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Continuing Education Information

Health care professionals in the following disciplines may have the opportunity to earn up to 13.0 continuing education hours: 

·        Nurses

·        Social workers

·        Marriage and family therapists

·        Physical therapists

·        Occupational therapists

·        Audiologists

·        Speech-language pathologists

·        Recreation therapists

·        Nursing home administrators

·        Activity professionals

·        Mental health professionals

 

Continuing Education Information:

To earn continuing education credit or a certificate of attendance, participant must complete each session’s Continuing Education Evaluation Form by midnight on Wednesday, October 31, 2023.

This activity has been approved for continuing education credit by the following entities:

Social Worker: 

The University of Mississippi Medical Center, The MIND Center DPS#SWB220001 is approved as a provider for continuing education by the Mississippi Board of Examiners for Social Workers and Marriage and Family Therapists; Approval Period: January 7, 2022 – January 7, 2024. Social workers may receive up to 13.0 continuing education clock hours in participating in this course.

(Clinical__/Supervision__/Cultural Competency_1.5_/Ethics__/General 10.5/Mandatory Reporting_1.0_). Approval # 23-04.

Nurses:

Mississippi Nurses’ Association – The Mississippi Nurses’ Association is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

This event is approved for up to  up to 12.0 hours CE with 0.5 Pharmacology hours. 

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Marriage and Family Therapists:

The University of Mississippi Medical Center MIND Center, is an Approved Provider for Marriage and Family Therapist continuing education, Approved Provider Number TCE0023. This conference has been approved for up to 13.0 general continuing education hours for marriage and family therapists, approval # MS23-080.

Nursing Home Administrators:

This activity has been approved for up to 13.0 continuing education hours by the Mississippi State Board of Nursing Home Administrators, approval #2414.

 

Activity Directors:

This event has been approved for up to 13.0 hours credit for Activity Directors by the National Certification Council for Activity Professionals (NCCAP), Approval #: NCCAP5030021-24.

 

Physical Therapists:

This event has been approved for up to 13.0 clinical  continuing competence hours by the Mississippi State Board of Physical Therapy

Occupational Therapists:

This event has been approved for up to 13.0 clinical hours for Occupational Therapists and Occupational Therapy Assistants by the Bureau of Professional Licensure of the Mississippi State Department of Health.

Recreation Therapists:

This activity has been approved for up to 1.3 CEUs by the American Therapeutic Recreation Association (ATRA).

Speech-language Pathologists/ Audiologists:

This event has been approved for up to 13.0 clinical hours for Speech-Language Pathologists and Audiologists by the Bureau of Professional Licensure of the Mississippi State Department of Health.

 

For additional questions regarding Continuing Education, contact:

Kathy Van Cleave, LMSW, LCMHT
Director of Education and Outreach
Conference Chair
The MIND Center
University of Mississippi Medical Center
Work: (601) 815-4256

Email: kvancleave@umc.edu

 

Mental Health Disciplines Credit: Mississippi Department of Mental Health
Region 8 Mental Health Services may provide DMH-approved CEs to anyone who is certified or licensed through the Department of Mental Health, Division of PLACE. One CE hour is equivalent to 60 minutes spent face-to-face with a qualified instructor up to 13.0 hours.

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Mental Health CE disciplines include:

  • Mental health therapist
  • Intellectual and developmental disability (IDD) therapist
  • Community support specialist
  • Certified peer support specialist
  • Addictions therapist
  • Licensed administrator

For additional information regarding continuing education for Mississippi Department of Mental Health disciplines contact:

Wm. Scott Sumrall, ScD, MHSA, MBA
Compliance Director
Region 8 Mental Health Services
Work: 601.824.0342
Cell: 601.259.3996
Email: SSumrall@Region8MHS.org