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2019 Winter Conference

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Start Date Tuesday, February 05, 2019
End Date Wednesday, February 06, 2019
Radisson Plaza Hotel at Kalamazoo Center
100 W. Michigan Ave., Kalamazoo, MI 49007
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Event Details Radisson Plaza Hotel & Suites, 100 W. Michigan Ave., Kalamazoo, MI 49007

CMHAM has a number of overnight rooms at the group rate - email cward@cmham.org.
To be added to the waiting list or any current reservation modifications, contact the Radisson at 1.269.343.3333.

2019 Room Rates: $132 plus taxes (Single/Double)

When making your reservations, you will be charged one-night NON-REFUNDABLE deposit. There will be NO PHONE reservations.

To Make Your Reservations: Visit: www.radissonkz.com

Enter: check in and check out dates (conference dates only)
Click: more search options
Select: promotion code for rate type
Enter: CMHA19 for code (This code is unique for only the pre-reservations – a different code will be sent for all other attendees)
Click: search and Complete reservation

Deadline for Reduced Rate: January 13, 2019

Cancellation Deadline: Guests have until 24 hours prior to arrival to cancel without penalty. If a reservation is canceled prior to the 24 hours the one-night non-refundable charge will still apply but there will not be any additional charges. If a guest cancels within 24 hours prior to arrival, in addition to the one-night non-refundable charge, a one-night stay fee will apply.

Parking: Discounted rate for self-parking of $5 per night/car for overnight hotel guests. Parking for non-hotel guests will be discounted at $10.00 per day/car.

Hotel Check In: 4:00pm Hotel Check Out: 12:00pm
Full Conference $416
One Day: $321
Full Conference $456
One Day: $361
Full Conference $498
One Day: $385
Full Conference $547
One Day: $433
Agenda MONDAY, FEBRUARY 4, 2019

12:30pm Registration for Pre-Conference Institutes
1:00pm – 4:00pm Pre-Conference Institute #1: Human Trafficking (Member Fee: $37; Non-Member Fee: $44)
1:00pm – 3:00pm Pre-Conference Institute #2: Wearing the HIPAA Hat (No fee – but registration is required)
2:30pm – 5:00pm Earlybird Registration for CMHAM Winter Conference
3:00pm – 3:45pm CMHSP/PIHP Board Chairperson Roundtable & Networking
4:00pm – 5:30pm Executive Board Meeting


7:30am – 5:00pm Conference Registration and Exhibits Open
7:30am – 8:15am Group Breakfast
8:15am – 8:30am Conference Welcome
8:30am – 9:30am Keynote: We All Belong: Four Paths to Belonging
9:30am – 10:00am Exhibitor Refreshment Break
10:00am – 11:30am Concurrent Workshops
1. Recovery-Oriented Leadership
2. Value-Based Purchasing in Managed Long-Term Services and Supports: National Overview Emphasizing Application of Value-Based Purchasing to Medicaid Home and Community-Based Services
3. Addiction is a Behavioral Health Condition: Supporting CIT Officers to Surpass SUD Stigma
4. Medicaid Health Home Experiences in Integrating Behavioral Health and Physical Health Care
5. Mindfulness Tools Used Across Multiple Services When Working with People with Disabilities
6. Boardworks 2.0: Current and Future Funding for CMHSPs and PIHPs (Previously Budgets)
11:30am – 12:20pm Lunch
12:20pm – 1:20pm Keynote: A Comprehensive Training in Human Trafficking: Both Labor and Sex
1:30pm – 3:00pm Concurrent Workshops
7. Support for Children, Youth and Families in the Mitten State: A Look at Michigan’s Statewide Family Organization
8. Applying Value-Based Purchasing to Employment and Day Services Purchased by CMHs: Stories of the Michigan Employment First Rate Restructuring Initiative
9. Crisis Intervention Teams (CIT) Across Michigan
10. Medication Assisted Treatment in the Jail
11. Running in Silence
12. Continuing Boardworks Education: Regional Entity or Stand Alone – What is a PIHP?
3:00pm – 3:20pm Exhibitor Refreshment Break
3:30pm – 5:00pm Concurrent Workshops
13. Successful Collaborative Care Models for Providers – Preserving Your Existence
14. Strategies to Personalize Medicine in Mental Health and Substance Abuse
15. Collaboration, Creativity and Customization: The Critical Components to Providing Individualized Transitions and Employment
16. Bringing Flavor to the Waiver: Culture of Gentleness Training that Supports the Successful Implementation of the Home and Community-Based Service
17. Integrating Tobacco Dependence Treatment into Services and Making Your Campus Tobacco Free
18. Boardworks 2.0: Foundations – Ensuring a Consumer Focus

7:30am – 12:00pm Conference Registration and Exhibits Open

7:30am – 8:45am Breakfast
9:00am – 10:00am Keynote: Forensic Systems and Processes: Crossroads for Community Clients
10:30am – 12:00pm Concurrent Workshops
19. Jail Diversion Pilots: Identification and Treatment of Mental Health Issues Within Ten Michigan Jails
20. Pre-Employment Transition Services Programing: Early Introduction of Career Options to Individuals with Developmental and Intellectual Disabilities
21. A Technology Solution for Engaging Medicaid Consumers: MyHealthButton/MyHealthPortal
22. LBGTQ+ Youth and Mental Health: Lessons from Far and Near
23. Boardworks 2.0 Foundations: Intended Beneficiary Command
24. Handle with Care Michigan — How Law Enforcement, Educators and Mental Health Providers Support Our Youth
12:00pm – 1:00pm Group Lunch
1:00pm – 2:00pm Keynote: The Impact of Mental Health on Families: Coming Up For Air
2:00pm Conference Adjourns
CEUs Social Workers: This course (2/5/19 – 2/6/19) qualifies for a maximum of 7 Continuing Education hours. The Community Mental Health Association is an approved provider with the Michigan Social Work Continuing Education Collaborative. Approved Provider Number: MICEC 060818.

Substance Abuse Professionals: CMHAM is approved by Michigan Certification Board for Addiction Professionals (MCBAP). CMHAM maintains the responsibility for the program and content. Substance Abuse Professionals participating in the pre-confencence Insitute, Human Trafficking (2/4/19) qualifies for a maximum of 3 related contact hours. Substance Abuse Professionals participating in full conference (2/5/19 – 2/6/19) may receive a maximum of 10 contact hours. Some "Related" workshops may meet MCBAP/IC&RC educational requirements for focused topics in addiction certification domains, such as for Peer Recovery or Supervisor credentials. It is important that attendees keep a copy of the conference program brochure containing the workshop descriptions along with their attendance record form
Cancellation Policy If you do not cancel and do not attend, you are still responsible for full registration fee. Substitutions are permitted at any time. Cancellations must be received in writing at least 10 business days prior to the conference for a full refund less a $25 administrative fee. If cancellation is received less than 10 business days prior to the training, no refund will be given. Cancellation and Substitution Process: Simply sign into your account, click "View My Registrations," click the event and click, "Edit" for a substitution, or "Cancel Order" and follow the prompts.
Weather Policy Events will take place as scheduled and we will not be able to refund registration fees. In the event of severe weather, please check the CMHAM website at www.cmham.org for scheduling delays and event updates.

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