Science of the Mind

Keeping up to date about the latest science behind brain imaging, brain stimulation, neurochemistry, and genetics is a challenge. This daylong workshop will describe and explain some of the latest findings in basic and applied science that are driving our research and leading to new treatments of the major mental disorders.

At a glance

What: Science of the Mind

When: Mon, Dec 4, 9am-3pm

Where: The American Club, 419 Highland Drive, Kohler, WI

Cost: Early bird $175 through Nov 22; $195 after | Lunch included

Continuing education credit: 6 hours (0.6 CEUs)

Instructor: David Mays

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For additional information, contact KRISTI OBMASCHER: 608-262-8971

Approved CE hours for social workers, counselors, therapists, psychologists, and more

Learner level

  • Intermediate to advanced

Learning objectives

  • Be introduced to the evidence that the mind creates the world, rather than simply records it.
  • Learn a few fundamentals of neuroanatomy relevant for mental health practitioners.
  • Review brain imaging technology and brain stimulation.
  • Explore new avenues in instrumental interventions in treatment.

Lodging information

Please make your own travel and lodging arrangements. A block of rooms at the American Club and the neighboring Inn on Woodlake are being held through 5pm on Nov 3. The American Club rate is $169 per night for a single or double occupancy room, and the Inn on Woodlake rate is $119 per night for a single or double occupancy room. Call 866-985-9165 to make a reservation at either location. Reference number #82POIG and state that you are part of a group block under the name University of Wisconsin–Madison.