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Professional Training – Web Trainings

Professional Training – Web Trainings - Service

Principal Investigator: Gregory, Kelly B.

Service Description

We offer a large catalog of high-quality web-based training’s that make it easy for mental health professionals to get the CEUs they need without having to wait for a live conference. We work with subject matter experts to develop courses that convey important educational content. Then, we supplement their presentation with additional materials, post-tests, and the opportunity to receive CEUs.

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History of the Treatment of People with Mental Illness in Missouri

This module will talk about early mental health care centers in the state of Missouri including State Hospital Number One in Fulton, the St. Louis County Insane Asylum, and the Saint Louis Hospital for Social Evils. The history of these hospitals, the treatments offered patients, and the management of people with mental illness as affected by social and medical movements form the core of this presentation.

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Take Charge Training: Exercise and Nutrition for Individuals with Mental Illness

Individuals with mental illness die an average of 25 years younger than the general population. Often these early deaths are attributable to medical factors such as diabetes, heart disease, and hypertension. These other medical factors can be prevented and/or managed with the implementation of good nutritional habits and proper exercise. In this training, Ms. Kincade takes us through the experiences of the Independence Center in St. Louis which set up a Wellness Program for its members. She discusses the challenges faced in various settings–the mental health center, the home and the community–while trying to help people develop good habits, and several practical tips and solutions.

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