Risk Assessment, Safety Planning, and Crisis Stabilization

August 29, 2017 @ 9:00 am – August 30, 2017 @ 4:30 pm
First Christian Church
6900 Market Ave N
North Canton, OH 44721
Carrie Long

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Presented by Rick Shepler, Ph.D., PCC-S and Melissa Meyer, MS, LPCC-S

Who should attend: Home and Community-Based Behavioral Health Providers.  The population of focus will be children, adolescents, and young adults with significant behavioral health challenges and their families.

About the training: This two day training will present an overview of risk assessment, crisis stabilization, and safety planning for youth with serious emotional disabilities and his or her family. The following topic areas will be covered: risk and safety assessment, crisis functional analysis, safety planning, crisis intervention, and working with family systems to assess and re-mediate their escalation patterns. You will need to attend both days.

Location – First Christian Church; 6900 Market Avenue North, Canton, OH 44721.

Parking – Free parking.

Cost – This is a free training. Lunch will be at the discretion of the attendee.

Education credits – 12.0 CEUs pending.

Limited space, please register by August 24, 2017.

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.  12.0 hours of Continuing Education Units (CEUs) are approved for this workshop for Social Workers RSX109202 and Counselors RCX119207.  12.0 hours of Continuing Education Units (CEUs) for this workshop are approved with the Ohio Chemical Dependency Professionals Board for Chemical Dependency Counselors and Prevention Specialists per 50-17839.