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2011 Co-Occurring Disorders Training:

Promoting Evidence-Based Integrated Care

In partnership with:

Washington State Department of Behavioral Health & Recovery

University of Washington Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences

Division of Public Behavioral Health & Justice Policy

WHEN IS IT OFFERED?

Last held Feb 2011-- No trainings are scheduled at this time. We may offer this course again in the future, so please check back on our website to see if trainings have been scheduled.

Topics include:

Evidence-Based Practices for Dual Disorders: Introducing Integrated Dual Disorder Treatment (IDDT) 

Shannon Blajeski, MSW, Washington Institute for Mental Health Research & Training, University of Washington Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, Division of Public Behavioral Health & Justice Policy

Individual Treatment in IDDT: Motivational Interviewing (MI) & Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)

Casey Jackson, LICSW, CDP, Washington Institute for Mental Health Research & Training – Spokane

Enhancing Relapse Prevention with Supported Employment & Benefits Planning

Jonathan Beard, LICSW, CPRP, Washington Institute for Mental Health Research & Training – Tacoma.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

Clinicians, case managers and supervisors who desire to learn current evidenced-based practices in the treatment of adults with co-occurring mental health and substance use disorders. Please note that this training is sponsored by the Washington State Department of Behavioral Health & Recovery and as such first-priority is given to those attendees working in RSN-funded community agencies.

HOW MUCH DOES IT COST?

Tuition and training materials are provided by WIMHRT. Each participant is responsible for transportation and meals. WIMHRT has a very limited number of hotel accommodations available (double occupancy only) that are reserved for participants traveling more than 50 miles to the Institute. These accommodations are available on a first-come, first served basis. WIMHRT can assist with locating other lodging options for those who wish to book their own lodging.

WHERE IS THE COURSE OFFERED?

The course is conducted at the Western Branch of The Washington Institute for Mental Health Research and Training in Tacoma, Washington on the grounds of Western State Hospital (WSH).

PLEASE DIRECT CONTENT OR SCHEDULING QUESTIONS TO:

Shannon Blajeski, MSW--Trainer & Consultant
The Washington Institute for Mental Health Research & Training
(206) 861-9311
blajes@uw.edu