Overcoming Stigma: Strategies for Health Professionals

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Date/Time
Date(s) - 10/19/2017
9:00 am - 11:00 am

Location
MHCGM Blodget St. Training Room

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Date: Thursday, October 19, 2017

Time: 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Location: The MHCGM Conference Room, 5 Blodget Street Manchester, NH

Cost: $30 Please make checks payable to: The MHCGM

IF enrolling online with form below or downloading the actual flyer and you want to pay by credit card, the address to enter must be the one the credit card billing statement goes to.

Description:

The stigma associated with mental illness and substance use disorders represents complex processes involving stereotypes, prejudice and discrimination. As health professionals we have an ethical mandate to address stigma in our workplace, with our clients and within ourselves. This training will increase participants’ ability to assess common types of stigma and provide strategies for addressing the negative effects of stigma.

Contact Hours:

  • The Mental Health Center of Greater Manchester is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Northeast MultiState Division, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. The participant will be awarded 2.0 contact hours for attending this program.
  • This activity has been approved for 2.0 Category I Continuing Education Credits for relicensure by the NH-NASW – Workshop #2695.

Sponsor: The Mental Health Center of Greater Manchester, Manchester, NH

To pay by check: click on Stigma – FLYER

Bookings

Registration are closed for this event.