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1st Annual APNA Arkansas Chapter Conference

November 15, 2014
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, Arkansas

“Psychiatric Nursing: Expert Mental Health Care for Arkansas”

Keynote Speaker: Patricia D. Cunningham, DNSc, APRN-BC
Associate Professor, Loewenberg School of Nursing, University of Memphis
President, American Psychiatric Nurses Association

- See more at: http://www.apna.org/i4a/pages/index.cfm?pageid=5595&redirect=1#sthash.y5fsm4OG.dpuf

November 15, 2014
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, Arkansas

“Psychiatric Nursing: Expert Mental Health Care for Arkansas”

Keynote Speaker: Patricia D. Cunningham, DNSc, APRN-BC
Associate Professor, Loewenberg School of Nursing, University of Memphis
President, American Psychiatric Nurses Association

- See more at: http://www.apna.org/i4a/pages/index.cfm?pageid=5595&redirect=1#sthash.y5fsm4OG.dpuf

“Psychiatric Nursing: Expert Mental Health Care for Arkansas”

Keynote Speaker: Patricia D. Cunningham, DNSc, APRN-BC
Associate Professor, Loewenberg School of Nursing, University of Memphis
President, American Psychiatric Nurses Association

Check out the conference page for more information!

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Janssen Pharmaceuticals Dinner

Janssen Pharmaceuticals Dinner

November 14, 2014
6:30 pm
Luna Restaurant in Little Rock

We have also been invited by Janssen Pharmaceuticals to a complementary dinner and speaker event.This event will be open to everyone!
If you are unable to attend the dinner, please drop by at 7:30 for hors d’oeuvres and networking.
Please click this link for the flyer,  RSVP information, and more!


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UAMS College of Medicine Department of Psychiatry presents: “Hope for the Healing Heart”

Saturday, November 8, 2014
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
UAMS Hospital Lobby Galley
4301 W Markham Street, Little Rock, AR 72205
Registration open until November 7.

Register Here


Speakers and topics include:
•    Courtney Ghormley, PhD: “Suicide Among Mental Health Professionals”
•    Linda Worley, MD: “Smooth Sailing Life: Going after the Life of Your Dreams”
•    Sarah Cearley, PhD, LCSW: “Arkansas Judges and Lawyers Assistance Program: A Unique Program of Wellness for Arkansas’s Legal Profession”
•    Joyce Fowler, PhD: “The Psychologically Healthy Workplace: Promoting Employee Health and Well-Being and Organizational Performance”
•    Erick Messias, MD: “From Depression to the Good Life”

At the conclusion of this activity, the participatnts should be able to:
1. Identify ways to diminish professional stress.
2. Utilize coping mechanisms and ways to maintain good mental health among mental health clinicians.
3. Create a support professional network for mental health professionals to prevent mental health suffering.
4. Foster a sense of support and decrease stigma about mental disorders among mental health providers.
 

Hope for the Healing Heart Flyer