The most effective treatment for mental disorders addresses all relevant issues, which may include securing affordable housing, income support, health care services, employment training, social services, social and recreational opportunities and appropriate medications. National Alliance on Mental Illness
Biennial Educational Conference
Kadima’s 2015 Educational Conference will be held on Friday, October 16, 2015 at the MSU Management Education Center in Troy. The topic is Dual Diagnosis-High Functioning Autism and Mental Illness: The Transition from Childhood to Adulthood. The speaker is Dr. Fred R. Volkmar, MD, an Irving B. Harris Professor of Child Psychiatry, Pediatrics, and Psychology at Yale University Child Study Center, School of Medicine.
Continuing education credits available including Social Work CE provided by Core Learning Inc. and SCECH’s for educators, psychologist and counselors provided by Macomb Center for State Continuing Education. This half day conference will run from 9:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. with registration and a continental breakfast beginning at 8:00 a.m.