Who should attend: Behavioral Health Case Managers, Community Health Workers, Leadership Staff, Nurses, Program Planning Staff, Psychiatrists, Psychologists, Counselors, Social Workers and Certified Peer Support Specialists, Educators, System Navigators and/or Cultural Brokers are encouraged to attend.
About this event: We will be looking into the world of refugees, asylum seekers, and immigrants as they become “New Americans.” They will be addressing their challenges, barriers, and the cultural shifts they face as they embark in this journey and how we can demonstrate better support for this growing demographic.
Location – Malone University-Johnson Center; 2600 Cleveland Avenue NW, Canton, OH 44709.
Cost – This is a free training.
Education credits – 2.0 CEUs pending.
Limited space, please register by June 13, 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. 2.0 hours of Continuing Education Units (CEUs) are pending for this workshop for Social Workers RSX109202 and Counselors RCX119207. 2.0 hours of Continuing Education Units (CEUs) for this workshop are pending with the Ohio Chemical Dependency Professionals Board for Chemical Dependency Counselors and Prevention Specialists per 50-17839.
Presented by Jennifer Seda-Miller, LPCC-S, Independent Contractor at Total Health and Wellness.
Who should attend: Directed towards CPSTs and their supervisors, but open to anyone interested in attending.
About the training: This presentation will cover terms and definitions of note to trans* and gender non-conforming clients and families in treatment. Increase knowledge of current climate and challenges facing the LGBTQ community, such as: bathroom usage, school rules/policies, legal protections (and lack thereof), legal documentation options, commonly diagnosed co-occurring mental illnesses, advocacy opportunities for clients, families, and workers. Presentation will provide links to resources locally, regionally and nationally including: media, support groups, legal services, treatment services, online support, continuing education opportunities.
Location – Stark County Mental Health & Addiction Recovery; 121 Cleveland Avenue SW, Canton, OH 44702.
Parking – Parking located off of Tuscarawas Avenue, REM Parking. Vouchers provided.
Cost – This is a free training. Lunch will be at the discretion of the attendee. Feel free to bring lunch with you. The Inclusion Room offers a microwave and a mini fridge.
Education credits – Not applicable.
The Stark County Hoarding Coalition meets from 10:00-11:00am on the first Friday of every month at The Community Campus at Goodwill in room 1440 ABC; 408-9th Street SW, Canton, OH 44707.