Kodiak Classroom Learning

To register for the above classes please email Beth Dunlap@registrar@sthermanseminary.org or phone 907-563-9202


All classes will be held at :
St. Herman's Seminary
414 Mission Rd
Kodiak, AK 99615
Introduction 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 hours
Date: May 14- 15, 2018
Time: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Instructor: Gloria Eldridge, Ph.D
Cost: $70.00

Crisis Intervention
An introduction to foundational and practice information about general crisis events, such as medical, violence, depression, relapse, job loss/financial problems, death, serious personal illness, and loss of a relationship.
Hours: 8 hours
Date: May 16, 2018
Time: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Instructor: Marian Okitkun, RN, BSN, MPH
Cost: $35.00
Introduction to Addictive Behavior
This course will provide an overview of substance use disorders/addiction from etiology to treatment. The course will focus on CSAT’s model of addiction that looks at how the brain and body responds even before exposure to the object of addiction. The course will also cover the effects of drugs on the brain – both long and short term, pharmacotherapy, triggers, craving, and recovery issues.
Hours: 8 hours
Date: May 17, 2018
Time: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Instructor: Janet M Carter, M.Ed
Cost: $35.00
Prevention and Community Development
This course will provide foundational philosophy and practice information on community readiness and key issue evaluation for developing effective community-based prevention plans. Prevention (universal, selected, indicated) plan development will focus on strategies, including environmental strategies, that are appropriate to and compatible with community characteristics. Applied exercises will help students practice evaluating and developing various prevention efforts targeting behavioral health issues.
Hours: 8 hours
Date: May 18, 2018
Time: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Instructor: Janet M Carter, M. Ed
Cost: $35.00