Training Resources: search scheduled and on-demand online trainings

Check to see if training opportunities meet any of your educational, licensure or certification requirements – you may get an extra benefit in those areas in addition to the knowledge and skills from the training.

Most of these trainings could be useful for anyone working in addictions, across all the relevant disciplines.

Displaying 43 trainings.

AlliesinRecovery.net puts together the best of what science and psychology offer when a family struggles with the drug or alcohol problems of a loved one. The CRAFT method has been carefully studied in 6 clinical trials and is the most effective approach of its kind for helping families to... read more

Tags: Evidence-Based Practice

Description: This introductory half-day workshop is designed for substance use treatment providers, with little knowledge about e-cigarettes, to help them sort out myths and facts about e-cigarettes and learn how to provide guidance to clients about using these products and health and... read more

Date: May 23 2019 - 9:00am to 1:00pm
Tags: Tobacco Education and Treatment

The ASAM Fundamentals of Addiction Medicine 40-hour CME Program empowers primary care and other providers to diagnose and treat patients at risk for or with addiction.

The American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM) is a professional society representing physicians and associated... read more

Tags: CEU, Evidence-Based Practice, Recovery

The ATTC Educational Packages For Opioid Use Disorders provide training curricula and slides, online courses, recorded webinars, toolkits, and other resources related to working with people experiencing opioid use problems.

Tags: CEU, Evidence-Based Practice, Opiates and Opioids

See the National Addiction Technology Transfer Center's ongoing offerings.

Knowledge @ Work (K@W) units are online, self-paced webinars which cover topics important for anyone working in human services and health care. K@W units are completed on your own schedule using illustrated slides, readings, audio and video clips, activities, and quizzes.

Tags: CEU, Co-occuring Disorders, Cross-system, Cultural Competence, Evidence-Based Practice, LGBTQI, Motivational Interviewing, Opiates and Opioids, Trauma

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Harm reduction is a set of practical strategies and ideas aimed at reducing negative consequences associated with drug use. Harm reduction utilizes a wide range of techniques (e.g. safer use, managed use, or abstinence) to meet drug users “where they’re at.”... read more

Date: May 23 2019 - 12:30pm to 4:00pm
Tags: Prevention

The Opioid Use Disorder Education Program (OUDEP) is an accredited, free, online medical education program for the identification and management of opioid disorder. This program is designed for nurses, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, physicians and other healthcare professionals... read more

Tags: Opiates and Opioids

The Federal Addiction Technology Transfer Center's Network Coordinating Office maintains the ATTC Network's Online Learning Portfolio at HealtheKnowledge.org. There are free courses, both self-paced and instructor-led. Continuing Education credits are available for a small fee per contact... read more

Tags: CEU

Description:
This workshop will provide participants with an understanding of SUD, MH and Co-Occurring disorders treatment, and the importance of integrated, simultaneous treatment. We will explore the differences in education and treatment perspectives between mental health... read more

Date: Jun 28 2019 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
Tags: Co-occuring Disorders

Description:
 
This workshop will provide participants with an understanding of SUD, MH and Co-Occurring disorders treatment, and the importance of integrated, simultaneous treatment. We will explore the differences in education and treatment perspectives between mental... read more

Date: May 31 2019 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
Tags: Co-occuring Disorders

This training is A Comprehensive Introduction to Psychological Trauma for Substance Use Disorder Treatment Professionals. It training is designed to support individual and organizational efforts to provide trauma informed care. While this training was developed specifically for substance use... read more

Tags: CEU, Evidence-Based Practice, Trauma

This 75 minute Men, Gender, and Trauma training will help substance use disorder and other treatment professionals understand how men’s socialization as men can interfere with recovery from substance use and other disorders.  Specific techniques are presented for working with men to... read more

Tags: CEU, Cultural Competence, Trauma

The purpose of the Certified Wellness Coach Training Program is to develop a cohort of trained community members of all ages, from teens to older adults, from professionals to lay people, who can influence and inspire those around them. They do this by modeling positive lifestyle choices,... read more

Tags: CEU, Co-occuring Disorders, Cross-system, Healthcare Integration, Prevention, Recovery, SBIRT, Seniors and Older Adults, Youth and Young Adults

The International Association of Peer Supporters, Inc. (formerly the National Association of Peer Specialists), is a private, non-profit organization dedicated to promoting peer support in mental health systems.

Tags: Recovery

 There will be NO FEE for this meeting

No CEU's for this meeting

Treatment programs should send one person who oversees HR activities, including Intern hiring and onboarding and one who oversees the intern activities at the program (e.g. supervision and... read more

Date: May 29 2019 - 10:00am to 1:00pm
Tags: Recruitment and Retention

Description: 

This 6-hour training is designed for direct care providers as well as new to mid-level experienced clinicians to improve their skills concerning their engagement with adolescents who struggle with a trauma history as well as substance use issues.
The core content... read more

Date: Jun 10 2019 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
Tags: Trauma, Youth and Young Adults

Description: 

This 6-hour training is designed for direct care providers as well as new to mid-level experienced clinicians to improve their skills concerning their engagement with adolescents who struggle with a trauma history as well as substance use issues.

The core... read more

Date: Jun 17 2019 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
Tags: Trauma, Youth and Young Adults

A free, interactive course "Military Culture: Core Competencies for Healthcare Professionals" by the Center for Deployment Psychology, offered as part of the Veterans Administration's Community Provider Toolkit.

Tags: Service Members, Veterans, and Families

CDC’s MMWR and Medscape are proud to introduce a new FREE continuing education (CE) activity. The goal is to inform clinicians of overdose death rates among U.S. women aged 30–64 years during 1999–2017, overall and by drug subcategories, and clinical implications for members of the health care... read more

Tags: CEU

Misperceptions and the Misused Language of Addiction: Words Matter is the first in the Substance Use Disorder Webinar Series, presented by the National Network of Library of Medicine New England Region.

Despite recognition of addiction as a health condition, terminology used in both... read more

Tags: CEU, Cross-system, Ethics and Boundaries, Recovery

Connecting Resources to a Community in Need: Worcester Police Addiction Recovery (WPAR) Program is the second in the Substance Use Disorder Webinar Series, presented by the National Network of Library of Medicine New England Region.

Learn how to recognize the signs of substance use that... read more

Tags: CEU, Cross-system, Justice or Corrections, Opiates and Opioids, Recovery

Treating Opioid Use Disorder and Co-occurring Disorders is the third in the Substance Use Disorder Webinar Series, presented by the National Network of Library of Medicine New England Region.

Harm reduction is a public health strategy that was developed initially for adults with... read more

Tags: CEU, Evidence-Based Practice, Opiates and Opioids

Adolescent SBIRT Field Instructor and Preceptor Program. The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends adolescent substance use screening and education as part of routine care, using the universal Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT) process endorsed by the Substance... read more

Tags: SBIRT

DESCRIPTION:
Praxis provides Opioid Overdose Prevention training to all Massachusetts Bureau of Substance Addiction Services funded substance use disorder treatment programs. This 3-hour interactive training includes instruction, discussions, interactive activities, and naloxone... read more

Date: May 23 2019 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Tags: Opiates and Opioids, Prevention

This course provides information about the opioid epidemic and how to recognize and respond to an opioid overdose. It includes practical, step-by-step guidance for performing rescue breathing and administering Narcan (naloxone).

Tags: Opiates and Opioids

This training will focus on how to train communities/programs on opioid overdose prevention and connect them to pharmacies. Participants will be given the information and tools necessary to become trainers on opioid overdose prevention within their community. We expect that trainers make a... read more

Date: May 24 2019 - 9:30am to 4:30pm
Tags: Opiates and Opioids, Prevention

In this 5-hour Introduction to Substance Abuse Prevention course, you will learn about the history of prevention, key concepts and definitions, and specific drug effects—and get a glimpse of the effects of substance use and addiction on the brain.

Tags: Prevention

In this 2-hour Making the Most of Key Informant Interviews course, you will learn how to plan and conduct key informant interviews that produce the valuable information you need to inform your prevention efforts.

Tags: Prevention

In this 2-hour Prevention SustainAbilities: Understanding the Basics course, you will explore what sustainability looks like in the context of substance misuse prevention—and how to prepare for sustainability planning in your community.

Tags: Prevention

This 3-module training program for medical prescribers will address opioid use and opioid use disorder in pregnancy. During pregnancy medical providers must respond to women’s pain management and behavioral health needs while minimizing potential risks to the fetus, and this balance is further... read more

Tags: CEU, Healthcare Integration, Opiates and Opioids

The CCAR Recovery Coach Academy© is a 5-day intensive training academy focusing on providing individuals with the skills need to guide, mentor and support anyone who would like to enter into or sustain long-term recovery from an addiction to alcohol or other drugs. Provided in a retreat like... read more

Date: Jul 22 2019 - 9:00am to Jul 26 2019 - 4:00pm
Tags: Recovery Coach Training, Recovery Coach Academy

PRIORITY WILL BE GIVEN TO ACCOUNTABLE CARE ORGANIZATIONS & COMMUNITY PARTNERS

Please read the following before applying for this 5 day Recovery Coach Academy (RCA) 

Click this link for the application: http://www.cvent.com/d/byq7wn

This is NOT a... read more

Date: Jul 15 2019 - 8:30am to Jul 19 2019 - 4:00pm
Tags: Recovery Coach Training, Recovery Coach Academy

Why Ethics? Recovery coaching as a peer-to-peer recovery support services has grown exponentially over the past five years. Over 12000 coaches have been trained using the CCAR Recovery Coach Academy alone. Even with this tremendous amount of growth in the field, the subject of Ethics and... read more

Date: Jun 19 2019 - 9:00am to Jun 21 2019 - 2:00pm
Tags: Ethics and Boundaries, Recovery Coach Training, Ethical Considerations for Recovery Coaches

Please see this link for more information and registration: http://www.cvent.com/d/f6qc4w

In recent years, the emphasis on building Recovery Oriented Systems of Care has led to profound changes in health care policies and criminal justice programs. The current opioid crisis and a... read more

Date: Jun 20 2019 - 8:30am to 4:30pm
Tags: Recovery Coach Training, Recovery Coach Supervisors

Registration, agenda, fees and lodging information for this two-day event, coming in September 2019. 

Visit www.NEADCP.org for the latest information. Presenters to be announced soon. CEU’s and CLE’s to be awarded. 

Drug Courts: Where Justice, Treatment and Recovery... read more

Date: Nov 20 2019 - 8:00am to Nov 21 2019 - 4:00pm
Tags: CEU, Cross-system, Justice or Corrections, Service Members, Veterans, and Families

Join us to learn about using Project Here's free resources to teach substance use prevention to middle school students.

All public middle school (grade 6-8) educators, administrators, staff, SROs, & prevention coalitions are welcome to attend. Limited seats... read more

Date: Jun 7 2019 - 9:00am to 2:00pm
Tags: Prevention, Youth and Young Adults

This training is intended for Substance Use Treatment Providers only. This training is targeted towards Advanced, Intermediate, and Beginner practitioners.  

Workshop Description:
“Interventions to prevent overdose deaths in suicidal people will differ from... read more

Date: Jun 24 2019 - 8:30am to 4:30pm
Tags: Co-occuring Disorders, Prevention

This training is intended for Substance Use Treatment Providers only. This training is targeted towards Advanced, Intermediate, and Beginner practitioners.  

Workshop Description:
With the continued increase of overdose incidents in the state and the potential trauma... read more

Date: Jun 10 2019 - 8:30am to Jun 11 2019 - 5:00pm
Tags: Co-occuring Disorders, Prevention, Trauma

DESCRIPTION:

This training is intended to increase school adjustment counselors, social workers, nurses, guidance counselors, and other school based personnel’s skill in initiating developmentally appropriate conversations with students presenting with substance use related issues.... read more

Date: May 30 2019 - 8:30am to 2:30pm
Tags: Evidence-Based Practice, Youth and Young Adults

This webinar will focus primarily on the participant experience within the drug court system and using MAT as a treatment for opioid use disorder. We aim to discuss the challenges present within the criminal justice population, including criminal thinking, underlying trauma, and stigma. We will... read more

Date: May 29 2019 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Tags: Justice or Corrections, Opiates and Opioids

The Women Recover conference is an opportunity for substance use treatment providers to learn skills and strategies for gender-responsive addiction/recovery treatment for women and families.

This year's topic is Relationships: connections are important to recovery, but... read more

Date: Jun 19 2019 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
Tags: Recovery

Massachusetts Department of Public Health, Suicide Prevention Program:

ZERO SUICIDE ACADEMY, FOR SUBSTANCE USE TREATMENT PROVIDING ORGANIZATIONS

Applications are due on May 8th at 5pm EST. Application materials should be submitted via the Zero Suicide website. 

The... read more

Date: Jun 13 2019 - 8:30am to Jun 14 2019 - 5:00pm
Tags: Co-occuring Disorders, Trauma