Thursday, March 25, 2021 from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM EDT
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3/25/21 - The Essentials of Dream Health 

Dr. Rubin Naiman

Important Notes & Announcements:

Course Description:

The role of dreaming is among the most critically overlooked factors in mental health today. This presentation provides and overview of the functions of REM sleep and dreams from both a physiological and phenomenological perspectives. It addresses the silent epidemic of dream loss and discusses strategies for managing bad dreams and nightmares as well as achieving healthy REM sleep and dreams.

The March 25th program in part two in a two-part series which started on March 18th with The Essentials of Sleep. Completion of part one is strongly recommended prior to attending part two but is not a pre-requisite.

Learning Objectives:

1. Describe the importance of REM sleep and dreaming in mental and physical health.
2. Identify factors that contribute to the silent epidemic of dream loss.
3. Discuss key components of therapeutic dreamwork.

Speaker Information:

Dr. Rubin Naiman is the sleep and dream specialist and clinical assistant professor of medicine at the University of Arizona's Andrew Weil Center for Integrative Medicine. Over the past 30 years, he pioneered the development of integrative approaches to sleep and dream disorders, integrating conventional sleep science with in-depth psychological and transpersonal perspectives. Dr. Naiman founded and directed sleep programs at Canyon Ranch and Miraval Health Resorts and currently maintains a global telehealth practice. He is the author of several books, audiobooks and medical book chapters on sleep and dreams

Dr. Rubin Naiman discloses that he is the Director at NewMoon Sleep, LLC. This relationship will not impact Dr. Naiman's ability to present an unbiased presentation. The Planning Committee report that they have no relationships with commercial organizations to disclose. There will be no discussion of off label products.


Continuing Education:

American Psychological Association (APA) Credits - 3.0 hours
Chesapeake Health Education Program, Inc. is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Chesapeake Health Education Program, Inc. maintains responsibility for this program and its content.

Maryland Board of Social Work Examiners Credits - 3.0 hours
Maryland Social Workers - Maryland Board of Social Work Examiners: "Chesapeake Health Education Program, Inc. is authorized by the Board of Social Work Examiners in Maryland to sponsor social work continuing education programs and maintains full responsibility for this program.  This training qualifies for Category 1 contiuing education credits."

National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC) Credits - 3.0 hours
Certified Counselors - National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC): "Chesapeake Health Education Program, Inc. has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 6140.  Programs that do not qualify for NBCC are clearly identified. Chesapeake Health Education Program, Inc. is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs."

Board of Social Work Examiners West Virginia (WVSW) Credits - 3.0 hours
"The Essentials of Dream Health" scheduled for March 25, 2021 as a live webinar has been approved by the WV Board of Social Work Examiners for 3.0 CEU's; provider number 499999.

Target Audience: Social Workers, Psychologists, Certified Counselors

Educational Methods Used: Lecture, PowerPoint Presentation

Evaluation and Certificate:

All attendees are required to register their name and email address on the Webex platform and receive an Attention Rating of 90% or higher in order to receive credits. The Attention Rating is calculated automatically through the Webex system and reported to our team at the conclusion of the program. In order to receive the highest rate possible, stay logged into the training for the duration, do not minimize the training screen, and do not open other screens on top of the training.

An evaluation will be emailed to you within two business days of the program's completion. You will need the access code announced at the conclusion of the program in order to complete the evaluation. Once you complete and submit this evaluation, your certificate will automatically generate to be saved or printed.

 Registration Information:

Community Provider - $45
VA VISN 5 Employee - $21

APA Certificate Fee - $10 additional to registration

Registration will close at the end of the day on March 23rd. We will not accept registrations after this date.