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Rise N Learn: I/DD Provider Networking: The Value of Self Care
February 18 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
February 18, 2022 – 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Presenter: Alison Beauvais Carris, BCBA, LCPC Founder of Behavioral Learning
Overview: The nature of our work can be mentally, physically, spiritually, and emotionally taxing. As such, developing our own self-care practices to combat burnout is paramount. Our society stresses the importance of caring for ourselves, but how do we put it into practice? Through the lens of Acceptance & Commitment Therapy, this presentation breaks down what self-care is (and isn’t!) and outlines strategies that we as caregivers can employ to “fill our own cups” in order to live a life we truly value.
- Understand the origins of the term self-care.
- Articulate personal and professional actions that align with the value of self-care.
- Exposure to tools to explore your own personal and professional values.
- Identify at least two (2) practical recommendations for applying self-care in your own life.
Professional development workshops are sponsored by a partnership between the Community Mental Health Board of Oak Park Township, Riveredge Hospital, and Streamwood Behavioral Healthcare System.
Continuing Education Credits:
2.0 CEU’s are available for LCSW, LCPC, LSW, LPC, and QIDP
Following the event, attendees will receive an email with a link to the online evaluation to complete. Once the evaluation response window closes, CEU certificates will be emailed. This process takes approximately 14 days following the event.
Format: You will receive a link to the Zoom webinar and instructions a few days prior to the training, if your registration fee has been paid. The email will come from email@example.com so please be sure to add this email address to your safe/white list or check your Junk/Spam folder if you cannot find the email in your inbox.
Registration Fee: $10 (payment must be made online at the time of registration).
Cancellation/Refund Policy: The registration fee is non-refundable.
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Sponsored in part by the Community Mental Health Board of Oak Park Township. Please call 708-383-8855 if you have additional questions.