Continuing education credits for physicians, nurses, and social workers will be applied for.
This presentation is available via videoconference. To participate, please contact your local videoconferencing site coordinator by September 5, 2014. Participants should also register using the registration site and state ‘Videoconferencing’ in the comments box.
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Agenda (PDF Version)
7:30 – 8:00 am: Registration and Breakfast
8:00 – 8:05 am: Welcome & Opening Prayer
Craig Kindrat, LPC, LMFT, LAC, Manager, Avera BHS
8:05 - 9:40 am: Trends, Treatment and Transformation-Changing
the Course of Addiction in the Health Care Profession
Marc J. Myer, MD, Health Care Professionals Program
Director, Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation, Center City, MN
9:40 – 9:50 am: Refreshment Break
9:50 – 10:25am: Addressing the Heart of the Healer:
Physician Stress & Burnout
Jill Kruse, DO, Avera Medical Group, Brookings, SD
10:25 – 10:45am: Pertinent Issues Involving the Healthcare
Professional in Recovery
Maria Eining, MA, LPC-MH, LAC, QMHP,
Executive Director, SD Health Professionals Assistance
10:45 – 11:15am: Speaker Panel / Q &A
11:15am: Drawings and Closing Commentary