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Clinical Support Trainings

Free online training courses offer clinical support on effective implementation of Person-centered Care practices.
Clinical Support Trainings
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Overview

OASAS has partnered with the Center on Addiction (COA) to offer free and recurring clinical training courses online. Training in a Box (TiB) and webinar lectures give you the tools to implement person-centered care practices in clinical settings and may include live clinical demonstrations of interventions between a mock client and clinician. One-time registration through the Center on Addiction is required in order to view and complete clinical support training.

All training courses can be viewed individually or utilized during clinical staff trainings and/or supervision as a teaching tool. Trainings fulfill some initial and renewal CASAC, CPP, CPS, and Social Work hours.

Register

A one-time registration is required in order to access these training courses.

 

Register with the Learning Management System

Training in a Box (TiB)

TiB: Person-centered Care

This clinical training gives a practical overview of the principles of person-centered care in concert with the OASAS person-centered care guidelines, a set of principals and expectations for providing a person-centered care model of service delivery. 

This training fulfills 1-clock hour credit toward:

  • CPP/CPS initial
  • CASAC/CPP/CPS renewals
  • NYS Education Dept. Social Work Continuing Education
     

TiB: LOCADTR 3.0

This training provides clinical guidance and support in utilizing LOCADTR 3.0 effectively. The LOCADTR is a web-based tool developed to assist treatment providers, Medicaid Managed Care plans, and other referral sources, in determining appropriate levels of care for clients. 

This training fulfills 1-clock hour credit toward:

  • CPP/CPS initial
  • CASAC/CPP/CPS renewals
  • NYS Education Dept. Social Work Continuing Education
 

Webinars

Basic Skills for Family Engagement in a Time of Crisis Series

This is a five-part lecture series outlining the basic skills of the role of telepractice in addiction services and working with families during a crisis.  You will need the OASAS Telepractice Standards and Telepractice FAQ as reference material when completing the course. Series topics include:

  • Getting Comfortable with Technology and Acknowledging Challenges - An overview of considerations, technical suggestions, and solutions for common challenges and barriers when using telepractice with families.
  • Preparing for and Engaging with Loved One’s Returning Home From Treatment - Practices to consider when preparing family members for their loved one’s return from treatment and creating a healthy home environment for families.
  • Things to Keep in Mind While Working with Families Under Any Circumstance - An overview of basic elements and resources when working with families in a non-crisis situation.
  • Special Considerations for COVID-19 - Information and resources for providers working with families specific to crisis situations.
  • Evidenced-Based Resources to Use With Families - Basic overview of information on Evidenced-Based and Evidence-supported trainings and therapeutic modalities to use with family members.

 

Credentialing credit will be given for completing all five topics. This training fulfills 1.25 clock hour credits toward:

  • CPP/CPS initial
  • CASAC/CPP/CPS renewals
  • NYS Education Dept. Social Work Continuing Education