Other Trainings/Conferences


Summer -Fall 2019


NCISI (The National Center for Innovation and System Improvement) FEDCAP is offering a variety of training programs for supervisors and managers.

***Trainings are FREE for educators and vendors of ORS due to grant support.

Please visit their website: http://ncisi.fedcap.org/training/upcoming

Save the Date:

June 19, 2019

  Women Recover! 

Relationships Conference

The Women Recover! Relationships Conference, sponsored by the MA Dept. of Public Health, Bureau of Substance Addiction Services,  will focus on the relational context of addiction.  Intimacy, boundaries, self-attunement, and isolation will be featured topics in this day long conference.

When: June 19, 2019
Where: Four Point Sheraton, Norwood, Mass
CEUs will be available

Click here to view the FLYER

Save the Date!

July 11, 2019 

Center of Biomedical Research Excellence (COBRE ) presents:
         COBRE on Opioids and Overdose Annual Symposium

WHEN: July 11, 2019 from 8:00am-3:00pm
WHERE: Hotel Providence 139 Mathewson St, Providence, RI 02903

For more details and register to follow this LINK

August 16, 2019


December 2, 2019



Bradley Learning Exchange is sponsoring:
"Suicide Screening, Prevention and Response for General Community Members"

The first step in effective suicide prevention is to identify someone in need of help. Asking three to six simple questions can help determine whether someone needs help and if immediate action is needed.

WHERE: Bradley Learning Exchange: 1 Catamore Blvd., East Providence, RI 02914
WHEN: Friday August 16th, or Monday December 2, 2019 from 8:00am-11:00am.
COST: $39.00

Contact: Elizabeth.Defreitas@lifespan.org. Telephone: 401-606-5752

For additional information or to register, click HERE. Details for this program can be downloaded.

August 20, 2019 

8:00am - 3:00pm

 The Rhode Island School Safety Committee announces its Annual School Safety Conference.  The event will be held at CCRI, Warwick Campus in the Hackett Theatre.

Among the topics to be covered are:

  • Trauma Informed practices
  • De-escalation Strategies
  • School Mental Health Issues

Attendance is free and lunch will be provided.  See FLIER for additional details.

Click here to REGISTER.

Save the Date!

November 7, 2019

 Friends Way is pleased to announce its second annual professional development conference: 

"Understanding the Ripple Effect of the Opioid Crisis on Children and Families"
This all day conference will feature a morning panel with family survivors of the opioid epidemic, a luncheon speaker on Best Practice Model for Supporting Children's grief and afternoon breakout sessions.

WHEN: Thursday November 7, 2019 from 8:00am-4:00pm

WHERE: Crowne Plaza, Warwick, RI  02886
Information: www.friendsway.org

To view the FLYER click here.

    The following organizations periodically sponsor trainings on a variety of topics.  
                 Please check their individual websites for updated information.