Zoom Learning

Clinical Supervision 2


This course builds upon “Clinical Supervision 1,” taking participants to the next level in supervisory skill development. Participants will review CS1 skills and add a conceptual framework and practice in correcting counselor performance problems. Frequently occurring ethical dilemmas in supervision are reviewed and participants practice a model for ethical decision making.
CEU: 15 hrs
April 13-14, 2021
Time: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Instructor: Paul Hunziker, MA, LMFT, MAC, CDP
Cost: $70.00

Motivational Interviewing and Treatment Planning


This course focuses on the importance of language and words we use with clients and colleagues to create an accepting and compassionate treatment experience. participants will recognize characteristics of a program-driven ("old method") versus an individualized treatment plan ("new methods"). Participants will gain understanding about how to formulate treatment plans and how to develop: goals based on client needs, objectives based on goals, and interventions based on objectives.
CEU: 8 hrs
April 21, 2021
Time: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Instructor: Paul Hunziker, MA, LMFT, MAC, CDP
Cost: $35.00

Co-Occurring Disorders


This course will present information on the use of ASAM criteria. The course will provide information regarding evaluating behavioral health disorders and issues using six assessment dimensions, and how 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 level of care.
CEU: 16 hrs
April 22-23, 2021
Time: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Instructor: Gloria Eldridge, Ph.D
Cost: $70.00

Combining Motivational Interviewing and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy


NOTE THIS COURSE IS ADVANCE TRAINING AND DOES NOT TEACH CBT OR MI FUNDAMENTALS.


Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Motivational Interviewing (MI) are two very different ways of approaching problems addressed in clinical settings. However CBT and MI can complement each other when working with people with a wide variety of behaviorally oriented challenges. This training is intended to help participants identify and practice ways of combining the two treatment strategies.
CEU: 16 hrs
April 22-23, 2021
Time: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Instructor: Paul Hunziker, MA, LMFT, MAC, CDP
Cost: $70.00

Community Reinforcement Approach CRA


This course will provide the foundational and practice concepts of CRA which is a broad-based behavioral treatment approach for substance use disorders. CRA blends the operant model of conditioning with the social systems approach. Participants will learn to utilize social, recreational, familial, and vocational reinforcers to aid clients in the recovery process. Participants will also learn how to complete a CRA functional analysis, looking at clients environmental reinforcers that encourage or discourage substance use and how to rearrange these reinforcers so that non use behavior is more rewarding than use behavior.
CEU: 16 hrs
May 4-5, 2021
Time: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Instructor: Paul Hunziker, MA, LMFT, MAC, CDP
Cost: $70.00

Adolescent Community Reinforcement


PREREQUSIT COMMUNITY REINFORCEMENT APPROACH (2 day course). This course will focus only on the adaptations for utilizing CRA with adolescents. The course will focus on the relationship of four key adolescent CRA procedures: (1) care-giver only sessions; (2) the relationship happiness scale, (3) the communication skills, and (4) caregiver with adolescent sessions. Participants will also review the procedures from the first two days and discuss how they may need to be adapted to different developmental stages.
CEU: 8 hrs
May 6, 2021
Time: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Instructor: Paul Hunziker, MA, LMFT, MAC, CDP
Cost: $35.00

Family Violence and Substance Use Disorders


Family violence and substance use disorders are progressive, chronic, and potentially lethal conditions. This course will focus on the two interactive cycles, reponses from victims and perpetrators, resistance factors, and roadblocks to change. Strategies for unraveling and identifying treatment issues and networking protocols will be addressed.
CEU: 8 hrs
May 18, 2021
Time: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Instructor: Debbie Emery, MSW, MPA
Cost: $35.00

ETHICS


This course will introduce participants to various codes of ethics with focus on the behavioral health/substance use code. The issue of professional boundaries will be covered in depth. Applied exercises and discussion will assist participants in practicing identification of potential ethical issues in providing client services.
CEU: 4 hrs
May 20, 2021
Time: 8:30 am - 12:30 pm
Instructor: Gloria Eldridge, Ph. D
Cost: $35.00

Applied Crisis Management


This course moves beyond crisis intervention and discusses how to respond to challenging client behavior and potentially dangerous situations. Participants will role play handling various crisis situations.
CEU: 8 hrs
May 25, 2021
Time: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Instructor: Debbie Emery, MSW, MPA
Cost: $35.00

Qualified Addiction Professional Training


This course will meet the partial requirements for the QAP certification.
The course will provide the following training hours:
Addiction --4 hours
ASAM -- 2 hours
Cultural Competency --2 hours
For more information on the QAP requirements fo to the Division of Behavioral Health website at
www.dhss.alaska.gov/dbh
CEU: 8 hrs
May 26, 2021
Time: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Instructor: Janet M Carter, M. Ed
Cost: $35.00

Suicide Risk and Prevention


This course is intended to provide accessible tools for all levels of behavioral health professionals. The curriculum will help participants identify 1)when a crisis is occurring 2)goals of crisis intervention, and 3)common traits of someone who is suicidal. We will also discuss ways to conduce a conversation with someone who is in crisis and/or considering suicide, and ways to access for suicide risk. Instruction will be highly interactive and include didactic and interactive portions.
CEU: 8 hrs
June 10, 2021
Time: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Instructor: Paul Hunziker, MA, LMFT, MAC, CDP
Cost: $35.00

ASAM


This course will present information on the use of ASAM criteria. The course will provide information regarding evaluating behavioral health disorders and issues using six assessment dimensions, and how 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 level of care.
CEU: 16 hrs
June 24-25, 2021
Time: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Instructor: Paul Hunziker, MA, LMFT, MAC, CDP
Cost: $70.00
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