Conference Agenda

WV Behavioral Healthcare Providers Association - Senior Leaders Conference

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Day 0: Tuesday, September 13, 2016

3:30pm Golf – Preston Country Club (Call Mark or email

Day 1: Wednesday, September 14, 2016

7:30am Sign-In and Breakfast

8:30am Posting of the Colors/Welcome and Introductions Dr. Steven Eshenaur – Auditorium

9:00am Major General James Hoyer – Behavioral Health Issues as it Relates to Military Culture

9:30am Dr. Steven Eshenaur – Influence

10:30am Break

11:00am What Traumatic Stress Does to the Brain and Body

1:15pm – 2:45pm David Pierce Ervin – Post Traumatic Growth – A Warrior’s Experience

3:00pm – 4:30pm Bernie Deem – HR Secrets I Only Tell My Friends Including the Real Scoop on Overtime for Non-Profits

6:00pm Dinner Mexican Outside the Liberty Lounge sponsored by Valley HealthCare System

7:00pm – 10:00pm – Activities – MPB

Day 2: Thursday, September 15, 2016

8:00am – 11am Breakfast in D-FAC

9:00am – Opening

9:10am – 10:20am Dr. Amy Herschell Improving Parent-Child Relationships and Managing Challenging Behavior in Young Children: An Introduction to Parent-Child Interaction Therapy

10:20am-10:30am Break

10:30am – 12:00pm Tom Marshall, LISW-S – Multi-Sensory Therapy

12:00pm – 1:30pm Lunch in the D-FAC

1:30pm – 3:00pm Leslie Stone – Let’s Raise Our Hands: “We’ll Do It!”

3:00pm – 3:30pm Break

3:30pm-4:30pm – Kevin Trippett and Randy Venable – Taking Care of You! – MPB

6:30pm Annual Dinner – Senator Chris Walters, Speaker

7:00pm – 10:00pm – Activities – MPB

Day 3:  Friday, September 16, 2016

8:00 am – 11am Breakfast in D-FAC

8:30am – 10:00am – Chuck Ingoglia – National Council for Behavioral Health Update

10:05am – 11:30am – Tom Susman and Phil Shimer – Lobbying 101

12:00pm Conference Wrap-Up and Evaluation

Continuing Education Credits

Continuing Education Contact Hours will be provided for the following disciplines: Nursing, Social Work, Licensed Professional Counselor and Licensed Psychologist.

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