MABPCB is presenting a seminar on Stigma and Co-Occurring Disorders on March 27, 2015 at MedStar Montgomery Medical Center in Montgomery County. This course will examine types and causes of stigma, and how marginalized populations can best be served in the treatment arena. This is a course for counselors, co-occurring disorders professionals, and peer recovery specialists. Those in other disciplines are welcome to attend. CEUs are provided for those certified/licensed under BOPCT or MABPCB and for peer recovery specialists in Advocacy and Recovery/Wellness Support. CEUs in other disciplines may be applied per board. Cost is $75 if paid in advance or $80 at the door. Further information can be found here: 3-27-15 Flyer Stigma & COD. You may reserve your seat at email@example.com.
Posted in Co-occurring Disorders, Recovery, Training, Treatment
Tagged Addiction Counselor, Advocacy, CCDP, Certified Co-Occurring Disorders Professional, Co-Occurring Disorders, Education, marginalized populations, MedStar Montgomery Medical Center, Montgomery County, Peer Recovery, recovery specialists, Recovery/Wellness Support, Stigma, Training
MABPCB will present testing training on Saturday, March 21 at MedStar Montgomery Medical Center for all preparing to take the IC&RC exam for CAC-AD, CSC-AD, or CCDC. This is the first training under the revised domains that became effective on February 16, 2015. Cost is $60. You may reserve your seat by emailing the Board at firstname.lastname@example.org. Flyer and registration form may be found here: Testing Training flyer 3-21-15.
Great training for CPRS Exam Prep today! 24 participants attended. All well on their way to passing exam! Thanks go to Brandee Izquierdo for co-facilitation and Stacie Grogin for administrative duties. Special thanks to Denise Camp for script!
MABPCB would like to thank everyone for their interest in the CPRS Exam Training on February 27, 2015. Unfortunately, we have fulfilled the mandated attendance & are unable to accept additional requests. Please be advised that we are scheduling additional CPRS Exam Training this year. Therefore, please continue to review the website for upcoming training. Thank you!
You can now sign up for all MABPCB trainings at email@example.com. Please refrain from using the general email when registering. This is only for courses we offer. Other courses listed here offered by others must be reached by their contact information.
Montgomery County Recovery-oriented Systems of Care(ROSC) is sponsoring a 4-day intensive training for individuals in recovery and their allies. There is no cost to attend! Here is the flyer ROSC RCA Training 02.23.15; please register at www.recoverypartnersmontgomery.com
MABPCB is conducting a CPRS Exam Training on February 27 @ Access Carroll in Westminster, MD. This training is for candidates taking the CPRS Exam. It will feature in-depth information regarding the exam process, background information on the exam, as well as tips on taking the exam. Here is the flyer: PREPARING FOR THE CPRS EXAM. Please register at firstname.lastname@example.org.
NAMI is offering free Peer-to-Peer courses for adults living with mental health challenges, here is the link: NAMI Peer-to-Peer Harford County
The IC&RC has issued a new video on the critical need to have qualified addictions professionals in the work force. You can watch it here: http://vimeo.com/91021949.
For more information on what the IC&RC is doing to end the shortage, you can go to their web page for professionals here: http://professionals.internationalcredentialing.org/.
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