Education

Trainings at Cherry Health

To register for an upcoming training, please click the ‘Register Here’ button below. Trainings begin promptly, so please plan your arrival to accommodate parking and sign-in using this map for your convenience. If you are more than 10 minutes late, you may forfeit your ability to get Continuing Education credits.

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Any patient information you may see or hear, either incidentally or by attending courses, must be kept confidential. Cherry Health and programs will strictly adhere to all federal, state, and organizational policies relating to patient, client and employee confidentiality.

Cherry Health is an approved provider for the following accrediting entities. Educational events may not be approved by all entities. Please verify with the accrediting body that applies to your licensure/certification.

Cherry Health, Provider #1122, 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 as ACE providers. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. Cherry Health maintains responsibility for this course. ACE provider approval period: 12/19/18 – 12/19/21.

Cherry Health is approved as a provider of continuing nursing education by the Ohio Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. (OBN-001-91).

Workforce Development a program of Cherry Health, program sponsor #299170030, is approved as a continuing education program sponsor by the Michigan Board of Dentistry michigan.gov, through the Michigan Continuing Education Sponsorship Program. Cherry Health maintains responsibility for the program: 8/2017 – 8/2021.

Upcoming Trainings

C203a.M(r) Cognitive Therapy – Implications for Clinical Practice (Intermediate Level for All)
Date(s):
Wednesday, January 29, 2020; 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Click here for more information
Location: 201 Sheldon Blvd. SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503, Heart of the City – West, Grand Cayman conference room
Facilitator(s): Sue Bruggink, MA, LLP, CAADC & Taylor Pettit, LMSW, CAADC
Continuing Education Hours: 6.0 CEs: Social Work Continuing Education Contact Hours; MCBAP Related hours; and Professional Development.

C133M. Alcohol Use Disorders – Basics Beginning Level for All (BA)
Date(s):
Thursday, January 30, 2020; 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. Click here for more information
Location: 201 Sheldon Blvd. SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503, Heart of the City – West, Grand Cayman conference room
Facilitator(s): Kayleen DePue, MA, LPC, CCS, CADC, EMT
Continuing Education Hours: 3.0 CEs: Social Work Continuing Education Contact Hours; MCBAP Specific hours; Ohio Nursing Association hours; and Professional Development.

C123.M Ethics in Integrated Care (Beginning Level for All)
Date(s):
Thursday, February 13, 2020; 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Click here for more information
Location: 201 Sheldon Blvd. SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503, Heart of the City – West, Grand Cayman conference room
Facilitator(s): Sue Bruggink, MA, LLP, CAADC; Kayleen DePue, MA, LPC, CADC, CCS; & Taylor Pettit, LMSW, CAADC
Continuing Education Hours: 6.0 CEs: Social Work Continuing Education Contact Hours; MCBAP Specific hours; and Professional Development.

C255.M “Games Criminals Play” Professional Conduct and Boundaries for Behavioral Health and Substance Use Professionals Intermediate Level for All (IA)
Date(s):
Thursday, February 20, 2020; 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. Click here for more information
Location: 201 Sheldon Blvd. SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503, Heart of the City – West, Grand Cayman conference room
Facilitator(s): Kayleen DePue, MA, LPC, CCS, CADC, EMT
Continuing Education Hours: 3.0 CEs: Social Work Continuing Education Contact Hours; MCBAP Specific hours; and Professional Development.

C180.M Medications for Treatment of Behavioral Health and Substance Related Disorders (Beginning Level for All)
Date(s):
Thursday, March 5, 2020; 1 – 2:30 p.m. Click here for more information
Location: 201 Sheldon Blvd. SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503, Heart of the City – West, Grand Cayman conference room
Facilitator(s): Brett Gingrich, PharmD & Taylor Pettit, LMSW, CAADC
Continuing Education Hours: 1.5 CEs: Social Work Continuing Education Contact Hours; MCBAP Specific hours; Ohio Nursing Association hours; and Professional Development.

C432.M ASAM Criteria: for Substance-Related & Co-occurring Conditions Beginning Level for All (BA)
Date(s):
Wednesday, March 18, 2020; 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. Click here for more information
Location: 201 Sheldon Blvd. SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503, Heart of the City – West, Grand Cayman conference room
Facilitator(s): Kayleen DePue, MA, LPC, CCS, CADC, EMT
Continuing Education Hours: 3.0 CEs: Social Work Continuing Education Contact Hours; MCBAP Specific hours; and Professional Development.

Student Tours

All tours will be held at Heart of the City Health Center in the Grand River conference room. Grand River conference room is located on the 2nd floor at Heart of the City Health Center (100 Cherry Street SE). There is a free parking in the parking ramp off Cherry Street and LaGrave Avenue. Take the elevator in the center of the parking garage to the second floor, take a left off the elevator, the Grand River Room will be in between the two Maple Health Home waiting lobbies. For your convenience, a map is available here. Tours will start promptly at the time indicated. Tours are available for all students, in all disciplines. Tours are limited to 20 students per tour, first come first serve basis. Registration is required, please register in advance by emailing info@cherryhealth.com.

Wednesday, January 15 at 9 a.m.
Thursday, January 30 at 2 p.m.
Tuesday, February 11 at 10 a.m.
Thursday, February 27 at 2 p.m.
Thursday, March 19 at 2 p.m.

EatPlayGrow™

What is it?
EatPlayGrow™ in partnership with SpartanNash YMCA includes story time, crafts, and other interactive activities. Registration includes a day pass for adult non-members to try the SpartanNash YMCA and access Kidzone for an additional hour.

Who is eligible?
Open to everyone from ages 3 - 5

When and where is it?
Thursdays 6 - 7 p.m. in the Kidzone at the SpartanNash YMCA (5722 Metro Way, Wyoming, MI 49519)

-December 5
-January 9
-January 16
-January 23
-January 30
-February 6
-February 13

How do I sign up?
Click here to sign up! You must create an account on the YMCA's website. Please note: You can sign up as a free non-member.

We hope to see you and your little ones for an evening of stories, crafts, and fun activities with a different healthy theme every week!