Summer 2012 Topic Schedule

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* Workshops suggested for therapists.
Workshops suggested for educators.

Monday, July 9, 2012
Time Scheduled Item Speaker
8:45-10:15 a.m. Summer School Registration, Residence Hall Check-in, Academic Credit Registration
10:15-10:30 a.m. Summer School Opening Ceremonies
10:30 a.m.-Noon "Prescription Drug Addiction: Current Challenges and Treatment Approaches" Dennis C. Daley, Ph.D.
Noon-1:00 p.m. Lunch
1:15-2:45 p.m. "An Integrated Model for Treating Psychiatric and Substance Use Disorders: Dual Disorders Recovery Counseling (DDRC)" Dennis C. Daley, Ph.D.
2:45-3:00 p.m. Break
3:00-4:30 p.m. "Managing Emotions and Moods in Substance Use and/or Psychiatric Disorders" Dennis C. Daley, Ph.D.
4:30 p.m. Welcome Reception
Tuesday, July 10, 2012
Time Scheduled Item Speaker
8:15-9:45 a.m. "Adolescent Gambling: Prevalence and Prevention" John D. Massella, Ed.D., LPC, CCS, CCDP, NCC
9:45-10:15 a.m. Break
10:15-11:45 a.m. "Finding Hope in Teen Depression" John T. McCarthy, Ph.D., NCC
11:45 a.m.-1:00 p.m. Lunch
1:00-2:30 p.m. Afternoon Workshops
* A. "Problem / Pathological Gambling: What We Know and How to Treat It" John D. Massella, Ed.D., LPC, CCS, CCDP, NCC
B. "Making the Black Cloud Go Away: Change Approaches for Adolescent Depression" John T. McCarthy, Ph.D., NCC
* C. "Prevention Ethics for Counselors, Social Workers and Chemical Dependency Professionals: Part I" Douglas A. Wentz, M.A., OCPS II
D. "Youth Internet Gambling...Anybody, Anywhere, Anytime" Carl E. Robertson, M.A., MDiv
2:30-3:00 p.m. Break
3:00-4:30 p.m. All Afternoon Workshops Repeated Except
* C. "Prevention Ethics for Counselors, Social Workers and Chemical Dependency Professionals: Part II" Douglas A. Wentz, M.A., OCPS II

Wednesday, July 11, 2012
Time Scheduled Item Speaker
8:15-9:45 a.m. "It's Everybody's Business: Recognizing Child Abuse" Shannon Cossaboom, B.S.
9:45-10:15 a.m. Break
10:15-11:45 a.m. "Multidisciplinary Child Abuse Teams: From Individual Action to Coordinated Response" Teresa M. Smith, Ph.D., LSW
11:45 a.m.-1:00 p.m. Lunch
1:00-2:30 p.m. "It's Everybody's Business: Reporting Child Abuse" Shannon Cossaboom, B.S.
2:30-3:00 p.m. Break
3:00-4:30 p.m. "Children's Advocacy Centers: Adapting the Model to the Community" Teresa M. Smith, Ph.D., LSW
Thursday, July 12, 2012
Time Scheduled Item Speaker
8:15-9:45 a.m. "Sexualities: If We Don't Ask, They Won't Tell" Robert B. Heasley, Ph.D., CMFT
9:45-10:15 a.m. Break
10:15-11:45 a.m. "Saving Lives: Understanding Depression and Suicide in Our Communities" Ellen J. Anderson, Ph.D., PCC-S
11:45 a.m.-1:00 p.m. Lunch
1:00-2:30 p.m. Afternoon Workshops
A. "Understanding How Class, Gender and Race Work in Adolescent Girls' Aspiration Formation" Melissa L. Swauger, Ph.D.
B. "Building a Community of Support: Schools and Suicide Prevention" Ellen J. Anderson, Ph.D., PCC-S
C. " 'Ouch That Hurt!': Anti-Bullying Strategies for Parents and Educators" Raymond T. Brannon, M.Ed
* D. "Get Out of My Life, But First Can You Take Me to the Mall?: Working with High Risk Resistant Adolescents" Robert J. Ackerman, Ph.D.
2:30-3:00 p.m. Break
3:00-4:30 p.m. All Afternoon Workshops Repeated

Friday, July 13, 2012
Time Scheduled Item Speaker
8:15-9:45 a.m. "A Sigh of Belief: Helping Parents to Raise Their Confidence" Robert J. Ackerman, Ph.D.
9:45-10:15 a.m. Break
10:15-11:45 a.m. "Overcoming the Inability to Receive: Personal Growth and Wellness" Robert J. Ackerman, Ph.D.
11:45 a.m.-Noon Summer School Closing and Awarding of Certificates