Workshop for School Nurses, Social Workers, and Counselors
October 9, 2017


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This year’s workshop will cover asthma, suicide prevention, mental health, and emergency preparedness.  It will be held at The Gateway Conference Center in Richburg, SC.  CEU’s are offered through Mid-Carolina AHEC.

8:00 a.m. Registration and Refreshments
8:30 a.m. Welcome
8:35 a.m. “Ending the Silence: A Mental Health Awareness Program for Youth” Betsey O’Brien and Melanie Odom, BA
10:00 a.m. Break
10:15 a.m. “Suicide Prevention” Alexandra Karydi, PhD, LMFT, CSAC, CAC
11:15 a.m. Chester County School District Suicide Prevention Task Force
11:45 a.m. Lunch
12:30 p.m. “Providing Best Asthma Care in Schools” Michael Bowman, PhD, MD and Barry Clayton, RRT, AE-C
2:00 p.m. Break
2:15 p.m. “Emergency Preparedness: Active Shooter” Robert A. Sprouse, Chief Deputy
3:45 p.m. Wrap Up and Evaluations
4:00 p.m. Adjourn