Education

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.

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.

Check back soon for our spring schedule.

Trainings at Cherry Health

Trainings begin promptly, so please plan your arrival to accommodate parking and sign-in. If you are more than 10 minutes late, you may forfeit your ability to get Continuing Education credits.

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: 12/19/15 - 12/19/18.

Cherry Health is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Ohio Nurses Association an accredited approver of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. (OBN-001-91) (OH-456, 6/1/2020).

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

C185.M An Integrated Approach to HCV Treatment Among those with Mental Illness and Substance Use Disorders (Beginning Level for All)
Date: Thursday, January 10, 2019; 8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.
Location: 201 Sheldon Blvd. SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503, Heart of the City – West, Grand Cayman conference room; Map
Facilitator: Taylor Pettit, LMSW, CAADC
Continuing Education Hours: 1.0 Credit: Social Work Continuing Education Contact Hours; MCBAP Specific hours; Ohio Nursing Association; Michigan Dental Board; Professional Development
Click here for more information and to register for this class

C125.M Stages of Change – The Trans-Theoretical Model (TTM) (Beginning Level for All)
Date: Wednesday, January 23; 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Location: 201 Sheldon Blvd. SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503, Heart of the City – West, Grand Cayman conference room; Map
Facilitator: Kayleen DePue, MA, LPC, CCS, CADC, EMT
Continuing Education Hours: 2 Credits: Social Work Continuing Education Contact hours; MCBAP specific credits; ONA nursing credits; Michigan Dental Board continuing dental education credits; Professional Development
Click here for more information and to register for this class

C180.M Medications for Treatment of Behavioral Health and Substance Related Disorders (Beginning Level for All)
Date: Monday, February 11, 2019; 2:30 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Location: 201 Sheldon Blvd. SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503, Heart of the City – West, Grand Cayman conference room; Map
Facilitators: Brett Gingrich, PharmD & Taylor Pettit, LMSW, CAADC
Continuing Education Hours: 1.5 Credits: Social Work Continuing Education Contact Hours; MCBAP Specific hours; Ohio Nursing Association; Professional Development
Click here for more information and to register for this class

C185.M An Integrated Approach to HCV Treatment Among those with Mental Illness and Substance Use Disorders (Beginning Level for All)
Date: Wednesday, February 20, 2019; 3 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Location: 201 Sheldon Blvd. SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503, Heart of the City – West, Grand Cayman conference room; Map
Facilitator: Taylor Pettit, LMSW, CAADC
Continuing Education Hours: 1.0 Credit: Social Work Continuing Education Contact Hours; MCBAP Specific hours; Ohio Nursing Association; Michigan Dental Board; Professional Development
Click here for more information and to register for this class

C432.M ASAM Criteria: for Substance Related and Co-occurring Conditions (Beginning Level for All)
Date: Wednesday, February 27; 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Location: 201 Sheldon Blvd. SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503, Heart of the City – West, Grand Cayman conference room; Map
Facilitator: Kayleen DePue, MA, LPC, CCS, CADC, EMT
Continuing Education Hours: 3 Credits: Social Work Continuing Education Contact Hours; MCBAP Specific hours; Professional Development
Click here for more information and to register for this class

C180.M Medications for Treatment of Behavioral Health and Substance Related Disorders (Beginning Level for All)
Date: Wednesday, March 27, 2019; 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Location: 201 Sheldon Blvd. SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503, Heart of the City – West, Grand Cayman conference room; Map
Facilitators: Brett Gingrich, PharmD & Taylor Pettit, LMSW, CAADC
Continuing Education Hours: 1.5 Credits: Social Work Continuing Education Contact Hours; MCBAP Specific hours; Ohio Nursing Association; Professional Development
Click here for more information and to register for this class

EatPlayGrow Workshops™

Parents and caregivers are invited to bring their preschoolers, ages 2 to 6, to 60-minute EatPlayGrow™ classes featuring storytelling, creative art-making, and hands-on fun. Related songs and movement activities are included throughout. Classes are free to attend and highlight a monthly health topic.

These interactive and engaging lessons are completely free of charge and open to the public, no reservations required.

*Spanish speaking instructors are available at each class.

Check back soon for our updated schedule!