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“2016 Utah Integrative Health and Resiliency Conference: The Evidence, The Experience, The Application”

Monday & Tuesday ~ March 14th and 15th, 2016

8:30 AM to 4:30 PM

The University of Utah Integrative Health Conference is a collaboration of educators, health care professionals, counselors, students and community networks. The conference will endeavor to bring better understanding and promotion of optimal health, well-being and healthy lifestyles through comprehensive and integrative approaches. By addressing social, cultural, political issues and beliefs, the conference intends to raise awareness, dispel myths and support evidence based methods which will improve the knowledge, understanding and well-being of students and professionals, as well as the greater community.

This conference will disseminate the most current and up-to-date evidence based research and support for Integrative Health practices to all healthcare professionals – conventional and integrative, educators and students in the healthcare field and anyone interested in learning about an integrative approach to healthcare and treatment.

The National Institute of Health has predicted that all providers of health care will be versed in Integrative Health modalities by the year 2020. The University of Utah recognizes and is responding to the burgeoning science driving interest in this field.

Conference Objectives:

  • Understand the nature of integrative health, and its future in medical practice and education.
  • Understand which integrative health modalities are evidenced based, which are best practices, and which might be harmful.
  • Learn practical skills to improve mental, physical, spiritual, and ecological wellbeing.
  • Experience concepts and skills that motivate people to adopt healthier lifestyles through integrative health modalities.

Encouraged to Attend:

All health care  professionals, conventional and integrative - physicians, nurse practitioners, physician's assistants, nurses, psychologists, chiropractors, socia workers, naturopaths, nutritionists, acupuncturists, life coaches, physical therapists, educators and students in the health care fied, and anyone interested in learning about an integrative approach to health care and treatment. General Public welcome.

Registration Link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/5th-annual-utah-integrative-health-and-resiliency-conference-the-evidence-the-experience-the-tickets-19325364686

Registration Fees:

Registration Fees:

2 Day Conference                                                       $130

Includes:  Two Day Attendance with lunches, snacks and Eco Friendly Online Presentation Slides/Syllabus.

  • Monday Evening Forgiveness Workshop - Free                                                         

2 Day Student Conference                                            $80

2 Day Group Discount Conference: $105 Per Person with 3 or More

Invite professional peers and friends to join you!
Note: You do not have to be from the same organization to qualify for this discount.  Please identifying the “Lead Person” in your Group.

Binder with Printed Presentation Slides/Syllabus: $30

Must be Pre-ordered with Registration!

Evening Public Event: “The Forgiveness Project”

Monday, March 14, 6:30 - 8:15 pm.

$10 or Free with Conference Registration

Dr. Fred Luskin PhD, Founder and Director of "The Forgiveness Project" at Stanford University. He will teach how to apply research-based principles of forgiveness to personal, family and organizational conflicts, losses, tragedies and hurts. 
For more information on Dr. Luskin: http://learningtoforgive.com

Continuing Education Credits: $55 (in addition to registration fee above)

Continuing Education Credit Applications in Process:

  • UUCME (University of Utah Continuing Medical Education/Sponsored by U of U School of Medicine)
  • UNA (Utah Nursing Association)
  • UPA (Utah Psychological Association)
  • NASW (National Association of Social Workers)
  • CHES - NCHEC (National Commission for Health Education Credentialing)

Estimated Continuing Education Credits: 11 hours (Hours may vary for the different organizations)

To register & pay by Check: Click here.

Contact

Wendy Anderson

801-571-2111

wendyfanderson@hotmail.com