Lunch & Learn: Confronting Cyber-Addiction

Lunch & Learn: Confronting Cyber-Addiction

Jessica Fortunato, Psy.D will:

1. Identify and define cyber-addiction, the risks associated with overuse of digital media, and the impact on adolescent development.
2. Recognize symptoms of cyber-addiction and problematic patterns of use.
3. Implement effective strategies that help youth understand the risks, set healthier boundaries and maintain a balanced digital diet.

FREE Catered Lunch

REGISTER NOW!

For more information: 508-324-7900 ext. 103 or wendy@unfr.org

2 CEUs Awarded: This program has been approved for 2 Social Work Continuing Education hours for relicensure, in accordance with 258 CMR. Collaborative of NASW and the Boston College and Simmons of Social Work

The Father and Family Network is a statewide networking and training group for professionals who work with fathers. The group helps professionals enhance skills, learn new strategies for engaging fathers, and coordinate services across the state.

Save the dates for the next FFNSC Lunch & Learn:
March 9
April 6
May 11

MA Association of Community Health Workers MACHWita Professional Development Forum

Topic: Improving Health while reducing costs, CHWs at the forefront of ACOs
CHWs continue to lead and have a profound impact on the quality of care delivery while achieving successful health outcomes here in the Southeast.

Learn about innovative strategies for working with populations with complex needs:
1. Hear from local experts actively integrating behavioral health services and resources.
2. Network with fellow public health professional while sharing best practices.
3. Explore strategies for successful population health management.

To REGISTER visit
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/massachusetts-association-of-community-health-workers-chw-forum-tickets-78640187919?aff=utm_source%3Deb_email%26utm_medium%3Demail%26utm_campaign%3Dnew_event_email&utm_term=eventurl_text

Breaking Walls | Artists and Ambassadors Today and Tomorrow

WHAT: A half-day collaborative arts workshop which gives teenage artists the opportunity to express themselves through poetry and performance!

APPLY:
Free and open to all 14-18 year-old teens ready to experiment, meet like-minded people, and have fun! For questions or registration, please contact Pat Tod at 401-225-6273

Breaking Walls is a non-profit youth empowerment movement founded in 2011, focused on helping young men and women discover their voice. We stimulate a new way of thinking amongst youth in various communities through artistic, educational, and community-building opportunities, encouraging them to break down their personal barriers to find a common ground. Breaking Walls has achieved tremendous global reach since its founding, effecting the lives of 1200 international artists. 

Bristol County Regional Alliance 2019 Fall Conference

Opening remarks from District Attorney Thomas Quinn &
Southcoast Health President & CEO Keith Hovan

KEYNOTE: 
City of Worcester,
Commissioner of Health & Human Services
Dr. Matilde Castile

Thursday, November 7, 2019 – Registration@ 8:30am
Venus De Milo
75 Grand Army Hwy, (Rte. 6) Swansea, MA

Join us for a day of engaging speakers, plenary sessions and specialty workshops on topics related to substance addiction, mental health and related information. Space is limited so please register early.

The program is free but advanced registration is required.
Resource tables are available through registration. (Use Link Below)

https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/2019AllianceConference

Culture Reframed with Dr. Gail Dines

Don’t miss this professional development opportunity!
Aimed at addressing hypersexualized media and pornography as “the public health crisis of the digital age.”

Culture Reframed with Dr. Gail Dines.

REGISTER HERE:
http://cacofbc.org/culturereframed/

Wednesday, November 7th 
9:30 AM – 12:00 PM OR 1:30 PM – 4:00 PM
Stoneforge Tavern & Publick House
90 Paramount Drive
Raynham, MA 02767

Registration Fee: $15

CEUs will be provided
Culture Reframed responds to the pornography crisis by providing education and support to promote healthy child and youth development, relationships, and sexuality. It aims to empower participants to create positive and lasting change in families and communities.

FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT:
Stephanie Joyal
508-674-6111 or sjoyal@cacofbc.org

Funding generously provided by:
United Way of Greater Fall River & United Way of Massachusetts Bay and Merrimack Valley

Culture Reframed with Dr. Gail Dines

Don’t miss this professional development opportunity!
Aimed at addressing hypersexualized media and pornography as “the public health crisis of the digital age.”

Culture Reframed with Dr. Gail Dines.

REGISTER HERE:
http://cacofbc.org/culturereframed/

Wednesday, November 6th
1:30 – 4:00pm
White’s of Westport
66 State Rd
Westport, MA 02790

Registration Fee: $15

CEUs will be provided
Culture Reframed responds to the pornography crisis by providing education and support to promote healthy child and youth development, relationships, and sexuality. It aims to empower participants to create positive and lasting change in families and communities.

FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT:
Stephanie Joyal
508-674-6111 or sjoyal@cacofbc.org

Funding generously provided by:
United Way of Greater Fall River & United Way of Massachusetts Bay and Merrimack Valley