Do you work with individuals with Substance Disorder and wish you had more knowledge? Addiction is acomplicated disease to understand and we know it takes a toll on families, communities and human serviceworkers. This course will provide essential foundational information for passionate individuals working in thehuman service field such as Law Enforcement, EMS, Social Workers, Family Court workers, Human Resource,Nurses, Physicians and family members and loved ones. In these four- 4-hour sessions, you will learn how youcan positively influence outcomes with this foundational understanding of Substance Use Disorder and thegrueling journey of recovery.
• Gain a fundamental understanding of the brainscience of addiction – in a language, you canunderstand• Understand the common behaviors of addiction• Define Recovery• Understand relapse, slip, and return to use
• Learn how implicit biases and the words that arespoken cause life-threatening results• Challenge your belief system• Understand Stigma and how Addiction came tohave such a stigma• Introduction to Trauma
• Learn the stages of change and the stages ofrecovery• Understand the term Recovery Capital• Understand the term ‘Pathways of Recovery’• Learn Harm Reduction ideology and Moderationversus abstinence• Learn the role of a recovery coach and role clarity
• Learn obstacles and barriers of recovery in real life• Learn the skill of Active Listening• Learn the benefits of Reflective Listening• Learn the basics skills of Motivational Conversation– O.A.R.S.
One of the most realistic and applicable trainings I’ve ever attended. Carol, FLAll family court workers need this training. Ralph, NHThank you for this information. It will impact the work I do. Steve, HI
This training has been delivered to the Florida GAL Association, Concord, NH Fire Department,Aroostook County Law Enforcement and EMS, East Boston Community Health.Approved for 16 CLEs by NH GAL Board. Seeking approval from NASW.NAADAC Approved Provider – pre approval in 24 states, plus NH and Maryland.All sessions run on Fridays from 9am to 1 pm. To Register, click the button below: