Suicide Assessment for Adolescent and Juvenile Populations
In the Surgeon General’s 2012 National Strategy for Suicide Prevention: Goals and Objectives for Action she emphasized the importance of instituting “training for all health, mental health, substance abuse and human services professionals concerning suicide risk assessment and recognition, treatment, management, and aftercare interventions.” This workshop is designed to provide a greater understanding of suicide. Objectives: define basic terms related to suicidality; be familiar with suicide-related statistics; describe the phenomenology of suicide; demonstrate understanding of risk and protective factors; understand the link between mental health and substance use diagnoses and suicide; screening questions. The training will focus on the juvenile and adolescent age population.
C-Occurring Disorders for Rural Clinics
Co-Occurring Disorders: In in this workshop an introduction of co-occurring disorders, the prevalence and demographics, the types of disorders that are more frequently co-occurring with Substance Use Disorders, and how to screen and assess for co-occurring disorders. The workshop will conclude with treatment approaches, challenges and the importance of integrated treatment.
Cultural Diversity in Native American Country: Addiction, Tra...
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.
Compassion Fatigue for Community Health Workers and Peer Supp...
Participants will identify the symptoms of burn-out, compassion fatigue, and secondary trauma, assess personal functioning, and review self-care skills to en...
Minority Mental Health: The Disconnect
The webinar will discuss the disconnect between minority group (African Americans) and mental health services and how to bridge the gap to better serve them.