Work Is Recovery

September 25, 2014 / No Comments

Supported Employment/Individual Placement and Support (SE/IPS) is an evidence-based practice that helps people with mental illness identify and acquire part-time or full-time jobs of their choice in the community with rapid job-search and placement services. SE/IPS emphasizes that work is not the...

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Making Informed Choices about Personal Finances

September 23, 2014 / No Comments

Individuals with disabilities need clear and accurate benefits information to make informed decisions about their financial future and employment goals. In most cases, people with disabilities can earn a regular paycheck and still retain benefits. They can also earn income and choose to reduce an...

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Peer Support in Action

September 22, 2014 / No Comments

Peer specialists, peer supporters, and recovery coaches use their lived experiences in a variety of professional settings to assist individuals who are recovering from mental illness and substance use disorders. Participants in this EBP Conference 2014 workshop will learn about the first-hand exp...

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Veterans Affairs in Ohio Delivers Best Integrated Treatment Available

September 9, 2014 / No Comments

Veterans of the U.S. Armed Forces in central and northeast Ohio are receiving the best treatment available for co-occurring mental illness and substance use disorders. Find out why the Chalmers P. Wylie VA Ambulatory Care Center in Columbus and the Louis Stokes Cleveland VA Medical Center are imp...

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Leadership: It’s More Than Supervision

September 9, 2014 / No Comments

Team leaders of clinical services have an important job on their hands, especially if they are overseeing the implementation of an evidence-based practice. The successful outcomes that team members achieve with their clients rely, a lot, on the team leader’s ability to appreciate and understand h...

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Solutions for the Complexities of Co-Occurring Disorders

September 9, 2014 / No Comments

Substance abuse and mental illness are a tough combo to treat and beat. But it does happen with the right attitudes and interventions. Expand your knowledge about both disorders and the interaction and overlap of their symptoms. Enhance your skills for helping people with co-occurring disorders m...

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Ever Wonder Why They Call It “Assertive”?

August 27, 2014 / No Comments

Find out why Assertive Community Treatment (ACT) ranks as a best practice in states, counties, cities, managed-care companies, and community-based service organizations that want to improve outcomes for people with severe mental illness who are most vulnerable to homelessness, hospitalization, an...

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Best Solution for Substance Abuse and Mental Illness

August 27, 2014 / No Comments

Integrated Dual Disorder Treatment (IDDT) makes so much sense for improving outcomes. This evidence-based practice combines treatment for mental illness with treatment for substance abuse and is considered among the best interventions for people with co-occurring disorders. Make IDDT a priority f...

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Trauma-Informed Care for Clients, Clinicians & Organizations

August 18, 2014 / No Comments

Register for keynote plenary “Trauma-Informed Care: Creating Positive Cultures of Care” at Evidence-Based Practices Conference 2014, which takes place on October 14 & 15 in Cleveland, Ohio. / Trauma has emerged as a hot topic in behavioral healthcare because people in our communities experien...

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Trauma-Informed Care Comes to Ohio Hospitals and Community Agencies

August 18, 2014 / No Comments

Attend workshop “E-05, Trauma-Informed Systems of Care” at Evidence-Based Practices Conference 2014 and learn what the State of Ohio is doing to create a seamless system of trauma-informed care in its state psychiatric hospitals and community-based service organizations. Presenters will discuss t...

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Future of Managed Care and Medicaid for Behavioral Health in Ohio

August 11, 2014 / No Comments

Register for workshop “A-05, The Future is Now: The Changing Face of Managed Care & Medicaid in Ohio” at the Evidence-Based Practices Conference 2014, which takes place on October 14 & 15 in Cleveland, Ohio. / Reserve your place in this must-attend workshop. Seating is limited. / This wor...

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Earn Supervision and Ethics Credits

August 8, 2014 / No Comments

These workshops at Evidence-Based Practices Conference 2014 are offering supervision or ethics credits. Register today. Supervision Credits: A-03 | Special Considerations for Effective EBP Team Leadership B-05 | Implementation Strategies for Effective Integrated Services: DDCAT & DDCMHT D-03 ...

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