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Trainings and Events

Click on a month below to view training events supported by DBHR and other organizations, and resources to help educate community members about behavioral health

3: SAMHSA's Prevention Day

3-6: CADCA's National Leadership Forum

18-21: Substance Abuse Prevention Skills Training -   Registration

20-21: Addiction Training Institute - Warm Beach Conference

Substance Abuse Prevention Skills Training

18-20: Behavioral Healthcare Conference (Yakima)

23-27:  Mental Health First Aid.  Contact Scott.Waller@dshs.wa.gov  

24:  Screening, Brief Intervention and Referral to Treatment in Primary Care

25:  Housing Webinar: For Individuals Discharging from Behavioral Health Treatment Facilities. Contact  Melodie.Pazolt@dshs.wa.gov

26:  Housing Webinar: Vulnerability Assessment. Contact Melodie.Pazolt@dshs.wa.gov

27: National HIV Testing Day

30 - July 2:  National Symposium: Supporting children in families with COD, Seattle

14-18:  Certified Peer Counselor Training, Puyallup

16-18:  NW Institute of Addiction Studies Conference, Clackamas, OR

25:  Screening, Brief Intervention, Referral to Treatment, Wentachee

31:  Housing Webinar: Adocates for human potential.  Contact Melodie.Pazolt@dshs.wa.gov

31:  Screening, Brief Intervention, Referral to Treatment, Vancouver


National Recovery Month

Webinar series 9, 18, 29: Children's Behavioral Health Cross-Systems, Contact for more info: maebori@pdx.edu.  

3-6:  NAMI National Convention

7-13: National Suicide Prevention Week

8-12:  Statewide Certified Peer Counselor Training, Chehalis

9:  Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders Day

11-14:  Oxford House World Convention,  Portland

15-18:  National Prevention Network Reserch Conference, CT

22:  National Family Day

25 - Housing Webinar: Advocates for human potential.  Contact Melodie.Pazolt@dshs.wa.gov

27:  NAADAC Annual Conference, Seattle

For Mental Health Peer Counselors

Training and Testing Schedule