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    • October 18, 2019
    • 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
    • KCMO Public Library - Plaza Branch
    Register

    Effective Practices in Clinical Testimony

    Presented by Dr. Shawn McDaniel

    Earn 2 CEs

    This course provides an overview of recommended practices for providing psychological testimony in legal proceedings. Participants will learn effective methods for preparation for court, preventative documentation, report writing tips, and how to effectively deliver testimony and manage cross examination. It will cover how to best present intervention and assessment knowledge in order to provide information to the court, avoid potential pitfalls, and reduce stress related to testifying.

    Objectives:

    1. List 4 elements of strong documentation practices for utilization in legal issues.

    2. Identify 3 effective strategies for handling cross-examination.

    3. Explain 2 strategies for delivering psychological information effectively to judges and juries in an understandable manner.


    Location: KCMO Public Library - Plaza Branch

    Cost:  Free for GKCPA members, $15 for guests/nonmembers


    • November 01, 2019
    • 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
    • KU Edwards Campus
    Register

    2019 GKCPA Fall Conference

    Cutting Edge Psychological Science: Addiction and Treatment and Psychopharmacology Update

    Friday, November 1, 2019, 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM

    Earn 6.5 CEs

    Download speaker bios and presentation objectives.

    8:00 AM

    Registration, continental breakfast, student poster presentation

    8:20

    Welcome – Drs. Shawn McDaniel and Rachel Linnemeyer

    8:30

    The Neuroscience of Addiction and Treatment –
    Dr. Jennifer Sweeton

    10:00

    Break

    10:15

    The Neuroscience of Addiction and Treatment (continued) – Dr. Jennifer Sweeton

    11:45

    Lunch on your own, many are 5 minutes away (see link for nearby options www.yellowpages.com/overland-park-ks-66213/restaurantnt). There is also a large vending area in the Regents Center.

    12:30 PM

    Student poster awards and GKCPA meeting

    12:45

    Is There a Pill for That? The State of Psychiatric Medications in 2019 – Dr. Bob Batterson

    2:15 

    Break

    2:30

    Opioid Use Disorders: Overview and Treatment Trends – Dr. Burgess

    4:30   

    Conference concludes



    COST:  (through October 31)

    • $70 GKCPA Member
    • $100 Guest/Nonmember
    • $45 Student (member or nonmember)
    • $25 Student submitting abstract for poster presentation

    These conference fees are valid for online registration only through October 31.  Walk-ins the day of the conference are welcome; on-site registration is $110. 


    Student Poster Awards:

    Students interested in submitting abstracts for their poster presentations should download the Student Poster rules and information. Contact Dr. Jennifer Sweeton (drjennifersweeton@jennifersweeton.com) if you have questions. Submission deadline is October 25. The winner of the poster presentation will receive a $100 cash award.


    Download speaker bios and presentation objectives.



Past events

September 06, 2019 September 6 Workshop
June 21, 2019 GKCPA June Workshop
May 31, 2019 May 2019 Workshop
April 26, 2019 Professional Ethics Workshop
March 01, 2019 March Workshop
January 26, 2019 President's Reception
November 02, 2018 2018 Fall Conference
October 18, 2018 Board Meeting
October 12, 2018 October 2018 Workshop
September 28, 2018 September Workshop
September 20, 2018 Board Meeting
July 19, 2018 Board Meeting
June 21, 2018 Board Meeting
June 08, 2018 Suicide Bereavement Clinician Training Program
June 01, 2018 Trauma Diagnosis Workshop
May 17, 2018 Board Meeting
May 11, 2018 Ethics Workshop
May 05, 2018 Psychoanalytic Workshop with Allan Schore, May 2018
April 19, 2018 Board Meeting
March 30, 2018 March 2018 Workshop
March 22, 2018 Board Meeting
February 23, 2018 GKCPA February Workshop
February 15, 2018 Board Meeting
January 20, 2018 GKCPA President's Reception
January 20, 2018 Board Retreat
November 03, 2017 Annual Fall Conference
October 27, 2017 October Workshop
October 25, 2017 Board Meeting
October 06, 2017 Ethics Workshop
September 27, 2017 Board Meeting
July 28, 2017 July Workshop - Nonverbal LD Syndrome
July 26, 2017 Board Meeting
June 23, 2017 June Workshop - Integrated Pain Management
June 02, 2017 Grief Support Network Annual Conference - Trauma
May 26, 2017 May Workshop - Evaluating Deception
April 28, 2017 GKCPA April 2017 Workshop
March 31, 2017 GKCPA March 2017 Workshop
November 12, 2016 Fall Conference
October 28, 2016 October 2016 Ethics Workshop
September 30, 2016 September Workshop
August 26, 2016 Past President's Reception
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