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CenterPointe Hospital Spring 2019 Conference: Geriatric Neurocognitive & Behavioral Health Update

REGISTER HERE: centerpointehospital.com/registration

Don’t Miss the CenterPointe Hospital Job Fair on Saturday, April 27, 2019

CenterPointe Hospital Job Fair Date: Saturday, April 27th Time: 11:00 am until 1:00 pm Lunch will be served Drop by to learn about the programs that we offer the behavioral health population and the career opportunities that we provide. You will have the opportunity to meet the DON and Nursing Supervisors. Please bring your resume and register to win a $500 gift card door prize! Current Openings Include: RNs Mental Health Techs Licensed Therapists Addiction Services Liaison Join us to learn about the great things happening at CenterPointe Hospital! Conveniently located at: 4801 Weldon Spring Parkway St. Charles, MO 63304 If unable to attend, you may contact Kelli White at: kwhite@cphmo.net

CenterPointe Hospital Behavioral Health Lecture: Opiate Addiction and Treatment Update by Raafea Malik, MD April 26, 2019

You are cordially invited to attend a CenterPointe Hospital Behavioral Health Lecture TOPIC: Opiate Addiction and Treatment Update: The Epidemic is Still Here PRESENTER: Raafea Malik, MD Medical Director, The Changing Pointe Addiction Treatment Center at CenterPointe Hospital DATE: Friday, April 26, 2019 TIME: Registration 8:00 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. Lecture 8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. LOCATION: CenterPointe Hospital Gym (2-story building toward back, right side of campus) 4801 Weldon Spring Parkway, Weldon Spring, MO 63304 ABOUT THE PRESENTER: Raafea F. Malik, MD is the Medical Director for The Changing Pointe Addiction Treatment Center at CenterPointe Hospital and the Medical Director for adult psychiatry and dual diagnosis treatment at CenterPointe’s St. Peters outpatient program. Dr. Malik has provided psychiatric treatment services at CenterPointe Hospital for 14 years. Dr. Malik is board certified in psychiatry and addiction psychiatry. She completed her residency in adult psychiatry at Saint Louis University Health Sciences Center in 1996. Dr. Malik is an Assistant Clinical Professor for the...Read More >

CenterPointe Hospital TMS Open House and Lecture Friday, April 12, 2019

You are cordially invited to attend a TMS Lecture and TMS Open House  No Cost ~ Networking ~ Door Prizes! TOPIC: Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation for Depression PRESENTER: Satish Kulkarni, MD DATE: Friday, April 12, 2019 TIME: Lecture 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Registration/Luncheon: 11:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Tours of TMS Suite 11:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. LOCATION: CenterPointe Hospital Gym (tallest bldg. toward back/right side of campus) 4801 Weldon Spring Parkway, St. Charles (Weldon Spring), MO 63304 CONTINUING EDUCATION: 1.5 Continuing Education Credits will be awarded to Social Workers, Counselors and Addiction Counselors at the completion of the lecture.  All participants will receive a Certificate of Attendance at the conclusion of the lecture to submit to their credentialing board. LEARNING OBJECTIVES: At the conclusion of this educational offering, participants will be able to: Understand the basic science behind Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) Understand what the course of treatment looks like for the patient Identify 3 criteria that makes a...Read More >

CLOSED-CenterPointe Hospital Behavioral Health Lecture: Suicide Risk Assessment by Dr. Bart Andrews, March 22, 2019

CLOSED You are cordially invited to attend a CenterPointe Hospital Behavioral Health Lecture TOPIC: Suicide Risk Assessment PRESENTER: Bart Andrews, PhD Vice President of Telehealth & Home/Community Services Behavioral Health Response DATE: Friday, March 22, 2019 TIME: Lecture is from 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. (two hours) Continental Breakfast at 8:00 a.m. LOCATION: CenterPointe Hospital Gym (tallest bldg. toward back/right side of campus) 4801 Weldon Spring Parkway St. Charles (Weldon Spring), MO 63304 DESCRIPTION OF LECTURE: This training reviews the current scope of suicide rate at the national level and prepares providers to address suicide risk. The training reviews basic screening and intervention skills, helps clinicians develop a framework for triage and provides resources for immediate and long term care needs. CONTINUING EDUCATION: 2.0 CEs for Suicide Prevention Training for Social Workers, Licensed Professional Counselors and Addiction Counselors. All participants will receive a certificate of attendance at the completion of the training to submit to their respective licensing boards. There is NO COST to...Read More >

CenterPointe Hospital Behavioral Health Lecture: Innovative Strategies in Psychotherapy by Dr. Howard Rosenthal, Friday, February 22, 2019

You are cordially invited to attend a CenterPointe Hospital Behavioral Health Lecture TOPIC: Innovative Strategies in Psychotherapy PRESENTER: Howard Rosenthal, Ed.D. Howard Rosenthal, Ed.D., CCMHC, HS-BCP, LPC, MAC, NCC, is a professor and Program Coordinator of Human Services and Addiction Studies at St. Louis Community College at Florissant Valley in Missouri. He is the author of the Encyclopedia of Counseling (dubbed “the purple book” because the color of the cover), the best-selling counseling exam preparation book in history and the companion 20 audio CD program.  He also wrote the academic best seller Favorite Counseling and Therapy Techniques, and Favorite Counseling and Therapy Homework Assignments. His text Therapy’s Best includes lively and often humorous interviews with the top therapists in the world. He penned the first ever Human Services Dictionary as well as the Encyclopedia of Human Services.  Dr. Rosenthal is a Professor and Program Coordinator of Human Services and Addiction Studies at St. Louis Community College at Florissant Valley in Missouri. DATE: Friday, February 22, 2019 TIME: Lecture is...Read More >

CenterPointe Hospital Behavioral Health Lecture: Trauma and the Brain, Friday, January 25, 2019

TOPIC: Trauma and the Brain: A Psychological and Physiological Perspective PRESENTER: David Strother LSCSW/LCSW, Director of Military Services Valor Recovery Program, Signature Psychiatric Hospital at North Kansas City Hospital DATE: Friday, January 25, 2019 TIME: Lecture is from 8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. Continental Breakfast at 8:00 a.m. LOCATION: CenterPointe Hospital Gym (tallest bldg. toward back/right side of campus) 4801 Weldon Spring Parkway St. Charles (Weldon Spring), MO 63304 DESCRIPTION OF LECTURE: Learn how to cope with the impact of trauma and the brain from a clinical, science based perspective. Marine Corps Veteran, former firefighter and Director of the Valor Recovery Program, David Strother, is an expert in treating trauma, PTSD, sexual assault and substance use in military members and first responders. Of the more than 500 patients his treatment team has served, 98% leave feeling whole again. CEUs: 1.5 CEs for Social Workers, Licensed Professional Counselors and Addiction Counselors. All participants will receive a certificate of attendance at the completion of the...Read More >

Webinar: Keeping Healthy Kids Healthy: Substance Abuse Prevention Works, Wednesday, December 19th at 12 Noon Central

There is no charge for this webinar. It is a research-supported fact that most teens today are making healthy choices when it comes to substance use. Yet opportunities for kids to remain free from substance use disorder are jeopardized when we as caring adults lack basic understanding about how our attitudes and behavior can protect them from early, risky use of alcohol and other drugs. This webinar will outline substance use prevention as a health science. FCD Prevention Works will share best practices, along with robust data from the international FCD Student Attitudes and Behavior Survey, to explore practical ways for you to positively impact the health of the teens in your life. Speaker David Sherrell Interim Manager Regional Office, FCD Prevention Works REGISTER NOW A certificate of completion will be awarded for attending this event. CE is not available. Questions? Please contact Ann Tucker.

CenterPointe Hospital Behavioral Health Lecture on Treatment Modalities and Considerations for Persons With Chronic Mental Illness – Friday, December 7, 2018

You are cordially invited to attend a Behavioral Health Lecture DATE: Friday, December 7, 2018  TOPIC: Treatment Modalities and Considerations for Persons With Chronic Mental Illness PRESENTERS: Conjointly provided by CenterPointe Hospital & Compass Health • Natalie Newton, MA, LPC, CenterPointe Hospital Outpatient Program Manager, St. Peters/St. Charles • Matt Lindquist, PMHNP, BC, CenterPointe Hospital Nurse Practitioner • Kelsey Hayes, MA, PLPC, Compass Health Adult CPRC Supervisor • Kristin Fanning, MA, LPC, Compass Health Director of Headway Clubhouse • Lauren Bruce, LCSW, ACT TAY Team Leader and Therapist TIME: 11:30 a.m. Registration and Luncheon 12:00 p.m.—1:30 p.m. Lecture LOCATION: CenterPointe Hospital Gym (tallest bldg. toward back/right side of campus) 4801 Weldon Spring Parkway St. Charles (Weldon Spring), MO 63304 PROGRAM DESCRIPTION: This educational offering will increase participants’ understanding of chronic mental illness, illustrate how to meet patients where they are and how to develop connections that lead to learning, growth and sustained health.  The benefits of long-acting injectable medications in treating chronic...Read More >

Visit CenterPointe Hospital at Psych Congress, Booth #1006, October 25, 26, 27.

Located in the heart of America, just outside of St. Louis, MO in the beautiful and scenic rolling hills of St. Charles, CenterPointe Hospital provides inpatient and outpatient mental health and addiction treatment services for adults, senior adults and adolescents.  The physician led treatment team provides assessment and evaluation, crisis stabilization, medication management, group therapy, life skills/coping skills training and comprehensive discharge planning. Outpatient services include partial hospitalization programs (PHP) providing full days of group therapy, 5 days per week; and intensive outpatient programs (IOP) providing half days of group therapy 3 times per week (day and evening groups are available). DBT groups are also provided at several outpatient locations. Transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) is an innovative outpatient treatment approach providing non-invasive, FDA-approved treatment for depression and other treatment-resistant disorders. The Changing Pointe Addiction Treatment Program provides a full continuum of addiction treatment services including detox, 4-week residential treatment, dual disorders treatment, outpatient treatment, medication-assisted treatment, family support groups, AA/NA...Read More >

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