2024 Navy Social Work Symposium: Day 2

March 20, 2024

Program Description

The symposium’s global objective is to provide the knowledge and tools to allow Behavioral Health Clinicians and other allied practitioners, to execute and sustain effective and efficient approaches to behavioral health care at the MTF and within operational settings. This activity explores best practices in behavioral health treatment interventions, practitioner self-care, and provider readiness. It also discusses the state of Clinical Social Work and Behavioral Health best practices within the dynamic landscape of Military medicine with a focus on operational/embedded mental health care.

Target Audience

This CE/CME activity, accredited by the DHA, J-7, Continuing Education Program Office (CEPO), provides continuing education for physician assistants, social workers, and psychologists.

Learning Objectives

  1. Comprehend the unique challenges and stressors faced by military personnel in embedded settings, including the impact of combat, deployment, and separation from family and support systems.
  2. Summarize military culture, structure, and operational environments to effectively engage with military personnel and understand their needs and experiences.
  3. Discuss distinct operational cultural differences between the AIRPAC, SURFPAC, EOD, and NECC operational communities.
  4. Analyze the ethical and legal considerations specific to military-embedded mental health, including issues related to confidentiality, informed consent, duty to warn, and mandated reporting.
  5. Examine skills and insight into the interdisciplinary collaboration and coordination with other professionals in the military system, such as Commanders/Triads, chaplains, medical personnel, and other community stakeholders, to provide comprehensive care to Service Members in operational settings.
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 4.00 AAPA
    DHA J-7 CEPO has been authorized by the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) to award AAPA Category 1 CME credit for activities planned in accordance with AAPA CME Criteria. This activity is designated for 4.00 hours of AAPA Category 1 CME credits. Physician assistants should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.
  • 4.00 APA
    Continuing Education (CE) credits for psychologists are provided through the co-sponsorship of the American Psychological Association (APA) Office of Continuing Education in Psychology (CEP). The DHA, J7, CEPO maintains responsibility for the content of the programs. DHA, J-7, CEPO designated this activity for a maximum of 4.00 CE credits. The instructional level of this activity is intermediate. There is no cost to participate.
  • 4.00 ASWB
    As a Jointly Accredited Organization, DHA J7 CEPO is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved under this program. Regulatory boards are the final authority on courses accepted for continuing education credit. Social workers completing this course receive 4.00 ASWB continuing education credits.
  • 4.00 IPCE
    This activity was planned by and for the healthcare team, and learners can receive up to 4.00 Interprofessional Continuing Education (IPCE) credits for learning and change. In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by DHA, J-7, CEPO. DHA, J-7, CEPO is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), the American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA), the Association of Regulatory Boards of Optometry's Council on Optometric Practitioner Education (ARBO/COPE), the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB), the American Psychological Association (APA), the American Dental Association’s Continuing Education Recognition Program (ADA CERP), and Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) to provide continuing education for the health care team.
Course opens: 
03/18/2024
Course expires: 
04/04/2024
Event starts: 
03/20/2024 - 11:30am EDT
Event ends: 
03/20/2024 - 4:45pm EDT
Navy Medicine Readiness and Training Command
San Diego, CA
United States

CDR Kaarin Coe. Presenter has no financial or non-financial relationships to disclose.
CAPT Robert Lippy. Presenter has no financial or non-financial relationships to disclose.
CDR Susan Malbouf. Presenter has no financial or non-financial relationships to disclose.
LT Jasmine Rose. Presenter has no financial or non-financial relationships to disclose.
LT Valerie Chapman. Presenter has no financial or non-financial relationships to disclose.
LCDR Neil Rampy. Presenter has no financial or non-financial relationships to disclose.

All relevant financial relationships have been resolved.

Additional Disclosure: DHA J-7 staff, Planning Committee Members and content reviewers have no financial or non-financial interest to disclose. All faculty members have no financial or non-financial interest to disclose.

Available Credit

  • 4.00 AAPA
    DHA J-7 CEPO has been authorized by the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) to award AAPA Category 1 CME credit for activities planned in accordance with AAPA CME Criteria. This activity is designated for 4.00 hours of AAPA Category 1 CME credits. Physician assistants should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.
  • 4.00 APA
    Continuing Education (CE) credits for psychologists are provided through the co-sponsorship of the American Psychological Association (APA) Office of Continuing Education in Psychology (CEP). The DHA, J7, CEPO maintains responsibility for the content of the programs. DHA, J-7, CEPO designated this activity for a maximum of 4.00 CE credits. The instructional level of this activity is intermediate. There is no cost to participate.
  • 4.00 ASWB
    As a Jointly Accredited Organization, DHA J7 CEPO is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved under this program. Regulatory boards are the final authority on courses accepted for continuing education credit. Social workers completing this course receive 4.00 ASWB continuing education credits.
  • 4.00 IPCE
    This activity was planned by and for the healthcare team, and learners can receive up to 4.00 Interprofessional Continuing Education (IPCE) credits for learning and change. In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by DHA, J-7, CEPO. DHA, J-7, CEPO is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), the American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA), the Association of Regulatory Boards of Optometry's Council on Optometric Practitioner Education (ARBO/COPE), the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB), the American Psychological Association (APA), the American Dental Association’s Continuing Education Recognition Program (ADA CERP), and Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) to provide continuing education for the health care team.
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Accommodations for Learners with Hearing Impairment: Captions and transcripts are available upon request for all CE/CME courses sponsored by DHA J-7 CEPO. CEPO can typically deliver a transcript within ten business days. To request real-time, streaming closed captions, please contact CEPO at least three business days before the event begins. If CEPO cannot arrange for live event captioning, then a video recording and transcript of the audio will be provided after the event.
 

For more information, or to submit a request, please contact CEPO at dha.ncr.j7.mbx.cepo-cms-support@health.mil.