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  • Peer Support Technical-Assistance Call

    October 8, 2015 / 12:00 to 1:00 pm / Teleconference / $0, Free / Each "Peer Support Technical-Assistance Call" provides an accessible venue for paid and volunteer peer-support staff to share information about their work; develop supportive networks; share challenges from the workplace; and seek consultation about solutions. / Discussions facilitated by Sharon Fitzpatrick of OhioMHAS and Nicole Clevenger, BFA, of our Center. / This event is part of Ohio’s Peer-Support Workforce initiative, sponsored by the Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services (OhioMHAS). / Consult the event page for future dates.

    10/8/2015 - 10/8/2015

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  • Psychiatry Grand Rounds

    Friday mornings / 7:45 to 9 am / Cleveland, OH / $Free / CMEs, CEUs./ The Grand Rounds series takes place most Fridays and features a different topic about mental health each week. Presenters may focus upon child, adolescent, or adult psychiatry, as well as addiction psychiatry, forensic psychiatry, and more. Click the link below for the current list of events. Sponsored by the Department of Psychiatry at the Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine. Open to all providers of behavioral healthcare.

    10/9/2015 - 10/9/2015

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  • Job Development Applications for Housing Professionals (Independence, OH)

    October 13, 2015 / 9:30 am to 4:30 pm / Independence (Cleveland), OH /$0, Free for Ohio providers / 5.5 CEUs / Housing stability is a common challenge for individuals with behavioral health disorders. Help residents consider and embark upon employment (work) experiences. This event will guide participants through a step-by-step process for helping residents find specific jobs that meet their unique strengths, abilities, preferences, and needs. This interactive event is an extension of prior housing and employment workshops from our Center. / Presented by Nicole Clevenger, MS, of our Center.

    10/13/2015 - 10/13/2015

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  • Regional Meetings for Integrated SAMI Treatment

    October 14, 2015 / 9:30 to 11:30 am / Akron, OH / $0, Free / Check for dates, times, locations of next meeting near you./ "Regional Meetings for Integrated SAMI Treatment" are peer-networking events for professionals from multiple disciplines and systems who serve people with co-occurring substance abuse and mental illness (SAMI). Participants discuss challenges and solutions for implementing evidence-based practices and other service strategies (e.g., IDDT, ACT, DDCAT, DDCMHT, TRAC, MI, Primary Health). Moderated by staff of our Center.

    10/14/2015 - 10/14/2015

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  • Ashtabula County Opiate Summit 2015

    October 16, 2015 / 7:30 am to 4 pm / Ashtabula, OH / $10 / CEUs / Join our Center at "Ashtabula County Opiate Summit 2015: All Hands on Deck," hosted by The Ashtabula County Mental Health & Recovery Services Board and The Ashtabula County Prevention Coalition. / Attend our workshops. Patrick Boyle, MSSA, LISW-S, LICDC-CS, presents "Trauma Informed Care Approaches and their Impact on Substance Use Disorders." Deana Leber-George, MEd, LPCC-S, presents "Motivating Behavior Change - Considerations for the Layperson."

    10/16/2015 - 10/16/2015

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  • IDDT Implementation Strategies for Program Leaders - Wisconsin [CANCELLED]

    October 19 & 20, 2015 / 9 am to 4:15 pm / Milwaukee, WI / 5.75 CEU's / "IDDT Implementation Strategies for Program Leaders" is a two-day training for innovators who are implementing an Integrated Dual Disorder Treatment (IDDT) team with aspirations of high fidelity to this evidence-based practice for people with co-occurring substance abuse and mental illness (SAMI, COD). / Presented by Ric Kruszynski, MSSA LISW, LICDC of our Center.

    10/19/2015 - 10/20/2015

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  • Changing the Conversation to Support Housing Stability (Toledo, OH)

    October 23, 2015 / 9 am to 4:30 pm / Toledo, OH / $0, Free for Ohio providers / 6.0 CEUs / Housing stability is a common challenge for individuals with behavioral health disorders. Help residents consider and embark upon behavior changes that promote stable housing. Learn what to say and not say when encouraging change. Enhance your communication skills and improve outcomes. / For housing providers (e.g., permanent supportive & independent, transitional, residential, adult care, emergency shelters, ymca & ywca)./ Presented by Deborah Myers, MEd, LPCC-CS, of our Center.

    10/23/2015 - 10/23/2015

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  • Foundations of Motivational Interviewing, Part 2 (Mentor, OH)

    October 28, 2015 / 9:30 am to 4:30 pm / Mentor, OH / $60 for Ohio providers; $115 for non-Ohio  / 5.5 CEUs / "Foundations of Motivational Interviewing, Part 2" builds upon Part 1 and explores your experiences with using this evidence-based treatment in your work with people diagnosed with mental illness and/or substance use disorders. This event utilizes role play and other group exercises to help you recognize, elicit, and strengthen change-talk among people you serve. MI is a core component of IDDT, ACT, Integrated Primary & BH, other best practices. / Presented by Deana Leber-George, MEd, LPCC-CS of our Center.

    10/28/2015 - 10/28/2015

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  • Benefits Advocacy Calls: Basic Facts about Public Benefits Programs

    October 28, 2015 / 12 to 1pm / Conference Call / $0, Free / Monthly Conference Call Series. Benefits advocacy technical-assistance calls focus on the impact that employment and earned income have upon public benefits, such as SSI, SSDI, Medicaid, Medicare. Participants do not need to be benefits planners or experts to join the call. Explore basic benefits questions and key topics and stay current about changes to public benefits programs. / Presented by Steve Shober, BS, LSW, of our Center./ Consult the event page for future dates, scheduled through June 2016.

    10/28/2015 - 10/28/2015

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  • Health Policy Institute of Ohio [Save the Date]

    October 29, 2015 / 8:30 am to 2 pm / Columbus, OH / Join us at "Making the Connection between Health and Economic Self-Sufficiency," hosted by the Health Policy Institute of Ohio (HPIO). Steve Shober, BS, LSW, of our Center joins a panel discussion, titled "On the Front Lines: Programming for the Dual Purpose of Improving Health Outcomes and Lifting Ohioans Out of Poverty." Shober will discuss Ohio's implementation of Supported Employment/Individual Placement and Support (SE/IPS), the evidence-based practice for people with mental illness.

    10/29/2015 - 10/29/2015

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