Bridging the Gap Part II: Connecting Community Mental Health and Faith Leaders

When:
June 10, 2019 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
2019-06-10T10:00:00-04:00
2019-06-10T14:00:00-04:00
Where:
Light in Christ Church
1492 Cherry Avenue SE
Canton
OH 44707
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Carrie Long
330-430-3933

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Who should attend: Open to those involved in African American Faith-based organizations and StarkMHAR provider agencies. Attendees are not required to have participated in any of the prior events. A brief recap will be provided.

About this event: Spirituality and religion are critically important components in the promotion of mental health and overall wellness. This workshop builds on courageous conversations from previous works with African American faith-based leaders and Stark County community mental health including session “Bridging the Gap: Connecting Community Mental Health and Faith Leaders.” Participants will continue facilitated dialogue and understand the importance of faith as a protective factor while treating and/or supporting individuals living with mental health conditions and co-occurring disorders to access and utilize behavioral health services.

Location – Light In Christ Church – 1492 Cherry Avenue SE, Canton, OH 44707.

Cost – This is a free training. Lunch will be provided.

Education credits – 4.0 CEUs pending.

Limited space, please register by June 3, 2019.

The Stark County Mental Health & Addiction Recovery is an approved a provider of Continuing Professional Education credits by the Ohio Counselor, Social Worker& Marriage and Family Therapist Board and an approved provider of Continuing Education Units (CEUs) by the Ohio Chemical Dependency Professionals Board.  4.0 hours of Continuing Education Units (CEUs) are pending for this workshop for Social Workers RSX109202 and Counselors RCX119207.  4.0 hours of Continuing Education Units (CEUs) for this workshop are pending with the Ohio Chemical Dependency Professionals Board for Chemical Dependency Counselors and Prevention Specialists per 50-17839.

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