FOCUS Adolescent medical director Peggy Scallon, MD, and manager Eddie Tomaich, PhD, will join national outreach manager Mary Jo Wiegratz at the National Association of Therapeutic Schools and Programs (NATSAP) 2017 Annual Conference to share the latest information about Rogers’ specialized residential treatment centers. (Tucson, AZ)
National outreach representative Jean Corrao will be representing Rogers at the 2017 Houston Eating Disorders Specialists (HEDS) Conference, which brings together professionals and community members in recovery and their loved ones. (Houston, TX)
Rogers is proud to be a sponsor of the 2017 Wisconsin School Counselor Association (WSCA) Annual Conference, which attracts more than 1,200 counseling and pupil services professionals from throughout Wisconsin and the Midwest.
Key members of Rogers’ clinical staff will be presenting throughout the conference, including:
- On Wednesday, February 22, Carissa Buchanan and Lisa Herpolsheimer with Rogers’ Nashotah program will co-present “Introduction to Dialectical Behavior Therapy: Applying DBT Skills and Philosophy in the School Setting” from 1 to 2 p.m.
- Later that day, clinicians Katie Brindowski and Darcie Rowe will co-present “Managing Suicide and Self-Harm Risk in Late Elementary and Middle School Aged Youth” from 4 to 5 p.m.
- On Thursday, February 23, Karin Beal will present the session “We've Tried Everything - Why Isn't This Child Changing?” from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m., followed by “Practical Tips for the Classroom” from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m.
- In addition, Drs. David Jacobi and Heather Jones will co-present “Child & Adolescent Anxiety: Identification, Intervention, and Parent Education” on Thursday morning from 8:30 to 10:45 a.m.
If you are attending, stop by the Rogers’ exhibit and say hello to outreach representatives Janet Gatlin, Bre Meyer and Barry Thomet. (Madison, WI)
February 22-23, 2017
Healthcare, school and business professionals are invited to preview the expanded program space at Rogers' Tampa Bay location before it opens!
Pop-in for a preview: Thursday, March 2, from 3 to 7 p.m.
Enjoy tasty beverages, desserts and a selection of gourmet popcorn from Piquant Artisan Caterers while our staff shows you around and answers your questions. RSVP by February 22 to confirm your attendance:send an email to email@example.com
Breann Meyer will be representing Rogers at the Wisconsin chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics (WIAAP) 2017 conference. The theme of the conference, “Mental Health in the Pediatric Medical Home,” will focus on strategies to increase primary care providers capacity to support the mental and behavioral health needs of children, adolescents, and their families. (Stevens Point, WI)
National outreach representative Kara Rapozo and members of Rogers-Tampa Bay treatment team will be joining the Tampa iaedp chapter and Florida Alliance for Eating Disorders in the 6th annual “Celebrating everyBODY: a walk for eating disorders awareness” to promote education of eating disorders and early intervention in Tampa Bay and throughout Florida. The one mile walk takes place inside the Raymond James Stadium in Tampa. Registration is at 9 a.m. and the walk starts at 9:30 a.m. (Tampa, FL)
National outreach representative Blair McAnany will be representing Rogers at the attending the Ben Franklin Institute’s 2017 Chicago Summit for Clinical Excellence for its 10th Annual Freud Meets Buddha: Mindfulness, Trauma and Process Addictions continuing education seminar for health professionals. (Chicago, IL)
Brad Smith, MD, Medical Director of Rogers’ Eating Disorder Services, and Nicholas Farrell, PhD, clinical supervisor, are co-presenting a workshop “It's a Guy Thing, Too: New Developments in the Treatment of Males with Eating Disorders” Saturday afternoon from 3 to 4:30 p.m. at the 22nd Annual Conference of the Multi-Service Eating Disorder Association (MEDA). National outreach representative Rick Ramsay will also be attending. Rogers is among the sponsors of national conference, which brings professionals from across the country together to share ideas and discuss critical issues about eating disorders treatment. (Newton, MA)
National outreach representative Samantha Clos will be representing Rogers at this conference, which brings together more than 3,000 human service professionals from a cross section of non-profit and for-profit agencies across the state and nation to share best practices to improve care to clients. (Minneapolis, MN)
National outreach representative Jean Corrao will be attending the 2017 symposium of the International Association of Eating Disorders Professionals (iaedp), which offers practitioners and researchers from the United States, Canada, Mexico, Brazil and beyond an excellent forum for the exchange of ideas, thought-provoking and informative workshops all centered on eating disorders treatment and recovery. (Las Vegas, NV)