Health Family Fall I Winter 2017 - Page 3

events FALL & WINTER 2017 Play4Kids Golf Tournament September 19 Bradley Hospital and Friends Way join forces for the 2017 Play4Kids Golf Tournament at the spectacular Ledgemont Country Club in Seekonk, Massachusetts. Enjoy a day of golf, dinner, auction and prize drawings. For more information visit giving.life span.org/Play4Kids-2017. Parenting Matters Workshops October – November Presented by Bradley Hospi- tal, these workshops are led by child development and behavioral professionals who offer expert advice on raising kids. Workshops address total child well-being, both mental and physical. Visit bradley hospital.org. “Inspire” The Healing Arts October 19 The Healing Arts Program at Rhode Island Hospi- tal and Hasbro Children’s Hospital is an integral part of patient care, foster- ing creative expression for children and adults coping with illness or injury. Friends of the Healing Arts will host a fundraiser at the historic and exclusive Providence Art Club in support of these programs. The evening will showcase many of the art- ists and performers who have shared their talents with patients and families over the years. For more information, visit giving. lifespan.org/inspire. Bradley Conference Fall Series 2017 October 5 Child and Adolescent Suicide Assessment and Treatment for At-Risk Youth October 17 Introduction to Trauma: Informed Care for All Populations October 17 Adolescent Substance Use: Rates, Screening and Treatment November 14 Clinical Issues in the Syndemic of HIV Infection, Mental Ill- ness and Substance Use December 19 Overview and Ethical Considerations of Juvenile Forensic Evaluations and Testimony The Healing Arts Program helps patients cope through creative expression. Bradley Conference provides practical, state-of-the-art education for behavioral health care professionals. The conference series includes educational courses on a wide range of topics and spe- cialties for people who work with and care for children, adolescents or adults. Visit bradleyconference.org. Pediatric Psychiatry Resource Network (PediPRN) October 3 Primary Care Management of Depression in Youth November 7 Attention Deficit Hyper- activity Disorder: A Guide to Psychopharmacology in Primary Care November 9 Management of Pediatric Anxiety Disorders and Ob- sessive Compulsive Disorder in Primary Care Bradley’s Parenting Matters workshops address total child well-being, both mental and physical. PediPRN is an innovative model of consultation and collaboration between pedi- atric primary care and child psychiatry providers. This free service offers Rhode Island pediatric pri mary care providers assistance with the mental health care needs of their patients. It’s coupled with educational opportuni- ties presented by experts in the behavioral health field. Pediatricians, family practi- tioners and nurse practitio- ners who are registered with PediPRN are welcome. Visit bradleylearning.org. Mental Health First Aid (Adult) for Members of the Legal Community December 21-22 Mental Health First Aid (MHFA )is an eight-hour course that teaches people how to help someone who is experiencing a mental health crisis or problems. MHFA can benefit attorneys, judges, court employees, paralegals, victim advocates, volunteers or anyone in the legal com- munity. Upon completion of the course, participants are certified in Mental Health First Aid for three years. To learn more, visit bradley gatewaymhfa.org. HEALTHY FAMILY l FALL/WINTER 2017   3