School Behavioral Health and Wellness Conference
Through engaging and thought-provoking seminars, the School Behavioral Health and Wellness Conference will focus on topics related to increasing and understanding behavioral health concerns and wellness within the school context. Sessions will include, creating a trauma-informed school environment, engaging and enhancing the mindful awareness of a school community, how grief and loss have an impact upon student behavior and outcomes, teacher burnout, and recognizing anxiety and depression in students.
School educators, social workers (LSW, LCSW), Counselors (LPC), school administrators, psychologists (PhD, PsyD), Physicians (MD), Nurses
At the conclusion of this course, participants should be able to:
- Recognize behaviors associated with anxiety and depression
- Create trauma-informed school and classroom environments
- Serve students who are experiencing grief and loss within the school context
- Understand the impact of professional burnout within the school environment
- Increase mindful awareness of students and teachers
Approved for Act 48 Hours
CE for Psychologists
Allegheny Health Network is approved by the American Psychological Association to offer continuing education for psychologists. Allegheny Health Network maintains responsibility for the program and its content.”
CE for Social Workers
The American Psychological Association (APA) is a preapproved provider of continuing education courses and programs for social workers and clinical social workers and can be used towards re-licensure. Social Workers may claim credits for attending educational courses and programs delivered by pre-approved providers, such as the American Psychological Association (refer to CE for Psychologists above). For verification, please refer to Continuing Education Regulations § 47.36 #(6) (ix) found at www.dos.state. pa.us/social. Certificates of attendance will be awarded following the conference provided a completed evaluation form is submitted.
Allegheny General Hospital is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Allegheny General Hospital designates this live activity for a maximum of 4.75 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM.
American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) accepts AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM from organizations accredited by the ACCME.
American Academy of Nurse Practitioner (AANP) accepts AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM from organizations accredited by the ACCME.
The National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA) states that the AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ are acceptable for continuing medical education requirements for recertification.
- 4.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 4.75 Attendance