Mission Possible XXII:
Challenges and Champions
March 8, 2017
Enjoy a day of learning and connecting with other professionals at MISSION POSSIBLE on Wednesday, March 8th from 8:00 am – 4:30 pm. This conference has applied to offer 7.0 contact hours for nurses, counselors, social workers, LMFTs, community health workers, activity professionals and Public School administrators, counselors and teachers. Offered 3 hours of Ethics hours for LPCs, LMFTs, and social workers.
There are five separate learning tracks:
- Mental Health and Nursing Professionals
- Youth and Schools
- Health and Wellness
- Elderly and Alzheimer’s
- Consumers and the general public
Conference pre-registration is:
- $55 for professionals seeking continuing education hours,
- $45 for sponsors members and the general public not in need of credit or contact hours
- $25 for students and consumers.
Early Registration will close on Friday, February 24th. Late registrations will be accepted until the event begins with a $5 fee added to those mentioned above. Included in your conference registration is a continental breakfast and lunch.
The Alzheimer’s Association invites all participants to “Living with Alzheimer’s” a pre-conference event held in the Movie Theatre in the SFASU Baker Pattillo Student Center. The event has applied to offer 2.0 hours of continuing education credit.
The conference will be kicked off in the morning with a Keynote Address from Paul McGaha, DO, MPH, of the University of Texas Health Science Center at Tyler. His address will focus on “Health Challenges of East Texas and how we can Become Champions of Change.”
This year, a Special Afternoon Keynote speaker has been invited to speak at Mission Possible. Kevin Hines, documentary filmmaker, and suicide prevention and mental health advocate who has reached millions with his story of an unlikely survival and his strong will to live. Two years after he was diagnosed with bipolar disorder, he attempted to take his life by jumping from the Golden Gate Bridge. Kevin’s will to live and stay mentally well has inspired people worldwide.
How to Register:
Offline registration is no longer available. Please register online or you may register at the door.
Mission Possible is made possible thanks to the following organizations:
- Texas AHEC East Piney Woods Region
- Alzheimer’s Association
- Texas Department of State Health Services – Rusk State Hospital
- Stephen F. Austin State University
- Oceans Behavioral Hospital Lufkin
Interested in being a Sponsor or Exhibitor at Mission Possible?
Learn more about sponsorships and exhibitor opportunities here.