"Why Bullies Bully"
Presented by Patricia Calabrese, PMHNP
Lecture: 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Pine Grove Turner Hall
This presentation will discuss issues in recent research regarding bullying behaviors. Discussion will explore character profiles, family make-up and the importance of power and control. Emphasis will be on extinguishing bullying aggression in children.
About the speaker(s):
Patricia Calabrese received her Master of Science in nursing from The University of Maryland and completed her post graduate studies at The University of Southern Mississippi. She is a licensed Mental Health Nurse Practitioner in Mississippi. Calabrese is also accredited by the American Nurses Credentialing Center as a Clinical Nurse Specialist in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry since 1986 and as a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner since 2004.
The target audience will consist of professional clinicians in the mental health and addiction fields including counselors, nursing staff, social workers, psychologists, and therapists. Information will be presented at an intermediate level.
- Participants will be able to identify 4 types of bullying.
- Participants will be able to list 3 characteristics of bullies.
- Participants will be able to identify 2 commonalities of bullying and sexual violence.
Psychology: 1 Hour: Pine Grove is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Pine Grove maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
Mississippi Social Work: 1 Hour (Provider DP #SWB12013) Pine Grove is approved as a provider for continuing education by the MBOE & MFT (08/24/18 through 08/24/20). Social workers will receive 1 CE hour in participating in this course (Clinical 1__ / Supervision___ /Cultural Competency___/ Ethics ___ /General ___).
NBCC: (1 CE hour) Pine Grove has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 6392. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified, Pine Grove is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.
Alabama Social Work: 1 Contact Hour (Provider #0336 through ABSWE).
Louisiana Social Work: 1 Contact Hour (Clinical: 1__ contact hour / Supervision___ /Cultural Competency___/ Ethics ___ contact hour /General ___). Continuing education credit for partial attendance will not be issued. This program is approved for 1 contact hour by Pine Grove as authorized by the Louisiana State Board Of Social Work Examiners.
Mississippi LMFT: 1 General Hour (Pending); Provider #TCE0003.
Ethical Disclosures for Speaker(s):
- Pat Calabrese is an employee of Forrest General Hospital.
- There is no commercial support of the speaker, the content of the talks or anything that might be a conflict of interest beyond the speakers being paid by FGH.
- The speaker is not promoting any books; medications or training that will be for sale at the talk that might constitute a conflict of interest.
- The speaker will cover any potential limitations and risks of the treatment or topics being discussed during the talk.
- Some of the material covered is of a sensitive nature about addictions, ethical dilemmas and/or other clinical disorders.
Those in attendance must stay for the entire duration of the workshop; partial credit for partial attendance will not be awarded.
APA CE Statement:
Pine Grove Behavioral Health & Addiction Services is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Pine Grove maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
Pine Grove Behavioral Health & Addiction Services complies with the ADA. This facility is handicapped-accessible. If any conference participant is in need of reasonable accommodation, please contact Samuel Rosa at 601-288-4915 prior to the event.
Please contact Samuel Rosa at 601-288-4915 at Pine Grove Behavioral Health & Addiction Services, 2255 Broadway Drive, Hattiesburg MS 39401 to submit a complaint, or if you have additional questions.
Forrest General Hospital is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Mississippi Nurses Foundation, Inc., an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
There is no cost to employees of Forrest Health. The cost for non-employees will be 25 dollars for attendance. The day of the talk if an attendee feels that the workshop is not what was advertised, the fee will be refunded.