Mental Health & Rehabilitation eCast February 2006

The Mental Health & Rehabilitation eCast is a monthly emailed newsletter with the purpose of informing mental health and rehabilitation networks worldwide about the activities and resources produced by the Center for Psychiatric Rehabilitation as well as for disseminating general mental health and rehabilitation news.

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SPRING WORKSHOP REGISTRATION NOW AVAILABLE

Mark your calendars! The Center for Psychiatric Rehabilitation announces four workshops to be held May 8 – 11, 2006 at the BU Corporate Education Center in Tyngsboro , MA
Workshop topics include:
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Transition Age Youth (16-25): Challenges and Strategies for Change
May 8th ; Fee is $135
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Engaging and Supporting Transition Age Youth on a Path to Productive Lives
May 9th ; Fee is $85
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Photovoice: An Innovative Tool for Mental Health Program Development
May 10th ; Fee is $80.
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Beyond the Myths of Job Retention: How to Support People for Job Success
May 11th ; Fee is $80.
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Full workshop descriptions and registration information available online at http://www.bu.edu/cpr/workshops/index.html ,

 

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PSYCHIATRIC VOCATIONAL REHABILITATION CERTIFICATE PROGRAM STARTING SOON

Applications are being considered as they arrive, so don’t wait! Register now for the Certificate Program in Psychiatric Vocational Rehabilitation starting in May. The Certificate Program enhances practitioner capacity and knowledge in:
* Rehabilitation Readiness
* Personalized Vocational Assessment
* Achieving Vocational Placements
* Meeting the Needs of Culturally Diverse Service Recipients
For information, or to access an application packet online, please go to:
http://www.bu.edu/cpr/training/vocrehab/ . Debbie Nicolellis, Project Director is available at
debbien@bu.edu or by phone at 617-353-3549.

 

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UPENN COLLABORATIVE ON COMMUNITY INTEGRATION ANNOUNCES CONFERENCE

The UPenn Collaborative announces the