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Pine Rest is committed to offering many professional educational opportunities for staff and community practitioners to promote clinical excellence and excellent care for everyone in the communities we serve. Our growing number of outstanding lectures and training experiences include:

Below are a few of our upcoming educational opportunities. For additional lectures, conferences and workshops, please click here to view all professional events.

In addition, Pine Rest Behavioral Health Solutions offers general behavioral health training to medical/surgical departments, emergency departments and other non-behavioral health facilities.

  • Tue Feb 9th 2021 9:00 am - 3:30 pm

    Practicing Ethically in a Virtual Space: Critical Challenges (Live-Stream Event)

    Virtual Event, Grand Rapids

    Ethics are more than guiding principles; they are foundations for practice. This training will provide an overview of the Code of Ethics which govern the practice of social workers, counselors, and psychologists. Participants will explore the many slippery slopes in boundaries and dual roles, social engagement, use of media, confidentiality, etc.  A model to guide decision making will be explored.
  • Thu Feb 18th 2021 9:00 am - 12:15 pm

    It's a Win! Addressing Stress and Vicarious Trauma

    Virtual Event, Grand Rapids

    Vicarious trauma is an ongoing risk for mental health professionals. Managing stress and prioritizing wellness has the potential to improve personal wellbeing and improve outcomes for clients and organizations. In this session participants will gain an increased understanding of the biology of stress with a focus on proactive and reactive opportunities for wellness.
  • Wed Mar 17th 2021 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

    Medical and Recreational Cannabis in Michigan and Beyond: Implications for Mental Health (Virtual Pine Rest Grand Rounds)

    Virtual Event, Grand Rapids

    Dr. Bohnert will provide key information on the changing legal landscape of cannabis in Michigan and beyond, as well as provide greater context of medical and recreational cannabis use and its relevance to and implications for public and mental health. 

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