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OHR Train the Trainer Human Rights Training - Region 1 Lynchburg

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Links to Life

147 Mill Ridge Road

Lynchburg, VA 24502

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DBDHS, Office of Human Rights, will provide training to agency directors or their designees in a train the trainer format specific to the revised regulations which went into effect in February, 2017. This training is designed so that the individual from each agency who is in attendance can return to his/her agency and provide required annual training and competency testing to agency personnel.

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Is this training mandatory for DBHDS Licensed providers?

This training is NOT mandatory, and is only an optional resource for you to use to assist in training your staff to provide annual training to your personnel.

What can I bring into the event?

Please bring a copy of the Regulations to Assure the Rights of Individuals Receiving Services from Providers Licensed, Funded, or Operated By The Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services 2017.

Also, please bring a brown-bag lunch and any snacks or refreshments you may desire, as meals/snacks will not be provided by the Department for this training.

Is lunch provided? No, we will not be offering lunch or snacks. Please feel free to bring your lunch and snacks with you to the event.

How many people can attend from my agency?

This training is for directors and/or their designees who are responsible for providing annual training and competency testing to staff. This training is NOT for direct care staff who need updated annual training. As a result, we ask that only 1-2 staff from your agency attend this training.

When and where are the other trainings?

March 28, 2018 - Good Life Corporation, New Market, VA - Registration Cap: 100 participants (open to Regions 1 and 2)

April 3, 2018 - Mary Washington Hospital, Fredericksburg, VA - Registration Cap: 50 participants (open to Regions 1 and 2)

April 10, 2018 - Region Ten CSB, Charlottesville, VA - Registration Cap: 75 participants (Region 1 only)

April 17, 2018 - Fairfax Gov't Center Complex, Fairfax, VA - Registration Cap: 60 participants (Region 2 only)

April 27, 2018 - Links to Life, Lynchburg, VA - Registration Cap: 50 participants (Region 1 only)

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Please email Angela Harrison at angela.harrison@dbhds.virginia.gov with any questions specific to this event.

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

No, your ticket is not required. Eventbrite enables us to have a list of all participants who have registered. If you are unable to attend, and another individual will attend in your place, please ensure that the individual knows the name of the individual who originally registered. Tickets ARE transferable; however, we will need to know the original ticketholder's name to honor admission since this is a limited space event.

Is it ok if the name on my ticket or registration doesn't match the person who attends?

Eventbrite enables us to have a list of all participants who have registered. If you are unable to attend, and another individual will attend in your place, please ensure that the individual knows the name of the individual who originally registered. Tickets ARE transferable; however, we will need to know the original ticketholder's name to honor admission since this is a limited space event.

May I attend this training if it is not in the region where my agency is located?

OHR is offering at least 5 different trainings throughout Regions 1 and 2 to ensure that providers have adequate access to trainings without traveling great distances. In order to ensure that this convenience is afforded to all agencies and applicable personnel, please attend the training that is located in your region, and in closest proximity to your agency. Also, for your reference, participant restrictions are noted above in When and where are the other trainings section.

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