PRS Continuing Education Unit Opportunities


Scheduled Trainings:

April 24, 2019

Region 5 Consumer Advisory Council presents

Trauma and Resiliency Workshop by Dr. Allison Jackson LCSW, CSOTP, CDWF
April 24, 2019: 9am-4pm
Eastern State Hospital
Staff Development Building 3
4601 Ironbound Rd Williamsburg, VA 23188

Only 150 slots are available so register ASAP to receive a confirmation by April 9, 2019!!!
There are no registration/CEU fees for this event! 5 contact hours are available.
Coffee will be provided. Lunch is on own.
CONFERENCE REGISTRATION:
Please complete and email the following information to melissa.evans@dbhds.virginia.gov

Name/Title:
Organization/Company:
Email Address:
Phone:

ESH is asking if you would like to donate an item to our clients you may donate a paperback / puzzle or word search book.


Offered in the past:


March 30, 2019

Two Simultaneous Workshops in One Day (Pick one)

Motivational Interviewing for Peer Providers (6 CEUs)
Ethics Governing the Peer Profession (6 CEUs)

WHEN:March 30, 2019, 9:00am-5:00pm
WHERE:Hampton, VA
Sponsoring Organization: SAARA of the Peninsula
CONTACT INFORMATION:Alethea Lambert 757-696-1661 or Frederika Jones 757-810-5528
Registration Deadline:The registration form, signed authorization to release form and payment must be received by March 22, 2019
Payment: We accept cash, organizational checks and money orders which should be made payable to SAARA of Virginia with SAARA of the Peninsula Workshop Day in the memo section. Personal checks will not be accepted.
Mail Registration and payment to: SAARA of the Peninsula c/o Alethea Lambert, 300 Medical Drive, Hampton, VA 23666
Flyer: SAARA of the Peninsula Workshop Day Flyer March 30, 2019 (Word Doc)

January 22, 2019

Need Virginia Certifcation Board approved professional ethics training?
“Virginia PRS Ethics” - 4-Hour CEU
WHEN:January 22, 2019, 8:00 AM-12:15 PM
WHERE:Northwest VirginiaKendall Community Campus
WINCHESTER 22601
PROVIDER:Connie L. NUTTER, RPRS- VADBHDS PRS State Trainer
Sponsoring Organization- Beyond the Façade Investments, LLC

CONTACT INFORMATION:
Website: www.deposithope.com
Email: connie@deposithope.com
Call or Text: 540.416.BTFI

REGISTRATION LIMITED (Class size- 10 participants/First to register and submit payment) $32.00 non-refundable registration fee due by registration deadline
-Checks Payable to BtFI, LLC
REGISTRATION DEADLINE:January 15, 2019-4 PM

DECEMBER 19, 2018
Virginia Peer Recovery Ethics

Facing End-of-year Re-Certification?
Need Virginia Certification Board approved professional ethics training?

WHEN:DECEMBER 19, 2018
8:00 AM-12:15 PM
WHERE:Northwest Virginia
411 North Cameron Street
WINCHESTER, Virginia 22601
PROVIDER:Connie L. NUTTER, RPRS- VADBHDS PRS State Trainer
Sponsoring Organization- Beyond the Façade Investments, LLC
CONTACT INFORMATION:Website: www.deposithope.com
Email: connie@deposithope.com
Call or Text: 540.416.BTFI
REGISTRATION LIMITED (Class size- 8 par&cipants/First to Register)
$20.00 non-refundable registra&on fee due day of training-Checks Payable to BtFI, LLC
REGISTRATION DEADLINE:DECEMBER 10, 2018-4 PM
MAY 12, 2018
101’S OF PEER SUPPORT GROUP FACILITATION

Learn the basics of how to facilitate an effective peer support group, self-care, conflict resolution, motivational interviewing, active listening and much more.
Cost: $60.00
Location : 890 Life Drive
Christiansburg, VA 24073
Time: 8:30am-12:30pm
4.0 Approved VCB Continuing Education Hours offered upon completion
For more information or to register, contact Kim Curtis at willandkimcurtis@gmail.com
VCB Approved Training

CPRS Ethics Training

Event Date: Saturday, February 10th
Event Time: 8:45 am-12:00 pm
Title: Ethical Guidelines for Peer Services
890 Life Drive, Christiansburg, Virginia 24073
Cost: $45.00
Receive 3.0 Continuing Education Hours approved by the Virginia Certification Board
For questions or an application, please contact Kim Curtis at 540-250-3426 or by email at kcurtis@nrvcs.org

SAARA of the Peninsula, the Hampton- Newport News affliate of SAARA of Virginia, is offering an at cost workshop day for CPRS in need of CEs (4 total CEs) for recertification and individuals wantng to learn more on workshop topics. Location is The Hampton-Newport News CSB 300 Medical Drive Hampton, VA 23666 on January 27, 2018

9am    Welcome    and    Introductions
Workshops include:
WORKSHOP TIME DURATION FACILITATOR
ETHICS ALL DAY 4 HOURS MARY MCQUOWN, CPRS
SYSTEM ADVOCACY 9:45am-10:45am 1 HOUR BECKY STERLING, CPRS DIRECTOR
10:45am-11am BREAK
GOAL SETTING TECHNIQUES 11am-Noon 1 HOUR MARJORIE YATES, CPRS
NOON---1pm LUNCH
COMPASSION FATIGUE 1pm-2pm 1 HOUR BECKY GRASER, CPRS
2pm-2:15pm BREAK
PEER DRIFT 2:15pm-3:15pm 1 HOUR CRYSTAL THOMPSON,CPRS

Cost: 1 Workshop $ 25; 2 Workshops $40; 3 Workshops $50; 4 Workshops $60; Ethics $60 (All Day)

LUNCH WILL BE PROVIDED

To register please complete the registration form located here: https://files.acrobat.com/a/preview/1bb6ca81-2dd6-4cce-9553-fed6843a32c8 Please contact Alethea Lambert, CPRS @ 757-696-1661 or Frederika Jones 757-810-5528 to register. All checks or money orders should be made payable to SAARA of Virginia with SAARA of the Peninsula Workshop Day in the memo section.

VOCAL Continuing Education Training June 27, 2017
8:30am to 4:30pm
Location: Friends 4 Recovery, 7420 Whitepine Road, Richmond, Virginia 23237

Continuing education units for Certified Peer Recovery Specialists, approved by the Virginia Board of Certification, will be given out on the day of the training. Six hours credit available for the full day of 4 workshops: Trauma Informed Care, Malaina Poore; Advance Directives, Cynthia Elledge; Ethics for Peer Recovery Supporters, Mary McQuown; Telling Your Own Story, Bonnie Neighbour.
You do not have to be a Certified PRS to attend this training. You may attend any number of workshops.

COST: 1 workshop $25, 2 workshops $45, 3 workshops $60, 4 workshops $80, LUNCH $10
For more information and to register: https://vocalvirginia.org/recovery-education/ce-training-june-27