Spring Workshop 2018 - Collaborative Approaches

Spring Workshop 2018 - Collaborative Approaches

The Department of Counselor Education at the University of Montana, in conjunction with Children’s Museum Missoula, is pleased to announce the details of our Spring 2018 Workshop: Collaborative Approaches - How to Talk so Parents will Listen and Variations on the Clinical Interview.

This unique workshop series can be taken for two UM graduate credits in Counselor Education, or for up to 26 (or 13 per session) professional continuing education clock hours for counselors, social workers, or psychologists. The workshop consists of two Friday-Saturday sessions, featuring our own in-house expert presenters in the field: John Sommers-Flanagan and Sara Polanchek. Sessions will be held in the Phyllis J. Washington Education Center, Room 123, from 8:30AM-4:30PM on the following dates:

  • Session I: March 2-3 - How to Talk so Parents will Listen: Working with Challenging Youth and Parents...and Loving It!
  • Session II: April 6-7 - Variations on the Clinical Interview: Collaborative Approaches to Mental Status Examinations, Suicide Assessment, and Suicide Interventions.

The fee associated with the workshop’s three UM graduate credits is $500. The cost to attend without earning graduate credit is $300 for each session individually or $500 for both sessions.

Please see the Registration Form for registration and payment instructions, session descriptions, and presenter bios. Registration forms and check payment can be submitted to the Counselor Education department at UM.             

We hope to see you there!