Training Calendar

See all of our upcoming courses and workshops.

Jun
4
Tue
CHW Core Competency Training – Spring 2019 @ Center for Health Impact
Jun 4 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm

Special Topic: Chronic Conditions / Behavioral Health Overview Part III

Jun
11
Tue
CHW Core Competency Training – Spring 2019 @ Center for Health Impact
Jun 11 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm

Inclement Weather Date

Jul
30
Tue
Youth Mental Health First Aid @ Center for Health Impact
Jul 30 @ 8:30 am – 5:00 pm

Just as CPR helps you assist an individual having a heart attack, Mental Health First Aid helps you assist someone experiencing a mental health or substance use-related crisis. In the Mental Health First Aid course, you learn risk factors and warning signs for mental health and addiction concerns, strategies for how to help someone in both crisis and non-crisis situations, and where to turn for help.

 

 

Oct
30
Wed
Youth Mental Health First Aid @ Center for Health Impact
Oct 30 @ 8:30 am – 5:00 pm

Why Take Youth Mental Health First Aid

Youth Mental Health First Aid teaches adults you how to identify, understand and respond to signs of mental illnesses and substance use disorders. This 8-hour training gives adults who work with youth the skills they need to reach out and provide initial support to adolescents (ages 12-18) who may be developing a mental health or substance use problem and help connect them to the appropriate care.

What It Covers

  • Common signs & symptoms of mental illness in this age group
  • Common signs and symptoms of substance use
  • How to interact with an adolescent in crisis
  • How to connect an adolescent with help

Who Should Take It?

  • Teachers
  • School staff
  • Coaches
  • Camp counselors
  • Youth group leaders
  • Parents
  • People who work with youth

The course will teach you how to apply the ALGEE plan:

  • Assess for risk of suicide or harm
  • Listen non-judgmentally
  • Give reassurance and information
  • Encourage appropriate professional help
  • Encourage self-help and other support strategies
Jan
27
Mon
Successful Supervision with CHWs Course – Southeastern MA @ SSTAR
Jan 27 @ 8:30 am – 3:30 pm

Successful Supervision with CHWs Part I

Apply by Wednesday, January 13, 2020 at 5pm

Questions? Contact Jaenia Fernandez
Email: jfernandez@centerforhealthimpact.org

Jan
29
Wed
Successful Supervision with CHWs Course – Central MA @ Center for Health Impact
Jan 29 @ 8:30 am – 3:30 pm

Successful Supervision with CHWs Part I

Apply by Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at 5pm

Questions? Contact Jaenia Fernandez
Email: jfernandez@centerforhealthimpact.org

Feb
3
Mon
Successful Supervision with CHWs Course – Southeastern MA @ SSTAR
Feb 3 @ 8:30 am – 3:30 pm

Successful Supervision with CHWs Part II

Apply by Wednesday, January 13, 2020 at 5pm

Questions? Contact Jaenia Fernandez
Email: jfernandez@centerforhealthimpact.org

Feb
5
Wed
Successful Supervision with CHWs Course – Central MA @ Center for Health Impact
Feb 5 @ 8:30 am – 3:30 pm

Successful Supervision with CHWs Part II

Apply by Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at 5pm

Questions? Contact Jaenia Fernandez
Email: jfernandez@centerforhealthimpact.org

Feb
6
Thu
Mental Health First Aid @ Restoration Recovery
Feb 6 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

Why Take Mental Health First Aid

Mental Health First Aid teaches you how to identify, understand and respond to signs of mental illnesses and substance use disorders. This 8-hour training gives you the skills you need to reach out and provide initial support to someone who may be developing a mental health or substance use problem and help connect them to appropriate care.

What It Covers

  • Common signs and symptoms of mental illness
  • Common signs and symptoms of substance use
  • How to interact with a person in crisis
  • How to connect the person with help
  • How to administer Naloxone in the event of an opioid overdose

Who Should Take It?

  • Employers
  • Police officers
  • Hospital staff
  • First responders
  • Faith leaders
  • Community members
  • Caring individuals

The course will teach you how to apply the ALGEE plan:

  • Assess for risk of suicide or harm
  • Listen non-judgmentally
  • Give reassurance and information
  • Encourage appropriate professional help
  • Encourage self-help and other support strategies

Details

Two-day course: February 6 and February 13, 2020, from 9am-2pm
Cost: $75

Feb
13
Thu
Mental Health First Aid @ Restoration Recovery
Feb 13 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

Why Take Mental Health First Aid

Mental Health First Aid teaches you how to identify, understand and respond to signs of mental illnesses and substance use disorders. This 8-hour training gives you the skills you need to reach out and provide initial support to someone who may be developing a mental health or substance use problem and help connect them to appropriate care.

What It Covers

  • Common signs and symptoms of mental illness
  • Common signs and symptoms of substance use
  • How to interact with a person in crisis
  • How to connect the person with help
  • How to administer Naloxone in the event of an opioid overdose

Who Should Take It?

  • Employers
  • Police officers
  • Hospital staff
  • First responders
  • Faith leaders
  • Community members
  • Caring individuals

The course will teach you how to apply the ALGEE plan:

  • Assess for risk of suicide or harm
  • Listen non-judgmentally
  • Give reassurance and information
  • Encourage appropriate professional help
  • Encourage self-help and other support strategies

Details

Two-day course: February 6 and February 13, 2020, from 9am-2pm
Cost: $75