The tranquil and
scenic setting of The Spa Banquet Hall will be the location for a workshop,
"Non-traditional Modalities for Treatment Resistant Depressive Disorders,
Seasonal Affective Disorder and Winter Blues,” presented Friday, Dec. 9, by
mental health clinician, Jake Messing, LCSW.
registration fee includes professional networking opportunities, program
materials, a buffet featuring favorite autumnal appetizers, entree' and
desserts. Three CEU's will be provided by Indiana University Northwest
School of Social Work. There will be a $35 Walk-In Registration fee
(however, lunch cannot be guaranteed).
received his Master's in Counseling Psychology from George Williams College
in 1979, and his CCSW/LCSW in 1994. Over the past 35 years Messing has
worked in a wide variety of Behavioral Health programs; Inpatient, Day
Treatment and Outpatient Psychiatric programs, Inpatient and Intensive
Outpatient Addictions Treatment programs, and has experience working in
private practice. Messing is currently the Program Director, Behavioral
Health Services at St. Catherine's Hospital, in East Chicago, Indiana.
The Spa Banquet
Hall is located at 333 N. Mineral Springs Road, Porter, IN. Registration is
from 10:30-11:00 a.m., then from 11:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m., presentation and
workshop is co-hosted by Northwest Indiana Area Health Education Center,
Prompt Ambulance Service, National Association of Social Workers and Indiana
click on: Healthcare CEU. Or call Jeff Zielinski at 708/250-6964 or email
register is 7:00 p.m., Wednesday, December 7.