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October 2018

Grant County – WaHCA Peer Continuing Education Series – WRAP Level 2 (5-Day)

October 1, 2018 @ 9:00 am - October 5, 2018 @ 4:30 pm
Best Western Lake Front Hotel, 3000 West Marina Drive , Moses Lake, WA 98837
Moses Lake, WA 98837 US
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Spend five days learning to become a WRAP Facilitator.** This course is designed to help you become a powerful change agent as a WRAP Facilitator. You will gain a deeper understanding of the recovery process and learn to:• work with people who have mental health challenges to discover the strengths they have and can use to enhance their recovery;• effectively share the underlying concepts necessary to recovery - hope, personal responsibility, education, self-advocacy, and support;• work with individuals and groups…

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Holistic Approach to DBT Skills

October 16, 2018 @ 10:30 am - 4:30 pm
Courthouse Square, 1102 A Street #438, Tacoma, WA 98402
Tacoma, WA 98402 US
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TOPIC: Holistic Approach to DBT Skills is an interactive workshop that teaches what DBT skills are, but also teaches the skills necessary between clients and providers so they can work collaboratively.  DBT skills are a powerful evidence based recovery tool. This workshop will help you hone the skills to support your recovery efforts or those of the people you serve (or both!). To provide you with the best expereince possible, seating is limited.  This workshop is priced to sell out, so register now.…

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Grant County – WaHCA Peer Continuing Education Series – Co-Occurring Disorders

October 17, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Best Western Lake Front Hotel, 3000 West Marina Drive , Moses Lake, WA 98837
Moses Lake, WA 98837 US
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CONTINUING EDUCATION WORKSHOP FOR PEER SUPPORT COUNSELORS TOPIC: Co-occurring Disorders Training for Peer Support Counselors is interactive and provides useful tools for Peer Support Counselors working with people who experience co-occurring disorders – the coexistence of both a mental health and a substance use disorder. It will further define co-occurring disorders, introduce study results, the Stages of Change, relapse prevention, and cover the SAMHSA perspective. In a classroom setting, peer counselors will learn how to positively work with people who…

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November 2018

Lewis County – WaHCA Peer CE Series – Peers in Crisis & Suicide Prevention

November 1, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Washington State University, Room 003 (Basement of the historic courthouse) 351 NW North St. , Chehalis, WA 98532
Chehalis, WA 98532 US
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Mary Jadwisiak

CONTINUING EDUCATION WORKSHOP FOR PEER SUPPORT COUNSELORS TOPIC: Peers in Crisis & Suicide Prevention is a 2 part workshop that builds on itself.  Participants will leave the morning session with an ability to recognize if the peer they are working with is in crisis, what to do about it and how to support the peer and still stay grounded themselves.  The afternoon session will be based on the morning session and will provide additional tools for identifying a person at…

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King County – WaHCA Peer Continuing Education Series – De-Escalation/Calm in the Storm

November 6, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Phoenix Rising Cafe, 915 26th St. NE, Auburn, WA 98002
Auburn, WA 98002
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CONTINUING EDUCATION WORKSHOP FOR PEER SUPPORT COUNSELORS TOPIC: The De-Escalation curriculum is founded upon the fundamental concepts of respect, support, prevention, and the mutual relationship.  Peers will be provided with an array of effective non-violent skills that are designed to promote person-centered and recovery-based approaches. Peers will leave the workshop with skills and strategies for supporting someone whose behavior may escalate, while preserving the helping alliance. ABOUT THE TRAINER: Sharon Holmes has over 20 years of formal work experience and…

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Pierce County – WaHCA Peer Continuing Education Series – Co-Occurring Disorders

November 13, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Tacoma Area Coalition of Individuals with Disabilities (TACID), 6315 S 19th Street, Tacoma, WA 98466
Tacoma, WA 98466 US
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CONTINUING EDUCATION WORKSHOP FOR PEER SUPPORT COUNSELORS TOPIC: Co-occurring Disorders Training for Peer Support Counselors is interactive and provides useful tools for Peer Support Counselors working with people who experience co-occurring disorders – the coexistence of both a mental health and a substance use disorder. It will further define co-occurring disorders, introduce study results, the Stages of Change, relapse prevention, and cover the SAMHSA perspective. In a classroom setting, peer counselors will learn how to positively work with people who…

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Lewis County – WaHCA Peer Continuing Education Series – Culture & Diversity

November 29, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Cascade, A Behavioral Healthcare Agency, 2428 West Reynolds Ave., Centralia, WA 98531
Centralia, WA 98531 US
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CONTINUING EDUCATION WORKSHOP FOR PEER SUPPORT COUNSELORS   TOPIC: Recovery is Culturally-Based! Recovery is Culturally-Based! is a Diversity Focus training that strives to reinforce diversity, inclusion, and engagement in Peer Support work in order to build and maintain a diverse workforce, foster and develop an inclusive workplace, and promote inclusive diversity to deliver the best services to our Peers. Diversity Focus training develops cultural awareness and sensitivity to others in a multicultural work environment. This Diversity Focus training includes activities…

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December 2018

King County – WaHCA Peer Continuing Education Series – Culture & Diversity

December 13, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Evergreen Building, 15 S Grady Way Room #LL20, Renton, WA 98057
Renton, WA 98057 US
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Recovery is Culturally-Based! Continuing Education Workshop for Peer Counselors Recovery is Culturally-Based! is a Diversity Focus training that strives to reinforce diversity, inclusion, and engagement in Peer Support work in order to build and maintain a diverse workforce, foster and develop an inclusive workplace, and promote inclusive diversity to deliver the best services to our Peers. Diversity Focus training develops cultural awareness and sensitivity to others in a multicultural work environment. This Diversity Focus training includes activities and ideas that…

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You are Not Alone – a Day of Connection & CARE for Peer Support Specialists everywhere

December 13, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 6:00 pm

The conference is designed for Peers Support Specialists and Recovery Coaches who feel isolated, under-utilized or under-trained.  We want everyone to have the tools they need to be successful and bring RECOVERY and HOPE to their work so we've designed this amazing event.  Throughout the day you will have access to an inspiring keynote address and 12 1-hour webinars to build your skills as a Peer Support employee.

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Spokane County – WaHCA Peer Continuing Education Series – Culture & Diversity

December 20, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Passages Family Support, Sunset Pointe Business Center 1700 S Assembly St., Suite 300, Spokane, WA 99224
Spokane, WA 99224 US
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Recovery is Culturally-Based! Continuing Education Workshop for Peer Counselors Recovery is Culturally-Based! is a Diversity Focus training that strives to reinforce diversity, inclusion, and engagement in Peer Support work in order to build and maintain a diverse workforce, foster and develop an inclusive workplace, and promote inclusive diversity to deliver the best services to our Peers. Diversity Focus training develops cultural awareness and sensitivity to others in a multicultural work environment. This Diversity Focus training includes activities and ideas that…

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