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.

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

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

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

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

It is highly recommended that all Recovery Coaches register and attend this 2 1/2-day Ethical Considerations Training. This 2 1/2-day training will discuss ethical considerations specific to the peer-to-peer service of recovery coaching. The trainers will employ didactic presentations,... read more

Date: Aug 14 2019 - 8:30am to Aug 16 2019 - 4:30pm
Tags: Recovery Coach Training, Ethical Considerations for Recovery Coaches

The Recovery Coach Academy is a 5-day intensive training academy focusing on providing individuals with the skills needed 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.

Upon completion of this... read more

Date: Sep 9 2019 - 8:30am to Sep 13 2019 - 4:30pm
Tags: Recovery Coach Training, Recovery Coach Academy

The Recovery Coach Academy is a 5-day intensive training academy focusing on providing individuals with the skills needed 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.

Upon completion of this... read more

Date: Sep 23 2019 - 8:30am to Sep 27 2019 - 4:30pm
Tags: Recovery Coach Training, Recovery Coach Academy

The Recovery Coach Academy is a 5-day intensive training academy focusing on providing individuals with the skills needed 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.

Upon completion of this... read more

Date: Oct 21 2019 - 8:30am to Oct 25 2019 - 4:30pm
Tags: Recovery Coach Training, Recovery Coach Academy

The Recovery Coach Academy is a 5-day intensive training academy focusing on providing individuals with the skills needed 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.

Upon completion of this... read more

Date: Nov 4 2019 - 8:30am to Nov 8 2019 - 4:30pm
Tags: Recovery Coach Training, Recovery Coach Academy

It is highly recommended that all Recovery Coaches register and attend this 2 1/2-day Ethical Considerations Training. 

This 2 1/2-day training will discuss ethical considerations specific to the peer-to-peer service of recovery coaching. The trainers will employ didactic... read more

Date: Nov 20 2019 - 8:30am to Nov 22 2019 - 4:30pm
Tags: Recovery Coach Training, Ethical Considerations for Recovery Coaches

Recovery Coach Academy fulfills the second 30 of the 60 educational hours required to become a Massachusetts Certified Addiction Recovery Coach. Designed to provide those seeking to work as Recovery Coaches with a thorough overview of addiction science, the various substances of misuse and their... read more

Date: Jun 24 2019 - 9:00am to Jun 27 2019 - 5:30pm
Tags: CEU, Cultural Competence, Ethics and Boundaries, Motivational Interviewing, Recovery, Recovery Coach Training, Recovery Coach Academy, Ethical Considerations for Recovery Coaches, Motivational Interviewing for Recovery Coaches, Cultural Competency for Recovery Coaches, Addictions 101 for Recovery Coaches, Mental Health for Recovery Coaches, Addictions 101 for Recovery Coaches

CCAR Recovery Coaching and Professionalism ©

Now that recovery coaches are being recognized as having such a profound impact in recovery, many more organizations are looking to hire coaches. Coaches that can easily demonstrate a high level of professionalism may easily assimilate into... read more

Date:
Repeats every week every Saturday until Sat Jun 22 2019.
Jun 15 2019 - 8:30am to 4:00pm, Jun 22 2019 - 8:30am to 4:00pm
Tags: CEU, Cultural Competence, Ethics and Boundaries, Recovery, Recovery Coach Training

The New England Region of the National Network of Libraries of Medicine is hosting the fifth webinar in the webinar series about Innovative Methods for the Prevention and Treatment of Substance Use Disorder- How the Trauma Informed Approach Can Help Treat Substance Use Disorders. This webinar... read more

Date: Jun 26 2019 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Tags: Trauma

Ethics for Recovery Coaches offers participants unique opportunities to explore and define just what ethical practice means within the context of their work, as well as their varied work environments. This 1-day workshop includes the following:

Discussion of the history, classic... read more
Date: Jul 24 2019 - 8:30am to 4:30pm
Tags: Recovery Coach Training

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This full-day workshop provides a hands-on introduction and overview of numerous pathways of recovery. Including their history, organizing structure, rituals and other defining characteristics. Participants will also explore the tasks required to initiate any new... read more

Date: Jul 25 2019 - 8:30am to 4:30pm
Tags: Recovery Coach Training

These trainings are open to DPH, Bureau of Substance Addiction providers as well as other youth serving agencies and departments. 

Breakfast and lunch will NOT be provided. Please come prepared. You will be given an hour for lunch.

Description: 

This... read more

Date: Jun 26 2019 - 8:30am to 4:00pm
Tags: Trauma, 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

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

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