This training is to build skills of those who work with adolescents. Brief Intervention (BI) is a short-term intervention that consists of 2-4 sessions aimed at adolescents who use alcohol, tobacco, and/or other drugs. This approach uses motivational interviewing, cognitive behavior therapy, and the stages of change model to meet the needs of adolescents.
School Administrators, Educators, Staff, Counselors, School Nurses, and Community-Based Organization Staff
8:30 - 9:00 am - Sign-in and Refreshments
9:00 am - 4:00 pm - Training
Ira Sachnoff, Peer Resource Training & Consulting, San Francisco
Continuing Education Units (CEUs):
This training meets the qualifications for 6 hours continuing education credits for LMFTs, LCSWs, LPCCs and/or LEPs as required by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences. Center for Applied Research Solutions (CARS), offers 6 Hours of Continuing Education Units for BRN, AOD Counselors and Prevention Specialist.
CEUs are offered by CARS for a $25 fee that must be paid in advance. No payment will be accepted onsite. The $25 payment can either be sent via PayPal to firstname.lastname@example.org or paid by check mailed to Center for Applied Research Solutions, 708 College Ave, Santa Rosa, CA 95404.
You can contact Jacquie Vatert directly if you have additional questions related to CEU credits.