PGNO Post-Conference Ethics for Prevention Professionals

February 25, 2022 @ 9:00 am – 12:15 pm
Cory Brown
614-750-9899 ext. 104

Post-Conference Ethics for Prevention Professionals

Friday, February 25, 2022
9:00 am12:15 pm
This virtual post-conference session will provide prevention professionals with 3.0 ethics contact hours. Space is limited so register early.

The Post-Conference Ethics for Prevention Professionals session will provide those licensed through the Ohio Chemical Dependency Chemical Professionals Board with 3.0 CEUs in ethics. This session will run from 9:00 AM – 12:15 PM.

PGNO is also offering an ethics session for prevention professionals on January 28th, 2022. To register for the Post-Conference Ethics for Treatment Professionals, visit PGNOhio.org/TreatmentEthics.

Derek Longmeier, MBA, OCPC, ICPS has attained certification from the Ohio Chemical Dependency Professionals Board as an Ohio Certified Prevention Consultant and the International Certification & Reciprocity Consortium as an Internationally Certified Prevention Specialist. He holds an MBA from Ohio Dominican University, a BA in Psychology from The Ohio State University, and a Certificate in Social Enterprise from The Ohio State University Fisher College of Business. Derek has been in the prevention field for over 20 years and has presented at local, state, and national training throughout the U.S. Derek serves as the Executive Director of the Problem Gambling Network of Ohio. In this role, he is the Ohio affiliate for the National Council on Problem Gambling (NCPG), where he serves as the chair of the Affiliate Committee. Additionally, Derek serves on the OhioMHAS Problem Gambling Service Advisory Board and is the co-chair of the Infrastructure and Policy committee.
Prevention and health promotion are not only his profession but also his passion.

Registration is $20. PGNO Members can attend at no cost as part of your member dues. You can become a member at PGNOhio.org/Connect.

The Problem Gambling Network of Ohio is an approved provider through the Ohio Chemical Dependency Professionals Board and Ohio Counselor, Social Work, and Marriage & Family Therapist Board.


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