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Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014

Community Development Academy Course One: Building Community from the Grassroots (Session 4 of 5)

When:  Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Where:  
The Elms Hotel & Spa
401 Regent St, Excelsior Springs MO map...

Description:

CDA Course One: Building Communities from the Grassroots is an intensive, experiential, five-day course offered by the University of Missouri Extension Community Development Program covering community development principles, polarization, group dynamics, team building, dealing with differences, assessment, inclusion, action planning processes, evaluation and monitoring, developing indicators, measuring impact, and developing local leadership. more...

Session topic:

8-815 Small Group Process, Johanna Reed Adams, 815-11 Evaluation & Monitoring, Developing Indicators and Measuring Impact, Cynthia Crawford, 11-12 Franklin Groups, 1-4 Leadership, J.R. Adams, 4-5 Community Leadership Dev Programs, J.R. Adams, 5-6 Franklin

Credit:

Continuing education units available.

Registration:

http://muconf.missouri.edu/commdevelopmentacademy
 more...

Registration
deadline:

9/5/2014

Class size:

25

Event full:

No

Cost:

$500.00
http://muconf.missouri.edu/commdevelopmentacademy course fees vary regarding type of credit earned: undergraduate, graduate, CEU, or no credit. Lodging is in addition to course fees and includes meals/snacks. In addition, commuter option is available.

Facilitator:

Johanna Reed Adams, Ph.D., AdamsJR@missouri.edu
Community Development Program, MU Extension
phone: 573/882-3978




Community Development Academy Course Three: Creating Capacity for Dynamic Communities (Session 4 of 5)

When:  Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Where:  
The Elms Hotel & Spa
401 Regent St, Excelsior Springs, MO 64024-2694, Excelsior Springs MO map...

Description:

CDA Course Three: Creating Capacity for Dynamic Communities, is an intensive, experiential, five-day course offered by the University of Missouri Extension Community Development Program covering change, ethics, sustainability, citizen participation, citizen influence, citizen power, effective organizing, team workshops, small group process, whole systems processes for change and development, community change dialogue, community conflict intervention and perspectives. more...

Session topic:

8 Overview, Steve Jeanetta, 810-12 Getting Un-Poor: More Than Tinkering at the Edges, Derrick Payne, 930-945 Break, 12-1 Lunch, 1-130 Participant Team Workshops, 130-5 Community Conflict Intervention, Anne Silvis, 5-6 Free Time, 6 Dinner

Credit:

Continuing education units available.

Registration:

http://muconf.missouri.edu/commdevelopmentacademy more...

Registration
deadline:

9/5/2014

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$500.00
http://muconf.missouri.edu/commdevelopmentacademy course fees vary regarding type of credit earned: undergraduate, graduate, CEU, or no credit. Lodging is in addition to course fees and includes meals/snacks. In addition, commuter option is available.

Facilitator:

Stephen C. Jeanetta, JeanettaS@missouri.edu
Community Development Program, MU Extension
phone: 884-3018




Taney County Management Intensive Grazing School (Session 3 of 3)

When:  Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Where:  
Taney Center (3 mi east of Forsyth on US 160)
Forsyth MO

Session topic:

Topics to be covered: Economics of Grazing; Layout and Design of a Grazing System; Cost-share Programs; Farm Field Tour/Exercise (Pasture Allocation; Forage Quantity Estimates & Record Keeping; Pasture Evaluation (AGRON-24))

Registration:

Contact the Taney Co. Extension Center to register at 417-546-2089 more...

Registration
deadline:

9/16/2014

Class size:

35

Event full:

No

Cost:

$85.00
$40 per additional person from the same operation.

Facilitator:

Gordon L. Carriker, Ph.D., carrikerg@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Christian County
phone: (417) 581-3558




Chronic Disease Self-Management -- Marshfield (Session 4 of 6)

When:  Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014, 9:30 a.m. to noon

Where:  
Webster County Extension Center
800 S. Marshall St., Marshfield MO map...

Description:

The Chronic Disease Self-Management Program (CDSMP) is a community-based program which assists participants in maintaining quality of life when faced with chronic medical conditions. The CDSMP is provided in two and a half hour sessions, once a week for six weeks, in community settings (e.g. senior centers, churches, libraries). People with different chronic health problems attend together. Workshops are facilitated by two trained leaders, one or both of whom deal with chronic diseases themselves. Subjects covered include: 1) techniques to deal with problems such as frustration, fatigue, pain and isolation, 2) appropriate exercise for maintaining and improving strength, flexibility, and endurance, 3) appropriate use of medications, 4) communicating effectively with family, friends, and health professionals, 5) nutrition, and 6) how to evaluate new treatments. Classes are highly participative, where mutual support and success build the participants' confidence in their ability to manage their health and maintain active and fulfilling lives.

Session topic:

Session four: Making an action plan; problem solving; better breathing; healthy eating; communication skills

Registration:

Call 417-859-2044 to register

Registration
deadline:

9/11/2014

Class size:

18

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Pamela Duitsman, duitsmanp@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Greene County
phone: 417/881-8909




Extension Council Meeting - Webster County

When:  Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014, noon to 2 p.m.

Where:  
Webster County Extension Center
800 S Marshall St, Marshfield MO map...

Description:

Extension Council Meeting - September

Session topic:

Monthly business meeting of the Webster County Extension Council.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Robert A. (Bob) Schultheis, SchultheisR@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Webster County
phone: (417) 859-2044




Chronic Disease Self-Management -- Springfield (Session 6 of 6)

When:  Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014, 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Where:  
CoxHealth Surgery Center, Springfield
Springfield MO

Description:

The Chronic Disease Self-Management Program (CDSMP) is a community-based program which assists participants in maintaining quality of life when faced with chronic medical conditions. The CDSMP is provided in two and a half hour sessions, once a week for six weeks, in community settings (e.g. senior centers, churches, libraries). People with different chronic health problems attend together. Workshops are facilitated by two trained leaders, one or both of whom deal with chronic diseases themselves. Subjects covered include: 1) techniques to deal with problems such as frustration, fatigue, pain and isolation, 2) appropriate exercise for maintaining and improving strength, flexibility, and endurance, 3) appropriate use of medications, 4) communicating effectively with family, friends, and health professionals, 5) nutrition, and 6) how to evaluate new treatments. Classes are highly participative, where mutual support and success build the participants' confidence in their ability to manage their health and maintain active and fulfilling lives.

Session topic:

Session six: Using your mind to manage symptoms; Making an action plan; problem solving; working with your health care professional and system; weight management; future plans

Class size:

18

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Pamela Duitsman, duitsmanp@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Greene County
phone: 417/881-8909