training opportunities

 

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DHS Provider Monthly Meetings and COVID-19 Q&A

Second Tuesday of each month, 11:30a–12:30p

Online: Zoom

Listen in as DHS leadership share important information with providers and respond to your questions live. Agenda includes updates in policy, practice and procurement and an opportunity for providers to share their feedback. Recordings of past meetings are available here.

The Utah Plan for a Department of Health and Human Services Public Q&A

Every other Tuesday, 12:15-1p, Next Meeting is June 29.

Online: Zoom

Come join Executive Leadership and workgroup members address specific topics and answer your questions related to Utah’s consolidation plan. Sign up to receive email notifications about these upcoming meetings and look for developments and announcements here (hhsplan.utah.gov).

BEHAVIORAL HEALTH


Cultural Diversity in Disability & Mental Health Services
Tuesday, Sept. 28, noon to 1:30 p.m. 

Free: Online

In this webinar, we will discuss how race and ethnicity can affect services for someone with a disability and mental health concern. Our presenters will offer information for families and direct support professionals sto reduce inequality and improve  knowledge and services for individuals.
Collaborative Assessment and Management of Suicidality (CAMS)

Free Online Training / CEUS available

CAMS is a therapeutic framework for suicide-specific assessment and treatment of a patient’s suicidal risk. It is a flexible approach that can be used across theoretical orientations and disciplines for a wide range of suicidal patients across different treatment settings. The clinician and patient engage in a highly collaborative assessment and suicide-specific treatment planning process. CAMS is designed to form a strong clinical alliance while increasing patient motivation. To register, please email adonham@utah.gov.

 

DISABILITY SERVICES


 
 

PARTNER EVENTS / RESOURCES

(not sponsored by DHS)


Counseling on Access to Lethal Means (CALM-Utah) 

Free one-hour online course / Approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit

Teaches you how to have effective and sensitive conversations with at-risk patients regarding their access to firearms and other highly fatal methods.

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2021 On The Spot Summer Series

Every 3rd Thursday of the month

Free: Online

Addiction Technology Transfer Center Network (ATTC) invites all interested to attend. Guided by participant questions, subject matter experts will take you on a deeper dive into Digital Ethical Dilemmas, Motivational Interviewing, Clinical Supervision, and Digital Peer Recovery Support to help you travel toward increasing knowledge, building skills, and changing practice through the adoption of evidence-based and promising practices. Find out more by visiting this link.