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Virtual ACT 201 Team Leader/Supervisor Training

Information Details
Start Date Wednesday, January 25, 2023
Event Times
Sign-in to Virtual Platform - 8:45 am
Education: 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
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Event Details

A pre-qualification survey for MDHHS approval must be completed prior to registering. Click Register Now to take the survey. Those approved to take the training will be sent the CMHA registration link via email.

This training will focus on reviewing the entire MIFAST assessment tool in preparation for upcoming MIFAST site reviews with particular emphasis on the following areas:
1. Role of the Supervisor on the ACT team
2. Philosophy of the ACT model
3. Strategies for preparing for a MIFAST review.
4. Quality assurance and process monitoring.
Throughout the training there will be breakout sessions to give participants an opportunity to share experiences and discuss challenges.

Fees

$50/person

A pre-qualification survey for MDHHS approval must be completed prior to registering. Those approved to take the training will be sent the CMHA registration link via email.

Agenda

8:45 a.m.                 • Sign-in to Virtual Platform – Zoom
9 – 10 a.m.               • Introductions
                               • Review of ACT Model and philosophy
10 – 11 a.m.             • Program philosophy, eligibility, program penetration, assessment, individualized treatment plan, training, and supervision
                               • Breakout discussions
11 a.m. – Noon         • Process monitoring, outcome monitoring, quality assurance
                               • Personal choice regarding service provision
Noon – 12:30 p.m.    • Lunch break
12:30 – 2:30 p.m.     • Small caseload, explicit admission criteria, team meeting, team approach, continuity of staff, staff capacity, fixed point of responsibility, hospital admissions, crisis services, hospital discharge planning
                               • Breakout discussions
2:30 – 3:30 p.m.       • Role of consumers, program size, intake rate, community-based services, no drop policy, service intensity, frequency of contact, practicing team leader, psychiatrist on team, RN on team, employment specialist on                                   team, safety
                               • Breakout discussions
3:30 – 4:30 p.m.       • How to prepare for a MIFST review, key indicators of a high-fidelity team

Objective

1. Participants will be able to identify the five primary goals of ACT.
2. Participants will be able to identify at least two strategies for educating the larger agency on the ACT philosophy.
3. Participants will be able to identify the MIFAST tool within the Improving MI Practices website and the five areas that are considered critical predictors of positive outcomes.
4. Participants will be able to identify at least three strategies for preparing for a MIFAST review.
5. Participants will be able to identify the three key components of treatment planning.
6. Participants will be able to identify how often outcome monitoring should be assessed and how often this information is communicated to Quality Assurance.
7. Participants will be able to identify key components of the integrated treatment team and strategies for providing supervision to each discipline within the team.

Who Should Attend
ACT Team Leaders & Supervisors
Presenter(s)
Laura Moore, LMSW, CADC: Laura has 27 years of experience in the field of social work/community mental health and is currently the Supervisor of an ACT team in Lapeer County, MI. Laura is also a Lead MIFAST reviewer and a consultant to organizations interested in improving their adherence to evidenced based practices.
John Moir, LMSW, CADC-M: John has over 30 years’ experience in the mental health/substance abuse field, including 18 years in community mental health. John is currently a full-time therapist with Henry Ford Health
and member of the trauma informed Guide Team at Henry Ford Health Maplegrove Center. John is also a MIFAST reviewer.
CEUs PRE-PAYMENT REQUIRED: Registration fees must be paid at the time of online registration with a valid credit card. Checks and purchase orders will not be accepted. Refunds will not be given for registrants who do not participate in the training for which they have registered (“no-shows”).
Registration Deadline: The pre-registration survey must be completed 10 business days prior to the first day of training for consideration. Registration closes three business days prior to the training.
Social Workers: This course qualifies for a maximum of Seven Continuing Education Hours. The Community Mental Health Association (CMHA) 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 Use Disorder Professionals: CMHA is approved by Michigan Certification Board for Addiction Professionals (MCBAP). CMHA maintains the responsibility for the program and content. Substance Use Disorder Professionals participating in this training may receive a maximum of Seven Related 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 description.
Certificate Awarded: After confirmation that you have fully participated in this training (see Virtual Participation Guidelines above), completed the poll and evaluation, your Continuing Education Certificate will be emailed to you within 30 days of the training.
National Accreditation Rules: National Accreditation rules indicate that if you are over five 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: Substitutions are not permitted. No-shows will not receive a refund. Cancellations must be received in writing at least 10 business days prior to the training for a full refund less a $15 cancellation fee. If cancellation is received less than 10 business days prior to the training, no refund will be given. Refunds will be issued within 90 days of the training. You will receive a refund receipt to the email address provided when the original payment was made. If you have not received a receipt, please email your request to dferguson@cmham.org with registrant and organization name, training name and date, and order number.
Evaluation/Grievance: There will be an opportunity for each participant to complete an evaluation of the course and the instructor via Google forms. This will be set to you via email on the final day of the training. If you have any issues with the way in which this training was conducted or other problems, you may note that on your evaluation or you may contact CMHA at 517-374-6848 or through our webpage at www.cmham.org for resolution.
Virtual Training Accommodations: If you need accommodations to attend this virtual training, please email your request to amiller@cmham.org 10 business days before the training. Information will be updated as applicable.
Code of Conduct for Participants: CMHA strives to create a training environment that is safe, inclusive, and fosters learning. As an attendee of a CMHA training, you are agreeing to contribute to the success of such an environment. CMHA attendees are responsible for proper and ethical behavior during trainings. It is not acceptable to use obscene, profane, threatening, or disrespectful visual, verbal, or written communication during you time as an attendee. Attendees are also not permitted to record any part of this training for
personal or other use. If CMHA becomes aware that a participant has failed to abide by this code of conduct, then the association may take whatever actions it deems appropriate, including, for example, removal from the training without refund, notification of participant’s employer, removal of any continuing education credits, and disqualification from attending future events.
Refund Policy Refunds will be processed within 90 days of the event.
Cancellation Policy
Cancellation Policy: Substitutions are not permitted. No-shows will not receive a refund. Cancellations must be received in writing at least 10 business days prior to the training for a full refund less a $15 cancellation fee. If cancellation is received less than 10 business days prior to the training, no refund will be given. Refunds will be issued within 90 days of the training. You will receive a refund receipt to the email address provided when the original payment was made. If you have not received a receipt, please email your request to dferguson@cmham.org with registrant and organization name, training name and date, and order number.
Grant Funding/Sponsors
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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