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Oct
24
Thu
Community Drug Prevention Celebration @ Summa Health System - Akron Campus
Oct 24 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am

You are invited to a Celebration & Community Prevention Update for The Deterra Project: Preventing Prescription Drug Abuse. Three years ago, Summit County Community Partnership kicked off The Deterra Project on International Overdose Awareness Day 2016.  Since that kickoff, more than eighty community organizations and countless volunteers have come together to distribute pouches and educational information about safe medicine usage and disposal.

Registration begins at 8:00 a.m.  The Celebration & Community Prevention Update will be held on October 24th, 2019 at 8:30 a.m. at The Ann & David Brennan Critical Care Center on the Summa Health System Akron Campus.  We will celebrate the accomplishments of our community during this past year, share the project’s evaluation report and future plans.  We hope you will be able to attend this special day.

Parking is available in the Parking Deck at 75 Arch St.

Breakfast will be provided.

Come help us celebrate our accomplishments!

Share this event on Facebook and Twitter.

We hope you can make it!

Cheers,

Summit County Community Partnership

Oct
29
Tue
Clergy/Lay Minister Training for Counseling Related to Problem Gambling @ Ohio Department of Natural Resources
Oct 29 – Nov 1 all-day

Clergy/Lay Minister Training for Counseling Related to Problem Gambling, Oct. 29-Nov. 1, 2019

Due to the success of last year’s inaugural Clergy/Lay Minister training in Ohio, the OhioMHAS has once again provided resources to the Problem Gambling Network of Ohio to offer this valuable training. The training will be October 29-November 1, 2019, at the Ohio Department of Natural Resources, 2045 Morse Rd., Columbus, OH 43229. The cost is $50 and includes continental breakfast and lunch. Registration Link: PGNOhio.org/EVENTS. For questions related to logistics, please contact DLongmeier@PGNOhio.org. Content-specific and certification questions can be directed to Rev. Janet Jacobs at jjacobs@grmumc.org or (812) 290-3022.

 

Nov
7
Thu
Advanced Disordered Gambling Training @ Recovery Resources - 4th Floor Training Room
Nov 7 all-day

Advanced Disordered Gambling Training 1 – Cleveland

This workshop introduces you to many aspects of technology both for clients and clinicians. You will learn about teletherapy as well as many other HIPAA compliant ways to integrate technology with your clients. Special emphasis on treating gambling but also an introduction to the next generation of clients seeking services.Recovery Resources – 4th Floor Training Room

Nov
8
Fri
Advanced Disordered Gambling Training 1 – Columbus @ Ohio Department Of Natural Resources - Building E
Nov 8 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm

Advanced Disordered Gambling Training 1 – Columbus

Trainer: Jody Bechtold, LCSW, ICGC-II, BACC, PC

This workshop introduces you to many aspects of technology both for clients and clinicians.  Do you know the difference between a digital native and digital immigrant? You will learn about teletherapy and why you should consider offering it as well as many other HIPAA compliant ways to integrate technology with your clients.  Special emphasis on treating problem gambling but also an introduction to the next generation of clients seeking services.  Lunch Included!

Objectives: 

By the end of the training, participants will be able to:

  1. Articulate the Do’s and Don’ts of Teletherapy.
  2. Identify ways to incorporate technology in the treatment of problem gamblers.
  3. Critically review software designed to help problem gamblers reduce or stop gambling.
  4. Describe how different generations view the use of technology, in and out of the treatment session.

This training wil provide 6 CEUs for social workers, counselors and gambling counselors as well as 6 CEUs for chemical dependency and prevention professionals.

Cost: $25.00

Prerequisite: Stage I and Stage II or 24 hours of previous gambling-specific education.

Day-of: Doors will open at 8:30am for networking, sign-in and continental breakfast. The training will begin promptly at 9:00am

Important note: You will need a valid driver’s license or other ID to enter the Ohio Depratment of Natural Resources. Please have this ready when you arrive at the gate off of Mores Rd.

Dec
5
Thu
Stage I: Foundations in Disordered Gambling – Chillicothe @ Adena PACCAR Medical Education Center - Kenworth A
Dec 5 @ 9:00 am – Dec 6 @ 4:00 pm

Stage I: Foundations in Disordered Gambling – Chillicothe

Join us for Stage I: Foundations in Disordered Gambling. This two-day training will provide 12 hours of gambling-specific education and increase the participants’ knowledge and understanding of the disease of gambling disorder and prepare the practicing clinician to work with problem and disordered gamblers and their families. Other information discussed includes warning signs, at-risk populations, screening/assessment, prevention/outreach strategies, resources available, gambling expansion and how to partner with the gaming industry, Gambler’s Anonymous and other organizations. Small group scenarios and videos will accompany the training. Participation is highly encouraged. Training will include continental breakfast and lunch both days!

This training will provide 12 CEUs for social workers, counselors, and gambling counselors as well as 12 CEUs for chemical dependency and prevention professionals.

Trainers: Maggie Hyland, LPCC, LSW, ICGC

Scott Anderson, AS, LCDC II

Michael A. Buzzelli, MA, MPH, OCPS

Cost: $50 (must be paid in advance, payments WILL NOT be accepted at the door)

Day-of: Doors will open at 8:30am for sign-in and small continental breakfast. Training will begin promptly at 9:00am both days.

Oct
24
Thu
Community Drug Prevention Celebration @ Summa Health System - Akron Campus
Oct 24 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am

You are invited to a Celebration & Community Prevention Update for The Deterra Project: Preventing Prescription Drug Abuse. Three years ago, Summit County Community Partnership kicked off The Deterra Project on International Overdose Awareness Day 2016.  Since that kickoff, more than eighty community organizations and countless volunteers have come together to distribute pouches and educational information about safe medicine usage and disposal.

Registration begins at 8:00 a.m.  The Celebration & Community Prevention Update will be held on October 24th, 2019 at 8:30 a.m. at The Ann & David Brennan Critical Care Center on the Summa Health System Akron Campus.  We will celebrate the accomplishments of our community during this past year, share the project’s evaluation report and future plans.  We hope you will be able to attend this special day.

Parking is available in the Parking Deck at 75 Arch St.

Breakfast will be provided.

Come help us celebrate our accomplishments!

Share this event on Facebook and Twitter.

We hope you can make it!

Cheers,

Summit County Community Partnership

Oct
29
Tue
Clergy/Lay Minister Training for Counseling Related to Problem Gambling @ Ohio Department of Natural Resources
Oct 29 – Nov 1 all-day

Clergy/Lay Minister Training for Counseling Related to Problem Gambling, Oct. 29-Nov. 1, 2019

Due to the success of last year’s inaugural Clergy/Lay Minister training in Ohio, the OhioMHAS has once again provided resources to the Problem Gambling Network of Ohio to offer this valuable training. The training will be October 29-November 1, 2019, at the Ohio Department of Natural Resources, 2045 Morse Rd., Columbus, OH 43229. The cost is $50 and includes continental breakfast and lunch. Registration Link: PGNOhio.org/EVENTS. For questions related to logistics, please contact DLongmeier@PGNOhio.org. Content-specific and certification questions can be directed to Rev. Janet Jacobs at jjacobs@grmumc.org or (812) 290-3022.

 

Nov
7
Thu
Advanced Disordered Gambling Training @ Recovery Resources - 4th Floor Training Room
Nov 7 all-day

Advanced Disordered Gambling Training 1 – Cleveland

This workshop introduces you to many aspects of technology both for clients and clinicians. You will learn about teletherapy as well as many other HIPAA compliant ways to integrate technology with your clients. Special emphasis on treating gambling but also an introduction to the next generation of clients seeking services.Recovery Resources – 4th Floor Training Room

Nov
8
Fri
Advanced Disordered Gambling Training 1 – Columbus @ Ohio Department Of Natural Resources - Building E
Nov 8 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm

Advanced Disordered Gambling Training 1 – Columbus

Trainer: Jody Bechtold, LCSW, ICGC-II, BACC, PC

This workshop introduces you to many aspects of technology both for clients and clinicians.  Do you know the difference between a digital native and digital immigrant? You will learn about teletherapy and why you should consider offering it as well as many other HIPAA compliant ways to integrate technology with your clients.  Special emphasis on treating problem gambling but also an introduction to the next generation of clients seeking services.  Lunch Included!

Objectives: 

By the end of the training, participants will be able to:

  1. Articulate the Do’s and Don’ts of Teletherapy.
  2. Identify ways to incorporate technology in the treatment of problem gamblers.
  3. Critically review software designed to help problem gamblers reduce or stop gambling.
  4. Describe how different generations view the use of technology, in and out of the treatment session.

This training wil provide 6 CEUs for social workers, counselors and gambling counselors as well as 6 CEUs for chemical dependency and prevention professionals.

Cost: $25.00

Prerequisite: Stage I and Stage II or 24 hours of previous gambling-specific education.

Day-of: Doors will open at 8:30am for networking, sign-in and continental breakfast. The training will begin promptly at 9:00am

Important note: You will need a valid driver’s license or other ID to enter the Ohio Depratment of Natural Resources. Please have this ready when you arrive at the gate off of Mores Rd.

Dec
5
Thu
Stage I: Foundations in Disordered Gambling – Chillicothe @ Adena PACCAR Medical Education Center - Kenworth A
Dec 5 @ 9:00 am – Dec 6 @ 4:00 pm

Stage I: Foundations in Disordered Gambling – Chillicothe

Join us for Stage I: Foundations in Disordered Gambling. This two-day training will provide 12 hours of gambling-specific education and increase the participants’ knowledge and understanding of the disease of gambling disorder and prepare the practicing clinician to work with problem and disordered gamblers and their families. Other information discussed includes warning signs, at-risk populations, screening/assessment, prevention/outreach strategies, resources available, gambling expansion and how to partner with the gaming industry, Gambler’s Anonymous and other organizations. Small group scenarios and videos will accompany the training. Participation is highly encouraged. Training will include continental breakfast and lunch both days!

This training will provide 12 CEUs for social workers, counselors, and gambling counselors as well as 12 CEUs for chemical dependency and prevention professionals.

Trainers: Maggie Hyland, LPCC, LSW, ICGC

Scott Anderson, AS, LCDC II

Michael A. Buzzelli, MA, MPH, OCPS

Cost: $50 (must be paid in advance, payments WILL NOT be accepted at the door)

Day-of: Doors will open at 8:30am for sign-in and small continental breakfast. Training will begin promptly at 9:00am both days.

Oct
24
Thu
Community Drug Prevention Celebration @ Summa Health System - Akron Campus
Oct 24 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am

You are invited to a Celebration & Community Prevention Update for The Deterra Project: Preventing Prescription Drug Abuse. Three years ago, Summit County Community Partnership kicked off The Deterra Project on International Overdose Awareness Day 2016.  Since that kickoff, more than eighty community organizations and countless volunteers have come together to distribute pouches and educational information about safe medicine usage and disposal.

Registration begins at 8:00 a.m.  The Celebration & Community Prevention Update will be held on October 24th, 2019 at 8:30 a.m. at The Ann & David Brennan Critical Care Center on the Summa Health System Akron Campus.  We will celebrate the accomplishments of our community during this past year, share the project’s evaluation report and future plans.  We hope you will be able to attend this special day.

Parking is available in the Parking Deck at 75 Arch St.

Breakfast will be provided.

Come help us celebrate our accomplishments!

Share this event on Facebook and Twitter.

We hope you can make it!

Cheers,

Summit County Community Partnership

Oct
29
Tue
Clergy/Lay Minister Training for Counseling Related to Problem Gambling @ Ohio Department of Natural Resources
Oct 29 – Nov 1 all-day

Clergy/Lay Minister Training for Counseling Related to Problem Gambling, Oct. 29-Nov. 1, 2019

Due to the success of last year’s inaugural Clergy/Lay Minister training in Ohio, the OhioMHAS has once again provided resources to the Problem Gambling Network of Ohio to offer this valuable training. The training will be October 29-November 1, 2019, at the Ohio Department of Natural Resources, 2045 Morse Rd., Columbus, OH 43229. The cost is $50 and includes continental breakfast and lunch. Registration Link: PGNOhio.org/EVENTS. For questions related to logistics, please contact DLongmeier@PGNOhio.org. Content-specific and certification questions can be directed to Rev. Janet Jacobs at jjacobs@grmumc.org or (812) 290-3022.

 

Nov
7
Thu
Advanced Disordered Gambling Training @ Recovery Resources - 4th Floor Training Room
Nov 7 all-day

Advanced Disordered Gambling Training 1 – Cleveland

This workshop introduces you to many aspects of technology both for clients and clinicians. You will learn about teletherapy as well as many other HIPAA compliant ways to integrate technology with your clients. Special emphasis on treating gambling but also an introduction to the next generation of clients seeking services.Recovery Resources – 4th Floor Training Room

Nov
8
Fri
Advanced Disordered Gambling Training 1 – Columbus @ Ohio Department Of Natural Resources - Building E
Nov 8 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm

Advanced Disordered Gambling Training 1 – Columbus

Trainer: Jody Bechtold, LCSW, ICGC-II, BACC, PC

This workshop introduces you to many aspects of technology both for clients and clinicians.  Do you know the difference between a digital native and digital immigrant? You will learn about teletherapy and why you should consider offering it as well as many other HIPAA compliant ways to integrate technology with your clients.  Special emphasis on treating problem gambling but also an introduction to the next generation of clients seeking services.  Lunch Included!

Objectives: 

By the end of the training, participants will be able to:

  1. Articulate the Do’s and Don’ts of Teletherapy.
  2. Identify ways to incorporate technology in the treatment of problem gamblers.
  3. Critically review software designed to help problem gamblers reduce or stop gambling.
  4. Describe how different generations view the use of technology, in and out of the treatment session.

This training wil provide 6 CEUs for social workers, counselors and gambling counselors as well as 6 CEUs for chemical dependency and prevention professionals.

Cost: $25.00

Prerequisite: Stage I and Stage II or 24 hours of previous gambling-specific education.

Day-of: Doors will open at 8:30am for networking, sign-in and continental breakfast. The training will begin promptly at 9:00am

Important note: You will need a valid driver’s license or other ID to enter the Ohio Depratment of Natural Resources. Please have this ready when you arrive at the gate off of Mores Rd.

Dec
5
Thu
Stage I: Foundations in Disordered Gambling – Chillicothe @ Adena PACCAR Medical Education Center - Kenworth A
Dec 5 @ 9:00 am – Dec 6 @ 4:00 pm

Stage I: Foundations in Disordered Gambling – Chillicothe

Join us for Stage I: Foundations in Disordered Gambling. This two-day training will provide 12 hours of gambling-specific education and increase the participants’ knowledge and understanding of the disease of gambling disorder and prepare the practicing clinician to work with problem and disordered gamblers and their families. Other information discussed includes warning signs, at-risk populations, screening/assessment, prevention/outreach strategies, resources available, gambling expansion and how to partner with the gaming industry, Gambler’s Anonymous and other organizations. Small group scenarios and videos will accompany the training. Participation is highly encouraged. Training will include continental breakfast and lunch both days!

This training will provide 12 CEUs for social workers, counselors, and gambling counselors as well as 12 CEUs for chemical dependency and prevention professionals.

Trainers: Maggie Hyland, LPCC, LSW, ICGC

Scott Anderson, AS, LCDC II

Michael A. Buzzelli, MA, MPH, OCPS

Cost: $50 (must be paid in advance, payments WILL NOT be accepted at the door)

Day-of: Doors will open at 8:30am for sign-in and small continental breakfast. Training will begin promptly at 9:00am both days.