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Registration Closed: Michigan's 14th Annual Virtual Gambling Disorder Symposium "The New Direction"

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Start Date Thursday, March 03, 2022
End Date Friday, March 04, 2022
Event Details

The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services Presents:

Michigan's 14th Annual Virtual

Gambling Disorder Symposium

“Gambling:  The New Direction”

March 3 & 4, 2022

Virtual Educational Sessions Each Morning

Thursday, March 3, 2022

8:30am Symposium Welcome 

8:45am Opening Keynote: Sports Wagering, Problem Gambling, and What’s Next

9:45am “My Story” 

10:30am Concurrent Workshops

          1. Understanding Adolescent Gambling Problems Incorporating a High-Risk Framework: Implications for Prevention and Treatment

          2. Self-Exclusion as a Clinical Intervention

12:00pm Adjourn for Day

Friday, March 4, 2022

8:30am  Concurrent Workshops

          3. Problem Gambling and Gambling-Motivated Crime

          4. A Series of Ted Talks:  3 Short Presentations Focused on Critical Issues and Support for Individuals with Gambling Disorder and the Clinicians who Treat Them

               A) Gamban, Online Gambling/Trading and the Layered Approach to Recovery

               B) Understanding the Michigan Fundamentals of Gambling Disorder Training

               C) Gambling Disorder Initiatives within our Tribal Communities; Inter-Tribal Council of Michigan, Inc.

10:30am Closing Keynote: Are We Meeting Them Where They Are or is This Just Talk: Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) in Community Gambling Wellness

12:00pm Conference Adjourns


There will be no fee to attend this virtual training; however, registration is required and space is limited.

Who Should Attend
CEOs, COOs, CFOs, medical directors, clinical directors, case workers, supports coordinators, and other practitioners at all levels of practice (beginning, intermediate and/or advanced).
CEUs Gambling Disorders: CMHA is approved by IGCCB.  Approval Number C-O-105.  The 14th Annual Gambling Disorder Symposium has been approved for 5.5 CE hours.

Social Workers: This course conference series qualifies for a maximum of 5.5 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. Qualifies as “face-to-face (in-person) education.”

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 the full conference series may receive a maximum of  5.5 contact hours. Qualifies as “in-person education.” Some "Related" workshops may meet MCBAP/IC&RC educational requirements for focused topics in addiction certification domains. It is important that attendees keep a copy of the conference program brochure containing the workshop descriptions along with their attendance record form.

Continuing Education Requirement: National Accreditation rules indicate that if you are over five (5) minutes late or depart early, you forfeit your continuing education hours for that session. 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 are unable to attend after you register, please email cward@cmham.org.  This will allow someone who is on the waiting list to attend in your place.
Grant Funding/Sponsors
This event is sponsored by the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services Behavioral Health & Developmental Disabilities Administration, and facilitated by The Community Mental Health Association of Michigan.

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