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Tis the Season for Standards Training

Happy Holidays everyone! We’re wrapping up 2013 with some great seminars, including a repeat of the very popular “Working with People who are Actively Using Substances.” Space will be very limited at these trainings, so please try to limit your organization/ program’s registration to the 2-3 most critical staff. Download the December Training Flier and register TODAY at is.gd/decemberseminars. Registration is REQUIRED for attendance.
 

Tuesday, December 17

In the  Santa Monica area (final location TBA soon)
 

9 AM to 12 PM: “Working with People who are Actively Using Substances”

This session is for Outreach, Shelter and Permanent Supportive Housing providers. With a focus on harm reduction strategies and goal oriented planning. Techniques for housing access, eviction prevention and housing stabilization will be discussed.

1:30 PM to 4:30 PM: “Critical Time Intervention”

This session is for staff that assists homeless individuals and families to transition into and maintains housing. Topics include: an overview of the evidence-based practice of CTI, implementation strategies for a range of settings, tools, and organizational support for the practice. 

 

Wednesday, December 18

At Harbor Interfaith Services (670 W. 9th St.  San Pedro, CA 90731)
 

9 AM to 12 PM: “Engagement and Voluntary Services”

This session is for Outreach, Shelter and Permanent Supportive Housing providers. Topics include: engagement/ re-engagement process, finding common ground, goal setting, negotiating role of the worker, a discussion of engagement of people with active psychiatric symptoms and/or who are actively using substances.

1:30 PM to 4:30 PM: “Critical Time Intervention”

This session is for staff that assists homeless individuals and families to transition into and maintains housing. Topics include: an overview of the evidence-based practice of CTI, implementation strategies for a range of settings, tools, and organizational support for the practice. 

 

REGISTRATION WILL CLOSE ON DECEMBER 11! 

Please register at http://is.gd/decemberseminars

 

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