Motivational Interviewing

Motivational Interviewing (MI) is an effective communication tool to help people living with mental illness, addictions, and other chronic conditions make positive behavioral changes to support their overall health. Based on four fundamental processes — engaging, focusing, evoking, and planning — it provides a framework for creating a dialogue about behavior change. Topics in this training will include: Readiness for change & MI spirit Open ended questions, Affirmations, Reflections, Summaries Scenario discussion, Q&A Change talk… Read more »

Motivational Interviewing

Motivational Interviewing (MI) is an effective communication tool to help people living with mental illness, addictions, and other chronic conditions make positive behavioral changes to support their overall health. Based on four fundamental processes — engaging, focusing, evoking, and planning — it provides a framework for creating a dialogue about behavior change. Topics in this training will include: Readiness for change & MI spirit Open ended questions, Affirmations, Reflections, Summaries Scenario discussion, Q&A Change talk… Read more »

Motivational Interviewing

Motivational Interviewing (MI) is an effective communication tool to help people living with mental illness, addictions, and other chronic conditions make positive behavioral changes to support their overall health. Based on four fundamental processes — engaging, focusing, evoking, and planning — it provides a framework for creating a dialogue about behavior change. Topics in this training will include: Readiness for change & MI spirit Open ended questions, Affirmations, Reflections, Summaries Scenario discussion, Q&A Change talk… Read more »

Effective Client and Family Engagement: Working With Resistive Clients

The ability to effectively engage clients who display resistive behaviors is a core skill for clinical staff and supervisors to continually examine in order to maximize desired client outcomes.  This training will provide an opportunity for attendees to learn the array of factors that underlie resistive behaviors in clients and families as well as to perform reflective practice techniques to enhance their ability to effectively engage those in need of service.  Issues of countertransference in… Read more »

Trauma and Resilience Training: Part 1

This one-day training on trauma and resilience for trauma survivors and those working with survivors provides a solid grounding in the cutting-edge science behind trauma and resilience as applied through survivor wisdom and insight. Presented by Echotraining.org. Register here. CREDITS/CERTIFICATION:A total of 6 CEUs are available for an additional $30 COST: Early Bird: $95Standard: $125Group rate: $75/ pp (minimum of 3 to qualify)

You’re Thinking About Addiction and Choice All Wrong

Attendees will gain insight into the causal factors and neurobiology of addiction – simplistic models to understand addiction as part of a complex, organic system. These insights will allow for better one-on-one counseling as well as program design. This course is presented by foundationsrecoverynetwork.com and has been approved by NACCME, LLC, as a NAADAC Approved Education Provider, for educational credits. To register: https://www.foundationsrecoverynetwork.com/for-professionals/educational-webinar-series/youre-thinking-about-addiction-and-choice-all-wrong/

Developing Your Own WRAP

This online course is for anyone who wants to learn about the WRAP® and begin to incorporate it into their life to improve personal wellness and achieve an improved quality of life. This workshop is designed to be highly interactive and encourage participation and sharing from all who attend. This workshop also lays a broad foundation for building a peer workforce. In order to receive a certificate you must attend 4 sessions and complete all… Read more »

How to Help Families Struggling with Teen Substance Use

When a young person develops a substance use problem, parents and other family members tend to cope by adopting unhealthy behaviors such as keeping secrets or finding scapegoats. Join counselor Kate Roselle to examine how to help the families you serve when adolescent substance use is in the picture. Whether services are delivered in-person or virtually, Roselle will share important insights and practical strategies for working with families. This free webinar is presented by the… Read more »

Treating an Epidemic Amid a Pandemic: Virtual Care for Addiction

At the onset of the COVID-19 outbreak, Hazelden Betty Ford transitioned more than 1,500 patients into virtual services within one week’s time. In this free webinar, two of the leaders responsible for that historic pivot will share what they learned from the experience, why virtual care for substance use disorders (SUDs) and other mental health issues is here to stay, and how there tele-health services will continue to evolve. This webinar is presented by The… Read more »

Granite Youth UP Conference

Q & A With Kevin Hines At the age of 19, Kevin was diagnosed with bipolar disorder. Two years later he attempted to take his life by jumping from the Golden Gate Bridge. Today, Kevin dedicates his life to saving the lives of others and encouraging them to seek help. By sharing his story, he continues to spread empathy and bring a message of hope. Hear his story. Connect with your peers. Find out how… Read more »