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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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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Motivational Interviewing Enhances Cognitive Enhancement Therapy (CET)

September 22, 2017 / No Comments

Scott Gerhard of the Center for Evidence-Based Practices presents “Engagement: The Spirit of Motivational Interviewing” at the Cognitive Enhancement Therapy (CET) Annual Conference 2017, hosted by CET CLEVELAND. The event takes place September 28-29, 2017 in Cleveland, OH. This confer...

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Motivational Interviewing Equips Mental-Health Teams with Clinical Expertise

September 19, 2017 / No Comments

Jeremy Evenden and Scott Gerhard of the Center for Evidence-Based Practices present Motivational Interviewing (MI) training in September & October 2017 for Ohio’s Assertive Community Treatment (ACT) and Integrated Dual Disorder Treatment (IDDT) teams and other behavioral healthcare prov...

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Assertive Community Treatment (ACT) Learning Community Highlights Social Security

September 18, 2017 / No Comments

Jon Ramos of the Center for Evidence-Based Practices hosts the free monthly ACT Team Leader Conference Call Series on Wednesday, September 20, 2017 from 9 to 10 am & 12 to 1 pm via WebEx. This month’s topic is “Expediting Access to Social Security: Ohio’s New Approach.”...

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Addiction Studies Institute 2017

June 22, 2017 / No Comments

Join Ric Kruszynski, MSSA, LISW, LICDC, and Christina M. Delos Reyes, MD, of the Center for Evidence-Based Practices at the annual “Addiction Studies Institute,” hosted by Talbot Hall of The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center on August 2-4, 2017 in Columbus, OH. Kruszynski wi...

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

June 20, 2017 / No Comments

June 21 Topic: “Ohio Behavioral Health Redesign Update” / 9 to 10 am & 12 to 1 pm / WebEx / $0, Free /  The Center for Evidence-Based Practices hosts this must-attend event for Assertive Community Treatment (ACT) teams every third Wednesday of each month. / “ACT Team Leader ...

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Boost Your Clinical Supervision Skills with Motivational Interviewing

June 19, 2017 / No Comments

Deborah Myers, MEd, LPCC-SC, of the Center for Evidence-Based Practices presents “Motivational Interviewing: Clinical Supervision Tools” on  June 28, 2017 from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm in Moraine (Dayton), OH / Cost for Ohio providers: $0, Free for Ohio ACT & IDDT team members; $60 for ...

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