Webinar Trainings

Clinical Supervision Refresher For Nevada Clinicians

Webinar

12

March

This 6 hour Clinical Supervision refresher webinar includes a three-hour, self-paced pre-homework assignment and three hours of live online learning for a total of 6 CEUs. The training focuses on the concepts taught and standards discussed in the Clinical Supervision initial 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. It is very interactive and heavy on case scenarios and ethics. Important Notes: This webinar is intended for existing Clinical Supervisors in Nevada seeking to renew their license. Clinicians looking to become a new Clinical Supervisor in Nevada should register for the Clinical Supervision for Alcohol and Drug Counselors ONLINE February 2 - March 9, 2021 at https://training.casat.org/products/1387. This course includes three-hour pre-homework assignment which will be sent by email upon registration. The pre-homework assignment must be completed prior to the live webinar on March 12, 2021.

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Neuroscience of Substance Use Disorders/What is an OUD

Webinar

12

March

The last twenty years produced a clearer understanding about substance use disorders and how the brain impacts human behavior and decision-making. This training summarizes the most current neuroscientific research about substance use disorders - research that explains how the brain constructs pleasurable experiences, what happens when this process goes wrong, and why this can have a dramatic impact in our ability to make proper choices and experience lasting recovery. Course Outline: The Disease Model related to substance use, the progression of the Disease related to a person, Neuroscience: The Current, Working Theories of problem use and Evidence Based Treatment approaches related to substance use.

Online
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Advanced Ethics in Clinical Practice

Webinar

08

April

Statutory, administrative and ethical standards along with best practice applications for Alcohol and Drug, MFT, CPC, and LCSW interns, supervisors and practitioners will be summarized and illustrated. Mandated reporting requirements; ideas for enhancing cooperation with and motivating skeptical, challenging, court ordered or coerced clients; applications to create and strengthen the client alliance and improve outcomes; and, updated practice, reporting and informed consent standards will be covered. Scenarios to illustrate legal and ethical breaches involving supervisors, clinicians and interns will be read and processed. MultiCultural competency and working effectively with a diversity of client populations will be defined, discussed and then illustrated through verbatim client stories.

Online
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Cultural Competency for Counselors & Professional Helpers

Webinar

09

April

This workshop will invite helpers to explore current best practices related to cultural competency and multicultural counseling. Workshop topics will focus on helping providers promote self-awareness, adhere to ethical standards of care, and enhance relationships and professional work with clients, supervisors, and supervisees.

Online
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Confidentiality & Privacy for Behavioral Health Providers

Webinar

19

April

The webinar will cover Federal Drug and Alcohol Confidentiality Law (42 CFR Part 2) and the Health Insurance Portability And Accountability Act (HIPAA). The training will provide information on which programs must comply with Federal Privacy Laws and under which circumstances, and to understand the interplay between the Federal Laws Governing Confidentiality Substance Use Treatment Patient Records and the Health the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA). Additionally, Nevada specific Privacy Laws will be explored and reviewed in light of Federal Privacy requirements. Finally, a summary of recent revisions to the Federal Laws will be reviewed.

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Medication Assisted Treatment Overview

Webinar

26

May

Medication Assisted Treatment is now considered the gold standard for treating Opioid Use Disorders. This training will provide an overview of medication assisted treatment. The myths and facts surrounding MAT will be discussed. Information will be given on the pros and cons of using medication in treatment. Participants will learn about the three medications commonly used to treat Opioid Use Disorders. Attendees will know when and how to refer someone to treatment. Resources for getting more information and assistance will be provided.

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Golden Thread Webinar Series

Webinar

01

June

Clear and concise clinical documentation is an essential component of the treatment of mental health and substance use disorders. This training will provide participants with an understanding of the “Golden Thread” concept of clinical documentation, and the skills to apply it to assessments, treatment plans, progress notes, continued assessment reviews and discharge summaries. Application of this concept can not only improve documentation, but can lead to a more client-centered and clinically-driven approach to care. Note: This this 10 hour online webinar series will take place over five consecutive weeks, every Tuesday from 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM.

Online
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Motivational Interviewing Online Series

Webinar

04

June

This 12 hour online webinar series will take place over four concsecutive weeks and will introduce participants to the theory, spirit, four processes, and key strategies of Motivational Interviewing (MI). Particular attention will be paid to using a couple of the MI basic skills and will discuss ways to support clients in identifying and reaching their goals. Participants will have some opportunities for practice and skills development through the use of role-plays, real-plays, and interactive group exercises. Video and live demonstrations may be used to enhance the learning process. The training will be highly interactive and include several opportunities for practice.

Online
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Addiction Among the Aging

Webinar

15

June

Addictions among the aging are a serious public health concern often referred to as an “Invisible Epidemic.” Too often warning signs of addiction are misinterpreted as signs of aging or other age-related conditions. This webinar series will provide you with the fundamentals necessary to serve your elder clients. Note: This webinar takes place over 2 days, June 15, 2021 and June 16, 2021 from 8:00 am - 11:00 am (PST).

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