121 Cleveland Ave SW
Canton, OH 44702
Who should attend: Those interested in obtaining an Ohio Certified Prevention Specialists Assistant (OCPSA) credential.
About this event: The nine part series provides the underpinning for professionals and advocates who need a core understanding of prevention science and practice. The series will include training in the eight domains required for Ohio Certified Prevention Consultant (OCPC), Ohio Certified Prevention Specialist (OCPS) credentials and will fully meet the education requirements for the Ohio Certified Prevention Specialist Assistant (OCPSA) credential. The training will also include content from the Substance Abuse Prevention Skills Training (SAPST) curriculum developed by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA). The series includes a day on the Code of Ethics for professionals holding or seeking the OCPS credential as well.
Series Dates: **You will need to attend all nine days!
|Prevention Foundations Day 1/9||October 3, 2019|
|Prevention Foundations Day 2/9||October 17, 2019|
|Prevention Foundations Day 3/9||November 12, 2019|
|Prevention Foundations Day 4/9||December 5, 2019|
|Prevention Foundations Day 5/9||December 17, 2019|
|Prevention Foundations Day 6/9||January 16, 2020|
|Prevention Foundations Day 7/9||January 30, 2020|
|Prevention Foundations Day 8/9||February 11, 2020|
|Prevention Foundations Day 9/9||February 27, 2020|
Location – StarkMHAR Inclusion Room; 121 Cleveland Avenue SW, Canton, OH 44702.
Cost – This is a free training. Parking is $7.00 per exit.
Education credits – 54.0 CEUs available upon completion of series.
Limited space, please register by Wednesday, September 25, 2019.
The Stark County Mental Health & Addiction Recovery is an approved a provider of Continuing Professional Education credits by the Ohio Counselor, Social Worker& Marriage and Family Therapist Board and an approved provider of Continuing Education Units (CEUs) by the Ohio Chemical Dependency Professionals Board. Continuing Education Units (CEUs) are approved for this workshop through the Ohio Chemical Dependency Professionals Board for Chemical Dependency Counselors and Prevention Specialists per 50-17839.