Special Skills and Topics

special skills session

Sessions will be held via Zoom, unless otherwise noted.  Virtual Sessions will be offered live via Zoom using Canvas the university digital learning management system. Training access instructions will be emailed to registered participants one week prior to the training. If you have not received your email yet, please email bhtp@uwgb.edu or Joanne tulachkj@uwgb.edu.


Note: Fees are separated by member status: Full/Partial/Nonmember.  Please select the correct status when registering. 
If you have any questions, please contact the BHTP office at 920-465-2101 or bhtp@uwgb.edu
 
DBT Web Workshop Series: Advanced DBT Trainings

DBT Web Workshop Series: Advanced DBT Trainings

Sessions between November 11, 2022 - June 8, 2023
Virtual Learning via Zoom
Trainer(s): Linehan Board Certified clinicians
Advanced DBT Trainings

Course Description

The Advanced DBT Trainings are for clinicians who have incorporated DBT into their practice and are looking to further advance their skills.  These 8 sessions will be provided by Linehan Board Certified clinicians.  Interested participants can... Read more »
Reflective Supervision

Reflective Supervision

February 1, 2023
8:30am - 12:30pm
Virtual Learning via Zoom
Fee: $15 full members; $60 partial members and non-members
Trainer(s): Shawn Smith, Certified MI Trainer and MINT Member
Continuing Education Hours: 4.0
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Course Description

Reflective Supervision is an empowering professional development approach that managers and other supervisory roles embrace to efficiently support the growth of their direct service team.   During the course of a supervision encounter the supervisor guides the staff person through the following conversation structure.
 
The skills needed to achieve the effect and... Read more »
Assessing and Managing Suicide Risk (AMSR) for Outpatient Settings

Assessing and Managing Suicide Risk (AMSR) for Outpatient Settings

February 21, 2023, 8:30am - 12:00pm &
February 22, 2023, 8:30am - 11:30am
Virtual Learning via Zoom
Fee: $35 full member; $135 partial member and non-member
Trainer(s): Joanne Tulachka, MA, LPC, CSAC (Certified AMSR trainer)
Continuing Education Hours: 6.5
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Course Description

AMSR for Outpatient Settings is a workshop for behavioral health professionals.   The 6.5-hour training program is based on the latest research and designed to help participants provide safer suicide care. Health care providers face many challenges when working with patients and clients at risk for suicide. Some patients may not disclose thoughts of suicide, and even when they do, the... Read more »
The Process of Grieving - Understanding & Supporting Our Clients Through It

The Process of Grieving - Understanding & Supporting Our Clients Through It

Self-Paced Modules: March 1 -22, 2023; Live Virtual Session: March 22, 2023
12:30pm - 3:30pm
Virtual Learning via Zoom
Fee: $35 full member; $135 partial member and non-member
Trainer(s): Kyira Wackett, MS, LPC
Continuing Education Hours: 8.0
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Course Description

The process of grieving is universal. Yet it can be an incredibly isolating and overwhelming process. In this course, we will dive deeper into this complex topic to better understand how we experience and work through grief and loss, concentrating on two primary modalities but also tools and skills independent of modality. We will dismantle misconceptions, outline important considerations and... Read more »
Cultural Humility to Cultural Reverence (CH2CR)

Cultural Humility to Cultural Reverence (CH2CR)

March 28, 2023
8:30am - 12:30pm
Virtual Learning via Zoom
Fee: $15 full members; $60 partial members and non-members
Trainer(s): Shawn Smith and Kyle Ashley with Share Collaborative
Continuing Education Hours: 4.0
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Course Description

Our CH2CR initiation workshop is more of a facilitated conversation than a “training”.  Participants experientially explore how to meet each person where they are at by suspending judgment and implicitly imposing personal values and beliefs. 

Cultural Humility aligns with and enhances Trauma Informed Care, Motivational Interviewing, and Reflective... Read more »

EMDRIA Approved Online EMDR Therapy Training

EMDRIA Approved Online EMDR Therapy Training

April 17-19, 2023 and June 5-7, 2023
8:30am - 5:00pm CST each day 
 
Registration is full.  Contact Joanne at tulachkj@uwgb.edu to be placed on the waitlist.
Virtual Learning via Zoom
Fee: $395 full members only
Trainer(s): Roshni Chabra, LMFT
Continuing Education Hours: 42.0
Registration

Course Description

Discovered by Dr. Francine Shapiro, Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) therapy is one of the most researched and utilized methods in the treatment of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and other forms of human distress connected to trauma and adverse life experiences. Whether your goal is to become an EMDR therapist as a specialty or to integrate EMDR into your existing... Read more »

Better Than Okay: Moving from Illness to Happiness

Better Than Okay: Moving from Illness to Happiness

June 15 & 16, 2023
9:00am - 11:00am, each session
Virtual Learning via Zoom
Fee: $15 for full members; $60 for partial members and non-members
Trainer(s): Dr. David Mays, M.D., Ph.D.
Continuing Education Hours: 4.0
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Course Description

The traditional goal of mental health treatment has been to alleviate symptoms of disease, rather than promote health and happiness. From Freud’s view that the best that neurotic human beings can achieve is “ordinary unhappiness,” to the common assumption that happiness is simply what you get when you get rid of what’s bothering you, behavioral... Read more »
Practicing Effective Management

Practicing Effective Management

July 12, 13, 19 & 20, 2023
12:30pm - 4:30pm, each session
Virtual Learning via Zoom
Fee: $70 full members; $270 partial members and non-members
Trainer(s): Adam Graham, LPC-MHSP and Tess Parker, LMSW with TBD Solutions
Continuing Education Hours: 16.0
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Course Description

Practicing Effective Management provides managers with relevant guideline and meaningful tools for workplace success.  In this training, participants will understand the nuances of management vs. leadership, identify appropriate ways to support their staff through structured supervision, learn how to exercise effective time management, and effectively respond to the demands of a competitive... Read more »
Reflective Supervision

Reflective Supervision

August 8, 2023
8:30am - 12:30pm
Virtual Learning via Zoom
Fee: $15 for full members; $60 for partial members and non-members
Trainer(s): Shawn Smith with Share Collaborative
Continuing Education Hours: 4.0
Register

Course Description

Reflective Supervision is an empowering professional development approach that managers and other supervisory roles embrace to efficiently support the growth of their direct service team.   During the course of a supervision encounter the supervisor guides the staff person through the following conversation structure.
 
The skills needed to achieve the effect and... Read more »
Advanced Reflective Supervision

Advanced Reflective Supervision

August 15, 2023
8:30am - 12:30pm
Virtual Learning via Zoom
Fee: $15 for full members; $60 for partial members and non-members
Trainer(s): Shawn Smith with Share Collaborative
Continuing Education Hours: 4.0
Register

Course Description

Once a group or team is onboarded to Reflective Supervision (RS), we offer an advanced session. The Advanced Reflective Supervision session will offer
  1. Check-in with participants about what specifically they want to refresh on.
  2. Review key concepts of an RS session.
  3. Explore how to hold equipoise (decision balance) for sessions that may lean more personal than... Read more »