Fairbanks Classroom Learning

Intro to Client Centered Counseling

This course will provide information on the characteristics of the effective counselor, establishing a counseling relationship, and defining counselor and client roles. Through applied exercises students will be introduced to the practice of the client-centered approach, using communication skills such as listening, attending, reflection, paraphrasing, and summarizing.
Hours: 16 CEU
Date:: October 25-26, 2018
Time: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Instructor: Gloria Eldridge
Cost: $70.00
Classes to be held:
Family Centered Services of Alaska
Residential Treatment Center
Training Room
3101 Lathrop St.
Fairbanks, AK 99701

To register, please call or email Shannon at 907-459-4700 or email sboyle@fcsa-ak.com


Drawing from SAMHSA's 52, this course is designed to increase understanding and skill in assessing counselors in substance use treatment settings and building learning plans to guide their continued professional growth and development. It emphasizes the importance of structure and the collaborative teaching and mentoring aspects of clinical supervision. The basis for evaluation are SAMHSA's TAP 21 Addiction Counseling Competencies and Performance Assessment Rubics for the Addiction Counseling Competencies. The content is generalizable to mental health and other settings. Experiential activities will enhance understanding of a)culture in supervision, b)methods of observation, c) performance evaluations, d) negotiation of learning plans, and e) structuring of supervisory interviews.
Hours: 16 CEU
Time: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Date: December 4-5, 2018
Instructor: Janet M Carter, M.Ed
Cost: $70.00
Location: TBA
To register for this class, please call or email Irma Hodges @ 907-452-6251 ext. 6441 or email ihodges@fairbanksnative.org

Location to be announced