These trainings for providers, consumers, peers and advocates will help you learn and develop your skills to support behavioral health and wellness.
Visit the Harm Reduction Training Institute webpage to view free webinars on Motivational Interviewing for People Who Use Drugs, Safe Injection and Basic Wound Care and De-Escalation and Conflict Management.
Visit the Public Behavioral Health System Training Toolkit to view training videos for new or existing staff who may not be as familiar with PBHS services.
In this two-week long training, students will be provided basic training on the role and responsibilities of a Certified Peer Recovery Specialist (CPRS) and how to effectively partner with Certified Peer Recovery Specialists. High School Diploma or GED required. Total CEUs available: 46Monday, February 06, 202310:30 am to 11:30 am ESTVirtual
Advocacy training will help Peer Recovery Specialists gain knowledge and skills for advocacy. The training includes defining advocacy and demonstrate the difference between little and Big A advocacy, methods, skills, and traits. Recovery Wellness training includes understanding the importance practice of self-care.Tuesday, February 07, 20239:00 am to 4:30 pm ESTVirtual
This training highlights the knowledge, skills and abilities associated with implementation of the job task related to the Mentoring/Education domain. The training includes recognizing the characteristics of an effective role model, active listing skills, how to recognize when self-care is needed and the various forms of self-care, understanding the importance of maintaining the Peer relationship, Peer navigation, how to share experiences and conflict resolution techniques.Tuesday, February 14, 20239:00 am to 5:30 pm ESTVirtual
This training will help prepare Peer Recovery Specialist to take the IC&RC Peer Recovery Specialist certification examination. This training includes understanding exam eligibility requirements, review examination administration, review scheduling, cancelation, rescheduling & missed examinations, provides study & test taking strategies. CEUs available: 4Thursday, February 23, 20239:00 am to 1:00 pm ESTVirtual
This training is for individuals interested in becoming Registered Peer Supervisors. Participants will gain an understanding of the requirements, skills, and knowledge necessary to supervise a Peer Recovery Specialist. MABPCB approved for initial Peer Recovery Specialist supervision.Tuesday, February 28, 20239:00 am to 4:30 pm ESTVirtual
Join the Baltimore City Health Department’s Bureau of Maternal and Child Health for a training on practical tips for working with caregivers to create a safe sleep environment. The training will be led by: Jen …Thursday, March 02, 20232:30 pm to 3:30 pm EST
There are no upcoming harm reduction trainings.
Additional Training Opportunity Resources for Providers
- National Council for Behavioral Health Webinars
- Heal the Knowledge
- Mental Health Technology Transfer Center Network
- Addiction Technology Transfer Center Network Training and Events Calendar
- University of Maryland School of Medicine – Trainings
- American Society of Addiction Medicine
- National Harm Reduction – Online Training Institute
- BHA CEU Training Opportunity Resources (trainings in bottom right corner)