth Training Webinars – April 1-2, 2020The Ohio Department of Medicaid and Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services will hold two identical webinar trainings on Wednesday, April 1 and Thursday, April 2 to provide technical assistance regarding the delivery of behavioral health services via telehealth. Both trainings will cover identical content andContinue reading “BH Telehealth Training Webinars”

The Association reimbursed you and we have been told BPT is now issuing refunds (a year later)

Hello to All Registered Attendees for the April 9th & 10th 2020 conference, As an association, we reached out to you to reimburse you for your 2020 prepaid registration when we learned that Brown Paper Tickets was not going to honor the refund policy. In May or June of 2020, we sent you a checkContinue reading “The Association reimbursed you and we have been told BPT is now issuing refunds (a year later)”