Evidence-Based "PATHWAYS" SPRING 2018 Conference & Workshops (2- & 3-Day | Up to 20 CE Training Hours)

CASE MANAGEMENT, CARE COORDINATION & SUPERVISION

Rise  |  Engage  |  Thrive!

APRIL 25 - 27, 2018

NEW ORLEANS, LOUISIANA, USA

Poor Practice Means... Clients Are Harmed, & They Fail.  

Employees Stress, & Care Less, PLUS You Waste Resources & Money! 

... But Not When You Attend ..... 

"PATHWAYS" - SPRING 2018 in NOLA!

It's where you will learn approaches for adapting what you currently do into methods that are proven, and strength-centered. Start from where you are. You don't have to start from scratch.

Participants at the event will be in a position to learn how they can;

  • Achieve uncommon outcomes with your clients, and staff
  • Sync-up ​with stakeholders' priorities, win grants and expand funding streams
  • Efficiently implement what you learn upon your return home

ABOUT THE PROGRAM

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The upcoming program places you, and your team in a position to learn how to adapt what you already are doing. Learn to "hack" through and create assistive, collaborative partnerships that are essential for sustainable care outcomes. The new administration, and stakeholders have their sights set on proven approaches, and are funding only those things that are working. You owe it to yourself to get on the same page!

Plan now to join us, along with other colleagues, professionals, and experts committed to proven methods.

Participants will have the opportunity to enhance their capacity progressively - from basics, on to advance understanding and skills. The program offers evidence-based tracks covering areas of client engagement, staff development and self-care.

  • Choose a 2- or 3- day conference packed with current and emerging topics for a well-rounded program of learning
  • 1-Full day pre-conference core skills workshop examining core and advance skills of evidence-based case management
  • 2-Full days of engagement tracks covering individual, community, support services, opioids challenges and solutions, trauma and technology
  • Current and emerging trends, career services, barriers to employment, supportive housing, veteran supports, and working with the justice involved
  • Interface, network with top experts and peers with varied yet related backgrounds and experiences
  • Earn as much as 20 CE Training Hours

* Participants may apply continuing education credits earned toward EBP Society's Certified Evidence-Based Practitioner (CEBP) program. 

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Why YOU Don't Want To Miss The Evidence-Based "PATHWAYS" Conference

  1. Gain Evidence-Based Professional Expertise - Acquire the most current and emerging education and learning from our team of expert speakers and from our member resources

  2. Design Your Personalized Track - Participants have loads of choice topics to select from. Create your own customized core program matched to your client engagement focus area - From Individual "rubber-meets-the-road" skills, to Family and Community engagement, or supports and systems.

  3. Software Tools and Technology - Demo the latest web tools and software technologies for improving your operation, refinining your customers' experience, and helping make life just a little better for your employees!
 

EVIDENCE-BASED "PATHWAYS" SPRING 2018 HIGHLIGHTS

April 24th (Pre-conference Workshops Attendees Arrivals Day)

  • Onsite Registration
    (6:30-7:30PM)

April 25th (Pre-conference Workshops - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM. All other conference  attendees arrive)

  • Choice of Three (3) Optional Full-Day Pre-Conference Evidence-Based Workshops
    Hands-on, Fast Paced Learn From Each Other 
    Train On Core, Specialized, and Advance Skills
    Exciting Setting for The A-Z Of It, Discuss Challenges, Effective Solutions, Current and Emerging Trends
    Pre-conf. workshops conclude (5:00 PM)
  • Onsite Registration (6:30-7:30PM)
  • Attendee Meet-up, Evidence-Based Professionals Networking Group (EBPNG)
    (6:30-9:00PM)

April 26th (2-Day Conference begins - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

  • Customize Your Very OWN Core Client Engagement Competencies
    Choose From 3 Engagement-channel Tracks
    1 - Individual Motivation
    2 - Family & Community
    3 - Systems & Supports
    Learn Strategies and Tactics For Working With Resistant and "Hard-to-Serve" Clients
  • Optional Outing, Dinner, Shopping & Sightseeing

April 27th (8:00 AM - 3:00 PM)

  • Choose From 3 Track
    1 - Trauma Practice
    2 - Intensive Case Management
    3 - Technology Tracks
  • Real Case Example Study & Panel Discussion, Q & A
  • Implementation Action Planning for What To Do Back Home
  • 3:00 PM "PATHWAYS" Spring 2018 Concludes!

 

Topics, Agenda-at-glance

Following below is the schedule packed with topics carefully selected and arranged to put you in a position to strengthen your existing program or develop a world class process. Don't "re-invent the wheel". Learn from experts and professionals like you, and spring forward!

 
TUESDAY - APRIL 24, 2018
 
6:30 - 7:30pm ON-SITE REGISTRATION OPEN
 
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 25, 2018
 
8:00 am
 
Breakfast (provided), Registration, Networking
 
 
 
Choose from Three (3) Full-Day Comprehensive Pre-Conference Workshops
 
9:00 - 5:00 pm
 
 
5:00 pm
 
Pre-conference Workshops Conclude
 
 
6:30 pm-7:30 pm ON-SITE REGISTRATION OPEN, NETWORKING
6:00 pm-9:00 pm

Evidence-Based Professionals Networking Group (EBPNG) Meet-up Reception

 
 
THURSDAY, APRIL 27TH, 2018
 
8:00
 
BREAKFAST, NETWORKING
 

8:30 

 

GENERAL SESSIONS

Welcome & Opening Remarks

9:00
 
Keynote Address: Giving Up Your "Guy or Gal In The Diner" Card: What Does It Mean To Be An Evidence-Based Practitioner?
 
   
 

9:00 am - 5:00 pm Concurrent Breakout Tracks
(Choose A Breakout Session)

 
MOTIVATION & INDIVIDUAL ENGAGEMENT TRACK
YOUTH, FAMILY & COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT TRACK
SUPPORTS & SERVICES ENGAGEMENT TRACK
10:00
 
AM NETWORKING BREAK
 
 10:15
 
11:45

PRE-LUNCH BREAK

 12:00
 
NETWORKING LUNCH
 
1:15 - 1:30
 
POST-LUNCH BREAK
 
 
 
Concurrent Breakout Tracks Continue
(Choose A Breakout Session)
 
1:30 - 3:00

Making Sense Out of Resistance: Using Accurate Empathy to Build on Engagement & Collaborative/Assistive Relationships

Goal setting & Plan Development with individuals, Families & Groups

Harm Reduction in Housing
3:00 - 3:15
 
PM NETWORKING BREAK
 
3:15 - 4:45 Managing Daily Interactions with Individuals Related to Participation in Supports & Services Tied to Intra-personal Drives

Prioritizing Interventions: What comes first?

Fostering tenant/client as leaders
4:45
 
Evidence-Based "PATHWAYS" Day Concludes
 
 
6:15

Networking Outing (Optional) - If you have no plans for the evening!
Outing to Dinner, Shopping & Sight-seeing

 

FRIDAY, APRIL 27, 2018

8:00 am

BREAKFAST, NETWORKING

 
8:30 am - 12 Noon Concurrent Breakout Tracks
(Choose From Three Breakouts)
 
 
TRAUMA & PRACTICE TRACK
INTENSIVE CASE MANAGEMENT TRACK
DATA & TECHNOLOGY TRACK
8:30  Understanding "Trauma Informed" Practice with "Hard-to-serve" persons
Performance & Database Management Software Technologies: When & What to Consider In Choosing Such Tools
10:00-10:15
 
AM NETWORKING BREAK
 
10:15-11:45 Dual Hat - Wearing the "2-Hats" in Working With the Justice Involved Citizen
Powerful Tools & Technology Solutions: How To Remove The "grunt" in Routine Work With Clients & With Staff
 
11:45
Pre-Lunch Break, Hotel Checkout
 12:00
 
 
1:15-1:30
 
Post Lunch Break
 
1:30-2:30
 
 
2:30
 
Recognition, Awards & Closing Remarks 
 
3:00
 
"PATHWAYS" SPRING 2018 Concludes
 

 

 

5.5 KEY REASONS TO ATTEND AND BECOME EVIDENCE-BASED

Reason #1. You become so nimble, and quick - very quick!

5,5 REASONS

Reason #2. Your clients successfully work their world, and thrive

Reason #3. The professional in you, and your team is renewed and it shows up in your work. You, my friend become genuinely good at what you do

Reason #4. You and your agency are attractive to customers, funders and stakeholders

Reason #5. You put on legal "armors" inherent with your commitment to proven approaches

Reason #5.5. You have less stress, and Oh

Extra Reason #5.6. You make money, lots of it. You save loads of money too because you use resources well

NEED MORE CONVINCING?

Ok, what about;

  • Learn in a focused person-centered setting without the distraction of being sold to
  • Network with other professionals and learn how they overcame challenges you may face
  • Leave with individualized action steps to immediately begin addressing challenges you face back home
  • Be exposed to opportunities ahead and learn to embrace them and grow
  • Eliminate costly mistakes with affordable expert review and up to 2 Hours post event consulting support
  • Be listed online and visibly demonstrate your commitment to evidence-based approaches
  • Access a rich library of online eLearning resources to ramp-up your capacity building efforts
  • Access top software tools to help enhance work you do
“I liked that the information was actionable. ... we were provided specific tools (questionnaires and assessments) to utilize with our agencies. ...“

 

FACULTY

 

WHO SHOULD ATTEND

Executives, and staff at youth and adult human and justice services settings, including;

  • Case management & care coordination teams
  • Clinical directors, social workers & counselors
  • Behavioral & mental healthcare staff
  • Providers of substance use disorders services
  • Community action partnerships
  • Probation, parole & community corrections personnel
  • Pre-release specialists
  • Prevention care professionals
  • Sheriff's departments
  • Court administrators
  • Residential populations staffs
  • Housing coordination & provider staff
  • Disability management professionals
  • Nursing care professionals
  • Workforce specialists

* You can bring this program to your location. Click here to complete a convenient online quotation form, or call us 770-409-8780.

 

PARTNER ORGANIZATIONS

 

JOYFIELDS INSTITUTE for EVIDENCE-BASED PROFESSIONALS

Joyfields Institute standardized Evidence-based & Strength-centered programs and supports training, performance evaluation, and certification readiness. The company accomplishes this through its private on-site and online training workshops, evaluations and certification readiness services provided for program and agencies seeking to become evidence-based. Learn more by visiting www.joyfields.org

 

 

EVALMEASURES SOFTWWARE

We offer software solutions to help you address data gathering and performance reporting needs. EvalMeasures is our "cloud" hosted enterprise class database management platform for use in case management, treatment planning, CBT and related programming. It features easy to use fully configurable software you can access 24/7 from a smart device or desktop. Learn more at www.evalmeasures.com

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CERTIFICATE & CONTINUING EDUCATION TRAINING HOURS

Joyfields Institute CE: Approved for CE hours. Instruction by eminent evidence-based programs trainer organization. Upon completion of the course, participants will receive a certificate as evidence of your accomplishment and status as a practitioner who has acquired specific new skills.   Many licensing/certification bodies accept this designation.  Please check with your licensing body.

Social Workers & Counselors: Approved for CE hours.  Joyfields Institute is an approved education provider by Society for Evidence-Based Professionals (EBP Society). Many licensing/certification bodies accept this designation.  Please check with your licensing body.

Certified Evidence-Based Professional: Approved for CE hours.  Joyfields Institute is an approved education provider by Society for Evidence-Based Professionals (EBP Society).  Many licensing/certification bodies accept this designation. Please check with your licensing body.

Licensed Alcohol & Drug Counselors: Approved for CE hours.  Joyfields Institute is an approved education provider by National Association of Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselors (NAADAC)/National Certification Commission (NCC) Provider #745.  Many licensing/certification bodies accept this designation.  Please check with your licensing body.

Substance Abuse Counselors: Approved for CE hours.  Joyfields Institute is an approved education provider by National Association of Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselors (NAADAC)/National Certification Commission (NCC) Provider #745.  Many licensing/certification bodies accept this designation.  Please check with your licensing body.

Professional Counselors: Approved for CE hours.  Joyfields Institute is an approved education provider by the National Association of Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselors (NAADAC)/National Certification Commission (NCC) Provider #745.  Many licensing/certification bodies accept this designation.  Please check with your licensing body.

California State Standards & Training for Corrections: Approved for CE training hours.  Joyfields Institute is a approved California State Standards and Training for Corrections (STC) education provider

 
 

ACCOMMODATIONS, REGISTRATION FEE, INTERNATIONAL PARTICIPANTS

All activities (except our outings) are planned to take place at our host hotel, the fabulous;

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel New Orleans
300 Canal Street, New Orleans, Louisiana, 70130, USA
TEL: +1-504-581-1300

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At the heart of everything, DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel New Orleans is located at the base of historic Canal Street. We’re directly across from the French Quarter and on the edge of the bustling Central Business District. This area includes the famous Bourbon Street, Jackson Square, and Royal Street. Our location also boasts proximity to Harrah's Casino, gastro-pubs, craft cocktail hot spots and music venues. The New Orleans Convention Center, Audubon Aquarium, and Mercedes-Benz Superdome are just a few short blocks away.

In 2016, the hotel underwent a $25 million renovation. Each transformed guest rooms feature modern decor and outstanding amenities.

A block of rooms has been reserved from April 24 - 27 at our group rate of $163 plus applicable taxes and fees. Our room block includes reduced parking for day use and overnights, and complimentary wi-fi in the guest rooms. These benefits ordinarily cost extra should you book outside the block. So make sure to book within our room block to take advantage of these benefits.

This special room rate will be available until March 25th, or until the group block is sold-out, whichever comes first. So, make sure to mention our Group Code when you book your room.

Registrations include breakfast, lunches and refreshment breaks during the program. Participants are responsible for all other expenses including dinners.

HOW TO RESERVE YOUR ROOM:

Participants are responsible for making their own accommodation arrangements. Please make your reservations now directly with the hotel. Book your reservation online or by phone. To begin the process, click on "Book a Room" below to receive our group's preferred rate.

  • Telephone: Please call the hotel via the local number, 504-581-1300, or dial central reservations at (866)-912-2053 by the expiration date to make your reservation.

We think you will enjoy it here and look forward to seeing you.

If you need further assistance, please contact our office at +1(770)409-8780 or click here to send email.

 

REGISTRATION & FEES

Team attendance is highly encouraged.  See group pricing below.

The registration fee covers;

  • Comprehensive Program Manual
  • Earn CE training hours allocated for this particular program
  • Continental breakfast & lunch daily with refreshment breaks
  • 10% member discount to future Joyfields Institute sponsored programs
  • 6-Month membership in EBP Society (a $50 value)
  • Access to Enterprise class software for your product group (up to $1500 value)
 
 
 
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2-Day-Apr 26-27
(Excl. Pre-conference Workshops)
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