e-Learning Opportunities

The following is a list of webinars and other educational opportunities that may be of interest to the behavioral health workforce. 

The information is being provided solely to assist the workforce in developing their professional skills and knowledge and to support them on their career path. These events are not sponsored, endorsed by, or affiliated with SUMHLC in anyway, nor does  SUMHLC receive any financial benefit from

February 28, 2019

2pm-3pm

The Boston University Center for Psychiatric Rehabilitation presents:"Ask Me Anything about Employment"

Regardless of whether you are a person living with a mental health condition, a family member, an administrator of a service, a provider, a researcher - people from anywhere get answers to their questions in this interactive hour-long webinar with an expert in employment.

For more information and to register go to: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ask-me-anything-about-employment-with-lyn-legere-tickets-56592621053?ref=ecount

 March 25, 2019

3pm - 4pm

"The Intersection of Opioids and HIV" webinar is being sponsored by the Denver Prevention Training Center and the National CPN Resource Center. Discussion will include the intersection between Opioids and HIV and other complications such as Hepatitis B and C, strategies to assist patients with opioid dependence, and best practices to use in your organization. 

The webinar will be facilitated by Dr. Hermione Hurley, MBChB, an Infectious Disease, Addiction Medicine physician at Denver Health and Assistant Professor of Medicine a the University of Colorado.

Register online at:  https://www.denverptc.org/class_information.html?id=1261

 
Ongoing

"What's Up with e-Cigarettes?" is a FREE one hour e-training developed by the Rhode Island Prevention Resource Center for behavioral health, prevention and treatment providers in Rhode Island. A certificate of attendance will be issued upon completion of the course.

To register for this one hour interactive training CLICK HERE.

 
Ongoing

Suicide Prevention Resource Center is offering an  online course, "Counseling on Access to Lethal Means (CALM).

Access to lethal means can determine whether a person who is suicidal lives or dies.  This course explains why means restriction is an important part of a comprehensive approach to suicide prevention. This has been approved for 2 NBCC Clock Hours and 2 NASW continuing education units.
For more information on this and other trainings  CLICK HERE.

 
Ongoing

SAMHSA and The National Center on Substance Abuse and Child Welfare is offering individuals FREE tutorials that focus on the subjects of substance abuse and child welfare;  they support and facilitate collaboration between the child welfare system, the substance abuse treatment system and the courts.  Continuing Education Units are available upon successful completion of a tutorial.  Please click on the link to REGISTER.

     Tutorial 1: "Understanding Child Welfare and the Dependency Court: A Guide for    Substance Abuse Treatment Professionals"

     Tutorial 2: "Understanding  Substance Use Disorders, Treatment, and Family Recovery: A Guide for Child Welfare Professionals"

     Tutorial 3: "Understanding Substance Use Disorders, Treatment and Family Recovery: A Guide for Legal Professionals


 Ongoing

National Human Trafficking Training and Technical Assistance Center is hosting SOAR ONLINE. 

SOAR Online is a series of  training modules that can be completed whenever and wherever you like. Designed to educate health care providers, social workers, public health professionals, and behavioral health professionals on how to identify, treat, and respond appropriately to individuals who are at risk or who have been trafficked. The target audience includes physicians, pharmacists, pharmacy technicians, registered nurses, dentists, psychologists, social workers, case managers, school counselors, public health professionals, health education specialists, and allied health professionals. CE/CMEs are available. There is no fee for these educational activities.
  To view the Flyer click here.

Three training modules available include:
SOAR to Health and Wellness
Trauma-Informed Care
Culturally and Linguistically Appropriate Services

Visit the SOAR online page for full CE/CME information and to register for SOAR ONLINE                                                                                                             
                                       

 
Ongoing

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) offers 14 self-paced, online business courses to behavioral health organizations and providers through "BHbusiness". These courses are available at NO COST. You can learn at your own pace while earning continuing education credits. BHbusiness courses offered include:

  • Bundled Payments:
  • Costing Out Your Services
  • Planning for the Next Generation of HIT
  • Value-based Purchasing

To register and for more information on all self-paced, online courses, and other educational resources, visit BHbusiness.org.

SAMHSA offers BHbusiness self-paced, online courses in partnership with the National Council for Behavioral Health and Advocates for Human Potential. All BHbusiness courses are hosted on HealtheKnowledge. 

 
Ongoing

The Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC) offers a wide range of webinars for Addiction Professionals and those seeking certification as an addiction professional.  See FLYER for details. 
For class descriptions and registration information go to: https://www.naadac.org/webinars  
     


Ongoing

The Bradley Conference and Online Educational series:

The Bradley Conference provides both face-to-face AND online education for psychologists, social workers, physicians, nurses, certified counselors, speech-language and occupational therapists, teachers, milieu associates, and other professionals. Topics address different behavioral health populations and treatment modalities and offer practical, state-of-the-art information.                               
                                               
For information about  Bradley's online computer-based continuing education opportunities, visit www.bradleyonlinelearning.org.