CE/CME Learner Notification - ACT for Grief and Loss

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Learner Notification

 

Psychwire
ACT for Grief and Loss
Intake Dates: January 17, March 7, May 2, June 27, August 22, October 10, November 28, 2023
Online
 
Acknowledgement of Financial Commercial Support
No financial commercial support was received for this educational activity.
 
Acknowledgement of In-Kind Commercial Support
No in-kind commercial support was received for this educational activity.
 
Satisfactory Completion  
Learners must listen to each self-directed audio recording while following along with the visual slides and complete an evaluation form to receive a certificate of completion. Your chosen sessions must be viewed in their entirety.  Partial credit of individual sessions is not available. For Enduring APA and New York Boards of the Professions credits, you are also required to pass a posttest with a score of at least 80%.  If you are seeking continuing education credit for a specialty not listed below, it is your responsibility to contact your licensing/certification board to determine course eligibility for your licensing/certification requirement.
 
Accreditation Statement                                                           
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In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Amedco LLC and Psychwire.  Amedco LLC is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
 
 
Physicians (ACCME) Credit Designation
Amedco LLC designates this enduring material for a maximum of 8.00 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.  
 
Nurses (ANCC) Credit Designation
Amedco LLC designates this activity for a maximum of 8.00ANCC contact hours.
 
Psychologists (APA) Credit Designation
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Amedco LLC designates this activity for a maximum of 8.00 psychologist contact hours. 
 
The following state boards accept courses from APA providers for Counselors: AK, AL, AR, AZ, CA, CO, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, HI, IA, ID, IL, IN, KS, KY, MD, ME, MO, NC, ND, NH, NE, NJ, NM, NV, OK, OR, PA, RI, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VA, WI, WY
MI: No CE requirements
The following state boards accept courses from APA providers for MFTs: AK, AR, AZ, CA, CO, CT, DE, FL, GA, IA, ID, IN, KS, MD, ME, MO, NE, NC, NH, NJ, NM, NV, OK, OR, PA, RI, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VA, WA, WI, WY
The following state boards accept courses from APA providers for Addictions Professionals: AK, AR, CO, CT, DC, DE, GA, IA, IN, KS, LA, MD, MO, MT, NC, ND, NE, NJ, NM, NY (outstate held)*, OK, OR, SC, UT, WA, WI, WY
MA / MFTs: Participants can self-submit courses not approved by the MAMFT board for review. 
The following state boards accept courses from APA providers for Social Workers: AK, AR, AZ, CA, CO, DE, FL, GA, ID, IN, KY, ME, MN, MO, NE, NH, NM, OR, PA, VT, WI, WY
 * If the activity is held live in the state of NY, then direct addictions board is required, ie: NAADAC. If the activity is held outside NY, is virtual, enduring or remote, it is considered "outstate" and this reciprocity applies.
 
Social Workers (ASWB) Credit Designation
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As a Jointly Accredited Organization, Amedco 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. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. Amedco maintains responsibility for this course. Social workers completing this course receive 8.00 GENERAL continuing education credits.
 
The following state boards accept courses offering ASWB ACE credit for Social Workers: AK, AL, AR, AZ, CA, CO, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, HI, ID, IL, IN, IA, KS, KY, LA, ME, MD, MA, MI, MN, MS, MO, MT, NC, ND, NE,  NH, NM, NV, OH, OK, OR, PA, RI, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VT, VA, WA, WI, WV, WY
* WV accepts ASWB ACE unless activity is in live in West Virginia then an application is required.
The following state boards accept courses offering ASWB ACE credit for Counselors: AK, AR, AZ, CA, CO, CT, DC, FL, GA, IA, ID, IL, IN, KS, MA, MD, ME, MO, ND, NE, NM, NH, NV, OK, PA, TN, TX, UT, VA, WI, WY
AL / Counselors: Activities not providing NBCC approval may be approved by the Board for individual licensees upon receipt of acceptable documentation prior to the activity.  Please send course details to your licensing board for approval BEFORE the event.  No approvals afterward by the board.
The following state boards accept courses offering ASWB ACE credit for MFTs: AK, AR, AZ, CA, CO, FL, IA, ID, IN, KS, MD, ME, MO, NC, NE, NH, NM, NV, OK, PA, RI, TN, TX, UT, VA, WI, WY
MA / MFTs: Participants can self-submit courses not approved by the MAMFT board for review. 
The following state boards accept courses offering ASWB ACE credit for Addictions Professionals: AK, CA, CO, CT, GA, IA, IN, KS, LA, MO, MT, ND, NM, NV, OK, OR, SC, WA, WI, WV, WY
 
New York Board for Social Workers (NY SW)
Amedco SW CPE is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #0115. 8.00 hours.
 
New York Board for Mental Health Counselors (NY MHC)
Amedco is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s State Board for Mental Health Practitioners as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed mental health counselors. #MHC-0061. 8.00 hours.
 
New York Board for Marriage & Family Therapists (NY MFT)
Amedco is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s State Board for Mental Health Practitioners as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed marriage and family therapists. #MFT-0032. 8.00 hours.
 
New York Board for Psychology (NY PSY)
Amedco is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s State Board for Psychology as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed psychologists #PSY-0031. 8.00 hours.
 
Objectives - After Attending This Program You Should Be Able To
1. Describe how to use the core processes of Acceptance and Commitment. 
2. Describe how to help clients develop self-compassion, as a response to intense emotional pain. 
3. Discuss how to conceptualize complicated grief in terms of cognitive fusion, experiential avoidance and remoteness from values. 
4. Describe how to accept and adapt to any type of loss - including loss of physical health, loss of relationships, loss of work, miscarriage and bereavement. 
5. Demonstrate how to plan treatment based on individualized case conceptualizations. 
6. Demonstrate how to use values to find meaning and purpose in the face of great loss. 
7. Demonstrate how to use mindfulness-based cognitive strategies and values-guided behavioral activation strategies to help clients actively build new lives, grow and flourish. 
8. Demonstrate how to engage clients in therapy, and overcome obstacles to homework. 
9. Describe how to help clients cope with the suicide of a loved one. 
10. Describe how to resolve complicated grief through overcoming the psychological barriers to normative grieving. 
11. Describe how to help clients defuse from cognitions such as “I don’t deserve to live”, “I don’t deserve happiness”, or “I deserve to suffer”. 

Disclosure of Conflict of Interest
The following table of disclosure information is provided to learners and contains the relevant financial relationships that each individual in a position to control the content disclosed to Amedco.  All of these relationships were treated as a conflict of interest, and have been resolved.  (C7 SCS 6.1-­‐6.2, 6.5) 
 
All individuals in a position to control the content of CE are listed below.
 
First Name/Last Name/Commercial Interest: Relationship
Russell/Harris/NA
Aoife/Richardson/NA
Jo/Shultz/NA