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This training provides information on the essential rights of recipients of community mental health services, including abuse and neglect; confidentiality; informed consent; respect and dignity; restraint; seclusion; and incident-report writing.
To register, contact: ClericalSuppTeam@ioniacmhs.org
CPR/AED & First Aid
Includes adult, child, and infant CPR as well as basic first aid training. Class size is limited to 10 participants. Other options available for renewals. Call: (616) 225-7055 and register with Norma.
$35.00/session $70 for both CPR & FA (Ground Training and Renewal) MUST PREPAY
Skills Renewal Class: 8:00AM-8:45AM
CPR/AED: 9:00AM - 12:00AM
First Aid: 12:30PM - 3:30PM
To register, contact: Spectrum Health United Lifestyles (616) 225-7055 or email email@example.com
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CPI: Non-Violent Crisis Intervention
This training focuses on prevention and offers proven strategies for safely defusing anxious, hostile or violent behavior at the earliest possible stage. You will learn how behavior escalates and how to appropriately respond.
8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
375 Apple Tree Drive, Ionia, MI 48846
Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training
Dates: April 25-26, 2019 **Training is Currently Full**
Time: Register at 8:15 a.m. Training is from 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Fee: $85 for persons & organizations outside of Ionia County. Fee is waived for Ionia County residents/organizations. Fee includes training materials, continental breakfast, lunch both days, & refreshments.
Location: The Right Door for Hope, Recovery, and Wellness in Ionia
Call Pete Leland at 616-527-1790 to RSVP. Registration deadline is one week prior to the training date and MUST be Confirmed by The Right Door for Hope, Recovery, and Wellness.
Send completed registration form and fee to:
The Right Door for Hope, Recovery and Wellness
375 Apple Tree Drive
Ionia, MI 48846
ATTN: Pete Leland
Elizabeth Thelen, LMSW, CAADC
Lisa Lubenow, LMSW, CAADC
Target Audience & Social Work Practice Levels:
Mental health and other human service professionals, school personnel, primary care professionals, law enforcement, clergy, and other community agency workers and volunteers in positions of trust that are interested in learning suicide risk identification and intervention model.
Participants attending this training will learn to:
1. Recognize invitations for help.
2. Reach out and offer support.
3. Review the risk of suicide.
4. Apply a suicide intervention model.
5. Link people with community resources.
Are pending for the Michigan Social Work Continuing Education Collaborative, for the Michigan Certification Board for Addiction Professionals (MCBAP), & Nursing CE’s. Certificates will be presented at the end of the training to those who attend both days, all sessions, and complete a training evaluation.
8:30a-9:30am Introduction & Overview: Prevention, Postvention & Intervention
9:40am-12:30pm Introduction to Connecting: Workgroups & Video
12:30pm-1:30pm Lunch (provided)
1:30pm-3:00pm Workgroup Exercises-Exploring Invitations/Asking about Suicidal Thoughts/Listening & Reviewing Risk
3:15pm-4:30pm Workgroup Exercises—Contracting a Safe Plan, Follow Up & Review
8:30am-10:20pm Structure of an Intervention, Connecting Attitudes
10:30am-12:30pm Simulations & Workgroup Exercises
12:30pm-1:30pm Lunch (provided)
1:30pm-3:00pm Workgroup Exercises
3:15pm-4:30pm Resources, Self-Care, Hope for the Future, Closing & Feedback
About the Presenters:
Elizabeth Thelen is a Masters Level Licensed Social Worker. She has worked at ICCMH since 2008 in its Access and Case Management services. Elizabeth has also worked for CMH services in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan, as well as has experience facilitating Substance Abuse recovery and education groups. Both Kris and Elizabeth have completed extensive training to become ASIST trainers.
Contact The Right Door for Hope, Recovery, and Wellness Customer Service at 616-527-1790 for ADA Accommodations or if you have any questions.