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Opioid Overdose and Suicide Loss in the Behavioral Health Workplace

Oct
Oct
19
20
2021
2021
9:00
AM
1:30
PM

Online
Via Webex, NY 12203
United States

Opioid Overdose and Suicide Loss in the Behavioral Health Workplace
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Overview

This training will address traumatic loss and its impact on the behavioral health workforce, including; overdose and suicide statistics, risk factors, and risk management measures, prevention and postvention protocols, grief and loss, vicarious traumatization and burnout, and clinician self-care.

The objectives are:

  • To increase understanding and awareness of the impact of suicide and overdose on clients, families, and behavioral health staff.
  • To list responses to risk factors for clinicians and clients. Describe and apply prevention and post-vention protocols.
  • To learn to respond to vicarious traumatization and burnout individually, and as a clinician.
  • To provide and list strategies and resources for counselor self-care.

Credentialing Credit

This training meets established standards for eight (8) hours of OASAS education and training credit toward:

  • Credentialed Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Counselor (CASAC), Renewal only¬†
  • Credentialed Prevention Professional/Credentialed Prevention Specialist (CPP/ CPS), Initial Section 1, and Renewal¬†
  • Social Work CEU's

Registration

Who Should Attend

Addiction Treatment Professionals/Prevention Professionals, Mental Health Professionals and Recovery Professionals.


How to Apply

Complete the application and FAX or email to the OASAS Learning and Development Unit by October 11, 2021.

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NYS OASAS
Attn: Learning and Development Unit
1450 Western Avenue
Albany, NY 12203-3526

Contact us by fax:
518-485-8041