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Workshop: School-Based Oral Health: When the Grant Runs Out…We Don’t!

We hope you will join us for our presentation, “School-Based Oral Health: When the Grant Runs Out….We Don’t!” an insider’s look at what works in school-based oral health programs. Oral Health America (OHA) is uniquely qualified to lead this discussion as our organization connects communities with resources to improve access to oral health care for …

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Workshop: How Collaborative Efforts Initiated Birth Control in Denver Public Schools

By Kari Kuka, MS, CHES Have you been hitting your head against the wall trying to convince your local school district, principals, and parents to dispense condoms and contraception? Are you tired of diagnosing and treating chlamydia but can’t give out condoms to prevent it? Join us in learning how one school district in Colorado was …

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Workshop: Flipping the Clinic: Building Patient-Centered Capacity through Expanded Health Literacy

By Parrish Ravelli Since its inception, Salman Khan and The Khan Academy have been transforming the educational system by Flipping The Classroom. This happens through two simple concepts: lectures happen at home, work happens at school individualized educational plans for everyone Students are learning from other students while developing deeper relationships with teachers. Classrooms are …

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Explore Seattle with Our Mobile App

We have added a few site-seeing ideas to the City Map in our convention mobile app, including: The Space Needle Pike Place Market Seattle Great Wheel Click here to go to a web-browser version of the app, or visit www.sbh4all.org/convention to find links to the mobile app in the Google Play and Apple stores.

Innovative Workshops: Behavioral Health

The 2014 convention features dozens of workshops on a variety of cutting-edge, innovative topics. One of this year’s tracks focus on providing behavioral health care in schools. Attendees will learn about using technology to monitor outcomes, teleconferencing services, reducing trauma from adverse childhood experiences, treating mental illness and substance abuse, and much more.

Seattle School-Based Health Center Site Visit: 40 Years and Running

Attendees at the 2014 convention have the opportunity to take a tour of the Madison School-Based Health Center (SBHC), which has served its community for 40 years! This year’s site visit is sponsored by NeighboreCare Health. Located on-site at Madison Middle School, the Madison SBHC was founded in 1998, one of 14 NeighborCare operated SBHCs …

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