Events

Youth at Risk: What School Personnel Need to Know
October 22, 2018

 

This year’s workshop will cover legal & illegal drugs, common medical complaints of school-aged children, bullying, and human trafficking.
It will be held at The Gateway Conference Center in Richburg, SC.  CEU’s are offered through Mid-Carolina AHEC.
Registration is now open through Event Brite or
download our event brochure for additional registration options.

 

AGENDA

8:00 a.m. Registration & Refreshments

8:30 a.m. Welcome

8:35 a.m. Drugs of Abuse – Eddie L. Black, Jr., PharmD, LEO, Midlands Drug Inspector, SC DHEC Bureau of Drug Control

Pediatric/Adolescent Drug Updates-Polypharmacy – Charles Cranford, R.Ph., Pharmacy Manager, Southeastern Grocers/Bi-Lo

10:00 a.m. Break

10:15 a.m. Human Trafficking – Jen Thompson, M.Ed., Executive Director, Lighthouse for Life

11:45 a.m. Lunch

12:30 p.m. Most Common Complaints Seen by School Nurses – Lynne Douglass, FNP, DNP, Lake Monticello Family Practice

2:00 p.m. Break

2:15 p.m. Bullying – Dr. Valois, MS, PhD, MPH, FAAHB, Professor, Health Promotion, Education, and Behavior, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina

3:45 p.m. Wrap Up and Evaluations

4:00 p.m. Adjourn

NURSING: Mid-Carolina AHEC, Inc. is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the South Carolina Nurse Association, an accredited approver with distinction, by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

This nursing continuing education activity approval #1510-040-PR-388 has been approved for 6.1 hours.

SOCIAL WORKERS: This program has been approved by the SC Board of Social Work Examiners for 6.1 clock hours of non-social work continuing education.

COUNSELORS & THERAPISTS: This program has been pre-approved for 6.1 hours of continuing education by SC AHEC under its accreditation by the SC Board of Examiners for Licensure of Professional Counselors, Marriage and Family Therapists and Psycho-Educational Specialists.

AHEC: This program is approved for 0.6 CEU’s (6.1 clock hours) of continuing education by Mid-Carolina AHEC, Inc. and meets the SC AHEC Best Practices Standards. Participants must attend 90% of the program in order to receive a certificate of attendance. No partial credit will be given.