Addiction is a Family Disease


Date & Location
Friday, September 14, 2018, 7:30 AM - 4:00 PM, Old Hickory Golf Club, St. Peters, MO

Target Audience
Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Marriage and Family Counseling, Nurse Practitioners, Nursing, Nursing Home Administrators, Physician Assistants, Psychiatry, Psychology, Registered Nurse, Social Work

Overview

Course Summary

This conference will discuss the unwanted inheritance of addiction and reframe clinical conceptualization to include a compassionate way of thinking about the family experience of addiction, as well as offer healing activities for families.

Objectives
  1. Identify the parallel process of addiction in families
  2. Discuss the ways addiction by a child affects parents and the parent-child relationship
  3. Reframe a clinical conceptualization to include a compassionate way of thinking about the family experience of addiction
  4. Apply skills to increase family therapy treatment outcomes for families facing addiction
  5. Discuss the genetic predisposition for addiction and mental illness
  6. Conduct a thorough history of addiction and mental illness in the patient's family
  7. Review the importance of how incidents of addiction and family history are relevant in diagnosing comorbid psychiatric and substance use disorders
  8. Interpret the continuum of codependent to supportive behavior in families with substance use disorders
  9. Examine codependency as adaptive responses to addicted behavior
  10. Indentify differences between codependent caretaking vs. supportive behaviors
  11. Discuss benefits of increased education/support for families with substance use disorders
  12. Apply the healing of experiential therapies in families affected by addiction
  13. Calculate how experiential therapies increase communication and expression of feelings in families
  14. Experience three experiential therapies and discuss how they can be used as healing interventions with families affected by addiction

Registration
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Accreditation

ACCREDITATION:

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (AACME) through the joint providership of Saint Louis University School of Medicine and CenterPointe Hospital.  Saint Louis University School of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designations:
Saint Louis University designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Saint Louis University School of Medicine will provide Other Learner certificates (for NPs and other types of learners).  The certificate will state that the activity was designated for 6.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™Follow your board's requirements for reciprocal CE credits.

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AMERICAN ACADEMY OF PHYSICIAN ASSISTANTS (AAPA)
AAPA accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified forAMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME.  PAs may receive a maximum of 6.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™  for completing this activity.

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Saint Louis University School of Nursing is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Midwest Multistate Division, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Midwest MSD Provider Approval # MO221-1
 Nursing Contact Hours: 6.25        Activity #N19003

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AMERICAN PSYCHOLOGICAL ASSOCIATION
Saint Louis University is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists.  Saint Louis University maintains the responsibility for this program and its content.  This activity has been approved for a maximum of 6.25 APA Credits.

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Missouri Board of Nursing Home Administrators

The course title "Addiction if a Family Disease sponsored by Saint Louis University School of Medicine to be held on September 14, 2018 in St. Peters, Missouri has been reviewed by the board and approved for licensed administrator continuing education hours in Missouri.

RCAL and NHA 6.25 PC Hour

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Pharmacy

 In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by SSM Health, Saint Louis University School of Medicine and CenterPointe Hospital. SSM Health is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

SSM Health designates this educational activity for a maximum of 6.25 ACPE contact hours.