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TNCODC Second Annual Co-Occurring Disorders Symposium

June 24, 2015 | Vanderbilt University Student Life Center, Commodore Ballroom, Nashville, Tennessee

Sponsored by Tennessee Co-Occurring Disorders Collaborative

SYMPOSIUM HANDOUTS --
CLICK HERE to access the event handouts
CLICK HERE to access the CCISC Hopeful, Strength-Based (Recovery-Oriented) Integrated Presenting Format
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
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System of Care 3rd Annual Conference
Aligning the Systems to Illuminate Our Stars

August, 28-29, 2015 | Embassy Suites Hotel, Nashville-South/Cool Springs, Franklin, Tennessee

Sponsored by SAMHSA, TDMHSAS, TCCY, and TAMHO

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 --
Please CLICK HERE for a link to the conference online overnight accommodations webpage with the Embassy Suites Hotel Nashville-South/Cool Springs.
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. 
  • Final Program 
  • Request for Documentation of Continuing Professional Development  CLICK HERE
  • Conference Evaluation Forms  CLICK HERE
  • Opening General Session
  • Promoting and Maintaining Trauma & Resiliency Informed Systems
  • Just Us ... Serving the Needs of the Youth and Young Adult LGBTQ Population
  • Wake Up! To Gang and Youth Violence
  • CLAS Standards: Do the Right Thing
  • What You Need to Know About Family Support Specialists
  • Early Brain Development: What Matters?
  • Family Connections
    • Presentation / PowerPoint Handout (Hanai)  CLICK HERE
  • Domestic Violence and its Impact
  • Managing a Behavioral Health Crisis in Children and Youth in Tennessee
  • Recreational Music Making: Sharing My Own Rhythms
  • The Administrative Office of the Courts and Children's Mental Health Partnering for a Better Future
  • Personal and Community Wellness While Working in Trauma
  • Can You Relate?
  • So You Want to be a Family Support Specialist
  • The Power of Parents: Promoting Lifelong Health for Your Child
  • Words and Poetry for Your Story
  • Screening Youth in Juvenile Courts for Inclusion in the System of Care
  • Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs)
  • Closing General Session -- Wake Up America
Funding   for this conference was made possible by the System of Care Expansion   Initiative Implementation Grant SM061247 from SAMHSA. The views   expressed in written conference materials or publications and by   speakers and moderators do not necessarily reflect the official policies   of the Department of Health and Human Services; nor does mention of   trade names, commercial practices, or organizations imply endorsement by   the U.S. Government. | 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
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First Episode Psychosis
Developing New Directions in Tennessee

September 3-4, 2015 | Embassy Suites Hotel, Nashville-South/Cool Springs, Franklin, Tennessee

Sponsored by SAMHSA, TDMHSAS, Vanderbilt University, and TAMHO

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 --
Please CLICK HERE for a link to the conference online overnight accommodations webpage with the Embassy Suites Hotel Nashville-South/Cool Springs.
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. 
  • Final Program
  • Request for Documentation of Continuing Professional Development  CLICK HERE
  • Conference Evaluation Forms  CLICK HERE
  • The Treatment of Psychosis Onset
  • Pharmacological management of First Episode Psychosis Patients
  • Early Intervention in Psychosis: A Research Update from NIMH
  • Engagement Techniques for the First Psychotic Episode
    • Panel Presentation/PowerPoint Handout  CLICK HERE
  • Tennessee Healthy Transitions Initiative
  • Carey Counseling Center, Inc. and Vanderbilt Early Psychosis Program
  • Navigating Effective Resources for Families
  • Supported Education and Employment: An Integral Component for Treating First Episode Psychosis
  • Closing Remarks
Funding for this conference was made possible (in part) by Grant No. 3B09SM010050-14S2 from SAMHSA. The views expressed in written conference materials or publications and by speakers and moderators do not necessarily reflect the official policies of the Department of Health and Human Services; nor does mention of trade names, commercial practices, or   organizations imply endorsement by the U.S. Government.  |  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.

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Creating a Culture of Wellness in Tennessee
Transforming the Role of Peers in the Provision of Behavioral Health Services

September 16-17, 2015 | Patterson Park Community Center, Murfreesboro, Tennessee

Sponsored by SAMHSA, TDMHSAS, TN CPRS, and TAMHO

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 --
A limited block of rooms has been reserved at the DOUBLETREE BY HILTON MURFREESBORO; 1850 Old Fort Parkway, Murfreesboro, TN 37219 (615) 895-5555; Just off I24, Exit 78B for overnight accommodations and are available through August 31st at a discounted rate. Please contact the hotel directly to arrange your accommodations.  
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.
  • Final Program
  • Request for Documentation of Continuing Professional Development 
  • Conference Evaluation Forms 
  • Opening General Session - The Role of Peer Support Services in Healthcare Integration
  • Breakout - Activation: The "Secret Sauce" to Promote Recovery and Wellness
  • Breakout - Ethics of Peer Recovery Specialists: Health and Wellness
  • Breakout - Medication-Free Pain Management
  • General Session - Wellness and Peer Support Services: Innovative Ways to Impact Recovery and Resiliency
  • Breakout - Leading the Change to a Wellness Culture
  • Breakout - Understanding the Eight (8) Dimensions of Wellness
  • General Session - Motivational Interviewing: Making Conversations Matter More
  • Breakout - Connecting Physical and Mental Health: A Whole Wellness Approach
  • Breakout - Winning Strategies for Healthier Eating
  • Breakout - Dance Your Way to Wellness
  • Breakout - The Science and Mechanics of Exercise
  • Breakout - Faith and Spiritual Wellness: Pathways to Recovery
  • Breakout - Occupational Wellness: Finding Meaning and Purpose Through Employment, School, Volunteering, and Other Activities That Occupy Our Time
  • Breakout - Building and Maintaining Financial Stability
  • Breakout - Self Care During Stress
  • Awards Luncheon and Closing Session
Funding   for this conference was made possible by the System of Care Expansion   Initiative Implementation Grant 5H79SM060098 from SAMHSA. The views   expressed in written conference materials or publications and by   speakers and moderators do not necessarily reflect the official policies   of the Department of Health and Human Services; nor does mention of   trade names, commercial practices, or organizations imply endorsement by   the U.S. Government. | 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.

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2015 TAMHO Annual Conference
Behavioral Health Homes in Tennessee: Improving Health Outcomes Through a Coordinated Approach

December 2-3, 2015 | Embassy Suites Hotel and Conference Center, Murfreesboro, Tennessee

Sponsored by TAMHO

SAVE THE DATE FLYER --
PDF link provided to the right of the screen
OVERNIGHT ACCOMMODATIONS --
Please CLICK HERE for a link to the conference online overnight accommodations webpage with the Embassy Suites Hotel Murfreesboro.
SPONSORSHIP, EXHIBITING, & ADVERTISING PROSPECTUS -- 
PDF link is provided to the right of the screen or CLICK HERE
CLICK HERE to access the Application Only
CLICK HERE to access the Guidelines Only
CLICK HERE to access the Exhibitor Service Order Form

PRELIMINARY PROGRAM AND REGISTRATION MATERIALS --
info is forthcoming
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. 
  •  Request for Documentation of Continuing Professional Development 
  • Conference Evaluation Forms 

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2015 TAMHO Awards and Recognition Ceremony

December 2, 2015 | Embassy Suites Hotel and Conference Center, Murfreesboro, Tennessee

Sponsored by TAMHO

CALL FOR NOMINATIONS --
info is forthcoming

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