Adoption Workshop 2017

  • Date: February 7, 2017
  • Time: 7:45 am to 10:45 am
  • Location: Women’s Medical Office Building (MOB), Bernard Room-2nd floor, 717 North 190th Street Plaza, Omaha, NE 68022

Target Audience

Target Audience

Nurses, social workers, mental health practitioners, and other health professionals interested in understanding adoption.
  

Cost

Cost

Value: $100
Cost: $30 with discount code 70pd

Methodist and Jennie Ed employees please use the current year's health system promo code for a 100% discount. Perinatal outreach centers, use the Perinatal promo code for 75% off.

 

Course Description

Course Description

 

Purpose Statement: This program will provide information about adoption history, adoption laws, and adoption language in the 21st century.  

Objectives:

  • Identify Nebraska law regarding adoption.
  • Demonstrate use of proper adoption language.
  • Differentiate between the types of adoption.
  • Examine the adoption process from the perspective of the birth parents.

 

Agenda

Agenda

TimeAgenda
7:30am-7:45am Registration
7:45am-8:00am Course Introduction
8:00am-9:30am Adoption Basics
9:30am-9:45am Break
9:45am-10:45am Parent Panel
10:45am Dismissal

Speakers

Speaker

Christina Nemec, LMHP - Nebraska Children's Home Society

Credits/CEUs

Credit Information

In order to obtain contact hours or CEUs for a continuing education event, participants are required to attend the entire event and return a completed evaluation.

Nebraska Methodist College Professional Development recognizes that accredited status as a provider unit refers only to its continuing education activities and does not imply American Nurses Credentialing Center Commission of Accreditation, any other accrediting body, or Methodist  Health System approval or endorsement of any commercial products.

Nebraska Methodist College Professional Development  awards educational credit to the disciplines listed below. Each professional is accountable to understand their accrediting/licensing body's standards and requirements. The definitive source of information on continuing education requirements is your state or national regulatory board.

Nurses: 2.5 contact hours awarded.  MW MSD Provider Approval #:NE1019-9.
Nebraska Methodist College Professional Development is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Midwest Multistate Division, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

Social Workers: This offering meets the continuing education criteria for 2.5 clock hour for Nebraska and Iowa Social Workers.  

Mental Health Practitioners: This offering meets the continuing education criteria for 2.5 clock hours for Nebraska licensed mental health practitioners and Iowa Behavioral Sciences practitioners.  

Education Credit: 2.5 Education hours. Nebraska Methodist College Professional Development assigns education hours based on 60 minutes of classroom instruction for each offering.  Participants may use these for their professional continuing education hours and toward re-licensure if so approved within the standards and guidelines of their discipline.

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