Upper Peninsula AHEC Conference 2018 - Human Trafficking & Trauma Informed Care

Marquette, Michigan
Friday, October 12, 2018
Upper Peninsula AHEC Conference 2018 - Human Trafficking & Trauma Informed Care
Friday, October 12, 2018 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM (Eastern Time)

NMU and Satellite Site Locations
Northern Michigan University
1401 Presque Isle Ave
Marquette, Michigan 49855
United States


*NOTES: 1) All participants will be required to bring their professional license # the day of the event; 2) All participants need to use and verify their proper email address to be able to complete the certification process.
             


Overview:

We invite you to join us as the Upper Peninsula Area Health Education Center hosts a professional development seminar for health and other professionals, which will focus on Human Trafficking and Trauma Informed Care issues in our communities and best practices for screening and treatment for those working in the healthcare setting.  Topics will address identifying youth and adult victims of human trafficking, applying screening and assessment strategies to assist trafficked victims/survivors and resources for reporting the suspected victims of human trafficking.  Emphasis will be on creating a context in which deliberate networking, collaboration and sharing of expertise will create an approach of interprofessional development to address the trafficking issues of our communities.  Please join us to enhance your professional growth and network with multidisciplinary colleagues, partners, and allies in the anti-trafficking movement. 

 

Program Objectives:

Participants will be able to:

 

·      Identify the connection between trauma informed care and human trafficking

·      Identify why trauma and human trafficking are issues they should be aware of in their roles

·      Describe the three etiological components of complex neurobehavioral issues in children and adolescents at
 risk for human trafficking

·      Describe the three principle components of residency and its role in trauma-informed care

·      Understand the critical role of trauma screening and assessment in any trauma-informed care model

·      Identify the warning signs of human trafficking in health care settings for youth-adults

·      Identify resources for reporting the suspected victims of human trafficking

·      Understand human trafficking through the eyes of a survivor

·      Apply victim-centered strategies to assist trafficked victims and survivors

·      Build a collaborative approach in responding to the needs of trafficked victims and survivors

Target Audience:

 

Physicians, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, Registered Nurses, Certified Medical Assistants, Social Workers, Law Enforcement, Behavioral/Mental Health Providers, Community Health Workers and other healthcare providers involved in the care of patients working with human trafficking and/or trauma care.


Registration:

General Population:      $65 all day

Students:                      $20 student rate (ID required; No CE credits offered)

* All registrations include light breakfast and lunch


Continuing Education:

Continuing Medical Education Credit: 4.5 hours

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 Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine and WMU.  Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians, and designates this live activity for a maximum of 4.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.  For full credit, participants will need to sign in and out, provide their professional license number, and complete a course evaluation.

 

NMU School of Nursing CE: 4.5 hours

 

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the requirements and policies of the Michigan State Board of Nursing through the joint providership of the Northern Michigan University School of Nursing, and designates this live activity for a maximum of 4.5 nursing CEs.  For CE credit, participants will need to sign in and out, provide their professional license number, and complete a course evaluation.

 

NMU Social Work CE: 4.5 hours

This continuing social work education activity is sponsored by Northern Michigan University Department of Social Work.  The School of Social Work is an approved provider with the Michigan Continuing Education Collaborative.  NMU Approved Provider Number: 0044/MCBAP Approved.  For full credit, participants will need to sign in and out, provide their Michigan Social Worker identification number, and complete a course evaluation.

 




 

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