Human Services Council
of Snohomish County
A program of Citrine Health

Important Events



  
Important Events


Upcoming Professional Development Workshops (registration required):

Managing Difficult Behaviors in the Human Services Field with Bernadet DeJonge
Friday October 12th, 2018
11:30 am - 4 pm

Course will cover:
  • Why people get angry.
  • Conflict with clients and each other- how do we get along when we don’t agree?
  • Showing empathy in tense situations.
  • Effective techniques anyone can use to de-escalate someone.
  • Safety concerns and basics.
  • Knowing when to ask for help.
Presenter:
Bernadet (Bernie) DeJonge currently teaches for Western Washington University and does behavioral assessment and intervention work as a contractor for DSHS. Prior to this, she worked for DSHS Home and Community Services for 11 years doing both in home and residential work. She has also worked in mental health, health homes, and as a caregiver and case manager for clients with significant disabilities and behavioral issues. She has her Masters in Rehabilitation Counseling from Western Washington University and is currently pursuing a PhD in Counseling Supervision and Education from Oregon State University.
This will be an interactive class especially for health & human service workers so be sure to register now!

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


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


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