The 24th Annual Recipient Rights Conference

September 19, 2017 through September 22, 2017
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Radisson Plaza Hotel and Suites
100 West Michigan Avenue
Kalamazoo, MI 49007

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Hotel Guestroom

$120.00*

Double

$120.00*

Triple

$130.00*

Quad

$140.00*



*Does not include sales and county tax assessments
Hotel Reservations must secured be prior to 5:00 PM on AUGUST 27, 2017

The room block at the Radisson Plaza Hotel and Suites is presently full.

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Available while hotel rooms last.

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2017 Recipient Rights Conference
Schedule of Conference Sessions

 

Session #

 

SESSION TITLE


SW CEU's

 

RIGHTS CEU's

Pre-Con

 
ENHANCED INTERVIEWING TECHNIQUES (EIT) WORKSHOP
 
5.5

 
5.5 Category I

 
1

 
TRAUMA, WHAT IS HAPPENING TO YOU? WHAT HAPPENING TO ME?
 
3.0

 
4.5 Category IV

 
2

 
THE RIGHTS BALANCING ACT IN PSYCHIATRIC EMERGENCIES
 
1.5

 
1.5 Category I

 
3

 
CREATING INCLUSIVE SPACES FOR LGTBQ+COMMUNITY
 
3.0

 
3.0 Category I

 
4
 
T/B/A
 
   
5

 
THE HISTORY OF THE MENTAL HEALTH CODE
 
1.5

 
1.5 Category I

 
6


 
LET’S DISCUSS THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN PERSON AND SYSTEM CENTERED SERVICES
 
1.5


 
1.5 Category I


 
GS1

 
ETHICS: EVERY CHOICE HAS A CONSEQUENCE
 
1.0

 
1.0 Category IV

 
7

 
EFFECTIVE COMMUNICATION: WHAT IS YOUR STRONG SUIT?
 
2.0

 
2.0 Category I

 
8
 
WE ARE NOT OUR DIAGNOSIS
 
2.0
 
2.0 Category IV
 
9

 
HOSPITAL RIGHTS: SHARING CONCERNS AND COLLABORATING FOR SOLUTIONS
 
2.0

 
2.0 Category I

 
10

 
THE IMPACT OF RECENT REGULATORY CHANGES
 
2.0

 
2.0 Category I

 
11

 
CULTURAL COMPETENCY: WORKING WITH ARAB AMERICANS
 
1.5

 
1.5 Category IV

 
12


 
BTPRC: GUIDANCE ON APPLIED BEHAVIORAL ANALYSIS
 
3.0


 
3.0 Category IV


 
13

 
PAIN MANAGEMENT IN THE AGE OF THE OPIATE EPIDEMIC
 
3.0

 
3.0 Category IV

 
14

 
MOVING FROM BUTTING HEADS TO BRIDGING THE GAP
 
3.0

 
3.0 Category I

 
15
 
SELF-CARE THROUGH MOVEMENT
 
1.5
 
1.5 Category IV
 
16

 
AN OVERVIEW OF MH FIRST AID FOR VETERANS
 
1.5

 
1.5 Category IV

 
17

 
TALKING THE TALK, WALKING THE WALK: CROSS GENERATIONAL TRAINING
 
1.5

 
1.5 Category I

 
18

 
PSYCHOTROPIC MEDICATIONS: WHAT RIGHTS OFFICERS NEED TO KNOW
 
1.5

 
1.5 Category I

 
19
 
AUTISM AWARENESS IN HEALTH CARE
 
1.5
 
1.5 Category IV
 
20
 

 
CULTURAL COMPETENCE TRAINING OF DEAF, DEAFBLIND AND HARD OF HEARING COMMUNITIES
 
1.5 


 
1.5 Category I


 
21
 
LICENSING ISSUES
 
1.5
 
1.5 Category I
 
22
 
T/B/A
 
1.5
 
1.5 Category I
 
23
 
MOCK HEARING
 
1.5
 
1.5 Category I
 
GS2
 
NAMI
 
1.0
 
1.0 Category I
 
24

 
CONFIDENTIALITY AND RECEIPIENT RIGHTS
 
2.0

 
2.0 Category I

 
25

 
MICHIGAN GUARDIANSHIPS UNDER EPIC AND MHC
 
2.0

 
2.0 Category I

 
26

 
#STOPTHETRAFFIC: A NECESSARY UNDERSTANDING OF THE COMMERCIAL EXPLOITATION OF CHILDREN 2.0

 
2.0 Category IV

 
27

 
BUILDING YOUR TRAINING TOOLBOX 2.0

 
2.0 Category I

 

Category Breakdown:
Category 1-Operations, Category II-Legal, Category III-Leadership, Category IV-Augmented


2016 Recipient Rights Conference            
Schedule of Conference Sessions

 

Session # SESSION TITLE SW CEU's RIGHTS CEU's
Pre-Con THE ART OF ELICITATION 5.5 5.5 Category I
GS1 INTERSECTIONS: CULTURE & RACE IN HUMAN SERVICES 1 1.0 Category IV
1 TALKING THE TALK 1.5 1.5 Category IV
2 ACCURATE BODY LANGUAGE 1.5 1.5 Category I
3 IT’S TIME TO TALK ABOUT SEGRATION 1.5 1.5 Category IV
4 AUTISM COMMUNICATION 1.5 1.5 Category IV
5 STATEMENT ANALYSIS 3 3.0 Category I
6 BEHAVIORAL HEALTH STANDARD CONSENT FORM 1.5 1.5 Category II
6A UNDERSTANDING RIGHTS AND INVESTIGATIONS IN SUD 1.5 1.5 Category I
7 INTERSECTING IDENTITIES AND POSITIONALITIES 3 3.0 Category IV
8 SECONDARY TRAUMA FOR THE RIGHTS ADVISOR 3 3.0 Category III
9 AUTISM: MICHIGAN MEDICAL SERVICES AND RESOURCES; MAST 3 3.0 Category IV
10 BUILDING YOUR PCP AWARENESS 2.5 2.5 Category IV
11 LOGICAL FALLACIES AND REVIEWING EVIDENCE 1.5 1.5 Category I
12 WORKING RESPECTFULLY WITH THE LGBTQ POPULATION 3 3.0 Category IV
13 PSYCHTROPIC MEDICATION: WHAT RIGHTS ADVISORS SHOULD KNOW 1.5 1.5 Category I
14 DECISION 2016: RIGHTS OF VOTERS WITH MENTAL DISABILITIES 1.5 1.5 Category II
15 TRAINING OF TRAINERS: HOW TO BE A BETTR TRAINER 3 3.0 Category I
16 UNDERSTANDING STATE LICENSURE 1.5 1.5 Category I
17 ALTERNATIVES TO GUARDIANSHIP 1.5 1.5 Category II
18 DO YOU SEE WHAT I SEE: COMMON PSYCHIATRIC SYMPTOMS AND DIAGNOSES 1.5 1.5 Category I
19 ADMINISTRATIE MEDICAID MOCK HEARING DEMONSTRATION 1.5 1.5 Category II
20 INFORMED CONSENT 1.5 1.5 Category II
GS2  HOW TO REDUCE THE RISK OF ABUSE TO PEOPLE WITH INTELLECTUAL AND DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES 1.5 1.5 Category II
21 SERVICE ANIMALS: THE LAW UNDER THE AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT& NEW MICHIGAN LEGISLATION 1.5 1.5 Category II
22 FORENSIC INTERVIEWING 1.5 1.5 Category I
Category Breakdown:      
Category 1-Operations, Category II-Legal, Category III-Leadership, Category IV-Augmented

 



2015 Recipient Rights Conference 

Schedule of Conference Sessions
 

 

Session #

 

SESSION TITLE


SW CEU's

 

RIGHTS CEU's

GS1 TRANSFORMATIONAL LEADERSHIP   1.5 Category III
1 BUILDING RAPPORT 4.5 4.5 Category I
2 CHARACTERISTICS OF RESILENCE 1.75 1.75 Category IV
3 MENTAL HEALTH COURT 1.75 1.75 Category I
4 SO, YOU’RE NEW TO RIGHTS 1.75 1.75 Category I
5 COMMUNICATING THROUGH A DIFFERENT LENS 3.0 3.0 Category I
6 RETALIATION, HARASSMENT AND RIGHTS 3.0 3.0 Category I
8 OMG! I'VE GOT TO TRAIN THE STAFF! WHAT DO I DO? 3.0 3.0 Category I
9 MOTIVATIONAL INTERVIEWING-ELICITING CHANGE 3.0 3.0 Category I
10 CHAPTER 4: SUCCESSFUL COORDINATION OF CARE 3.0 3.0 Category I
11 BODY OF TRUTH: ACCURATE BODY LANGUAGE 3.0 3.0 Category I
12 BTPRC II 1.5 1.5 Category I
13 ELECTRONIC AND DIGITAL EVIDENCE 1.5 1.5 Category I
14 PSYCHOTROPIC MEDICATION 1.5 1.5 Category I
15 SECONDARY TRAUMA FOR RIGHTS STAFF 1.5 1.5 Category III
16 EVIDENCE ANALYSIS 1.5 1.5 Category I
17 ETHICAL DILEMMAS IN RIGHTS 1.5 1.5 Category III
18 BIASED! WHO'S BIASED 1.5 1.5 Category I
19 MAKING THE APPEALS PROCESS WORK 1.5 1.5 Category IV
GS2  TRAUMA INFORMED APPROACHES-SHIFTING PERSPECTIVE 1.0  1.0 Category IV 
20 SIX KEY ELEMENTS FOR REDUCING RESTRICTIVE... 2.0 2.0 Category IV
21 TRAUMA INFORMED CARE ONE ON ONE 2.0 2.0 Category IV
22           BEYOND ATTACHMENT B 2.0 2.0 Category I

Category Breakdown:
Category 1-Operations, Category II-Legal, Category III-Leadership, Category IV-Augmented