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Upcoming Online Trainings and Webinars

Wednesday, August 12, 12:00 – 1:00 pm

 

The St. Louis Coalition on Addictions provides a forum for networking, learning, and advocacy regarding the use and misuse of alcohol and other drugs. Participation is open to anyone interested in deepening their understanding of the challenges and opportunities in addressing substance use.

This month’s Coalition on Addictions topic is “Integrated Treatment for Co-Occurring Disorders,” co-presented by Craig Miner, Ellen Levine, and Erica Vogler with Places for People.

One CEU contact hour certificate is available for $5.00. Individuals holding a CHES/MCHES certification can earn one CECH for $5.00.

Click here to register for August Coalition on Addictions

Thursday, August 20, 12:00 – 1:00 pm

 

Join Colton Baker and NCADA for a free “Lunch & Learn” webinar presentation, where you can use your lunch hour to learn what you can do to help reduce overdose deaths in our community. Colton is a Certified Peer Specialist and Recovery Coach, and will be touching on topics including: 

  • Learn how the opioid crisis came about
  • Hear the current overdose data
  • Learn the symptoms of Opioid Use Disorder
  • recognize the signs of an overdose, and learn how to help
  • Receive a free Rescue Kit, included the opioid overdose reversal drug, Naloxone, at scheduled pick up points after the webinar.
Click here to register for the Opioid Overdose Webinar

The Changing Landscape of Ethics: Implications of the Digital Age

Tuesday, September 3, 8:30 – 11:30 am

 

The digital age has ushered in a new way of communicating, and has created opportunities while also posing some unforeseen ethical landmines.

This three hour workshop will explore the tenants of ethics as it relates to various roles and credentials. It will also take a closer look at ethical principles that can pose unique challenges, such as technology, scope of practice, and dignity of the client. Participants will use an ethical decision making framework to work through a variety of scenarios that professionals commonly face.

Certificates of completion for 3 contact hours will be available. The cost of this webinar is $30. Instructions on how to submit payment will be provided at the conclusion of the training.

Click here to register for The Changing Landscape of Ethics

Wednesday, September 9, 12:00 – 1:00 pm

 

The St. Louis Coalition on Addictions provides a forum for networking, learning, and advocacy regarding the use and misuse of alcohol and other drugs. Participation is open to anyone interested in deepening their understanding of the challenges and opportunities in addressing substance use.

This month’s Coalition on Addictions topic is “St. Louis County Department of Public Health: Corrections-based OUD Treatment.”

One CEU contact hour certificate is available for $5.00. Individuals holding a CHES/MCHES certification can earn one CECH for $5.00.

Click here to register for September Coalition on Addictions

Youth Mental Health First Aid Training

Tuesday, September 22, 8:30 am – 1:30 pm

 

YMHFA is designed to teach parents, family members, caregivers, teachers, school staff, peers, neighbors, health and human services workers, and other caring citizens how to help an adolescent (age 12-18) who is experiencing a mental health or addictions challenge or is in crisis. Youth Mental Health First Aid is primarily designed for adults who regularly interact with young people.

YMHFA is now being offered virtually. After registering, participants will be sent instructions via email two weeks before the date of the training on how to access and complete a prerequisite portion of the training. Participants will then receive a Zoom link via email prior to the 4.5 hour virtual portion of the training.

Click here to register for Youth Mental Health First Aid

Jefferson County – Opioid Overdose and Naloxone Distribution

Wednesday, September 23, 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

 

No-cost overdose education and naloxone distribution webinar open to all members of the public hosted on Zoom.

Come learn about the opioid crisis, and how to prevent and respond to an overdose on September 23 from 6-7 pm. All participants will receive naloxone at no cost.

This opportunity is brought to you in partnership with the Jefferson County Health Department, and is provided by funding from the Jefferson County Community Mental Health Fund Board (JCCMHFB).

Click here to register for Jefferson County OEND