|Start Date||Thursday, August 20, 2020|
|End Date||Friday, August 21, 2020|
9:00am – 3:30pm daily (Must log in 15 minutes early)
Arrive at 8:45am for Registration. Training starts promptly at 9:00am.
Participants arriving late or departing early will NOT receive any CE credit. There are absolutely no exceptions.
Community Mental Health Association of Michigan Training Center
426 S. Walnut, Lansing, MI 48933View Google Map
To participate in this training, you MUST be an employee of a Michigan CMHSP or a CMHSP contract provider. You MUST already be trained as a CAFAS Rater to attend the Training for Agency Trainers.
There is no charge for this training. However, you do need to register.
1. Explain the importance of regular CAFAS training as part of using this researched-based tool.
|Who Should Attend||
Who Should Attend: Mental health professionals who are already trained as CAFAS Raters at all levels of practice (beginning, intermediate and/or advanced).
Ann Heerde, LMSW, serves as the Program Supervisor for Family Services at CMH of Ottawa County. She received her Master’s in Social Work from Grand Valley State University. Ann has been CAFAS/PECFAS trainer for 11 years. Her previous employment experience includes working as a Team Leader at Family Outreach Center, Surveillance Officer for Kent County Juvenile Court, Mentoring & Aftercare Coordinator at Serve Our Youth of Iowa and the Children’s Ministry Director at The Other Way Ministries.
Continuing Education Credits:
Social Workers: This course qualifies for a maximum of 10.25 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.
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; email@example.com.; 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 www.cmham.org for resolution.
Since there is no fee for this event, we request written cancellation notice if you find that you are unable to attend once you have registered. This allows others to attend who may have been turned away because of limited space.
Severe 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 the www.cmham.org website for scheduling delays and event updates.
Mental Health Block Grant Language:
Michigan Department of Health and Human Services, through the Michigan Association of Community Mental Health Boards, has provided funding for this initiative through Federal Community Mental Health Block Grant.