NADD 34th Annual Conference & Exhibit Show 2017 – Handouts

Reaching your Potential & Beyond: IDD/MI

NOVEMBER 1-3, (Wed – Fri)

Sheraton Charlotte Hotel | 555 S. McDowell St, South Tower | Charlotte, NC, 28204 US

Hotel Phone 1-415-772-5000

 

CONFERENCE SCHEDULE:

 

WEDNESDAY – NOVEMBER 1, 2017

Pre-Conference Symposia

9:00 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.

Event Title Handouts
PRE-CON I US Health Policy During Government Transition: The Role of National, State, and Local Advocacy for Individuals with Intellectual/Development Disabilities and Co-Occurring Behavioral Health Disorders (Public Policy USA)

Level: Advanced

Moderator, Eileen Elias, MED, NADD Chairperson; David Miller, MPA; James Wiltz, PhD; Jane Finan Mullin, LCSW-R

  Handout Eileen Elias
PRE-CON II New Directions in Psychopharmacology

Level: Intermediate

Jarrett Barnhill, MD, DLFAPA, FAACAP; James Bedford, MD; Takahiro Soda, MD, PhD; Terrance Carter Bethea, MD

   Handout Jarrett Barnhill
PRE-CON III Changing the Field: NADD Accreditation and Certification

Level:

Moderator, Donna McNelis, PhD, NADD-CC; Daniel Baker, PhD, NADD-CC; Astrid Berry, NADD-DDS; Melissa Cheplic, MPH, NADD-DDS; Jerrold Edelberg, PhD, NADD-CC; John McGonigle, PhD, NADD-CC; Michael Schroeder, NADD-DDS

Handout Donna McNeliss

 

1:30 p.m. – 4:45 p.m.

Event Title Handouts
PRE-CON IV In Memory of Dr. Bill Lindsay; Community Support for People at Risk of Criminal Behavior

Level: All

Marc Goldman, MA; Dorothy Griffiths, PhD

 Handout Marc Goldman
PRE-CON V Level:   Intermediate

Addressing Sexuality Issues for Families & Providers that Can Prevent Abuse and Trauma

Sharon Mahar Potter, MEd

 
PRE-CON VI Level:   Intermediate
Meeting the Complex Needs of Adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder Stacy Nonnemacher, PhD
 

 

THURSDAY – NOVEMBER 2, 2017

7:30 p.m. – 8:30 a.m.

Event Title Handouts
*Breakfast Consultation A
Level: All

*Family Panel Addresses Current Concern That Significantly Impact Their Lives

Sue Gamache; Nancy Popkin; Gray Stanback; Julia Pearce

 
Breakfast Consultation B Level: Intermediate

Psychopharmacology for Individuals with ID: The Good, The Bad, and the Ugly

Jarrett Barnhill, MD, DLFAPA, FAACAP

 

* These sessions are especially for family members.

 

8:45 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.

Event Title Handouts
8:45- 9:00 a.m.

Welcome

9:00-9:15 a.m.

Welcoming and Opening Remarks

Donna Nagy McNelis, PhD and Conference Chairperson

Christina Dupuch, (formerly Carter), MSW

 
Plenary Session

9:15 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.

Keynote Address:

From the DSM-5 to the DM-ID-2: A Focus on Modified Diagnostic Criteria

Robert J. Fletcher, DSW, ACSW, NADD-CC

NADD, Kingston, NY

This Keynote is Sponsored By: ANTHEM BLUE CROSS AND BLUE SHIELD

 
10:15 a.m.- 10:45 a.m. NADD Tribute Remarks

Please join us in honoring Dr. Robert J. Fletcher.  Dr. Robert J. Fletcher, Founder and CEO of NADD, who will be retiring as Chief Executive Officer, after almost 35 years.

 

 

11:15 a.m. – 12:45 p.m.

CONCURRENT SESSIONS

Event Title Handouts
T01
Level: All

Texas SSLC’s Trauma Informed Approach

George Zukotynski, PhD, BCBA-D, SSLCs

 Handout
T02 Level: Beginner

Integrating Technology & Staffed Supports to Improve Service Outcomes

Gerald Bernard, EdD; Jeff Ballenger, MS

 
T03
Level: Intermediate-Advanced

Considering Psychiatric Diagnoses in Function Assessment

Melissa Cheplic, MPH, NADD-DSP; Jarrett Barnhill, MD

 
T04
Level: All

Silos Are for Grain, Not People. A Parent’s Perspective

Jenise Woolf, BA; Julia Pearce

 
*T05
Level: All

ASD- Strategies to Improve Emotion Regulation

Julie Brown, PhD

 

* These sessions are especially for family members.

 

2:15 p.m. – 3:45 p.m.

CONCURRENT SESSIONS

Event Title Handouts
T06
Level: All

Reversible Factors that Contribute to Polypharmacy

Edwin Mikkelsen, MD

 
T07 Level: All

Empowering Independence Through Enabling Technology

Allen Ray, PE; Gerald Bernard, MD

 
T08
Level: Intermediate-Advanced

Addiction Recovery: Intellectual Disabilities & Substance Abuse

Hannah Jurewicz, LPC, CCDP-D

Handout
T09
Level: All

Supporting Children with Dual Diagnosis

Jill Hinton, PhD, START; Jillaine Baker, LCSW, NC START; Michelle Kluttz, BA; Lisa Wolfe, LCSW

 
T10
Level: All

Improvements in Mental Health Outcomes / Family Caregiver Service

Joan Beasley, PhD

Handout 1

Handout 2

 

3:45 p.m. – 5:15 p.m.

CONCURRENT SESSIONS

Event Title Handouts
T11
Level: All

Trauma-Focused Group Therapy for DD/ID

Matthew Piercey, MS; Heather Rivera, MS

Handout Matthew Piercey
T12 Level: Intermediate-Advanced

Preventing Over Use of Psychoactive Medications

Lauren Charlot, PhD

Handout
T13
Level: All

Training: Key for Hiring/Retaining Quality Staff

Deceil Moore, LCSW, NADD-CC; Melissa Cheplic, MPH

 
T14
Level: Beginner

Georgia Crisis Response System for Individuals with a Dual Diagnosis

Holli Woods BS-Psychology, MPA; Eric Eason; Reinette Arnold

 
T15
Level: All

Self-Regulation for Children with Co-Occurring MH/ASD

Carson Ojamaa, LCSW; Martha Perry, PhD; Mikaila Mills, QDDP

 

 

FRIDAY – NOVEMBER 3, 2017

7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.

Event Title Handouts
Breakfast Consultation A
Level: All

Trauma Informed Care

Karyn Harvey, PhD

Handout 1

Handout 2

Breakfast Consultation B
Level: All

Improving Care for Individuals with ASD in the Acute Care Setting

John McGonigle, PhD

 Handout 1

 Handout 2

 

8:45 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.

Event Title Handouts
8:45 – 9:00 a.m.

Welcome

Welcome from Robert J. Fletcher, DSW, NADD-CC, NADD CEO and Founder, Kingston, NY

Presentation of the Frank J. Menolascino Award

 
9:00 – 10:00 a.m.

Plenary Session

Keynote Address:

Reducing Comorbid Mental Health symptoms: ASD

Lauren Turner-Brown, PhD

This Keynote is Sponsored By: ANTHEM BLUE CROSS AND BLUE SHIELD

 Handout
10:00 – 10:30 a.m. Highlights of NADD from Robert J. Fletcher, DSW, NADD-CC, NADD CEO and Founder, Kingston, NY  

 

11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

CONCURRENT SESSIONS

Event Title Handouts
F01 Level: All

Use of Antipsychotics & Anticonvulsants In IDDs

Joseph Calles, MD

Handout
F02 Level: Beginner

Preparing for NADD DSP Certification Program

Macdonald Metzger, MS

 
F03 Level: All

National START Program Outcomes

Andrea Caoili, LCSW; Joan Beasley, PhD

 
F04 Level: Beginner
Life Beyond the Schoolhouse Door
Connie Garner, MA, RN, Foley Hoag; Kathy Brill, MEd, MPS; Patricia Nobbie PhD
 
F05 Level: All

Wholly Listening: Mindfulness Supporting Grief

Lara Palay, MSW, LISW-S

 Handout

 

1:45 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.

CONCURRENT SESSIONS

Event Title Handouts
F06 Level: Intermediate

Business Acumen to Engage Integrated Care

Kim Opsahl, Esq., ACL; Esmé Grant Grewal, Esq.

 
F07 Level: All

Connection People with Co-occurring Issues

Jesse Smathers, LCSW-A, LCAS-A, LME/MCO; Joseph Yurchak, BA

 
*F08 Level: All

Emergency Preparedness

Howard Zlamal, MEd, AZLEND

 
F09 Level: All

Safely Supporting Individuals with Sexual Trauma Histories

David Attryde, MS, LPC; Riki Geyer, MSW

 
F10 Level: Intermediate-Advanced

Mental Wellness for People with IDD

Daniel Baker, PhD, NADD-CC, JOQACO, MN; Juanita St Croix

 

* These sessions are especially for family members.

 

3:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

CONCURRENT SESSIONS

Event Title Handouts
F11 Level: All

Challenges of Treatment from a Parent’s Perspective

Janet Price-Ferrell

 
F12 Level: All

Expanding Skills through Solving Problems Collaboratively

Richard Boesch, PhD; Laura Niver, PsyD; Jacquline Ford-Smith; Ricky Dickens, BA; Gale Sloan, BS

 
F13 Level: All

Technology Can Transform Well-Being!

Nancy Wallace-Gero, BA; Corey Dalgleish, Honours BA; Shelbey Pillon

 Handout Nancy Wallace
F14 Level: All

The Power of Positive Regard

Karyn Harvey, PhD

 

 
F15 1. Quality Improvement Staff Injury

Level: Intermediate-Advanced

Susan Morris, RSW, NADD-DDS;

 

2. Dual Diagnoses among Local Jail Inmates              

Level: All

Albert Kopak, PhD

 Handout Susan Morris

 

MARK YOUR CALENDAR….

NADD 35th Annual Conference & Exhibit Show

October 31 – November 2, 2018 (Wed – Fri)

Seattle, WA

Call for Presentations, Call for Exhibitors & Sponsors, Updated Information, Conference Brochure & Registration will be posted upon availability at www.thenadd.org