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 48 trainings.

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

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

Recovery Coach Drop-in Forums are for recovery coaches and peer advocates providing direct support to clients/patients in the field of addiction.

These virtual sessions are offered twice-weekly (Mondays & Thursdays, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM) and provide space for discussion on pertinent... read more

Date:
Repeats every week every Monday until Mon Dec 28 2020.
Aug 17 2020 - 12:00pm, Aug 24 2020 - 12:00pm, Aug 31 2020 - 12:00pm, Sep 7 2020 - 12:00pm, Sep 14 2020 - 12:00pm, Sep 21 2020 - 12:00pm, Sep 28 2020 - 12:00pm, Oct 5 2020 - 12:00pm, Oct 12 2020 - 12:00pm, Oct 19 2020 - 12:00pm, Oct 26 2020 - 12:00pm, Nov 2 2020 - 12:00pm, Nov 9 2020 - 12:00pm, Nov 16 2020 - 12:00pm, Nov 23 2020 - 12:00pm, Nov 30 2020 - 12:00pm, Dec 7 2020 - 12:00pm, Dec 14 2020 - 12:00pm, Dec 21 2020 - 12:00pm, Dec 28 2020 - 12:00pm

Recovery Coach Drop-in Forums are for recovery coaches and peer advocates providing direct support to clients/patients in the field of addiction.

These virtual sessions are offered twice-weekly (Mondays & Thursdays, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM) and provide space for discussion on pertinent... read more

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Repeats every week every Thursday until Thu Dec 17 2020.
Aug 20 2020 - 12:00pm, Aug 27 2020 - 12:00pm, Sep 3 2020 - 12:00pm, Sep 10 2020 - 12:00pm, Sep 17 2020 - 12:00pm, Sep 24 2020 - 12:00pm, Oct 1 2020 - 12:00pm, Oct 8 2020 - 12:00pm, Oct 15 2020 - 12:00pm, Oct 22 2020 - 12:00pm, Oct 29 2020 - 12:00pm, Nov 5 2020 - 12:00pm, Nov 12 2020 - 12:00pm, Nov 19 2020 - 12:00pm, Nov 26 2020 - 12:00pm, Dec 3 2020 - 12:00pm, Dec 10 2020 - 12:00pm, Dec 17 2020 - 12:00pm

Description: 

This training provides an overview of the disease of addiction, key issues to be aware of when working with youth struggling with substance use, and how best to support youth in recovery and their families. We will review key risk factors for the development of youth... read more

Date: Oct 8 2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Tags: Youth and Young Adults

This training will be split into two days you must attend BOTH DAYS

Tuesday October 6th & Wednesday October 7th, 2020

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

THIS WILL BE A VIRTUAL ZOOM MEETING. 

ZOOM LINK WILL BE SENT OUT CLOSER TO THE TRAINING

... read more

Date: Oct 6 2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Tags: Motivational Interviewing

This training will be split into two days you must attend BOTH DAYS

Tuesday October 6th & Wednesday October 7th, 2020

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

THIS WILL BE A VIRTUAL ZOOM MEETING. 

ZOOM LINK WILL BE SENT OUT CLOSER TO THE TRAINING

... read more

Date: Oct 7 2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Tags: Motivational Interviewing

You must apply to BSAS via the AdCare application form to be considered for this training.

Date: Oct 5 2020 - 10:00am to Oct 9 2020 - 2:00pm
Tags: Recovery Trainings, Recovery Coach Academy

You must apply to BSAS via the AdCare application form to be considered for this training.

Date: Nov 30 2020 - 11:00am to Dec 4 2020 - 3:00pm
Tags: Recovery, Recovery Trainings, Recovery Coach Academy


RECOVERY COACH ACADEMY TRAINING 
IS A PRE-REQUISITE & REQUIRED TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS TRAINING
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Date: Oct 19 2020 - 10:00am to Oct 21 2020 - 2:00pm
Tags: Recovery Trainings, Ethical Considerations for Recovery Coaches

Recovery Coach Acacemy Training is a pre-requisite and required to participate in this training.

The last day ends at 1pm.

 

Date: Dec 7 2020 - 11:00am to Dec 9 2020 - 3:00pm
Tags: Recovery, Recovery Trainings, Ethical Considerations for Recovery Coaches

Central MA Recovery Coach/Recovery Coach Supervisor Learning Community

This meeting will be held virtually through a Zoom meeting. 

Please contact Rebecca Zwicker for Zoom info

rzwicker@familycontinuity.org

978-771-0087

Date: Sep 29 2020 - 12:00pm
Tags: Recovery Coach Learning Community

Thursday, October 1st, 2020 & Friday, October 2nd, 2020

Training: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

THIS IS A 2 DAY TRAINING. YOU MUST ATTEND BOTH DAYS 

ZOOM LINK WILL BE SENT OUT CLOSER TO THE TRAINING

Description:
 
This workshop will provide... read more

Date: Oct 1 2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Tags: Co-occuring Disorders

Thursday, October 1st, 2020 & Friday, October 2nd, 2020

Training: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

THIS IS A 2 DAY TRAINING. YOU MUST ATTEND BOTH DAYS 

ZOOM LINK WILL BE SENT OUT CLOSER TO THE TRAINING

Description:
 
This workshop will provide... read more

Date: Oct 2 2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Tags: Co-occuring Disorders

Date: October 14th and 15th 

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.  

... read more

Date: Oct 14 2020 - 9:30am to 12:30pm
Tags: Trauma, Youth and Young Adults

Date: October 14th and 15th 

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.  

... read more

Date: Oct 15 2020 - 9:30am to 12:30pm
Tags: Trauma, Youth and Young Adults

Description: 

Substance use disorders are most often accompanied by a history of trauma and mental health disorders.  How can we promote recovery in all areas, especially when engaging with and treating youth and young adults?
This training examines the relationship... read more

Date: Oct 15 2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Tags: Co-occuring Disorders, Youth and Young Adults

Recovery Coaches, Navigators, and Peer Supports - Introduction to MAT
Led by: Charmaine Lastimoso, Theresa Rolley, and Katie Raftery

This training will provide staff supporting patients being treated with medications for substance use disorders within a multidisciplinary team with a... read more

Date: Sep 24 2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm

THIS IS NOT A DUPLICATION OF ETHICAL CONSIDERATIONS FOR RECOVERY COACHES REQUIRED FOR THE INITIAL CARC CERTIFICATION

This training is for those that need 6 hours in Ethics to re-certify for the CARC 

THIS IS A VIRTUAL ZOOM MEETING.  PLEASE REGISTER... read more

Date: Sep 29 2020 - 9:00am to 1:00pm
Tags: Ethics and Boundaries, Recovery Trainings, Ethics for Recovery Coaching

Priority will be given to registrants who require this workshop for recertification for their CARC (Certified Addiction Recovery Coach) 

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

This blended learning engagement consists... read more

Date: Sep 30 2020 - 9:00am to 1:00pm
Tags: Recovery Trainings, Multiple Pathways of Recovery

YOU MUST ATTEND BOTH DAYS

ZOOM LINK WILL BE SENT OUT CLOSER TO THE TRAINING


DESCRIPTION:

This training will focus on challenges in admissions and retention that have arisen during the pandemic.  NIATx’s rapid improvement strategies offer proven, easy to... read more

Date: Oct 19 2020 - 12:30pm to 3:30pm
Tags: Business Operations

YOU MUST ATTEND BOTH DAYS

ZOOM LINK WILL BE SENT OUT CLOSER TO THE TRAINING


DESCRIPTION:

This training will focus on challenges in admissions and retention that have arisen during the pandemic.  NIATx’s rapid improvement strategies offer proven, easy to... read more

Date: Oct 26 2020 - 12:30pm to 3:30pm
Tags: Business Operations

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