Seminars and Case Conferences

Doctoral interns have the opportunity to attend didactic activities such as Case Conferences, staff development trainings, and treatment team meetings will vary across internship sites. All doctoral interns will attend weekly didactic seminars as a group via distance technology.  Attendance at weekly didactic seminars is required for successful completion of the program.

Topics for didactic seminars may include such topics as:
Professional Ethics, HI Legal Issues, Practice Issues
Suicide Assessment
Developmental Assessment
Diverse Cultures of Hawai’i and the Pacific Islands
Cross Cultural Communication
HI Mental Health System Issues/Laws
Substance Abuse and Addictions
Motivational Interviewing
Evidence Based Treatments
Personality Disorders
Criminal Competency
Integrated Care
Medical Diagnoses
Trauma and PTSD
SPMI and Recovery
Domestic Violence, Sexual Abuse
Eating Disorders
Program Evaluation
Intern presentation of research