Free! Training Opportunity

From our partners at the Tobacco Control Program with VA Department of Health: You are cordially invited to attend the Northwest Virginia Tobacco Control and Prevention Regional Meeting on Friday, November 8, 2019. The meeting will be held at Germanna Community College Daniel Technology Center from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Lunch and refreshments will be…

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No-Cost Ethics Online Course

The Central East Prevention Technology Transfer Center (CEPTTC) is offering a very limited number of slots for prevention professionals within your state to have access to an online ethics course (32-hour moderated/self-paced). I am aware that some state certification boards do not accept online ethic courses but others do.  There are only 16 total slots…

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5th annual Mental Health/Substance Abuse Conference

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/5th-annual-mental-healthsubstance-abuse-conference-tickets-64705629279 See the Eventbrite site for excellent conference pricing values.  This conference will provide sessions on understanding addiction, how to facilitate recovery, understanding the impact of trauma on development, giving strategies to teachers to work with traumatized children, coping with compassion fatigue, Juuling, recognizing grief in children and how to support them, Are you anxious-know…

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Virtual Summit-Beyond Grants

Christa Shifflett will be presenting at the Virtual Summit Beyond Grants: Innovative Ways to Get Funding and Other Resources for Substance Abuse Prevention, Recovery, and Community Health Improvement Coalitions The summit will take on June 25th from 1-5:30 EDT and is free.  It will be available for viewing free of charge for two weeks after…

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Community Resource Mapping at EVMS 2019 Joint Mental Health Summit

Did you know that DBHDS and System Transformation Excellence and Performance (STEP-VA) are reforming Virginia’s Behavioral Health System? Archie Boone, Jr. and Sherry Hunt co-facilitated lunch and community resources discussion on Community Resource Mapping at EVMS/Brock Institute’s 2019 Joint Mental Health Summit: Addressing Child and Family Mental Health Needs, Including Military and Veteran Populations. Archie…

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