Indiana University Bloomington

Indiana Prevention Resource Center (IPRC)

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In-Person Trainings
Substance Abuse Prevention Skills Training
June 8-11, 2015
Bloomington, Indiana
Cost: Free
CEU: 28
The SAPST is an innovative, interactive curriculum and training that offers practitioners a comprehensive introduction to the substance abuse prevention field. Grounded in current research and SAMHSA's Strategic Prevention Framework (SPF), the SAPST is designed to help practitioners develop the knowledge and skills needed to implement effective, data-driven prevention.
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Screening, Brief Intervention and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT) Implementation Training (6/19)
June 19, 2015 8:30am-4:30pm
Bloomington, IN
Cost: Free
CEU: 6

Target Audience: Physicians, Nurse-Practitioners, Allied Health Professionals, Counselors, Social Workers and other health care professionals
Limited Space: 30 participants
Description: This one-day training will prepare medical, behavioral health and allied health care professionals in a variety of roles to understand and initiate the process of Screening, brief intervention and referral to treatment (SBIRT) within the context of healthcare.
Objectives of the training include:

  • Examine substance use risk (alcohol or drug) and how risk/harm is assessed in healthcare.
  • Identify recommended screening tools for use in examining substance use in adolescents and adults.
  • Explore best practice techniques for implementation of a brief intervention
  • Discuss resources for linking patients/clients to treatment
  • Identify outcomes and efficacy of SBIRT

This training is highly interactive and will require active participation. Lecture, group activities, practice and discussion will all be involved.

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Switching gears: how to use environmental strategies to create a comprehensive substance prevention plan - Part 1
June 24, 2015 9:00am-4:00pm
Greenwood, IN
Cost: Free. Luch is provided.
CEU: 5

A two-part training designed to increase knowledge and skills in implementing environmental strategies as part of a comprehensive community plan.
Part one objectives: After part one, participants will be able to:

  • Define environmental strategies
  • Explain the role and benefits of environmental strategies in a comprehensive approach
  • List 4 specific evidence-based environmental strategies
  • Identify risk factors that can be addressed using environmental strategies

Location: Jonathan Byrd’s Cafeteria, 100 Byrd Way, Greenwood, IN 46143
Food: Lunch is provided   
Audience: This training is best for DMHA prevention grantees, DFC grantees, Local Coordinating Councils and anyone working for community change. Law enforcement, mental health professionals, educators, administrators, youth workers, public health professionals and social workers are all invited to attend.
Attendance: Participants are encouraged to attend both days. Please only attend part two if you can also attend part one.
CEU: 5 hours for Addiction Counselors, Mental Health Counselors, Marriage and Family Therapists and Social Workers

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Screening, Brief Intervention and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT) Implementation Training (7/24)
July 24, 2015 10:00am-5:00pm
Lafayette, IN
Cost: Free
CEU: 6

Target Audience: Physicians, Nurse-Practitioners, Allied Health Professionals, Counselors, Social Workers and other health care professionals
Limited Space: 30 participants
Description: This one-day training will prepare medical, behavioral health and allied health care professionals in a variety of roles to understand and initiate the process of Screening, brief intervention and referral to treatment (SBIRT) within the context of healthcare.
Objectives of the training include:

  • Examine substance use risk (alcohol or drug) and how risk/harm is assessed in healthcare.
  • Identify recommended screening tools for use in examining substance use in adolescents and adults.
  • Explore best practice techniques for implementation of a brief intervention
  • Discuss resources for linking patients/clients to treatment
  • Identify outcomes and efficacy of SBIRT

This training is highly interactive and will require active participation. Lecture, group activities, practice and discussion will all be involved.

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Switching gears: how to use environmental strategies to create a comprehensive substance prevention plan - Part 2
August 18, 2015 9:00am-4:00pm
Greenwood, IN
Cost: Free. Luch is provided.
CEU: 5

A two-part training designed to increase knowledge and skills in implementing environmental strategies as part of a comprehensive community plan.
Part two objectives: After part two, participants will be able to:

  • Explain the process used to select the best environmental strategies
  • Link risk factors to environmental strategies and outcomes using a logic model
  • Develop an action plan for implementing environmental strategies
  • Apply the decision making process

Location: Jonathan Byrd’s Cafeteria, 100 Byrd Way, Greenwood, IN 46143
Food: Lunch is provided   
Audience: This training is best for DMHA prevention grantees, DFC grantees, Local Coordinating Councils and anyone working for community change. Law enforcement, mental health professionals, educators, administrators, youth workers, public health professionals and social workers are all invited to attend.
Attendance: Participants are encouraged to attend both days. Please only attend part two if you can also attend part one.
CEU: 5 hours for Addiction Counselors, Mental Health Counselors, Marriage and Family Therapists and Social Workers

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