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Cancelled - ACT 201-E - Day 1 - Lansing

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Start Date Thursday, May 28, 2020
Event Times Registration & Breakfast: 8:30 - 9:00 AM
Training: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Crowne Plaza Lansing West
925 S Creyts Rd, Lansing, MI 48917
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ACT team leaders will discuss areas that have been identified by MIFAST reviews as the most common areas needing improvement. These areas will be addressed as they relate to the ACT improvement model, Michigan Medicaid Provider Manual, the MiFAST ACT fidelity tool and the Field Guide to ACT (including SAMHSA requirements). Team leaders will be given the opportunity to address specific issues that they are experiencing and trends/solutions that have been noted across the state will be explored.


$35/person per day & includes breakfast, lunch, an afternoon snack & materials

8:30-9:00 AM:  Registration & Breakfast
9:00-10:00:  AM: Team Makeup/Roles/Team Meeting
10:00-11:00: AM: Outcomes measurement
11:00-12:00 PM: Criteria for admission and discharge from ACT
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM: Lunch
1:00 – 2:00 PM: Supervision
2:00 – 3:00 PM: Team needs
3:00 – 4:00 PM: Self Care/Team Cohesion
4:00 PM: Conclusion of training
          *Two 15-minute breaks will be provided at the discretion of the presenters

1. Team Makeup/Roles/Team Meeting: Identify makeup of a fully staffed ACT Team, identify different roles of each team member, identify 3 core functions of the team meeting.

2. Outcomes measurement: Identify core outcomes that should be measured as related to ACT fidelity, utilizing outcomes measures as a quality improvement/fidelity tool.

3. Be able to identify the criteria for admission and discharge from ACT including diagnostic criteria and LOCUS assessment.

4. Supervision: Be able to identify the 3 core functions of supervision. Identify the difference between licensing supervision and job performance supervision.

5. Identify strategies to identify team needs. Identify 3 barriers to having a cohesive team.

6. Selfcare: Identify 3 areas of self-care for both supervisors and staff. Identify 3 signs of burnout and how to address burnout.

7. Consumer engagement/staff longevity/improved outcomes as a function of team cohesion. Identify 3 strategies for improving team cohesion.

Who Should Attend ACT Team Leaders ONLY (required to register for Day 2 as well)
Presenter(s) Laura Moore, LMSW, CADC
John Moir, LMSW, CADC-M
CEUs Social Workers: This course qualifies for a maximum of 5.5 Continuing Education hours per day. The Community Mental Health Association is an approved provider with the Michigan Social Work Continuing Education Collaborative. Approved Provider Number: MICEC 060818.
Certificate Awarded: At the conclusion of this conference, turn in your Certificate of Attendance form to the CMHAM Staff to be approved. You will turn in the top sheet & retain the bottom sheet which serves as your certificate. No other certificate will be given.
Certificate Issued By: Christina Ward, Director of Education & Training;; 517-374-6848
Evaluation/Grievance: There will be an opportunity for each participant to complete an evaluation of the course and the instructor. If you have any issues with the way in which this conference was conducted or other problems, you may note that on your evaluation or you may contact CMHAM at 517-374-6848 or through our webpage at for resolution.
Substance Abuse Professionals: CMHA is approved by Michigan Certification Board for Addiction Professionals (MCBAP). CMHA maintains the responsibility for the program and content. Substance Abuse Professionals participating in this training may receive a maximum of 5.5 related contact hours per day. 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 descript
National Accreditation Rules: National Accreditation rules indicate that if you are over five (5) minutes late or depart early, you forfeit your continuing education hours for the entire training. Please note that this is a National rule that CMHA must enforce or we could lose our provider status to provide continuing education hours in the future. This rule will be strictly followed.
Cancellation Policy If you do not cancel and do not attend, you are still responsible for the 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 $10 administrative fee. If cancellation is received less than 10 business days prior to the training, no refund will be given.
Weather Policy Trainings will take place as scheduled and we will not be able to refund training fees. In the event of severe weather, please check for scheduling delays and event updates.
Grant Funding/Sponsors The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services, through the Community Mental Health Association of Michigan has provided funding for this initiative through Federal Community Mental Health Block Grant.

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