Programs: Human Services

Addiction, Compulsion, and Cravings: The Biology of the Pursuit of Happiness

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Categories Professional and Workforce Development | Education | Health Care | Human Services
Program Type Non-Credit
Delivery Format Face-to-Face
Series Focus on Mental Health
Description The Focus on Mental Health Series with Dr. David Mays is back to discuss behavioral addiction and process addiction. This program is a great continuing education option for counselors, therapist, and others to earn CEUs.

Geriatric Mental Health: Substance Use Problems and the Older Adult

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Categories Continuing Education | Degrees, Certificates, and Courses for Contemporary Learners | Human Services | Professional and Workforce Development
Program Type Non-Credit
Delivery Format Face-to-Face
Series
Description Explore physical and mental change in the elderly population. Understand how the aging process can play a role in substance abuse in older adults. Get tips on symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment strategies for drug and alcohol abuse.

Meth: Reframing Perspectives

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Categories Human Services | Health Care | Professional and Workforce Development
Program Type Non-Credit
Delivery Format Face-to-Face
Series
Next Session February 6, 2020 in Eau Claire
Description Dr. Amy Evans examines trends and biases of those struggling with methamphetamine use disorder. Learn to recognize the cognitive, physical and mental health impacts of methamphetamine use. Understand best practices for supporting recovery.

Mindfulness for Addictions

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Categories Professional and Workforce Development | Human Services | Health Care
Program Type Non-Credit
Delivery Format Online
Series Mindfulness in the Clinical Setting: Webinar Series
Next Session April 14, 2020 in Your Location
Description Our understanding of addiction has evolved beyond chemical addictions. During this webinar, we will explore a number of addictive behaviors and how mindfulness can change your client's mindset, so they have a different response to addictive behavior.

Mindfulness for Chronic Pain

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Categories Professional and Workforce Development | Human Services | Health Care
Program Type Non-Credit
Delivery Format Online
Series Mindfulness in the Clinical Setting: Webinar Series
Next Session March 10, 2020 in Your Location
Description Mindfulness and meditation are alternative healing methods for managing the debilitating effects of chronic pain. Understanding the relationship between physical and emotional pain in the body so your clients can live a more rewarding life.

Mindfulness for Mood Disorders

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Categories Professional and Workforce Development | Human Services | Health Care
Program Type Non-Credit
Delivery Format Online
Series Mindfulness in the Clinical Setting: Webinar Series
Next Session January 14, 2020 in Your Location
Description Mindfulness is a growing evidence-based method to combat stress, improve mental health and bring awareness to the reactions of the body. This webinar will teach you powerful mindfulness tools to help your clients reach health and wellness goals.

Mindfulness for Trauma-Based Emotional Dysregulation

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Categories Professional and Workforce Development | Human Services | Health Care
Program Type Non-Credit
Delivery Format Online
Series Mindfulness in the Clinical Setting: Webinar Series
Next Session February 11, 2020 in Your Location
Description Mindfulness is an excellent tool to support recovery from trauma; including resilience, self-compassion, presentness and learning to self-regulate mood variations. Meditation is a natural, powerful method of healing supporting the recovery process.

Motivational Interviewing as a Trauma-Informed Communication Style

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Categories Professional and Workforce Development | Health Care | Human Services
Program Type Non-Credit
Delivery Format Face-to-Face
Series
Description Motivational interviewing continues to gain popularity and is an effective approach to client-centered therapy and counseling. This interactive training in Rice Lake, WI will focus on motivational interviewing techniques to provide trauma-informed care.

Navigating the Professional Role in End of Life Care

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Categories Health Care | Human Services | Professional and Workforce Development
Program Type Non-Credit
Delivery Format Face-to-Face
Series
Next Session April 7, 2020 in Eau Claire
Description This single-day training will cover important and relevant topics such as understanding Hmong culture at end of life, kids and grief, and dementia care at end of life. Expert presenters will share their knowledge and experience on these important topics.

The Science of the Mind: An Update for Mental Health Clinicians

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Categories Professional and Workforce Development | Health Care | Human Services | Education
Program Type Non-Credit
Delivery Format Face-to-Face
Series Focus on Mental Health
Description The Focus on Mental Health Series with Dr. David Mays returns to cover the latest science on the brain. Learn about the field of epigenetics, new technologies, research findings on genetics, and many more topics. Earn CEUs for this day-long training.