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Erie County Emergency Services Training & Operations Center

3359 Broadway

(near Union Rd., behind Cheektowaga Senior Center)

Cheektowaga, NY 14227

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This two-day inperson training--Thursday & Friday, March 15th & 16th, will prepare healthcare professionals to train colleagues in behavioral health and substance use offices and clinics.

Registration and course materials are available at 8:30am with the seminar starting promptly each day at 9:00am.

There is NO charge to attend.

Intended Audience:

Target Audience--Provider Types:

  • Licensed Master Social Worker (LMSW) or Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)

  • Licensed Mental Health Counselors

  • Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

  • Certified School Counselor

  • Certified Rehabilitation Counselor

  • OASAS-credentialed professionals including Credentialed Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Counselors (CASACs), Credentialed Prevention Professionals (CPPs) and Credentialed Problem Gambling Counselors

To qualify for this training, you MUST:

  1. Be a licensed healthcare professional (included in the Target Audience list shown above);

  2. Have prior experience in training (in any healthcare topic);

  3. Have prior experience with SBIRT, which can include completion of the 4-hour course on the OASAS web site (www.oasas.ny.gov) or attendance at an in-person SBIRT training;

  4. NOTE: If you plan on completing SBIRT training before March 14, 2018, you will be able to attend the Training of Trainers (ToT) training. Please send documentation of completion of 4-hour SBIRT course to mary.stmary@erie.gov before the March 15, 2018 ToT course.]

  5. Agree to train other professionals, such as in your organization

If you do NOT meet the above criteria, you will NOT be allowed to take this training.

Learning Objectives:

  • Identify patients who misuse alcohol or other drugs using a standardized screening protocol

  • Describe the goals/processes of Brief Interventions (BI), Brief Negotiated Interviews (BNI), and Brief Treatments (BT)

Continuing Education: NDRI-USA, Inc., SW CPE is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers (LMSWs and LCSWs). Provider #0217.

Note: This is the only SBIRT Training of Trainers that the Erie County Departments of Health & Mental Health will be able to offer for a significant period of time.

Info: mary.stmary@erie.gov or 716-858-4941

Attendees are responsible to bring/purchase their own lunch and refreshments.

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