Calendar

Feb
14
Thu
2013
Supporting Dementia and Actively Dying Patients: Bringing All of Yourself Into The Room @ Clackamas County Social Services, Room 369A
Feb 14 @ 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM

Assigned Host:

The Johnson AFH

Presenters:

Dean Yamamoto, M.Div., BCC
Kris Gould, LCSW

Description:

Process work is a cross-disciplinary approach to supporting individual and   collective change. This session will engage participants in the fundamentals of the theory & illustrate application to the hospice setting, giving caregivers greater ease in being with patients who are communicating minimally or seemingly not at all. Who among us has not felt “stuck” with minimally communicative patients?

Directions:

Off Warner Milne Rd, west of Molalla Ave.

Mar
5
Tue
2013
Psychotropic Medications @ Eastco Diversified Services
Mar 5 @ 1:00 AM – 5:00 AM

Assigned Host:

Eastco Diversified Services

Presenters:

Lori Olson, PMHNP

Description:

Information, questions and answers about medications used in mental health treatments — by a highly experienced medical professional providing supports to people with intellectual/developmental disabilities & support agencies.

Feb
11
Tue
2014
Diversity @ East Portland Police Precinct
Feb 11 @ 5:00 PM – 11:00 PM

Assigned Host:

Creative Goal Solutions

Presenters:

Alejandro Vidales & Sasha Vidales

Description:

This training will focus on practical ways to engage customers from under-served communities. The training will provide valuable information for anyone working in the field, particularly Case Managers/Personal Agents and Program Managers and Administrators.

This training includes:

  • Overview of barriers facing communities of color, immigrant and refugee, & other under-served communities
  • Communication styles to promote a culture of integration and engagement
  • Specific strategies to increase staff knowledge and competency
  • Collaboration & partnership strategies
  • Equity assessment & evaluation tools
Sep
11
Thu
2014
Schizophrenia & Other Psychotic Disorders @ Reserve Vineyard & Golf Club
Sep 11 @ 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM

Assigned Host:

Tualatin Valley Workshop, Inc.

Presenters:

Dr. James Clay

Description:

This course has been updated to include diagnostic information from the new DSM-5 and will cover Schizophrenia and Psychosis in its many forms (Schizophrenia, Schizoaffective Disorder, Delusional Disorder, Psychotic Disorder NOS, etc.). This class will help in understanding the nature and symptoms, as well as practical treatments for the disorders.

Directions:

Club’s driveway entrance is off 229th, approx 1 mile south of Tualatin Valley (TV) Highway between Alexander and Rosa Road. Parking lot available. Classroom is in the main clubhouse.

Nov
7
Fri
2014
“Dual Diagnosis” (Co-Occurring Disorders) @ East Portland Police Precinct, Community Room
Nov 7 @ 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Assigned Host:

Community Vision, Inc.

Presenters:

Dr. James Clay, PsyD

Description:

Attendees will learn a basic understanding of how mental illness presents itself in people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and become better prepared to recognize symptoms of mental illness in individuals so specialized treatment can be arranged or provided. A special focus on:

  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Depression
  • Bi-Polar Disorder
  • Psychosis
Jul
17
Fri
2015
“Dual Diagnosis” (Co-Occurring Disorders) @ Columbia Center Auditorium
Jul 17 @ 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM

Assigned Host:

Columbia Community Mental Health

Presenters:

Dr.James Clay, PsyD

Description:

Attendees will learn a basic understanding of how mental illness presents itself in people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and become better prepared to recognize symptoms of mental illness in individuals so specialized treatment can be arranged or provided.

A special focus on:

  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Depression
  • Bi-Polar Disorder
  • Psychosis.
Feb
3
Wed
2016
Dual Diagnosis @ Kaiser Permanente (Town Hall Room)
Feb 3 @ 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Assigned Host:

Riverside Training Centers, Inc.

Presenters:

James Clay, PsyD

Description:

Attendees will learn a basic understanding of how mental illness presents itself in people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and become better prepared to recognize symptoms of mental illness in individuals so specialized treatment can be arranged or provided.

A special focus on: Borderline Personality Disorder; Depression; Bi-Polar Disorder; and Psychosis

Directions:

I-5 North: Take the Kerby Ave exit. Turn slight right onto N Kerby Ave. Turn right onto N Russell St. Turn right onto N Interstate Ave. Building is on the right side.

I-5 South: Take the Alberta St exit, EXIT 303, toward Swan Island. Keep right to take the ramp toward Swan Island. Merge onto N Going St. Turn left onto N Interstate Ave. Building is on the right side.

Nov
7
Mon
2016
Psychotropic Medications @ Eastco Diversified Services
Nov 7 @ 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Assigned Host:

Eastco Diversified Services

Presenters:

Lori Olson, PMHNP

Description:

Information, questions and answers about medications used in mental health treatments — by a highly experienced medical professional providing supports to people with intellectual/developmental disabilities & support agencies.

Oct
26
Thu
2017
Psychotropic Medications @ Taborspace - Dining Room
Oct 26 @ 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Assigned Host:

Community Vision, Inc.

Presenters:

Lori Olson, PMHNP

Description:

Information, questions and answers about medications used in mental health treatments — by a highly experienced medical professional providing supports to people with intellectual/developmental disabilities & support agencies.

Jun
4
Mon
2018
Psychotropic Medications @ East County Police Station
Jun 4 @ 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Assigned Host:

Albertina Kerr

Presenters:

Lori Olson, PMHNP

Description:

Information, questions and answers about medications used in mental health treatments — by a highly experienced medical professional providing supports to people with intellectual/developmental disabilities & support agencies.

Directions:

There is parking across the street.

Oct
25
Thu
2018
[Full] Psychotropic Medications @ Community Vision
Oct 25 @ 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Assigned Host:

Community Vision

Presenters:

Lori Olson, PMHNP

Description:

Information, questions and answers about medications used in mental health treatments — by a highly experienced medical professional providing supports to people with intellectual/developmental disabilities & support agencies.

Directions:

The building is on the corner of Ladd / Division, on or near bus lines #2 and #10. The training will take place in the 4th floor conference room. Doors to building open at 8:45am

Nov
4
Mon
2019
[Full] Psychotropic Medications @ Community Vision
Nov 4 @ 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Assigned Host:

Community Vision

Presenters:

Lori Olson, PMHNP

Description:

Information, questions and answers about medications used in mental health treatments — by a highly experienced medical professional providing supports to people with intellectual/developmental disabilities & support agencies.

Directions:

Located on the corner of SE 20th & Division (street parking)