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Upcoming Trainings

6 CEHs
In Person Training
Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
Location: UNR Cooperative Extension Southern Area, 8050 Paradise Road, Las Vegas 89123
4/22/2019

Trauma Informed Care is a necessary skill set for clinicians of every licensing level and administrators across the mental health spectrum. This workshop will help attendees to understand how patients are impacted by prior trauma no matter how they present for treatment, learn the gender discrepancies in trauma, outline service necessities for trauma survivors, explore some program examples, and review ethical considerations for clinicians. Each participant should gain a more focused and systematic approach to assessing need and providing more sensitive trauma-informed care.

Trauma Informed Care is a necessary skill set for clinicians of every licensing level and administrators across the mental health spectrum. This workshop will help attendees to understand how patients are impacted by prior trauma no matter how they present for treatment, learn the gender discrepancies in trauma, outline service necessities for trauma survivors, explore some program examples, and review ethical considerations for clinicians. Each participant should gain a more focused and systematic approach to assessing need and providing more sensitive trauma-informed care.

3 CEHs
Webinar
Sustaining Healthy Remission with Co-occurring Disorders for Rural Clinics
Location: Online
4/24/2019

This training examines co-occurring disorders and their relationship to relapse with substance use disorders (SUDS), provides insights for novice as well as seasoned counselors, and offers evidenced-based approaches to relapse prevention, or “recurrence of acuity” in the emerging medical paradigm. According to ASAM, “Addiction is a primary, chronic disease of brain reward, motivation, memory, and related circuitry.”

This training examines co-occurring disorders and their relationship to relapse with substance use disorders (SUDS), provides insights for novice as well as seasoned counselors, and offers evidenced-based approaches to relapse prevention, or “recurrence of acuity” in the emerging medical paradigm. According to ASAM, “Addiction is a primary, chronic disease of brain reward, motivation, memory, and related circuitry.”

3 CEHs
Webinar
Cultural Diversity in Native American Country: Addiction, Trauma, and Sexual Violence
Location: Online
5/1/2019

This webinar will discuss cultural diversity in Native Country and will address gambling, drugs, alcohol, and other addictions from a historical and clinical perspective. Clinical issues concerning generational trauma and behavior that have a large impact on sexual violence and trauma that have been suppressed by all genders. Additional focus will be on the current #MeToo movement and identifying ways to create solutions and strengthen advocacy. Note: This training has been approved for Domestic Violence CEUs by the Division of Public and Behavioral Health Bureau of Health Care Quality and Compliance.

This webinar will discuss cultural diversity in Native Country and will address gambling, drugs, alcohol, and other addictions from a historical and clinical perspective. Clinical issues concerning generational trauma and behavior that have a large impact on sexual violence and trauma that have been suppressed by all genders. Additional focus will be on the current #MeToo movement and identifying ways to create solutions and strengthen advocacy. Note: This training has been approved for Domestic Violence CEUs by the Division of Public and Behavioral Health Bureau of Health Care Quality and Compliance.

Highlighted Resources

12 CEHs
In Person Training
Clinical Supervision for Alcohol and Drug Counselors 2-day
Location: UNR Redfield Campus, 18600 Wedge Parkway, Reno, NV 89511
5/30/2019

The objectives of the Advanced Clinical Supervision in-person training includes facilitating the development of a personal model of supervision and practicing skills to help shape the delivery of high quality, effective clinical services to those seeking assistance for substance use disorders. This training is aimed at preparing clinical supervisors to observe job performance, provide feedback and coaching, prioritize learning needs, develop achievable learning objectives, and continue monitoring performance to assess effectiveness. Examples of key topics/concepts discussed are: • The scope of clinical supervision, the supervisory relationship • Applying theoretical models to clinical supervision • Observation formats and methods, how to review tapes • Counselor assessment and goal development, developing your own model • Cultural considerations, including agency culture considerations • Discussion/review of TAP 21A competencies • Requirements, regulations, and legal aspects of supervision • Social Media. *Participants will receive 12 credits for attending BOTH days.

The objectives of the Advanced Clinical Supervision in-person training includes facilitating the development of a personal model of supervision and practicing skills to help shape the delivery of high quality, effective clinical services to those seeking assistance for substance use disorders. This training is aimed at preparing clinical supervisors to observe job performance, provide feedback and coaching, prioritize learning needs, develop achievable learning objectives, and continue monitoring performance to assess effectiveness. Examples of key topics/concepts discussed are: • The scope of clinical supervision, the supervisory relationship • Applying theoretical models to clinical supervision • Observation formats and methods, how to review tapes • Counselor assessment and goal development, developing your own model • Cultural considerations, including agency culture considerations • Discussion/review of TAP 21A competencies • Requirements, regulations, and legal aspects of supervision • Social Media. *Participants will receive 12 credits for attending BOTH days.

3 CEHs
In Person Training
Confidentiality and HIPAA
Location: UNR Redfield Campus, 18600 Wedge Parkway, Reno, NV 89511
5/10/2019

This workshop will cover federal and Nevada​ specific rules of confidentiality with an emphasis on practical solutions to real problems. ​By the end of this ...

This workshop will cover federal and Nevada​ specific rules of confidentiality with an emphasis on practical solutions to real problems. ​By the end of this ...

4 CEHs
Online Video
Ethics (cc)
Location: Online
Anytime

Behavioral health professionals face many different and complex ethical issues. Concerns regarding dual relationship, scope of practice, professional conduct, mandatory reporting and other ethical issues frequently arise. In this course, these ethical issues will be discussed in the context of the ethical standards in the Nevada Administrative Code (NAC) 641C, AAMFT Code of Ethics and NASW Code of Ethics. The techniques and principles presented in this workshop will benefit social workers, counselors and other behavioral health practitioners. Note: This workshop is pending approval by the State of Nevada Board of Psychological Examiners for 6 hours of continuing education.

Behavioral health professionals face many different and complex ethical issues. Concerns regarding dual relationship, scope of practice, professional conduct, mandatory reporting and other ethical issues frequently arise. In this course, these ethical issues will be discussed in the context of the ethical standards in the Nevada Administrative Code (NAC) 641C, AAMFT Code of Ethics and NASW Code of Ethics. The techniques and principles presented in this workshop will benefit social workers, counselors and other behavioral health practitioners. Note: This workshop is pending approval by the State of Nevada Board of Psychological Examiners for 6 hours of continuing education.