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Co-Occurring Disorder
This course will provide information on mental health issues, such as anxiety, mood, personality, phobic, post-traumatic stress, and thought disorders. Students will develop a basic understanding of how mental health disorders, substance use disorders, and other related conditions can exist in combination and how they affect treatment service. Students will also receive information about potential causes and origins of these disorders, along with client perspectives of symptoms and limitations. Applied exercises will help students practice their developing skills associated with identifying and describing these disorders.
Hours: 16
Date: April 27-28, 2020
Time: 8:30 am -5:00 pm
Instructor: Paul Hunziker, MA, LMFT, MAC, CDP
Cost: $70.00
Ethics
This course will introduce students to various codes of ethics with focus on the behavioral health/substance abuse code. The issue of professional boundaries will be covered in depth. Applied exercises and discussion will assist students in practicing identification of potential ethical issues, and providing client services.
Hours: 4
Date: April 29, 2020
Time: 8:00 am 12:00 pm
Instructor: Debbie Emery, MSW, MPA
Cost: $35.00
Confidentiality
This course will provide information on the federal requirements of 42 CFR part 2, and HIPAA regarding client confidentiality and protection of client confidential information in behavioral health counseling. Students will discuss handling various confidential issues that may arise in the behavioral health field.
Date: April 29, 2020
Time: 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Instructor: Debbie Emery, MSW, MPA
Cost: $35.00
Family Violence
Domestic violence and chemical dependency 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: April30, 2020
Time: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Instructor: Debbie Emery, MSW, MPA
Cost: $35.00
ASAM
This course will present the information on the use of ASAM criteria. The course will provide information regarding evaluating behavioral health disorders and issues using the six assessment dimensions, as they relate to the levels of care. Participants will be provided guidance in evaluation of client risk and/or severity associated with the six ASAM Dimensions. Application exercises will use case examples for practicing client placement recommendations based on the levels of care.

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Hours: 8
Date: May 20, 2020
Time: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Instructor: Janet M Carter, M. Ed
Cost: $35.00
Cross Cultural Diversity
This course will provide information regarding working with clients of different ethnic or racial heritage, age, gender, or life style. Students will be introduced to beliefs, attitudes, knowledge and skills generally maintained by the multi-culturally effective counselor. Applied exercises will help students practice their developing skills associated with respectfully gathering information about the client’s background.
Hours: 8
Date: May 21, 2020
Instructor: Janet M Carter, M. Ed
Time: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Cost: $35.00
Registration and location information TBA