Sessions & Schedule

2018 Indianapolis

Workshop Sessions

During the 24th Annual Case Management Conference, Start Your Engines, Leading the Race Toward Excellence in Case Management, the following tracks/workshops will be offered. Please note that workshops and schedule are subject to change.

For biographical sketches of all the presenters please visit Sessions & Schedule: Speaker & Faculty List page.

Administration & Management


  • Developing System Outcomes for Improved Effectiveness

    C.J. Johnson, MSW, LCSW, LMHP

  • Racing to the Finish Line with a Winning Leadership Program

    Heather Sorrells, BS

  • Training for the Race: Effective Approaches to Preparing Care Navigators for the Road Ahead

    Jay Musella and Michelle Valencia

  • Virtual Road to Training Success

    Stephanie Felix, BA; Emily Fike, BS; and Suzanne Ludwig, BMMT

Case Management Skills


  • Addressing Challenging Behaviors

    Ervin Munro, MS

  • Crisis Prevention and Crisis Intervention in Case Management

    Dave Wilkinson, BA

  • De-Escalation Training

    Hyung Kim

  • Preparing Certified Peer Specialists to Work Effectively with Individuals on Their Recovery Journey

    Sheila Hall Prioleau, MS and Sheryl Newton, MS

  • Protecting Yourself from Fraud, Waste, and Abuse - Basic Compliance Training for Case Management Staff

    Chris Ambrose, MBA, CHC, CHPC

  • Taking the Lead via Self-Determination and Person-Centered Practices

    Gwen Chesterfield, MS

Clinical


  • Case Managers as Story Builders: Helping Others Develop Functional Life Stories

    Janice Gasker, DSW, LCSW

  • Crossing the Finish Line with LifeCourse

    Carolyn Underwood, BA

  • Up Pain, Down Pain, Good Brain, Bad Brain: Simplifying the Complexity of Chronic Pain

    Michael Coupland, Psych

Cultural Awareness


  • Crossing the Cultural Divide

    Michele Phillips, BA

  • Internet of Things: New Opportunities for Persons with Disabilities

    Joshua Anderson, ATP and Brian Norton, ATP, CEAS

  • Pat Deegan's Hearing Voices Simulation: Developing Empathy for the Lived Experience of Psychiatric Disability*

    Tristan Bentch, MS, CPRP

* Experiential workshops are pre-registration only.  For additional information see Session & Schedule:  Experiential Workshops.

Ethics


  • Clinical Case Management

    Anna Yee, LCSW

  • Customer Service and Professional Boundaries

    Tristan Bentch, MS, CPRP

  • HIPAA Privacy Made Simple

    Chris Ambrose, MBA, CHC, CHPC

  • National Case Management Professional Code of Ethics Application and Review Session*

    Craig Johnston, MA; Mary Ann Kowalonek, CPA; Carol Kuprevich, EdD; Jeffrey Marks, MA; John Vafeas, DSW, LSW; and Dave Wilkinson, BA

  • Navigating Potential Boundary Issues and Ethical Dilemmas for Case Managers

    Andrea Arthur, BA

* Experiential workshops are pre-registration only.  For additional information see Session & Schedule:  Experiential Workshops.

Healthcare


  • An Integrated Approach to Physical and Behavioral Health: An Update

    Jeffrey Marks, MA; Megan Richard; and Stacey Souchak, MSW, LSW, MHA

  • Functional Health Literacy: Finding the Right Words for Better Health

    Barbara Cash and Donna Keener, RN

  • Pathway Home: Rapidly Closing the Gap on the Race from Hospital to Home

    Barry Granek, LMHC and Nikenya Hall, MHR

  • Promoting Health Literacy: The Role of the Case Manager

    Catherine Breneman, MSW, PhD, CPRP

  • Social Determinants of Health

    Barbara Cash and Donna Keener, RN

Hot Topics


  • HIV Case Management Integration and Outreach for Educational Programs

    Sandy Lieberum, BS, CCM and Mark Kilwein, PhD

  • Knowing Your Options: Understanding Legal Guardianship and Less Restrictive Alternatives

    Erica Costello, JD; Melissa Keyes, JD; and Kristen LaEace, MBA, CAE

  • Recovery is the Expectation

    Kasey Moyer, BA and Jason Witmer

  • Talking Recovery: In Four Words or Less

    Jeff DeSantis, MM, CPRP

  • Training Peers to Engage Participants: A Peer Perspective

    Mustafa Al-Gasas, BS and Michael Van der zee, MA

  • Understanding Your Value in the Family Tree of Case Management

    Jenise Chisholm, MSW and Christine Mondeaux, MS

Housing


  • Extending the Warranty - Helping People Maintain Momentum, Stability, Safety, and Longevity in Affordable Housing

    Lorena Keely, BA

  • From Shelter to Self-Sufficiency: A Service Providers Perspective on Implementing Services and Engaging the Homeless

    Alicia Frye, BA and Leo Porth, BA

  • Peer Supported Housing & Outreach

    Kasey Moyer, BA

Intellectual/Developmental Disabilities


  • Indiana's Path to Improved Person-Centeredness

    Kylee Hope, JD

  • LGBTQ and Intellectual Disability

    Mary Rita Weller, PhD, MSW, LSW

  • My Voice, My Community, My Self

    David Paris, MBA

  • The Half-Way Point of the Race Only Marks the End of the Beginning: Transition for Young Adults with Disabilities

    Gwen Chesterfield, MS

Safety


  • Case Manager Safety and Awareness*

    Ron Frederick and Sandi Bellis

  • Drug and Alcohol Awareness

    Joshua Reager

  • Using Texting to Communicate in Crisis Intervention

    Amy Groh, MA

* Experiential workshops are pre-registration only.  For additional information see Session & Schedule:  Experiential Workshops.

Self Awareness


  • "I don't judge…or do I?" - The Dangers of Judgements and Assumptions in Case Management

    Nick Hutchinson, BS and Victoria Urban, BA

  • How's Your Emotional Intelligence?

    Robin Teitelbaum, MBA

Self-Care


  • Keeping Engines Fine Tuned

    Cassie Balk, BS and Anthony Hakel, BS

  • Navigating Change on the Highway of Life

    Hollie Patterson, BSW and Jeremy Wines, BSW

  • Stress Management and Self-Care for Case Managers

    Dennis Fisher, MM

  • Yoga for Beginners*

    Jessica Stolley, MS, LMHP, LADC

* Experiential workshops are pre-registration only.  For additional information see Session & Schedule:  Experiential Workshops.

Tour


  • Gleaner Food Bank Tour

    John Elliott, MBA

* Experiential workshops are pre-registration only.  For additional information see Session & Schedule:  Experiential Workshops.

Trauma-Informed Care


  • Trauma-Informed Care in the Community

    Jeff DeSantis, MM, CPRP

  • When the Titanic Meets the Iceberg: Helping Address the Trauma Beneath the Presenting Problem

    Mark Sanders, LCSW, CADC

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