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MARRCH 2018 Annual Conference – Registration is Open!
October 29–31, 2018
1 day only
2 days only
Registration fees include CE certificates and food service. Shared full conference registrations are not permitted. To receive the early bird discount, your registration must be received on or before October 2, 2018.
*The student rate is intended to enable students to attend who wouldn't otherwise be able. To be eligible for the student rate, you need to be a current student at least part-time and cannot be working more than half-time.
Room discounts are available at the Holiday Inn across from the Xcel Center and at the St. Paul Hotel.
175 West 7th Street
St. Paul, MN 55102
>> Online reservation link
The rate is $137 per night for single/double rooms, plus tax. For reservations at the Holiday Inn, call 651-225-1515 or click the online link above. Be sure to ask for the MARRCH 2018 Conference rates when calling. This rate will be available until Sep. 28, 2018 or until the room block is filled, whichever comes first.
350 Market Street
Saint Paul, MN 55102
>> Online reservation link
Room block code: 181028MRC
The rate is $149 per night, plus tax. For reservations at the Saint Paul Hotel, call 800-292-9292 and ask for the MARRCH 2018 Conference to get the offered rate. Online reservations can be made by visiting www.saintpaulhotel.com, selecting the arrival and departure dates and entering 171029MAR as the group/block code.
Parking is available at the RiverCentre ramp, or the Holiday Inn. Please note: The RiverCentre ramp has early-bird rates.
Three full days of exhibits! For information and/or an application, call the MARRCH office at 651-290-7462 or register online.
21 CEs available, 7 are available each day of the conference. Approval for credits is pending from the following crediting bodies:
Minnesota Board of Behavior Health and Therapy (BBHT):
Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor (LADC) – Pending Approval
Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) – Pending Approval
Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor (LPCC) – Pending Approval
Minnesota Board of Psychology (BOP) – Pending Approval
Minnesota Board of Social Work (BOSW) – Pending Approval
Minnesota Board of Marriage and Family Therapy (MBMFT) – Pending Approval
Upper Midwest Indian Council on Addictive Disorders (UMICAD) – Pending Approval
The Minnesota Board of Nursing does not approve CE activities; however, nurses may apply for credits on an individual basis if the workshop criteria meet the board’s guidelines. Continuing education clock hours will be endorsed by MARRCH and certificates of attendance are provided online 30 business days after the conference.
Assessment means those procedures by which a counselor identifies and evaluates an individual’s strengths, weaknesses, problems, and needs for the development of the treatment plan.
Case Management means activities that bring services, agencies, resources, or people together within a planned framework of action toward the achievement of established goals.
Client Education means the provision of information to clients who are receiving or seeking counseling concerning alcohol and other drug abuse and the available services and resources.
Consulting with other Professionals regarding client treatment and services means communicating with other professionals in regard to client treatment and services to assure comprehensive, quality care for the client.
Counseling means the utilization of special skills to assist individuals, families, or groups in achieving objectives through exploration of a problem and its ramifications; examination of attitudes and feelings; consideration of alternative solutions; and decision making.
Crisis Intervention means those services that respond to an alcohol or other drug user’s needs during acute emotional or physical distress.
Cultural includes Men, Women, Adolescent/Child, LGBTQ, African-American, American Indian, Asian, Hispanic, Mental Health, Elderly
Treatment Planning means the process by which the counselor and the client identify and rank problems needing resolution; establish agreed upon immediate and long-term goals; and decide on a treatment process and the sources to be utilized.
With online cancellation notice received by October 5, 2018, you will receive a full refund, less a $50 administrative charge. Cancellations after October 5, 2018 are nonrefundable. Notices of cancellation must be submitted online to the MARRCH office. No-shows will not receive refunds.
Please note: Your completion of registration indicates your permission to be photographed and recorded.