Southern Wisconsin Conference On Mental Health

October 15, 2019 @ 8:00AM — 4:30PM

HealthNet's 4th annual conference providing awareness and education on Mental Health topics

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Join us on October 15th!

Ticket Details
Early Bird CE
Available For 45 More Days!

For professionals wishing to obtain CE credits, and registering before August 1

CE Registration

For professionals registering after August 1, and wishing to obtain CE credits

General Admission (non CE)

Open for professionals and the general public to register without the option for CE credits.


5 Reasons to Join Us:

1. Adam Cayton-Holland, author of Tragedy + Time: A Tragi-Comic Memoire, will be our Keynote Speaker. Adam Cayton-Holland is a very talented writer and comedian, who uniquely combines elements of comedy with his own experiences of tragedy. In his book, "Tragedy + Time", he reflects on the suicide of his younger sister, and explains how he learned to cope with her death over time.

2. Attendees Love Our Conference: "The conference is informative, hands-on and practical. Since the conference, we have collaborated more within our behavioral health department and other nursing units." - Lisa Usgaard, LCSW/LMFT, Mercyhealth Director of Behavioral health

3. You Can Earn CE Credits: HealthNet of Rock County, Inc. offers CE credits for social workers and counselors who attend our conference.

4. You Can Share With Your Colleagues: Knowledge will be available to bring back to your workplace and incorporate into your corporate culture.

5. Conveniently Located: Just off Interstate 39-90, Janesville is only 48 minutes from Madison, 90 minutes from Milwaukee, and just over two hours from Appleton.

Our Breakout Speakers for This Year:

Dr. Barney - How Mental Health Affects AODA Use, AODA Resources, and Management of Substance Abuse in Primary Care

Paul Gasser - Calming the Chaos with Family: Working with Difficult Children, Youth, and Families Through De-Escalation Techniques

Suellen Thompson-Link - Trauma Regulation from a Developmental and Attachment Body-Based Perspective

Becky Huber - Compassion Fatigue and Self-Care

Amy Sosa - The Complexity of Treating Eating Disorders: Diagnostic Assessment and Treatment Interventions

*HealthNet of Rock County is in the application process to award 4.5 CE hours from the National Association of Social Workers - Wisconsin*

Workshop Sponsors: Mercyhealth, Beloit Health Systems, SSM Health St. Mary's Hosptial - Janesville, and Rogers Behavioral Health