Introducing: Practical Expertise Webinars

Every member of your staff is vital to your operations, but lack of resources and logistical challenges can make professional development opportunities out of reach for key employees. The Forum is pleased to announce the launch of a new webinar series, Practical Expertise, to bring timely training from experts in related fields right to your doorstep. Easy to fit into your workday, these one-hour webinars will offer specific strategies and operational-level advice for some of the most pressing challenges in our field.

Forum Member Fee: $60
Non-Member Fee: $100

The first webinar in the Practical Expertise series will be offered on Tuesday, October 10.

Practical Expertise #1: Responding to Mental Health Events During Study Away
Tuesday, October 10, 12:30 p.m. (EDT)

Charlie Morse, a Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC) and Director of Counseling at Worcester Polytechnic Institute, and Bill Frederick, Principal of Lodestone Safety International, will use real-world scenarios to present tools and tips for responding to mental health events during education abroad programs. Topics include:

  • External Resources – What is out there and what they can do for you
  • Management Plans – Preparation for known pre-existing mental health conditions
  • Staff Training – What staff can do
  • Performing Triage – Levels of response and how to assess

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Unable to attend the live webinar? Visit our webinar webpage after the event to purchase the recording.