Trainings & Events

 

  •  Opioid Overdose Response Program

An overdose can happen to anyone.  Would you know what to do?  In this one hour class you will learn how to:

  1. identify various legal and illegal drugs, including heroin, fentanyl, oxycodone
  2. recognize the signs and symptoms of overdose
  3. perform rescue breathing
  4. give intra-nasal naloxone, a medication that reverses the effects of an overdose by restoring the person’s ability to breathe
  5. care for the individual until help arrives

The next training will be held on Monday, April 23rd at 9:00 a.m. For more information and to register for  the training, contact orpresponse@howardcountymd.gov or call 410-313-6202.

 


  • The 32nd Annual Mood Disorders Research/Education Symposium

April 24, 2018, Registration:  11:30a.m.

Location:  Turner Auditorium, Turner Building

Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

720 Rutland Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21205

Each year our Symposium strives to improve knowledge and treatment of mood disorders.  Families are integral to our annual symposium and play a critical role in the management of psychiatric illness.  Consistent with our tradition, recognizing the collaborative relationship between care providers, patients, and their families, Dr. Karen Swarts and Dr. J. Raymond DePaulo, Jr.  will interview singer, songwriter, Meg Hutchinson and her sister, Tessa Hutchinon.

Please click here register.


  • 2018 Behavioral Health Administration (BHA) Annual Conference
    Date: Wednesday, May 2, 2018
    Location: Martin’s West, Baltimore, MD
    Contact Person: Wendy Baysmore, wbaysmor@som.umaryland.edu ​​
    Conference Fee: $95; Student rate: $55 (limited seating).  For more information and to register, click here

  • Maryland’s 30th Annual Suicide Prevention Conference
    Date:  Wednesday, October 3, 2018
    Location: Martin’s West, Baltimore MD
    Contact Person: Janel Cubbage, janel.cubbage@maryland.gov ​
    Conference Fee: $95; Student rate: $55 (limited seating) .  For more information, click here