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Salon: "3 Important Concepts in Veteran Mental Health" [Virtual Event]

When:
Wednesday, November 18, 2020, 7:00 PM until 9:00 PM
Where:
Virtual Event

Additional Info:
Contact(s):
Elizabeth Conover
Administrative Specialist
720-588-8375 (p)
 
Jennifer Gennaro Prokopchik
Education Committee Co-Chair
Category:
CSCSW Salon Series
Registration is required
Payment In Full In Advance Only
Available Slots:
35
No Fee
No Fee
$30.00
Tiffany Morgan


Description:
In this Salon event, participants will learn why the following three concepts are important to understanding the service member, veteran, and family community: Structure, Purpose, and Camaraderie. Tiffany Morgan and Michelle Kaye, MA, LPC will present a case vignette and invite participants to join in the  discussion.  2 CEUs are available for this event.

About the Speakers:
Tiffany Morgan, owner of Your Weapon is Your Mind
Tiffany teaches organizations and mental healthcare professionals how to work with service members, veterans, and their families in a more informed and ethical way. She served in the US Navy from 1997 to 2001 onboard an aircraft carrier as an Aviation Ordnanceman. She has a Bachelor's in Psychology and has been working in community mental health for the last 10 years; the last 4 specifically with veterans and their families.
Connect with Tiffany here: https://www.yourweaponisyourmind.com/

Michelle Kaye, MA, LPC

Michelle is the Founder, Executive Director, and Lead Therapist at Operation Equine (a nonprofit 501c3 organization) and possesses over 30 combined years of teaching and counseling experience and has had the honor of serving those who serve us - in the Military Service Member, Veteran, Emergency Responder, and Health Care Worker communities - for almost 10 years.


In working with successful and heartfelt organizations such as Project Sanctuary, TAPS (Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors), and serving as a Military Family Life Counselor (MFLC) on military bases both at home and abroad, she discovered that truly: the whole family serves, and so she is dedicated to creating and offering Operation Equine programs to the entire family, as well as to any caregivers who assist them.


She has been an Eagala Model Equine Assisted Psychotherapy and Learning (EAP/L) Mental Health Specialist since 2010, is somatically trained through EGE (Equine Guided Education), has studied with EponaQuest, and enthusiastically encourages additional therapeutic riding work and hippotherapy through programs such as PATH, International.


Who Can Attend this Event?
This event is presented in partnership with NASW-CO and free for active CSCSW and NASW-CO Members. Non-members may attend for $30.  We are unable to offer free student spots for this event. Student members of CSCSW and NASW-CO may attend.

Event Format
This Salon will be held virtually using GoToMeeting. To facilitate an effective discussion, registrations will be capped for the event. If registration is full, you may join the waitlist. Attendees will receive an email the week of the Salon with more instructions for how to join the meeting.