The FOCUS program’s medical leaders Jerry L. Halverson, MD, DFAPA, and Rachel C. Leonard, PhD, will be co-presenting a Thursday morning session “Medication and Behavioral Strategies for Treatment of Psychiatric Comorbidities in Young Adults with Depression” at the Ben Franklin Institute’s (BFI) Summit for Clinical Excellence Young Adult Conference. National Outreach Representative Blair McAnany will be at the Rogers exhibit throughout the conference (Tempe, AZ).
October 28-30, 2015
Look for national outreach representative Kristy Kaul who will be attending and exhibiting at the Tennessee Psychological Association (TPA) convention, which brings psychologists from across the state together to share ideas and discuss critical issues impacting their profession. (Nashville, TN)
October 29-31, 2015
Rogers is proud to be a silver sponsor of the Eating Disorders Coalition of Tennessee (EDCT) 12th annual forum for professionals in related eating disorders fields. Regional medical directors Stephanie Eken, MD, and Ted Weltzin, MD, will be co-presenting the session “Body Image Going from Bad to Good” for intermediate and advanced practitioners. National outreach representative Kristy Kaul will be attending and exhibiting (Nashville, TN).
Obsessive Compulsive Disorder is a complex illness. OCD is also a common illness, affecting 1 in 100 adults and 1 in 200 children.
OCD Wisconsin, an affiliate of the International OCD Foundation, has invited two of Rogers’ clinical experts to share their knowledge about OCD and the message that early diagnosis and treatment are key to successful recovery. Topics to be covered include:
- Review the essential diagnostic elements of OCD
- Provide examples of obsessions and compulsions
- Describe how OCD is treated using cognitive behavior therapy interventions
- Briefly review medications used to treat OCD
- Discuss the effectiveness of medication and exposure based therapies
- Describe what family accommodation is and how it can impact families and treatment outcome
- Offer ways for families to reduce these accommodating behaviors
- Allow time for questions from the audience
Tuesday, November 2
6 to 7:30 p.m.
Waukesha County Technical College (800 Main Street, Pewaukee)
Thursday, November 4
6 to 7:30 p.m.
Appleton Public Library (225 N. Oneida Street, Appleton)
For details and to RSVP, please visit OCDWisconsin.org.
Healthcare, school and business professionals in the community are invited to join members of Rogers’ administration and the Madison clinical team at an informal event to celebrate the 5th anniversary of our Madison location.
Stop by for Cupcakes and Conversation: Tues, Nov. 3, from 5 to 7 p.m.
Since opening its door in the fall of 2010, Rogers’ Madison location has expanded to respond to the growing need for specialized partial hospitalization and intensive outpatient programs in Madison and surrounding communities.
RSVP by October 27 to confirm your attendance: send an email to email@example.com.
If you have any questions about Rogers’ Madison programs, contact Anne Hahn in Community Outreach.
Mary Jo Wiegratz, Manager of National Outreach, will be representing Rogers at the Independent Educational Consultants Association’s (IECA) semi-annual conference, which features thought-provoking workshops and informative discussions to assist their members in providing academic and therapeutic advisory services for families of children with special needs find a good match. (Scottsdale, AZ)
Look for Stephanie C. Eken, MD, Regional Medical Director of Rogers Behavioral Health, and Kristy Kaul, National Outreach Representative at the Kentucky Psychological Association 2015 Annual Convention, where Dr. Eken will be presenting a workshop, “Disordered Eating in Children: An Exposure and Response Prevention Approach.” (Lexington, KY)
This annual conference, which is coordinated by Wisconsin Family Ties, focuses on the needs of children and adolescents with social, emotional, behavioral, mental health or substance use challenges. David Jacobi, PhD, will be presenting a workshop session “Understanding and Treating Childhood Anxiety Disorders” on Wednesday morning from 11 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. Community Outreach Representative Anne Hahn will be at the Rogers exhibit throughout the conference. (Wisconsin Dells, WI)
November 10-11, 2015
Regional Medical Director Stephanie C. Eken, MD, will be presenting “Childhood Anxiety Disorders: Diagnosis and Treatment” at the Tennessee Association of School Psychologists (TASP) fall conference on Friday morning from 8:30 to 10 a.m. National Outreach Representative Kristy Kaul will be at the Rogers exhibit throughout the conference. (Murfreesboro, TN)
November 11-13, 2015
Look for community outreach representative Janet Gatlin at the Wisconsin School Social Workers Association (WSSWA) annual conference. This year’s theme is "PBIS, School Mental Health, and Trauma Sensitive Schools: Pieces of the Same Puzzle." (Green Lake, WI)
November 12-13, 2015