Frequently Asked Questions

Q: I am not a clinician. Can I sign up for this training conference?
A: Yes, this conference is open to everyone. We welcome consumers, family members and community people who are interested in mental health issues among Asian Americans.

Q: If I work for another county department or non-DMH contracted agency, can I attend the conference?
A: Yes, we welcome you to sign up for this conference (at the regular rate).

Q: I am a MSW/MFT Intern and I am currently accruing hours for my LCSW/LMFT.  Can I register as a trainee/student?
A: Trainee/Student rate applies only to people who work as a student intern or who are in school (school .edu email address is required for verification purpose). If you have a master’s degree and are currently employed, the regular rate will be applied.

Q: Can I pay my registration fee online?
A: Yes, starting from this year’s conference (2019), we accept online payment through Eventbrite.

Q: Do I need to get my supervisor’s approval for registration?
A: If you are DMH employee, DMH Contacted providers or CalWORKs employee, you need to notify your supervisor before registrering the conference. However, you don’t need to obtain supervisor’s signature.

Q: If I am a psychtech or a recreational therapist, am I qualified for continuing education credits?
A: We can issue CEU certificate if you request, psychtech is allowed to use the BRN (Nursing Board) for credit and we are accredited by BRN to offer CEU. However, we encourage you to check with your licensing board to make sure you will get CEU credits.

Q: I cannot stay the whole day. Can I get partial credits if I leave the training early?
A: Yes, you are allowed to get partial credits. You have to stay in the conference all day to get six CEU credits. Physicians and psychiatrists are allowed to get partial credits, too.

Q: I registered early with the discounted rate, but I can’t go. Can get refund? 
A: Refund is available if you cancel your registration up to 7 days before the conference date.

If you have any other questions regarding conference registration, please send your inquiry to the emails addresses on our annual conference flyer/brochure.

Updated on August 14, 2019