perspectives a time for change conference

Accreditation Statement

Southworth Associates International (SAI) – Perspective, a Time for Change 
October 26-29, 2020 * Online

Acknowledgement of Financial Commercial Support
No financial commercial support was received for this educational activity.

Acknowledgement of In-Kind Commercial Support 
No in-kind commercial support was received for this educational activity.

Satisfactory Completion  
Learners must complete an evaluation form to receive a certificate of completion. Your chosen sessions must be attended in their entirety. Partial credit of individual sessions is not available. If you are seeking continuing education credit for a specialty not listed below, it is your responsibility to contact your licensing/certification board to determine course eligibility for your licensing/certification requirement.

In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Amedco LLC and Southworth Associates International (SAI).  Amedco LLC is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Physicians (ACCME)

Amedco LLC designates this live / enduring activity for a maximum of 41.25 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

Psychologists (APA)

Amedco LLC designates this activity for a maximum of 41.25 psychologist contact hours. 

  • The following state boards accept courses from APA providers for Counselors: AK, AL, AR, AZ, CA, CO, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, HI, IA, ID, IL, IN, KS, KY, MD, ME, MO, NC, ND, NH, NE, NJ, NM, NV, OK, OR, PA, RI, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VA, WI, WY
  • MI: No CE requirements
  • The following state boards accept courses from APA providers for MFTs: AK, AR, AZ, CA, CO, CT, DE, FL, GA, IA, ID, IN, KS, MD, ME, MO, NE, NC, NH, NJ, NM, NV, OK, OR, PA, RI, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VA, WA, WI, WY
  • The following state boards accept courses from APA providers for Addictions Professionals: AK, AR, CO, CT, DC, DE, GA, IA, IN, KS, LA, MD, MO, MT, NC, ND, NE, NJ, NM, NY (outstate held)*, OK, OR, SC, UT, WA, WI, WY
  • MA / MFTs: Participants can self-submit courses not approved by the MAMFT board for review.
  • The following state boards accept courses from APA providers for Social Workers: AK, AR, AZ, CA, CO, DE, FL, GA, ID, IN, KY, ME, MN, MO, NE, NH, NM, OR, PA, VT, WI, WY
     * If the activity is held live in the state of NY, then direct addictions board is required, ie: NAADAC. If the activity is held outside NY, is virtual, enduring or remote, it is considered “outstate” and this reciprocity applies.

Social Workers (ASWB)

As a Jointly Accredited Organization, Amedco is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved under this program. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. Amedco maintains responsibility for this course. Social workers completing this course receive 41.25 GENERAL continuing education credits.

  • The following state boards accept courses offering ASWB ACE credit for Social Workers: AK, AL, AR, AZ, CA, CO, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, HI, ID, IL, IN, IA, KS, KY, LA, ME, MD, MA, MI, MN, MS, MO, MT, NC, ND, NE,  NH, NM, NV, OH, OK, OR, PA, RI, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VT, VA, WA, WI, WV, WY 
  • * WV accepts ASWB ACE unless activity is in live in West Virginia then an application is required.
  • The following state boards accept courses offering ASWB ACE credit for Counselors: AK, AR, AZ, CA, CO, CT, DC, FL, GA, IA, ID, IL, IN, KS, MA, MD, ME, MO, ND, NE, NM, NH, NV, OK, PA, TN, TX, UT, VA, WI, WY
  • AL / Counselors: Activities not providing NBCC approval may be approved by the Board for individual licensees upon receipt of acceptable documentation prior to the activity.  Please send course details to your licensing board for approval BEFORE the event.  No approvals afterward by the board.
  • The following state boards accept courses offering ASWB ACE credit for MFTs: AK, AR, AZ, CA, CO, FL, IA, ID, IN, KS, MD, ME, MO, NC, NE, NH, NM, NV, OK, PA, RI, TN, TX, UT, VA, WI, WY
  • MA / MFTs: Participants can self-submit courses not approved by the MAMFT board for review. 
  • The following state boards accept courses offering ASWB ACE credit for Addictions Professionals: AK, CA, CO, CT, GA, IA, IN, KS, LA, MO, MT, ND, NM, NV, OK, OR, SC, WA, WI, WV, WY

FL Board of Behavioral Sciences (FL BBS)

Amedco is approved by the Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage & Family Therapy, and Mental Health Counseling. Provider BAP#39-Exp.3-31-2021. 41.25 GENERAL Hours

New York Board for Social Workers (NY SW)

Amedco SW CPE is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #0115. 41.25 hours.

New York Board for Mental Health Counselors (NY MHC)

Amedco is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s State Board for Mental Health Practitioners as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed mental health counselors. #MHC-0061. 41.25 hours.

New York Board for Marriage & Family Therapists (NY MFT)

Amedco is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s State Board for Mental Health Practitioners as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed marriage and family therapists. #MFT-0032. 41.25 hours.

Ohio Social Workers & Marriage & Family Therapists

Activities held OUTSIDE of Ohio and not approved by state or national, participants can submit a post-request to the board for attending (done via CE Broker). OH SW accepts ASWB and OH Counselor accepts NBCC.

Employee Assistance Professional Association (EAPA/EACC)

This course has been approved for up to 41.25 hours.

Objectives – After Attending This Program You Should Be Able To

  1. Learning how to manage the new change we are experiencing by creating a space where the payer and provider relationship is strengthened through collaboration. 
  2. Learn new trends and modalities as we collaborate in this virtual environment to bring a new perspective to our field.

Disclosure of Conflict of Interest

The following table of disclosure information is provided to learners and contains the relevant financial relationships that each individual in a position to control the content disclosed to Amedco.  All of these relationships were treated as a conflict of interest, and have been resolved.  (C7 SCS 6.1—6.2, 6.5) 

All individuals in a position to control the content of CE are listed below.

First

Last

Company Name / Relationship

Angelia

Arellano

NA

Michael

Arnold

NA

Dave

Aronberg

NA

Olivera Jovan

Bogunovic

NA

Walter

Boone

NA

Joseph

Bryan

NA

Stan

Bumgarner

NA

Joanna

Conti

Vista Research Group: Stock Shareholder

Judy

Crane

NA

Jeanette

Foster

NA

Anthony

Foster

NA

Daniel

Gemp

NA

Randy

Grimes

NA

Glenn

Hadley

NA

Tzvi

Heber

NA

Terra

Holbrook

NA

John

Kelly

NA

Drew

Krieger

Provene (Privately held monitoring/case management software company): Corporate Board Member, Contemporary Medicine Associates: Partner, Private Practice Therapist & Consultant (mental health services and addiction medicine)

Hanna

LeBaron

NA

Kevin

McCauley

Meadows Behavioral Healthcare: Employee

Eric

McLaughlin

NA

Scott

Miller

Book sales: Book author

Ryan

Miller

NA

Michelle

Morris

NA

Maeve

O’Neill

NA

Tom

Pecca

NA

KerryLynn

Pelphrey

NA

Susan

Ramsey

NA

Laurie

Reid

NA

Tracy

Sandstrom

NA

Cade

Saurage

Financial: Consultant

Kenneth

Seeley

NA

Ben

Seymour

Southworth Associates: Stock Shareholder

Greg

Skipper

NA

Caroline

Smith

NA

Al

Smith

NA

Louise

Stanger

NA

Kymberly

Stephens

NA

Michael

Walsh

NA

Kevin

Zundl

We site:My agency was paid by TPAS a fee for the website to cover hard costs.

How to Get Your Certificate

  1. Go to http://sai.cmecertificateonline.com 
  2. Click on the “10.26.2020 Perspective, a Time for Change” link.
  3. Evaluate the meeting.
  4. Print all pages of your certificate for your records. 

Questions? Email [email protected]

Contact Information

If you have questions regarding this enduring material activity, please contact us at [email protected]