Friday, Sept. 18, 2015
8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Commons Learning Center
on the JJ Pickle Campus
10100 Burnet Road
Austin, TX 78758
The Texas Medical Association designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.25 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. The contact hours have been approved for ethics designation.
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Texas Medical association and Austin TAAP. The Texas Medical Association is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
This continuing nursing education activity was approved by the American Association of Neuroscience Nurses, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation, for 6.25 CE contact hours.
Six and one quarter (6.25) continuing education credits are available for LPC, LMFT, LCDC & Social Work clinicians.
Partial CEUs are not available. All participants must attend entire day for 6.25 eduction credits.
Cardwell Nuckols, MA, PhD
Practical Strategies: The Art & Science of Recovery
Describe new neurobiological findings and how these findings can shape a therapeutic approach to treatment of substance use disorder
Discuss the therapeutic relationship from the perspective of neuroplasticity and healing
Discuss how group modalities such as a therapeutic group and/or self-help groups can change genetic expression and contribute to enhanced possibilities of recovery
Kimberly Arlinghaus, MD
Where There Is Smoke, There Are Mirrors: A Case Study of Addiction
Describe drivers of addiction shared by a person in recovery
Screen for addiction in clinical practice
Recognize “the dance of deception” in clinical encounters involving addiction
Apply interview techniques to detect addiction
Engage partners in treating people with addiction
Brett Stalcup, JD
Bridging the Gap Between Medical & Legal Fields when Fighting Addiction
Differentiate medical knowledge about addiction
Describe the difference between drug/alcohol abuse and addiction
Discuss recovery defense
Discuss ethical considerations for a practitioner and solutions for interventions
Assess specific ways a practitioner can care about client’s addiction needs and meet HiPAA requirements
Utilize creation of a recovery network
Matthew Masters, Jr., MD
Addiction Medicine in Perspective
Describe the evolution of current treatment system within the context of its historical development
Analyze the importance of the addiction problem in terms of morbidity, mortality and financial impact
Detail the epidemic of deaths due to over-prescribing of opiates
Discuss the issues relevant to the use of marijuana and medical marijuana
Panel Discussion: Question and Answer with Speakers
Discuss common ethical concerns in a multi-discipline approach to care and how to address them
Discuss successes you have seen in navigating ethical pitfalls
Discuss how to promote ethical collaboration and cooperation across disciples and treatment settings