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2019 Conference - All I Really Needed to Know About Missional Medicine I Learned in Genesis 1

Morgan Wills.In this interactive lecture format workshop, Dr. Wills will draw upon the text of Genesis 1 and its many echoes throughout Scripture as well as two decades of experience as a clinician and organizational leader at a charitable health center for uninsured immigrants and refugees to illumine simple, foundational truths and "good news" that can help keep us personally integrated, missionally effective, and professionally relevant.

2019 Conference - Anatomy of Forgiveness

Grace Spencer.Forgiveness tends to have sticky religious and moral ties, which may make it a surprising intervention for survivors of sexual trauma. Even more surprising is the unique way forgiveness work uncovers anger and pain in such survivors, especially when it comes to self-forgiveness.

2019 Conference - "That's Not My Job"

Monica Baldwin.This is a story about four people named: Everybody, Somebody, Anybody, and Nobody. There was an important job to be done and Everybody was sure that Somebody would do it. Anybody could have done it, but Nobody did it. Somebody got angry about that, because it was Everybody's job. Everybody thought Anybody could do it, but Nobody realized that Everybody would not do it. It ended up that Everybody blamed Somebody when Nobody did what Anybody could have.

2019 Conference - Clinical Care Quality Initiative

Stephanie Garris.This session will describe how one charitable clinic that is overwhelmingly staffed by volunteer providers undertook an extensive quality improvement process for clinical care and improved rates of vaccinations and cancer screenings.

2019 Conference - Magnifying Impact Beyond the Exam Room

Ben Preyss & Emily Lupo.This session will review principles and strategies of population health, and focus on the development of Lawndale Christian Health Center's progressive program, which centers on team-based case management, mobile transitions, and analytics for risk stratification/identification of patients who would benefit the most from clinic resources.

2019 Conference - Advances in the Medical & Nutritional Treatment of Alcoholism

John Umhau. This workshop will focus on the practical implementation of evidence-based outpatient medical treatment, including dietary intervention and the drug therapy which has created new hope for those trapped by alcohol. Topics will include the use of naltrexone, (including The Sinclair Method), new medications, and gut biome factors which drive the neuroinflammation accompanying chronic use and related psychological problems.

2019 Conference - Impact of Trauma & Adverse Childhood Experiences on Addiction & Recovery

Beth and Greg Delaney. This session will explore the impact of trauma and adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) on substance use disorder. Participants will be informed about the ACE study, trauma informed care, and ways faith-based solutions can be leveraged to assist individuals dealing with these issues.

2018 Conference - Addressing & Assessing the Spiritual Needs of Patients: How to Take a Spiritual History

Bob Mason; Have you longed to integrate your Christian faith into your patient care – both on the mission field abroad and in your work at home? Most patients want their healthcare professional to be sensitive to their spiritual needs during illness. Yet, the vast majority of healthcare professionals do not know how to assess and address these need and fewer still actually provide this aspect of care in their patient care. Not sure how to do this in a caring, sensitive, and relevant manner? This “working” session will explore the ethical basis for spiritual care plus provide you with profession, timely, and practical methods to care for the whole person in the clinical setting.

2017 Conference - Taking a Spiritual History: Good Medicine for the Patient and the Professional?

Peer reviewed and popular studies show that patients want their healthcare professional to be sensitive to their spiritual needs. But can that be done in a timely, professional, caring, and ethical manner? Healthcare professionals are often unclear how they might care for the whole person – physical, emotional, and spiritual. Also, many are lagging behind in the Joint Commission directives for whole person care. This practical session will equip you with proven tools that will empower you to provide a compassionate and superior level of patient care. It might also refresh your passion for work and ministry! Bob Mason

2015 Conference - Science, Faith and Healthcare: Unapologetic Apologetics

Led by Bill Griffin, DDS. Wondering if science and faith are incompatible in your clinic? Unsure where things believed in faith fit in with empirical truths? Listen to learn how your faith can influence the care you offer to patients.