Medical Social Work


Conference in the Pines



Join us for a 3 Day Conference that is both educational and relaxing. 

This year we are focusing on 

Care Across the Lifespan: Pediatrics to Gerontology 

This innovative conference seeks to promote increased knowledge for the medical social worker, while also encouraging self-care through various sessions incorporated throughout the program. 


$50 Discount

(available through May)

DATES: September 12th, 13th and 14th 

LOCATION: The Peaks Senior Living Community


Katherine Meyer, MSW, LCSW


Balance - Mental Health and Wellness, LLC


The Peaks Senior Living Community


Networking event with colleagues and sponsors  

Thursday 9/12/19 from 5:30pm - 6:30pm

Conference will include 

Cultural Diversity

Law and Ethics

Self-Care Presentations

Child/Adolescent Considerations

Millenial and Middle-Adult Considerations

Gerontology Considerations


3150 N Winding Brook Rd

Flagstaff, AZ 86001

For Directions, follow the Google link below: 

3150 N Winding Brook Rd Flagstaff, AZ 86001

2018 Conference Feedback

"Everything was wonderful!"

"All of the presentations were great! Yoga made me feel like I was floating"

"The conference was very well organized and every detail considered."

"What a beautiful location. Breathtaking."

In response to feedback about the conference, additional breaks have been included, to allow participants more time to enjoy the Northern Arizona beauty, including patios for lounging and pathways for strolling

COST: $300 for 3 Day Conference

Includes continuing education sessions, self-care opportunities and complimentary breakfast, snacks and lunch. 

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2019 Distinguished Educators: 

Matthew Dunn, MD - Pediatric Medicine

 - Family Court Coconino County

Wendy Wetzel, NP - Researcher

Katherine Meyer, MSW, LCSW

Jason Carpenter, MSW, LCSW

Keelyn Riley, MSW, LCSW

Kelly ODonnell, LCSW

Lorraine Crim, Registered Dietician

Geraldine Kinsel-Begay - Navajo Interpreter and Cultural Competency Lecturer

Balance - Mental Health and Wellness is excited to co-sponsor the 2018 conference with The Peaks Senior Living Community. 

Additionally, we are pleased to be partnering with the following community agencies: 

Comfort Keepers

Angel's Care Home Health

Ameritas Infusion 

Hospice Compassus

Nurses Network

Q Sciences

ASIS Massage School

If your agency is interested in becoming a conference sponsor, please contact us to make arrangements to include you in this event

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