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Hot Topics in Mental Health

Outstanding Speakers on Issues that Matter

Hot Topics in Mental Health is a free community presentation discussing issues relevant to mental health. Sessions are scheduled for the 2nd Tuesday of every month, except on holidays or when the venue is not available. We hold Hot Topics in various locations throughout the region.

Join us for our next presentation:

My Loved One/Client Just Got Arrested—Now What?

Tuesday, August 8, 2017, from 6:00 to 7:30 pm EST
The American Red Cross, Cincinnati Chapter
2111 Dana Avenue
Cincinnati, OH 45207

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Presented by Roy Fouch, PhD, LPCC, Mental Health Director, NaphaCare, Inc., Hamilton County Justice Center and Marilyn Johnson, A.A., Forensic Court Liaison/Case Manager, Central Clinic-Court Clinic

Participants will:

  • Have a better understanding of the criminal justice process from arrest to arraignment to incarceration to community integration
  • Learn of available resources to effectively advocate for their client/loved one when they are arrested
  • Have a better understanding of how the mental health and criminal justice system work together to identify those individuals who may have mental health needs and to offer available treatment, both during incarceration or in lieu of incarceration
  • Have a better understanding of the mental health services provided in jail and follow up services
  • Have a better understanding of the interface between the criminal justice system and mental health system
  • Be able to experience a virtual tour of the Justice Center campus

1.5 CPEs approved for this presentation.
State of Ohio Counselor, Social Worker, and Marriage and Family Therapist Board

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2017 Hot Topics

  • January 2017: Available Treatments for Alcohol Use Disorders by Clifford Cabansag, MD, DABAM, CTTS Alcohol Use Disorders PowerPoint
  • March 2017: Maintaining and Sustaining the Courage Needed for Recovery by Charles Brady, PhD, ABPP
  • April 2017: SSI and Employment: Understanding the Details Around Employment and Retaining Disability by Debi Schwartz
  • May 2017: Legal and Financial Options for Caring for Yourself or Your Loved One by Janet Pecquet 2017 Legal and Financial Options of Caring for Yourself
  • June 2017: Available Treatments for Alcohol Use Disorders by Clifford Cabansag, MD, DABAM, CTTS Alcohol Use Disorders PowerPoint
  • July 2017: The Ins and Outs of Mental Health and Drug Dockets in Warren County by Judge Robert Peeler and Judge Robert Fischer

2016 Hot Topics

  • January 2016: Motivational Interviewing: The Language of Change by Brett Dowdy, Psy.D. Motivational Interviewing: The Language of Change
  • February 2016: Social Security Disability: How Does It All Work? by Sue Denny Common Questions about SSD & SSI
  • March 2016: Exchanging One Drug for Another? The Truth about Medication-Assisted Treatment for Opioid Use Disorders, by Clifford Cabansag, MD, DABAM, CTTS Truth about MAT
  • April 2016: Ask the Doctor by Paul Keck, Jr., MD and Tracey Skale, MD
  • May 2016: Binge Eating Disorder: Detection and Treatment by Anna Guerdjikova, PhD, LISW
  • June 2016: Anxiety Disorders in Children and Adolescents: Using Research Findings to Advance Understanding and Treatment by Jeffrey R. Strawn, MD, FAACAP
  • July 2016: Exchanging One Drug for Another? The Truth about Medication-Assisted Treatment for Opioid Use Disorders, by Clifford Cabansag, MD, DABAM, CTTS Truth about MAT
  • August 2016: In Our Own Voice (no PDF available). Contact us to schedule an In Our Own Voice presentation for your staff, classroom, or community group.
  • September 2016: Social Security Disability: How Does It All Work? by Sue Denny Common Questions about SSD & SSI
  • October 2016: Binge Eating Disorder: Detection and Treatment by Anna Guerdjikova, PhD, LISW
  • November 2016: Binge Eating Disorder: Detection and Treatment by Anna Guerdjikova, PhD, LISW
  • December 2016: Ask the Doctor by Douglas Lehrer, MD and Tracey Skale, MD

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