Dual Diagnosis Capability in Addiction and Mental Health Treatment (DDCAT & DDCMHT): Program Leaders Training

June 15, 2018 / No Comments

From the Center for Evidence-Based Practices / This event will provide supervisors and program managers with the opportunity to explore Dual Diagnosis Capability in Addiction Treatment (DDCAT) & Dual Diagnosis Capability in Mental Health Treatment (DDCMHT) and the planning and implementation ...

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Addiction Studies Institute 2018

June 8, 2018 / No Comments

Join the Center for Evidence-Based Practices at the annual “Addiction Studies Institute,” hosted by Talbot Hall of The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center. Register for our workshops. The Institute draws over 850 professionals each year. It is the largest Midwest conference of...

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Ohio’s 2018 Opiate Conference: Strengthening Ohio’s Communities

June 1, 2018 / No Comments

Join Richard Kruszynski, MSSA, LISW, LICDC, of the Center for Evidence-Based Practices on June 11-12 at “Ohio’s 2018 Opiate Conference: Strengthening Ohio’s Communities,” hosted by The Ohio Association of County Behavioral Health Authorities (OACBHA), in partnership with t...

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Alcohol and Other Drug (AOD) Treatment Considerations for Individuals with Severe and Persistent Mental Illness (SPMI)

May 28, 2018 / No Comments

3.0 CEUs / From the Center for Evidence-Based Practices / This training highlights 10 considerations that are essential for programs that provide treatment to individuals with severe and persistent mental illness (SPMI) and addiction to alcohol and other drugs (co-occurring disorders). It will ex...

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Foundations of Motivational Interviewing, Part 2 (Akron, OH)

May 25, 2018 / No Comments

5.5 CEUs / From the Center for Evidence-Based Practices / “Foundations of Motivational Interviewing, Part 2” builds upon Part 1 and explores your experiences with using this evidence-based treatment in your work with people diagnosed with mental illness and/or substance use disorders....

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Center Supports Integrated Treatment for Mental Health and Addiction with Consulting, Training, Evaluation and Free Educational Resources

May 18, 2018 / No Comments

Did you know?! / The Center for Evidence-Based Practices provides technical assistance (consulting, training & fidelity evaluation) to behavioral healthcare organizations in Ohio and other states that are providing Integrated Dual Disorder Treatment (IDDT) services, plan to implement Integrat...

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Center Supports Assertive Community Treatment (ACT) with Consulting, Training, Evaluation and Free Educational Resources

May 11, 2018 / No Comments

Did you know?! / The Center for Evidence-Based Practices provides technical assistance (consulting, training & fidelity evaluation) to behavioral healthcare organizations in Ohio and other states that are providing ACT services, plan to implement ACT services, and wish to integrate ACT with I...

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Regional Meetings for ACT | Assertive Community Treatment

May 4, 2018 / No Comments

May 9, 2018 / Free Learning Community from the Center for Evidence-Based Practices / “Regional Meetings for Assertive Community Treatment (ACT)” are professional peer-networking events for individuals from multiple disciplines and systems of care who serve people diagnosed with severe...

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Alcohol and Other Drug (AOD) Treatment Considerations for Individuals with Severe and Persistent Mental Illness (SPMI)

April 27, 2018 / No Comments

3.0 CEUs / From the Center for Evidence-Based Practices / This training highlights 10 considerations that are essential for programs that provide treatment to individuals with severe and persistent mental illness (SPMI) and addiction to alcohol and other drugs (co-occurring disorders). It will ex...

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Experiential Learning and Quality Supervision Create Best Treatment Teams for Mental Health and Addiction Services

April 23, 2018 / No Comments

Did you know?! / The Center for Evidence-Based Practices helps supervisors, service-team members, program managers, and administrators integrate new knowledge and skills into practice by offering a menu of training opportunities, all of which are designed to emphasize social interaction and exper...

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Foundations of Motivational Interviewing, Part 1 (Akron, OH)

April 19, 2018 / No Comments

5.5 CEUs / From the Center for Evidence-Based Practices / “Foundations of Motivational Interviewing, Part 1” introduces the philosophy and essential constructs of this evidence-based treatment. Participate in skill-building exercises to learn MI’s client-centered approaches for ...

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Trauma Center Launches at the Mandel School

April 17, 2018 / No Comments

Due to its widespread impact and long-term effects, trauma has emerged as a significant public health concern throughout the world. It is now the focus of a new training and research center at the Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences, the top-ranked school of social wo...

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Foundations of Motivational Interviewing, Part 2 (Mentor, OH)

April 16, 2018 / No Comments

5.5 CEUs / From the Center for Evidence-Based Practices / “Foundations of Motivational Interviewing, Part 2” builds upon Part 1 and explores your experiences with using this evidence-based treatment in your work with people diagnosed with mental illness and/or substance use disorders....

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Assertive Community Treatment (ACT) Learning Community for Service Teams

April 4, 2018 / No Comments

Third Wednesday of each month! / From the Center for Evidence-Based Practices / “ACT Team Leader Conference Calls” provide a monthly forum for Ohio’s Assertive Community Treatment (ACT) professionals to ask basic and advanced questions about the implementation of ACT services, t...

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Quality Leadership Brings Out Best in Treatment Teams

March 30, 2018 / No Comments

6.5 CEUs / From the Center for Evidence-Based Practices / Leadership is essential for quality supervision and team management. Leadership is about creating conditions in which all staff members can perform to their fullest potential—independently, collaboratively, and effectively toward a common ...

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ASAM Criteria Training: Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services

March 30, 2018 / No Comments

10 dates, 9 cities in Ohio! / The Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services (OhioMHAS) is sponsoring 10 two-day, application-focused training events that provide physicians, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants with an in-depth look at the American Society of Addiction Medi...

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Motivational Interviewing (MI) Training Series Supports Expert Clinical Care

March 26, 2018 / No Comments

Hosted by Center for Evidence-Based Practices / 5.5 CEUs each event / Help people discover and talk about their desire for personal change, like managing symptoms of mental illness; reducing the use of alcohol, tobacco, and other drugs; and improving physical health. Attend our Center’s Mot...

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Best Practices for Addiction Treatment

January 22, 2018 / No Comments

3 dates, 3 cities in Ohio! / Richard Kruszynski, MSSA, LISW, LICDC of the Center for Evidence-Based Practices presents a must-attend training event which highlights 10 considerations which are essential for programs that provide treatment to individuals with severe and persistent mental illness (...

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Center Publishes Free ACT Team-Meeting Tools and Booklet to Support Top-Notch Assertive Community Treatment

January 19, 2018 / No Comments

The Center for Evidence-Based Practices at Case Western Reserve University has created new resources and free downloads for its online ACT Team Meeting Tools resource page. Among the new resources is an eight-page booklet that provides an introduction to some popular tools that ACT teams use in d...

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All-Things ACT: Q&A Conference Call Series Continues in 2018

January 16, 2018 / No Comments

Deana Leber-George, MEd, LPCC-S, of the Center for Evidence-Based Practices hosts the free monthly “ACT Team Leader Conference Call Series” on Wednesday, January 17, 2018 from 12 to 1 pm via Zoom video & voice. This ACT learning-community event occurs on the third Wednesday of eac...

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