In Person Trainings

Clinical Supervision Refresher Reno

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May

Attendance at the Clinical Supervision two-day training is a prerequisite. This one-day Clinical Supervision in-person training focuses on the concepts taught and standards discussed in the Clinical Supervision two-day training. Supervisors will practice 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.

UNR Redfield Campus, 18600 Wedge Parkway, Reno, NV 89511
6 CEHs

Ethics LV

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June

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.

Nevada CoOp Extension, 8050 Paradise Road, Las Vegas 89123
6 CEHs

Ethics in Reno

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June

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.

The Club at Arrow Creek, 2905 Arrowcreek Pkwy, Reno, NV 89511
6 CEHs

Clinical Supervision Refresher Reno

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August

Attendance at the Clinical Supervision two-day training is a prerequisite. This one-day Clinical Supervision in-person training focuses on the concepts taught and standards discussed in the Clinical Supervision two-day training. Supervisors will practice 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.

UNR Redfield Campus, 18600 Wedge Parkway, Reno, NV 89511
6 CEHs

Clinical Supervision for LADCs 2-day

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August

This is a 2-day workshop that will be held on August 10 & 11, 2017. Note: An LADC must be an active LADC for two years prior to taking the supervisors course, and should apply to the Board for approval. The objectives of the Advanced Clinical Supervision inperson 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.

UNR Redfield Campus, 18600 Wedge Parkway, Reno, NV 89511
12 CEHs

Brief, Solution Oriented Family Therapy 2-day LV

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August

Note: This is a 2 day workshop that will take place on August 10 and 11, 2017. Brief, Solution Oriented Family Therapy (B SOFT) has practice-based-evidence and evidence-based practice applications in Mental Health, Child Welfare and Addiction Counseling. Interventions involve identifying client strengths and eliciting goals and solutions through a clinical process that is within the scope of practice for Addiction Counselors. Counseling modality can be individual or family. Effective strategies for Mandated Clients and High-Risk, Low-Resource populations. Workshop includes counseling practice scenarios and report writing strategies.

Nevada State College, Dawson Building, Classroom 109, 1125 Nevada State Drive, Henderson, NV 89002
12 CEHs

1-Day Intensive Cognitive Behavioral Therapy

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August

In this one day Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) intensive you will learn about how CBT came about, and learn the basics of the specific types of CBT including Exposure Therapy, Cognitive Processing Therapy, Dialectical Behavior Therapy and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy. The majority of the workshop will give you a deeper view of the common skills that are a part of every CBT: • Assessment/Evaluation • Identifying Automatic Thoughts • Identifying Emotions • Evaluating and responding to Automatic Thoughts • Use of Homework—Increasing Adherence • Generalization/maintenance • Homework and Tracking Paper vs Computer • Chain-analysis • Diary Cards • There’s an App for That!

UNR Redfield Campus, 18600 Wedge Parkway, Reno, NV 89511
6 CEHs

1-Day Intensive Cognitive Behavioral Therapy LV

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August

In this one day Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) intensive you will learn about how CBT came about, and learn the basics of the specific types of CBT including Exposure Therapy, Cognitive Processing Therapy, Dialectical Behavior Therapy and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy. The majority of the workshop will give you a deeper view of the common skills that are a part of every CBT: • Assessment/Evaluation • Identifying Automatic Thoughts • Identifying Emotions • Evaluating and responding to Automatic Thoughts • Use of Homework—Increasing Adherence • Generalization/maintenance • Homework and Tracking Paper vs Computer • Chain-analysis • Diary Cards • There’s an App for That!

Nevada CoOp Extension, 8050 Paradise Road, Las Vegas 89123
6 CEHs

Brief, Solution Oriented Family Therapy 2-day

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August

Note: This is a two-day workshop that will take place on August 21 & 22, 2017. Brief, Solution Oriented Family Therapy (B SOFT) has practice-based-evidence and evidence-based practice applications in Mental Health, Child Welfare and Addiction Counseling. Interventions involve identifying client strengths and eliciting goals and solutions through a clinical process that is within the scope of practice for Addiction Counselors. Counseling modality can be individual or family. Effective strategies for Mandated Clients and High-Risk, Low-Resource populations. Workshop includes counseling practice scenarios and report writing strategies.

Reno, NV
12 CEHs

Clinical Supervision Refresher LV

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August

Attendance at the Clinical Supervision two-day training is a prerequisite. This one-day Clinical Supervision in-person training focuses on the concepts taught and standards discussed in the Clinical Supervision two-day training. Supervisors will practice 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.

Nevada State College, Dawson Building, Classroom 109, 1125 Nevada State Drive, Henderson, NV 89002
6 CEHs

Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs)

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September

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UNR Redfield Campus, 18600 Wedge Parkway, Reno, NV 89511
6 CEHs

Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs)

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September

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Nevada State College, Dawson Building, Classroom 109, 1125 Nevada State Drive, Henderson, NV 89002
6 CEHs

Clinical Supervision for LADCs 2-day

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September

Note: This is a 2-day workshop that will take place on September 21 & 22, 2017. Note: An LADC must be an active LADC for two years prior to taking the supervisors course, and should apply to the Board for approval. The objectives of the Advanced Clinical Supervision inperson 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 •

Nevada CoOp Extension, 8050 Paradise Road, Las Vegas 89123
12 CEHs

Advanced Ethics Applications for Clinicians and Supervisors

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October

Statutory, administrative and ethical standards along with best practice applications for Alcohol and Drug, MFT, and Social Work supervisors and practitioners will be summarized. We'll review mandated reporting requirements, introduce ideas for enhancing cooperation with court ordered clients, and look at applications to enhance the client alliance and improve outcomes. Scenarios with legal and ethical breaches involving both supervisors and clinicians will be discussed and processed.

Nevada CoOp Extension, 8050 Paradise Road, Las Vegas 89123
6 CEHs

Advanced Ethics Applications for Clinicians and Supervisors

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October

Statutory, administrative and ethical standards along with best practice applications for Alcohol and Drug, MFT, and Social Work supervisors and practitioners will be summarized. We'll review mandated reporting requirements, introduce ideas for enhancing cooperation with court ordered clients, and look at applications to enhance the client alliance and improve outcomes. Scenarios with legal and ethical breaches involving both supervisors and clinicians will be discussed and processed.

UNR Redfield Campus, 18600 Wedge Parkway, Reno, NV 89511
6 CEHs

Sexual Health In Recovery

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October

In this workshop we’ll explore how healthy sexuality and its underlying principles relate to the client’s recovery. We’ll also discuss how people in recovery have may have masked or created problems by their drug and alcohol use, and that for many clients sexual health will be a critical part of their treatment and relapse prevention. Finally we’ll look at exercises to use with the client, and discuss how to combine the exercises with skills such as motivational interviewing to help our clients set sexual health treatment goals as a part of recovery. Note: American Association of Sexuality Educators, Counselors and Therapists (AASECT) credits will be available for this workshop.

UNR Redfield Campus, 18600 Wedge Parkway, Reno, NV 89511
6 CEHs

Trauma Informed Response to Sexual Assault

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November

This workshop will look at effective responses to sexual assault, taking into consideration the emotional and physical reactions the client may have to the assault. At the conclusion of the workshop, participants will be able to: understand the victim centered approach, learn alternative reporting options, review Forensic Experiential Trauma Interview (FETI) techniques, gain knowledge of serial perpetration. This training is appropriate for substance abuse counselors, MFTs, social workers, nurses and other behavioral health practitioners.

UNR Redfield Campus, 18600 Wedge Parkway, Reno, NV 89511
6 CEHs

Sexual Health in Recovery

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November

In this workshop we’ll explore how healthy sexuality and its underlying principles relate to the client’s recovery. We’ll also discuss how people in recovery have may have masked or created problems by their drug and alcohol use, and that for many clients sexual health will be a critical part of their treatment and relapse prevention. Finally we’ll look at exercises to use with the client, and discuss how to combine the exercises with skills such as motivational interviewing to help our clients set sexual health treatment goals as a part of recovery. Note: American Association of Sexuality Educators, Counselors and Therapists (AASECT) credits will be available for this workshop.

Nevada State College, Dawson Building, Classroom 109, 1125 Nevada State Drive, Henderson, NV 89002
6 CEHs

Confidentiality and HIPAA

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November

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 training, participants will: understand the proper consent for release of information, be aware of the procedure to respond to a subpoena, ​and understand the important exceptions to the rules. Additionally LADC counselors, social workers and other professionals will understand how to apply their organization’s policy as well as individual policy in their practice.

Nevada CoOp Extension, 8050 Paradise Road, Las Vegas 89123
6 CEHs

DSM-5 Half-Day LV

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November

The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM) 5 is the standard classification of mental disorders used by mental health professionals in the United States. It is essential that all clinicians become proficient in the use of this critical guide. At the conclusion of the workshop participants will have a working knowledge of: • Case Formulation • Criterion for Clinical Significance • Diagnostic Criteria and Descriptors • Subtypes and Specifiers • Principle Diagnosis • Provisional Diagnosis • Coding and Reporting Procedures • Highlights of Changes from DSM-IV to DSM-5 • Overview of Disorders in theDSM-5 with a focus on Substance-Related and Addictive Disorders, but will also discuss differential diagnosis with other psychiatric disorders in the manual.

Las Vegas, NV
3 CEHs

ASAM Half-Day LV

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November

Managed care companies, treatment providers, and program evaluators use patient placement criteria to ensure that clients are placed in the appropriate level of care. By the end of the workshop, participants will: - become familiar with the patient placement criteria for clients with substance use disorders, adopted by the American Society of Addiction Medicine 3rd Edition. - Review admission, continued service and transfer/discharge criteria for both adults and adolescents. - Apply placement principles through case studies and in class discussion. This workshop is appropriate for; addiction counselors (especially individuals preparing for the oral licensure or certification exam), social workers, marriage and family therapists and probation/parole officers. No prior background in ASAM Criteria is required.

Las Vegas, NV
3 CEHs

DSM-5 Half-Day

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November

The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM) 5 is the standard classification of mental disorders used by mental health professionals in the United States. It is essential that all clinicians become proficient in the use of this critical guide. At the conclusion of the workshop participants will have a working knowledge of: • Case Formulation • Criterion for Clinical Significance • Diagnostic Criteria and Descriptors • Subtypes and Specifiers • Principle Diagnosis • Provisional Diagnosis • Coding and Reporting Procedures • Highlights of Changes from DSM-IV to DSM-5 • Overview of Disorders in theDSM-5 with a focus on Substance-Related and Addictive Disorders, but will also discuss differential diagnosis with other psychiatric disorders in the manual.

Reno, NV
3 CEHs

ASAM Half-Day

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November

Managed care companies, treatment providers, and program evaluators use patient placement criteria to ensure that clients are placed in the appropriate level of care. By the end of the workshop, participants will: - become familiar with the patient placement criteria for clients with substance use disorders, adopted by the American Society of Addiction Medicine 3rd Edition. - Review admission, continued service and transfer/discharge criteria for both adults and adolescents. - Apply placement principles through case studies and in class discussion. This workshop is appropriate for; addiction counselors (especially individuals preparing for the oral licensure or certification exam), social workers, marriage and family therapists and probation/parole officers. No prior background in ASAM Criteria is required.

Reno, NV
3 CEHs

Confidentiality and HIPAA

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November

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 training, participants will: understand the proper consent for release of information, be aware of the procedure to respond to a subpoena, ​and understand the important exceptions to the rules. Additionally LADC counselors, social workers and other professionals will understand how to apply their organization’s policy as well as individual policy in their practice.

UNR Redfield Campus, 18600 Wedge Parkway, Reno, NV 89511
6 CEHs

Motivational Interviewing Advanced 1-Day

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December

This one-day Advanced Motivational Interviewing training will provide participants with the opportunity to continue building upon the MI skills covered in the Introduction to MI course. The course will pay particular attention to using MI micro-skills and strategies to elicit change talk and reinforce client commitment. The training will be highly interactive and include several opportunities for practice. At the end of the training participants will be able to: Demonstrate 2-3 strategies for eliciting change talk; Identify change talk and reinforce it through the strategic use of the OARS; Explore goals and values with clients in a way that will enhance motivation for change; Identify ways to use Motivational Interviewing in a group setting; and Conduct a MI change planning session.

UNR Redfield Campus, 18600 Wedge Parkway, Reno, NV 89511
6 CEHs

Motivational Interviewing Advanced 1-Day LV

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December

This one-day Advanced Motivational Interviewing training will provide participants with the opportunity to continue building upon the MI skills covered in the Introduction to MI course. The course will pay particular attention to using MI micro-skills and strategies to elicit change talk and reinforce client commitment. The training will be highly interactive and include several opportunities for practice. At the end of the training participants will be able to: Demonstrate 2-3 strategies for eliciting change talk; Identify change talk and reinforce it through the strategic use of the OARS; Explore goals and values with clients in a way that will enhance motivation for change; Identify ways to use Motivational Interviewing in a group setting; and Conduct a MI change planning session.

Nevada CoOp Extension, 8050 Paradise Road, Las Vegas 89123
6 CEHs