Training

 

     The Substance Use and Mental Health Leadership Council of RI (SUMHLC) offers training opportunities on a wide variety of topics for individuals who are either working towards or renewing a mental health, substance abuse, or social work certification or license.  Our classes are also open to those who may be interested in learning more about a particular topic or a career in the behavioral health field. Face-to-face instructor-led trainings are offered throughout the year and are listed below. 

  • THE SPRING 2017 TRAININGS HAVE BEEN EXPANDED TO INCLUDE A NUMBER OF NEW TRAININGS, SUCH AS:   
            
    • several free trainings co-sponsored by DAY ONE;
    • trainings in geographically diverse locations such as Westerly and Woonsocket;
    • a new FACILITATION SKILLS training in June

and a free informational workshop conduct by the RI Certification Board for those working towards or have questions about certification.  
                        
            Please scroll through the complete list below for more information and to register for upcoming trainings.           



6 CEUs:  MH, SW, CD Cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) is an evidence-based treatment approach that has gained widespread application in the treatment of a variety of mental health issues, ...
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Two (2) Nursing Contact Hours This program is for NURSES ONLY and meets the RI Board of Nursing requirement that nurses remain updated on treatment options for opioid addiction. It is intended to...
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6 CEUS:   SW, CD, MHC Men in the United States are two to five times more likely to develop a substance use disorder than women (depending on the study). Research shows men are less likely to seek...
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3 CEU's: CD, SW, MHC Facilitation: Making it Easy is designed to increase participants understanding about the role of a facilitator. This session will identify skills needed to effectively...
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The Rhode Island Certification Board will present a workshop on the certification process for professionals seeking certification as drug and alcohol counselors, prevention specialists, clinical...
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