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Celebrating Tennessee's IPS Community
A Statewide Conference Celebrating Individual Placement and Support (IPS) Supported Employment Community Successes

May 10, 2016 | Embassy Suites by Hilton - Nashville-South/Cool Springs, Franklin, Tennessee

Sponsored by TDMHSAS, TDHS, and TAMHO

This project is funded under an agreement with the State of Tennessee.  |    The Tennessee Association of Mental Health Organizations (TAMHO) serves as the grant administrator for this project.

PRELIMINARY PROGRAM AND REGISTRATION MATERIALS --
CLICK HERE for access to the Preliminary Conference Program, or, click on the link in the box to the right of this page or CLICK HERE to visit the Eventbrite website for online registration
OVERNIGHT ACCOMMODATIONS --

Embassy Suites by Hilton, Nashville-South Cool Springs [615-515-5151] is offering a special group rate for 155.00 USD plus applicable taxes per night. This rate is available through April 22, 2016.

CONFERENCE HANDOUTS --
Conference handouts will be posted here as they become available. A 'CLICK HERE' option will be provided next to the name of the sessions that have electronically accessible handouts and materials.

OPENING GENERAL SESSION & KEYNOTE ADDRESS: Lessons  from Vermont: Strategies for Implementation of IPS 

-         Presentation PowerPoint Handout  CLICK HERE

BREAKOUT SESSIONS

Beyond the 2nd Cup: Knowing the 3  Cups of Tea of Job Development and Taking It to the Next Level

-         Presentation PowerPoint Handout  CLICK HERE

IPS Employment Supported by Evidence

-         Presentation PowerPoint Handout  CLICK HERE

Self-Care During Stress

-         Presentation PowerPoint Handout will be made available during the session

BREAKOUT SESSIONS

Common Challenges During the Job Search

-         Presentation PowerPoint Handout  CLICK HERE

Fostering Collaboration Between VR Staff and IPS Teams

-         Presentation PowerPoint Handout  CLICK HERE

Engagement Strategies: Effective Engagement for Families and Young Adults

-         Presentation PowerPoint Handout  CLICK HERE

GENERAL SESSION:  Successful Collaborations

-         Presentation PowerPoint Handout  CLICK HERE

BREAKOUT SESSIONS

They Got a Job!

-         Presentation PowerPoint Handout  CLICK HERE

Tested Strategies to Overcome Justice Involvement

-         Presentation PowerPoint Handout  CLICK HERE

The Impact of Stigma and Prejudice in an Environment of Competitive Employment

-         Presentation PowerPoint Handout -- Emma Johnson  CLICK HERE

-         Presentation PowerPoint Handout -- Leanne Crawford  CLICK HERE

-         Presentation PowerPoint Handout  CLICK HERE

GENERAL SESSION: Building Future Successes

-         Presentation PowerPoint Handout  CLICK HERE


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FROM CRISIS TO HOPE
Best Practices of Crisis Response in Tennessee

June 28, 2016 | One Century Plaza Conference Center, Nashville, Tennessee

Sponsored by TDMHSAS and TAMHO

This project is funded under an agreement with the State of Tennessee.  |    The Tennessee Association of Mental Health Organizations (TAMHO) serves as the grant administrator for this project.

PRELIMINARY PROGRAM AND REGISTRATION MATERIALS --
CLICK HERE for access to the Preliminary Conference Program, or, click on the link in the box to the right of this page or CLICK HERE to visit the Eventbrite website for online registration
OVERNIGHT ACCOMMODATIONS --

The conference center does not have overnight accommodations. There are a few hotels in the vicinity of the conference center. The Embassy Suites Hotel, Nashville Airport is offering a special group rate of 154.00 USD plus applicable taxes per night this rate will be available beginning Wednesday, April 20th (Address:  10 Century Blvd, Nashville, TN 37214 Phone:  (615) 871-0033 Website: www.