Workshops & Courses

For Professionals & Agency Personnel

  • September 27, 2017 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Trauma Informed Approaches

    Trauma Informed Approaches: Screening, Assessment Tools and Review of Intervention Models for Engagement and Treatment This workshop will provide knowledge to Clinicians and other mental health professionals who wish to enhance their skills in the field of trauma assessment and treatment.  Professionals need to understand what today’s trauma informed approaches and how that translates when […] Read More
  • October 12, 2017 | 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

    Motivational Interviewing

    Motivational Interviewing: Eliciting Individuals’ Own Arguments for Change This full day workshop will provide a comprehensive course on  the guiding principles, strategies and skills for incorporating motivational interviewing techniques in client-centered work.  Particular focus will be in creating opportunities for behavior change. Participants of all experience levels will be introduced to the foundation, theories and […] Read More
  • November 30, 2017 | 9:30 am - 3:30 pm

    Attachment Theory

    Attachment Theory: Understanding and Intervening With At-Risk Children and Families Secure attachment have been found to be associated with better social, emotional, and behavioral outcomes of children. Maternal sensitivity is thought to be a major contributor to the development of a secure attachment. This workshop with provide mental health professionals with an introduction to Attachment […] Read More
  • December 14, 2017 | 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

    Illness Management and Recovery

    Illness Management and Recovery This full day workshop is for mental health frontline staff who want to learn this SAMHSA evidenced based practice model. The Illness Management and Recovery (IMR) Program helps people set meaningful goals for themselves, acquire information and skills to develop more mastery over their psychiatric illness and make progress towards their […] Read More
  • January 25, 2018 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Ethics and Culture

    Ethics and Culture This workshop is important for all mental health professionals who want to learn more on how culture impacts ethical decision making.  What happens when the client’s cultural practice challenges the western-based social work code of ethics?  How can practitioners resolve ethical dilemmas that contain an element of culture within them?  This workshop […] Read More
  • February 8, 2018 | 9:00 am - 1:30 pm

    Beyond the Basics of Mindfulness

    Beyond the Basics: Exploring the Use of Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction Interventions in Professional Practices Mindfulness practice facilitates our ability to respond instead of react when faced with professional, personal and interpersonal stressors. In this workshop, participants will learn a better understanding of mindfulness both conceptually and experientially. These mindfulness practices are taught to promotes […] Read More