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Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Inaugural APRN Conference: Integrating Behavioral Health in Primary Care

 

ONLINE REGISTRATION FOR THIS EVENT IS NOW CLOSED. HOWEVER, WE CURRENTLY STILL HAVE SEATS AVAILABLE. 
CLICK HERE FOR ON-SITE REGISTRATION INFORMATION. 

FOR ANY QUESTIONS, PLEASE CALL A CONFERENCE COORDINATOR AT (843) 792-0175.




 

Inaugural APRN Conference: Integrating Behavioral Health and Primary Care
Friday, August 11, 2017 | 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

 

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Statement of Purpose 


Join us for a full day of education and networking with behavioral health experts as we address today's challenging issues in primary care. Gain insight and new skills to enhance your practice. Topics include:

  • The Importance of Behavioral Health Integration in Primary Care
  • Psychopharmacology with Depression and Anxiety
  • Suicide Prevention
  • Medication for Substance Use Disorders
  • Early Childhood Identification of Developmental Disorders
  • Motivational Interviewing for Primary Care
 
Are you a:

✓  Registered Nurse

✓  Psychologist

✓  Advanced Practice Registered Nurse

✓ Counselor

✓  Social Worker

✓  Researcher

✓  Physician

✓  Other Healthcare Professional

 
 

 

 

 

 

 

Be sure to join us! This conference is for you.

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Agenda


Times and topics are subject to change.

Friday, August 11, 2017
 
7:30 am
Check-In & Continental Breakfast
 
7:55 am
Welcome and Introductions
 
8::00 am
The Importance of Behavioral Health Integration in Primary Care
 
Joy Lauerer, DNP, PMHCNS-BS RN
Gail Stuart, PhD, RN, FAAN
 
9:00 am 
Psychopharmacology with Depression and Anxiety
Lee Lewis IV, MD
 
10:00 am
Break  
 
10:15 am
Suicide Prevention
Mark De Santis, MS, PsyD
 
11:15 am
Medication for Substance Use Disorders
Phyllis Raynor, PhD, PMHNP-BC, APRN
 
12:15 pmLunch 
1:15 pmEarly Childhood Identification of Developmental Disorders
Jane Charles, MD
 
2:15 pmMotivational Interviewing for Primary Care
Sarah Gainey, MSW, LISW
 
3:15 pmBreak 
3:30 pmActive Audience Conference Summation
Joy Lauerer, DNP, PMHCNS-BS RN
 
4:00 pmClosing Remarks & Adjournment
 


 

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Conference Venue + Faculty


 Conference Venue

All sessions will be held in Room 202 of the College of Nursing Building.

Parking is available in the MUSC Jonathan Lucas Street Garage (97 Jonathan Lucas Street, not the Roper Garage). Overflow parking is available in the Courtenay Drive Garage (21 Courtenay Drive), the Ashley Rutledge Parking (158 Ashley Avenue) and the President Street Garage (91 President Street). Parking fees are at the responsibility of the conference attendee.



MUSC College of Nursing, Room 202
99 Jonathan Lucas Street
Charleston, SC 29425
 

Conference Faculty

Jane Charles, M.D.
Endowed Chair & Professor
Jeffrey Edwin Gilliam Memorial for the Study of Developmental Disabilities
Department of Pediatrics
Medical University of South Carolina

Mark De Santis, M.S., Psy.D. 
Suicide Prevention Coordinator/VISN 7 Lead SPC
Ralph H. Johnson VAMC

Sarah Gainey, MSW, LISW
SBIRT Program Manager
College of Nursing
Medical University of South Carolina

Joy Lauerer, DNP, PMHCNS, BC
Assistant Professor
College of Nursing
Medical University of South Carolina

A. Lee Lewis, IV, MD 
Assistant Professor
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Medical University of South Carolina

Phyllis Raynor, PhD, PMHNP-BC, APRN   
College of Nursing
Medical University of South Carolina 

Gail Stuart, PhD, RN, FAAN
Dean and Distinguished University Professor
College of Nursing
Medical University of South Carolina

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Accreditation


 
  • This continuing nursing education activity was approved by the South Carolina Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Commission on Accreditation. A maximum of 6.5 contact hours will be awarded.
  • The South Carolina Board of Examiners in Psychology will approve 6.5 Category A credits.
  • The South Carolina Board of Social Work Examiners will approve 6.5 hours of general credit.
  • The South Carolina Board of Examiners for Licensure of Professional Counselors, Marriage and Family Therapists and Psycho-Educational Specialists will approve 6.5 hours of continuing education credit.

 

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Registration



To qualify for General Registration Rates payment must be received by Tuesday, August 8, 2017.

Registration Links:

  • Click here to register online and pay with a credit card. 
  • Click here to register online and mail in payment (cash, check, ACH transfer, IIT).
  • Click here for download a printable registration form to mail in with payment (cash, check, ACH transfer, IIT).

 

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Exhibitor Space


A limited amount of exhibitor space is available during this conference. For information about exhibiting, contact our Continuing Education Team at 843-792-0175 or psych-events@musc.edu.

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Historic Charleston


Charleston is a place where sand castles are built across the harbor from historic forts, where children ride scooters down 300-year-old streets, and where you can see modern theater in America’s oldest playhouse. Less than 15 miles away, you can stroll the gardens of the beautiful plantations, bask in the sun on wide sandy beaches, sail, play golf, tennis or ride bikes on a luxurious island resort.

Charleston Area Convention and Visitors Bureau
www.charlestoncvb.com
843-853-8000

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Food + Dining


From the beaches to Broad Street, North Charleston to Upper King, Charleston is highly regarded for its vibrant food culture. From traditional to creative, no matter what type of food you are looking for, you can find it in Charleston.

Browse Charleston restaurants

 

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Transportation + Charleston International Airport


Transportation 
While getting around downtown Charleston, public transportation, Uber, Lyft or a taxi is recommended. 

Charleston International Airport

Charleston International Airport (CHS) is centrally located in the Charleston, S.C., metropolitan area and provides a first impression of the local community to the nearly 3 million passengers annually coming to the South Carolina Lowcountry for business and leisure activities.

Charleston International Airport flies nonstop to 21 airports and 16 cities in the US. 

Charleston International Airport
www.iflychs.com
843-767-7000

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Americans with Disabilities Act


It is the policy of the Medical University of South Carolina not to discriminate against any person on the basis of disabilities. If you need the services of the auxiliary aids mentioned in this act in order to fully participate in this continuing medical education activity, please bring this to our attention upon registering for the event.

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Questions?  Contact our Continuing Education Team at
psych-events@musc.edu or 843-792-0175

Presented by the Medical University of South Carolina's College of Nursing  & Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

 
 
 

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