Human Services Council
of Snohomish County
A program of Citrine Health

Important Events



  
Important Events


Upcoming Professional Development Workshops (registration required):

Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) with Alissa Copeland, MA
Friday January 25th, 2018
11:30 am - 4 pm

Course will cover:
  • What are Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) and how do they impact work in human services?
  • Overview of the CDC/Kaiser Permanente ACE Study
  • ACEs science and the impacts of ACEs on families
  • Practical Application of the ACEs Questionnaire
  • Resources and tools
Presenter:
Alissa Copeland, MA has worked in human services for seventeen years, with most of that time spent in child welfare. She currently works as a workforce curriculum developer for the Alliance for Child Welfare Excellence at the School of Social Work, University of WA Seattle. Ms. Copeland also works part time as the community editor for an online resource and professional networking group ACEs in Foster Care, a sub-group of the ACEs Connection Network. She has contributed locally to Snohomish County efforts to promote an understanding of ACEs and ACE science/trauma-informed work across disciplines by participating as an active member on the Snohomish County NEAR (Neuroscience, Epigenetics, ACEs, Resiliency) Steering Committee for the past three years. Ms. Copeland is eager to share information and resources to increase understanding and skills at applying ACE screening and a trauma informed perspective to work in human services.

Where:
Citrine Health
2940 W. Marine View Drive
Everett, WA 98201

Pricing Options:
Member of the Women's Wellness Center or Human Services Council – $40.00
Non-member – $50.00
(price includes lunch)
REGISTER ONLINE


HIV/AIDS Training 4-Hour Class
By attending the 4-hour class you will:
  • Gain knowledge of HIV transmission and prevention
  • Personalize the facts, so that they become more meaningful
  • Strengthen the sense of your potential to adopt prevention behavior
  • Develop and practice skills connected with prevention behavior
This class meets the 4-hour class requirement for licensing and/or certification of professionals.
REGISTER ONLINE


HIV/AIDS Training 7-Hour Class
By attending the 4-hour class you will:
  • Gain knowledge of HIV transmission and prevention
  • Gain knowledge of HIV/AIDS facts
  • Understand HIV Testing and the role of Pre & Post-Test Counseling
  • Identify physical & psychosocial aspects of HIV
  • Recognize factors affecting your risk of transmission
  • Personalize the facts, so that they become more meaningful
  • Strengthen the sense of your potential to adopt prevention behavior
  • Develop and practice skills connected with prevention behavior
This class meets the 7-hour class requirement for licensing and/or certification of professionals.
REGISTER ONLINE


Suicide Prevention Training for Professionals – 3-hour Class
By attending the 3-hour session participants will be able to:
  • Have a strong understanding of screening for suicide risk
  • Identify how to make appropriate referrals for suicide concerns
  • Identify continuity of care in suicide referrals and how this fits into current medical practice
  • Identify what they should do if a client shows risk of imminent harm
This class meets the 3-hour class requirement for medical professionals.
Pricing Options:
Non-member – $75.00
Member of the Women's Wellness Center or Human Services Council – $65.00
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Suicide Prevention Training for Professionals – 6-hour Class
By attending the 6-hour session participants will be able to:
  • Understand and utilize evidence based suicide assessment appropriate to the medical profession
  • Understand evidence based treatment and management of suicidal patients
  • Identify risk factors, population specific data, and intervention strategies for veterans
  • Distinguish between non-lethal self-harm behavior and suicidality
This class meets the 6-hour class requirement for medical professionals.
Pricing Options:
Non-member – $135.00
Member of the Women's Wellness Center or Human Services Council – $110.00
REGISTER ONLINE