Focus on Mental Health

You care a great deal about your clients and want the best outcomes for them. What better way to refresh and recharge than to discover the most current research-based assessment tools, intervention techniques, and treatment strategies to help your clients thrive?

Programs in the Focus on Mental Health Series are perfect for social workers, counselors, marriage and family therapists, psychologists, or any other professional working with clients who struggle with mental health issues. The series is focusing on youth mental health and suicide risk assessment.

The workshops include:

  • The latest research
  • Practical applications you can use right away
  • Interactive learning
  • Discussions with peers   
  • Expert instructors - a combination of faculty researchers and clinicians/practitioners

It’s a convenient, affordable way to earn continuing education contact hours to fulfill your license and certification requirements.

Past offerings:

  • Focus on Youth Mental Health Free Community Discussion
  • Growing Up the Hard Way — Children and Mental Health
  • Update on Suicide Risk Assessment and Management 
  • Science of the Mind: A Neurocognitive Overview for Mental Health Professionals
  • The Biological Foundation of Boundaries and Ethical Behavior

Programs in this Series

Addiction, Compulsion, and Cravings: The Biology of the Pursuit of Happiness

Key Program Information
Categories Professional and Workforce Development | Education | Health Care | Human Services
Program Type Non-Credit
Delivery Format Face-to-Face
Series Focus on Mental Health
Next Session September 12, 2019 in Eau Claire
Description The Focus on Mental Health Series with Dr. David Mays is back to discuss behavioral addiction and process addiction. This program is a great continuing education option for counselors, therapist, and others to earn CEUs.

The Science of the Mind: An Update for Mental Health Clinicians

Key Program Information
Categories Professional and Workforce Development | Health Care | Human Services | Education
Program Type Non-Credit
Delivery Format Face-to-Face
Series Focus on Mental Health
Next Session September 13, 2019 in Eau Claire
Description The Focus on Mental Health Series with Dr. David Mays returns to cover the latest science on the brain. Learn about the field of epigenetics, new technologies, research findings on genetics, and many more topics. Earn CEUs for this day-long training.