Enhancing Knowledge Through Online Learning
Bimonthly online discussions are continuing education opportunities for mental health interpreters and clinicians who work with deaf consumers. QMHI's are required to have 40 contact hours of continuing education per year.
You can go to this URL https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/201362193-How-Do-I-Join-A-Meeting- for more information on how to join the webinar. More tips for using Zoom can be found HERE
All presentations are in the form of a webinar. Links to the webinar will be sent out the same day as the event. This year our webinars will be hosted on Zoom. To use this platform, please read documents on the Zoom Website.
Important: In order to assure time to process your registration, the completed form and payment must be received 7 days prior to the event you wish to join.
The registration fee for all online discussions in the calendar year 2023 is just $35.*
How to Register:
- Send a check for $35.00 made out to ADARA- MHIT Fund along with the completed form to:
Shannon Reese, Services Coordinator
Alabama Department of Mental Health
Office of Deaf Services
P.O. Box 301410
Montgomery, AL 36130
* January to December. This fee is NOT pro-rated.
Presented by: osie Abbenante
All Events run 6:30 - 8:30 PM Central Time
March 14 Art Therapy
Presenter: Josie Abbenante
May 9 Toxic Positivity
Presenter: Selah Davison
July 11 TBA
September 12 TBA
Presenter: Alison Aubrecht & Heather Breitbach
November 14 Introduction to Trauma Center Trauma Sensitive Yoga: Deaf Edition
Presenter: Dru Balsley
The Purpose of the Training
This Bi-monthly online discussion will provide participants with opportunities to interact with interpreters and clinicians in the field of deafness and explore research articles, discuss presentations and apply the online discussion to service provision.
The Objectives of the Training:
Interpreters in Mental Health, Community Interpreters, Mental Health Professionals, School Counselors