July 2012 eCast
CPR News and Recent Activity
Marianne Farkas, Sc.D., C.P.R. Director of Training, Dissemination and Technical Assistance, will be a speaker at the 11th Congress of World Association for Psychosocial Rehabilitation (WAPR), to be held in Milan on 10-13 Nov. 2012. The Congress title is “Change thinking, Change practice Change services” In this congress, original foundations, past developments, current vision and future prospects of long-term care and rehabilitation of people experiencing severe mental disorders will be critically reviewed. The scientific program will follow the rich tradition of WAPR past congresses held since 1986. For details go to http://www.wapr2012.org/
Conferences can be found at our Conference Board:
The Conference Board website has been revised and updated. www.bu.edu/cpr/resources/
SAMHSA Treatment Locator
The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) Treatment Locator app enables patients, family members and professionals to have instant access to reliable information on nearby mental health and substance abuse treatment facilities. Currently available only for the IPhone http://apps.usa.gov/samhsa-
The BU C.P.R. now has a YouTube Channel !!!
Join us or subscribe: www.youtube.com/user/bucpr
The channel features some of our most popular training programs. It will also offer brief programs such as the popular “Beyond the Shadows of Stigma” video. Access is free!
Note: The YouTube Channel can also be accessed from our Facebook Page