Weekly Update July 26, 2019

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Mental Health Ethics and the Provision of Telemental Services: A Detailed Overview for Mental Health Clinicians

Together Georgia Provider Alliance in collaboration with The University of Georgia J. W. Fanning Institute for Leadership Development offers the following training.  

Tuesday, August 13, 2019, 9:00am - 4:30pm  
Program Description:This six-hour program on the ethics of providing telemental health services will provide the mental health clinician will a detailed overview of the challenges of providing distance services, including the key legal, ethical and clinical knowledge base and skill sets for protecting client privacy and confidentiality under state and Federal laws and statutes, including HIPAA, the Hi-Tech Act and the Final Omnibus Rule of March 2013. This program will fulfill the requirements for 6 hours of training in Telemental Health under GA Composite Board Rule 135-11-.01.  
Presenter: Charlie Safford, LCSW 
CEUs: 6 CEUS including ethics
Location:  (Please allow a few extra minutes to park and clear Hillside admission protocols) Hillside, 690 Courtenay Drive, N.E. - Atlanta, GA 30306-3421     
Cost for training and lunch: $85 (TG members receive complimentary registration--email office@gahsc.org to request code.)  link to registration 
Contact office@gahsc.org

Upcoming (updated 5/15/19)

9/24/2019          Cultural Competence
10/8/2019          Effective Supervision
12/3/2019          LBGTQ 101


Caregiver Lunch and Learn
August 27 - MAAC office - link to flyer

Georgia Conference on Children and Families 
October 28-30, 2019 - Marriott Augusta

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2019 Georgia Conference on Children and Families October 28-30, 2019 at Marriott Augusta
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