Training Resources: search scheduled trainings and self-paced 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 39 trainings.

Program Overview

This four-day event gives addiction and behavioral health professionals the opportunity to combine in-depth study of an area of special interest with the opportunity to learn in a beautiful, rejuvenating wilderness setting in Waterville Valley, NH. The program... read more

Date: Aug 24 2020 - 8:00am to Aug 27 2020 - 3:30pm
Tags: CEU, Evidence-Based Practice

Registration, agenda, fees and lodging information for this two-day event, coming this summer. Visit www.NEADCP.org for the latest information.

CEU’s and CLE’s to be awarded. Workshop sessions will include the following specialty courts: drug courts, veterans courts, DWI courts, mental... read more

Date: Nov 18 2020 - 9:00am to Nov 19 2020 - 4:00pm
Tags: Justice or Corrections

Reaching the Hard to Reach: Empowering Community Members to Think Differently and Embrace Teens with SUD and Mental Health Challenges
August 25, 2020 1-2:30PM (EST)
Stephanie J. Briody, Esq. is Co-Founder and CEO of Behavioral Health Innovators South Chatham, MA
Michelle... read more

Date: Aug 25 2020 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Tags: Co-occuring Disorders, Justice or Corrections, Opiates and Opioids, Prevention, Recovery, Multiple Pathways of Recovery, Trauma, Youth and Young Adults

Description: 

This training provides an overview of Motivational Interviewing (MI), an evidence-based counseling method to help people resolve ambivalent feelings in order to find the internal motivation they need to change behavior (e.g. engage in substance use treatment).

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Date: Aug 18 2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Tags: Motivational Interviewing, Youth and Young Adults

Date: September 9th & 10th 2020

Training: 9:30 am - 12:30 pm- BOTH DAYS 

You must attend both days to get the complete training and credit

THIS WILL BE A VIRTUAL ZOOM MEETING. PLEASE REGISTER TO RECEIVE THE ZOOM LOGIN CREDENTIALS.  

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Date: Sep 9 2020 - 9:30am to 12:30pm
Tags: Trauma, Youth and Young Adults

Date: September 9th & 10th 2020

Training: 9:30 am - 12:30 pm- BOTH DAYS 

You must attend both days to get the complete training and credit

THIS WILL BE A VIRTUAL ZOOM MEETING. PLEASE REGISTER TO RECEIVE THE ZOOM LOGIN CREDENTIALS.  

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Date: Sep 10 2020 - 9:30am to 12:30pm
Tags: Trauma, Youth and Young Adults

THIS IS HAS BEEN SPLIT INTO TWO DAYS 9AM-12PM-YOU MUST ATTEND BOTH DAYS TO RECEIVE CREDITS

Monday September 14th,2020 & Tuesday September 15th, 2020 

Training: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm BOTH DAYS

THIS IS A VIRTUAL ZOOM MEETING. PLEASE REGISTER TO RECEIVE THE ZOOM LOGIN... read more

Date: Sep 14 2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm

THIS IS HAS BEEN SPLIT INTO TWO DAYS 9AM-12PM-YOU MUST ATTEND BOTH DAYS TO RECEIVE CREDITS

Monday September 14th,2020 & Tuesday September 15th, 2020 

Training: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm BOTH DAYS

THIS IS A VIRTUAL ZOOM MEETING. PLEASE REGISTER TO RECEIVE THE ZOOM LOGIN... read more

Date: Sep 15 2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm

September 1st and September 8th, 2020

Training: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm YOU MUST ATTEND BOTH DAYS

Description:
This workshop will be highly interactive utilizing case studies and video vignettes to illustrate the information provided.  The focus of the content will be an... read more

Date: Sep 1 2020 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Tags: Evidence-Based Practice

September 1st and September 8th, 2020

Training: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm YOU MUST ATTEND BOTH DAYS

Description:
This workshop will be highly interactive utilizing case studies and video vignettes to illustrate the information provided.  The focus of the content will be an... read more

Date: Sep 8 2020 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Tags: Evidence-Based Practice

September 23 - 24, 2020

This is a virtual training that will be done through ZOOM. The credentials to log into the training will be sent out as we approach the training date. 
This is a two day training, attending both days is required for full credit.

This training... read more

Date: Sep 24 2020 - 9:00am to 4:30pm
Tags: Cultural Competence

September 23 - 24, 2020

This is a virtual training that will be done through ZOOM. The credentials to log into the training will be sent out as we approach the training date. 
This is a two day training, attending both days is required for full credit.

This training... read more

Date: Sep 23 2020 - 9:00am to 4:30pm
Tags: Cultural Competence

THIS WILL BE A VIRTUAL ZOOM MEETING. PLEASE REGISTER TO RECEIVE THE ZOOM LOGIN CREDENTIALS.  

Description: 

This 3-hour training is aimed at direct-care staff, mid- to advanced level experienced clinicians and administrators to improve their skills in working with... read more

Date: Sep 24 2020 - 9:30am to 12:30pm
Tags: Ethics and Boundaries

VIRTUAL - Supporting Youth and Families in Recovery from Substance Use Disorders(534)

Date: September 16th & 17th 2020

Training: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm  YOU MUST ATTEND BOTH DAYS

The Institute for Health and Recovery (IHR) will be leading a series of regional... read more

Date: Sep 16 2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Tags: Youth and Young Adults

VIRTUAL - Supporting Youth and Families in Recovery from Substance Use Disorders(534)

Date: September 16th & 17th 2020

Training: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm  YOU MUST ATTEND BOTH DAYS

The Institute for Health and Recovery (IHR) will be leading a series of regional... read more

Date: Sep 17 2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Tags: 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

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 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

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

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

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

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

We offer live and self-paced online courses through cutting-edge, easy-to-use technology that engages learners in conversation with one another and expert instructors. Our live, instructor-led courses delve deeply into specific evidence-based and promising practices. We also offer flexible, self... read more

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Developed by IHR with funding from the Dept. of Public Health, Bureau of Addiction Services.
Choose from several self-paced online trainings. 

Trauma Screening for Substance Use Providers A Comprehensive Introduction to Psychological Trauma Intimate Partner Violence in... read more

SBIRT is an evidence-based practice used to identify, reduce, and prevent problematic use and dependence on alcohol and illicit drugs. Coupled with “motivational interviewing,” in which the clinician partners with the client to make decisions about the client’s care, SBIRT is... read more

Tags: CEU, Evidence-Based Practice, SBIRT