Fairbanks Classroom Learning

Personality Disorders and Substance Use Disorders
This course will review the characteristics of the 10 DSM V personality disorders and address those disorders that are statistically present in persons with substance use disorder issues. Treatment implications will be discussed as they relate to building therapeutic relationship and adjusting treatment modalities to address the course of treatment.
Hours: 8
Date: May 2, 2018
Time: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Instructor: Debbie Emery, MSW, MPA
Cost: $35.00
Family Violence & Substance Use Disorders
Domestic violence and substance use disorders are progressive, chronic, and potentially lethal conditions. This class will focus on the two interactive cycles, responses from victims and perpetrators, resistance factors, and roadblocks to change. Strategies for unraveling and identifying treatment issues and networking protocols will be addressed.
Hours: 8
Date: May 3, 2018
Time: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Instructor: Debbie Emery, MSW, MPA
Cost: $35.00
Community Resource & Case Management
Trainees are provided with foundational and practice information on identification and use of available community resources (local, regional, statewide) for coordinating services and case management. They will be provided with general guidance on making referrals to other treatment and community-based services. Through applied exercises they will learn to identify an devaluate the appropriateness of potential resources, as well as how to help clients access them. Emphasis will be placed on creative use of various comminuty resources and provision of case management. Procedures for appropriate exchange of information will be reviewed.
Hours: 8
Date: May 4, 2018
Time: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Instructor: Debbie Emery, MSW, MPA
Cost: $35.00
All classes will be held at Wedgewood Resort
212 Wedgewood Dr
Fairbanks, AK
GAZEBO ROOM
Motivational Interviewing
This course will introduce students to the theory, spirit, principles, and the strategies of motivational interviewing. Students will have an opportunity for practice and skills development through the use of role-plays, and interactive group exercises. The role plays and group exercise will enhance student skills in establishing rapport, eliciting change talk, and establishing language from the client.
Hours: 16
Date: May 24-25, 2018
Time: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Instructor: James Fitterling, Ph.D
Cost: $70.00
All classes will be held at Wedgewood Resort
212 Wedgewood Dr
Fairbanks, AK
BOREALIS ROOM
To register for the above classes, please email or call Valerie at 907-452-8251 ext 3568 or email: Valerie.derendoff@tananachiefs.org