Provider Training Opportunities

These workshops are designed to be additional opportunities for providers to increase caregiving skills for specific populations.

Who should attend: Adult Family Home Providers and Resident Managers, Caregivers, Medicaid Personal Care/Respite Providers and other Residential Providers.

Reflective Listening for Direct Support Professionals

Friday, Dec 14 2018 09:00am to 04:00pm

Location:
DDA Tacoma
1305 Tacoma Ave. S
Tacoma , WA 98402

Speaker/Presenter: Dr. Edward Fischer

Contact Information: Melody Erickson, melody.erickson@dshs.wa.gov

Notes: 6 CEU, Not For IP.

40 Hour Residential Services Curriculum

Monday, Dec 17 2018 (All day) to Friday, Dec 21 2018 (All day)

Location:
1101 Andover Park West
Tukwila, WA 98188

Speaker/Presenter: Melissa Starr

Contact Information: Melissa Starr, melissa.starr@rescare.com

Notes: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. all days.

Creating a Meaningful Day / Boundaries and Limit Settings

Wednesday, Dec 19 2018 09:00am to 04:00pm

Location:
DSHS Region 1 Training Center
8517 E. Trent Ave.
Spokane Valley, WA 99212

Speaker/Presenter: Christen Kishel and Lee Ferguson

Contact Information: Gloria Martinez, (509) 225-7991 or MartinGA@dshs.wa.gov

Notes: 6 CEU, Not For IP.

Dual Diagnosis

Wednesday, Jan 09 2019 09:00am to 04:00pm

Location:
DSHS Region 1 Training Center
8517 E. Trent Ave.
Spokane Valley, WA 99212

Speaker/Presenter: Dr. Christen Kishel and Lee Ferguson

Contact Information: Gloria Martinez, (509) 225-7991 or martinga@dshs.wa.gov

Flyers/Documents: Flyer for Dual Diagnosis

Notes: 6 CEU, Not For IP.

Community Residential Services (CRS): 40 Hour CORE Training

Monday, Jan 14 2019 (All day) to Friday, Jan 18 2019 (All day)

Location:
1101 Andover Park West
Tukwila, WA 98188

Speaker/Presenter: Melissa Starr

Contact Information: Melissa Starr, melissa.starr@rescare.com

Notes: 9am - 5pm all days.

Becoming an Elder

Thursday, Jan 17 2019 09:00am to 04:00pm

Location:
DDA Tumwater
6860 Capitol Blvd. SE
Tumwater, WA 98504

Speaker/Presenter: Deborah Moskowitz

Contact Information: Dana Lattin, dana.lattin@dshs.wa.gov

Flyers/Documents: Flyer for Becoming an Elder

Notes: 6 CEU, Not For IP.

Creating Functional Assessments and Positive Behavior Support Plans

Thursday, Nov 15 2018 10:00am to 03:00pm

Thursday, Jan 17 2019 10:00am to 03:00pm

Location:
DDA Everett
840 N. Broadway
Everett, WA 98201

Speaker/Presenter: Gaye Sherman and Sandi Miller

Contact Information: Sandi Miller, millesj@dshs.wa.gov

Notes: 25 CEU, Not For IP. Blended online and in-person training, both sessions required for class credit.

Avoiding Power Struggles for Direct Support Professionals

Friday, Jan 25 2019 09:00am to 04:00pm

Location:
DDA Tacoma
1305 Tacoma Ave. S
Tacoma, WA 98402

Speaker/Presenter: Dr. Edward Fischer

Contact Information: Melody Erickson, melody.erickson@dshs.wa.gov

Notes: 6 CEU, Not For IP.

Becoming an Elder: Supporting People with Developmental Disabilities As They Age

Thursday, Jan 31 2019 09:00am to 04:00pm

Location:
DDA Tacoma
1305 Tacoma Ave. S
Tacoma, WA 98402

Speaker/Presenter: Deborah Moskowitz

Contact Information: Melody Erickson, melody.erickson@dshs.wa.gov

Flyers/Documents: Flyer for Becoming an Elder

Notes: 6 CEU, Not For IP.

Increasing Employee Retention

Wednesday, Feb 06 2019 09:00am to 04:00pm

Location:
DDA Tacoma
1305 Tacoma Ave. S
Tacoma, WA 98402

Speaker/Presenter: Bruce Anderson

Contact Information: Melody Erickson, melody.erickson@dshs.wa.gov

Notes: 6 CEU, Not For IP.

Increasing Employee Retention

Thursday, Feb 07 2019 09:00am to 04:00pm

Location:
DDA Tumwater
6860 Capitol Blvd. SE
Tumwater, WA 98504

Speaker/Presenter: Bruce Anderson

Contact Information: Dana Lattin, dana.lattin@dshs.wa.gov

Notes: 6 CEU, Not For IP.

Managing Threatening Confrontations

Thursday, Feb 07 2019 09:00am to 04:00pm

Location:
DDA Tacoma
1305 Tacoma Ave. S
Tacoma, WA 98402

Speaker/Presenter: Paul White

Contact Information: Melody Erickson, melody.erickson@dshs.wa.gov

Notes: 6 CEU, Not For IP.

Dual Diagnosis

Thursday, Feb 07 2019 09:00am to 04:00pm

Location:
Labor and Industries
4310 W. 24th Ave.
Kennewick, WA 99338

Speaker/Presenter: Dr. Christen Kishel and Lee Ferguson

Contact Information: Gloria Martinez, (509) 225-7991 or martinga@dshs.wa.gov

Flyers/Documents: Flyer for Dual Diagnosis

Notes: 6 CEU, Not For IP.

Community Residential Services (CRS): 40 Hour CORE Training

Monday, Feb 18 2019 (All day) to Friday, Feb 22 2019 (All day)

Location:
1101 Andover Park West
Tukwila, WA 98188

Speaker/Presenter: Melissa Starr

Contact Information: Melissa Starr, melissa.starr@rescare.com

Notes: 9am - 5pm all days.

Managing Threatening Confrontations

Tuesday, Feb 19 2019 09:00am to 04:00pm

Location:
DDA Tumwater
6860 Capitol Blvd. SE
Tumwater, WA 98504

Speaker/Presenter: Paul White

Contact Information: Dana Lattin, dana.lattin@dshs.wa.gov

Notes: 6 CEU, Not For IP.

Dual Diagnosis

Thursday, Mar 07 2019 09:00am to 04:00pm

Location:
Labor and Industries Building
15 W. Yakima Ave.
Yakima, WA 98902

Speaker/Presenter: Dr. Christen Kishel and Lee Ferguson

Contact Information: Gloria Martinez, (509) 225-7991 or martinga@dshs.wa.gov

Flyers/Documents: Flyer for Dual Diagnosis

Notes: 6 CEU, Not For IP.

Community Residential Services (CRS): 40 Hour CORE Training

Monday, Mar 25 2019 (All day) to Friday, Mar 29 2019 (All day)

Location:
1101 Andover Park West
Tukwila, WA 98188

Speaker/Presenter: Melissa Starr

Contact Information: Melissa Starr, melissa.starr@rescare.com

Notes: 9am - 5pm all days.

Communication Supports: At Home/Residential/Community Environment for Adults with Autism

Tuesday, Mar 26 2019 09:00am to 12:00pm

Location:
DDA Tumwater
6860 Capitol Blvd. SE
Tumwater, WA 98504

Speaker/Presenter: Monica Meyers

Contact Information: Dana Lattin, dana.lattin@dshs.wa.gov

Notes: 3 CEU, Not For IP.

Different Learning Styles for Adults with Autism

Tuesday, Mar 26 2019 01:00pm to 04:00pm

Location:
DDA Tumwater
6860 Capitol Blvd. SE
Tumwater, WA 98504

Speaker/Presenter: Monica Meyers

Contact Information: Dana Lattin, dana.lattin@dshs.wa.gov

Notes: 3 CEU, Not For IP.

Supporting Persons on the Autism Spectrum

Friday, Apr 05 2019 09:00am to 04:00pm

Location:
DDA Tumwater
6860 Capitol Blvd. SE
Tumwater, WA 98504

Speaker/Presenter: Dr. Edward Fischer

Contact Information: Dana Lattin, dana.lattin@dshs.wa.gov

Notes: 6 CEU, Not For IP.

Community Residential Services (CRS): 40 Hour CORE Training

Monday, Apr 22 2019 (All day) to Friday, Apr 26 2019 (All day)

Location:
1101 Andover Park West
Tukwila, WA 98188

Speaker/Presenter: Melissa Starr

Contact Information: Melissa Starr, melissa.starr@rescare.com

Notes: 9am - 5pm all days.

Hoarding Disorder

Wednesday, May 08 2019 09:00am to 04:00pm

Location:
DDA Tumwater
6860 Capitol Blvd. SE
Tumwater, WA 98504

Speaker/Presenter: Leslie Shapiro

Contact Information: Dana Lattin, dana.lattin@dshs.wa.gov

Flyers/Documents: Flyer for Hoarding Disorder

Notes: 6 CEU, Not For IP.

Community Residential Services (CRS): 40 Hour CORE Training

Monday, May 20 2019 (All day) to Friday, May 24 2019 (All day)

Location:
1101 Andover Park West
Tukwila, WA 98188

Speaker/Presenter: Melissa Starr

Contact Information: Melissa Starr, melissa.starr@rescare.com

Notes: 9am - 5pm all days.

Medication Awareness

Tuesday, May 21 2019 09:00am to 04:00pm

Location:
DDA Tumwater
6860 Capitol Blvd. SE
Tumwater, WA 98504

Speaker/Presenter: Shanti Potts

Contact Information: Dana Lattin, dana.lattin@dshs.wa.gov

Notes: 6 CEU, Not For IP.

Community Residential Services (CRS): 40 Hour CORE Training

Monday, Jun 17 2019 (All day) to Friday, Jun 21 2019 (All day)

Location:
1101 Andover Park West
Tukwila, WA 98188

Speaker/Presenter: Melissa Starr

Contact Information: Melissa Starr, melissa.starr@rescare.com

Notes: 9am - 5pm all days.