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.

Client’s Rights: HIPAA and Mandatory Reporting

Monday, Sep 24 2018 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.

Client Rights; HIPPA and Mandatory Reporting

Wednesday, Sep 26 2018 09:00am to 04:00pm

Location:
DDA Vancouver
907 Harney St.
Vancouver, WA 98660

Speaker/Presenter: Shanti Potts

Contact Information: Rob Henrikson, henrirn@dshs.wa.gov

Notes: 6 CEU, Not For IP.

Creating Functional Assessments and Positive Behavior Support Plans

Tuesday, Aug 14 2018 10:00am to 03:00pm

Thursday, Sep 27 2018 10:00am to 03:00pm

Location:
DDA Seattle
1700 E. Cherry St.
Seattle, WA 98112

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.

DDA 40-hour Core Curriculum (1163 Training)

Monday, Oct 01 2018 (All day) to Friday, Oct 05 2018 (All day)

Location:
Puget Sound Regional Services
149 Park Ave. N
Renton, WA 98057

Speaker/Presenter: Krista Nieman

Contact Information: Krista Nieman, (206) 772-5700 x112 or knieman@gopsrs.org

Notes: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. all days, Not For IP. Must attend all five days of training for credit.

Quality Outcomes: Define, Explore, Apply

Wednesday, Oct 03 2018 09:00am to 04:00pm

Location:
DDA Kennewick
500 N. Morain St.
Kennewick, WA 99336

Speaker/Presenter: Angela Rapp-Kennedy

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

Flyers/Documents: Flyer for Quality Outcomes

Notes: 6 CEU, Not For IP. Class size is limited to 30; registration is required.

Dual Diagnosis with PTSD (and Personality Disorders)

Thursday, Oct 04 2018 09:00am to 04:00pm

Location:
Worksource
270 9th St. SE #240
East Wenatchee, WA 98802

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.

DDA Core Training Skills Lab

Monday, Oct 08 2018 09:00am to 05:00pm

Location:
Puget Sound Regional Services
149 Park Ave. N
Renton, WA 98057

Speaker/Presenter: Krista Nieman

Contact Information: Krista Nieman, (206) 772-5700 x112 or knieman@gopsrs.org

Notes: 8 CEU. Class must have 8 registered students or will be subject to cancellation. Cost per student: $42 for non-PSRS employees.

Quality Outcomes: Define, Explore, Apply

Wednesday, Oct 10 2018 09:00am to 04:00pm

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

Speaker/Presenter: Angela Rapp-Kennedy

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

Flyers/Documents: Flyer for Quality Outcomes

Notes: 6 CEU, Not For IP. Class size is limited to 30; registration is required.

First Aid | CPR

Wednesday, Oct 10 2018 10:00am to 05:00pm

Location:
Puget Sound Regional Services
149 Park Ave. N
Renton, WA 98057

Speaker/Presenter: Jessica McCartney

Contact Information: Krista Nieman, (206) 772-5700 x112 or knieman@gopsrs.org

Notes: CEU TBD. Class fee of $80 for non-agency students. Packed lunch is advised as there will not be an extended lunch break.

Creating Functional Assessments and Positive Behavior Support Plans

Friday, Sep 14 2018 10:00am to 03:00pm

Friday, Oct 12 2018 10:00am to 03:00pm

Location:
Communitas Training Center
920 Park Ave.
Bremerton, WA 98337

Speaker/Presenter: Edward Fischer & Sandi Miller

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

Notes: Blended on-line and in-person training. 25 CEU, Not For IP.

Quality Outcomes: Define, Explore, Apply

Tuesday, Oct 16 2018 09:00am to 04:00pm

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

Speaker/Presenter: Angela Rapp-Kennedy

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

Flyers/Documents: Flyer for Quality Outcomes

Notes: 6 CEU, Not For IP. Class size is limited to 30; registration is required.

Quality Outcomes: Define, Explore, Apply

Wednesday, Oct 17 2018 09:00am to 04:00pm

Location:
Worksource
270 9th St. SE #240
East Wenatchee, WA 98802

Speaker/Presenter: Angela Rapp-Kennedy

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

Flyers/Documents: Flyer for Quality Outcomes

Notes: 6 CEU, Not For IP. Class size is limited to 30; registration is required.

Anatomy of a Meltdown / Behavior Ecology

Thursday, Oct 18 2018 09:00am to 04:00pm

Location:
DDA Kennewick
500 N. Morain St.
Kennewick, WA 99336

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.

40 Hour Residential Services Curriculum

Monday, Oct 22 2018 (All day) to Friday, Oct 26 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.

DDA 40-hour Core Curriculum for Deaf Staff Members (1163 Training)

Monday, Oct 22 2018 (All day) to Friday, Oct 26 2018 (All day)

Location:
Puget Sound Regional Services
149 Park Ave. N
Renton, WA 98057

Speaker/Presenter: Gloria Spik-Reis

Contact Information: Krista Nieman, (206) 772-5700 x112 or knieman@gopsrs.org

Notes: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. all days, Not For IP. Must attend all five days for credit. PLEASE NOTE: The intended class audience for this training are Deaf staff. Class instructors are Deaf. INTERPRETERS WILL NOT BE SCHEDULED FOR THIS TRAINING.

Creating Functional Assessments / Positive Behavior Support Plans: Part 1 of 2

Friday, Oct 26 2018 09:00am to 04:00pm

Location:
Spokane DDA
1611 W. Indiana Ave.
Spokane, WA 99205

Speaker/Presenter: Lee Ferguson

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

Notes: 25 CEU, Not For IP.

Communication, You Don’t Say, Non-Linguistic Communication Strategies

Monday, Oct 29 2018 09:00am to 04:00pm

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

Speaker/Presenter: Jennifer White

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

Notes: 6 CEU, Not For IP.

Non-Linguistic Communication Strategies

Tuesday, Oct 30 2018 09:00am to 04:00pm

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

Speaker/Presenter: Jennifer White

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

Notes: 6 CEU, Not For IP.

Dual Diagnosis

Tuesday, Oct 30 2018 09:00am to 04:00pm

Location:
DDA Vancouver
907 Harney St.
Vancouver, WA 98660

Speaker/Presenter: Joe Buchmann

Contact Information: Rob Henrikson, henrirn@dshs.wa.gov

Flyers/Documents: Flyer for Dual Diagnosis

Notes: 6 CEU, Not For IP.

DDA 40-hour Core Curriculum (1163 Training)

Monday, Nov 05 2018 (All day) to Friday, Nov 09 2018 (All day)

Location:
Puget Sound Regional Services
149 Park Ave. N
Renton, WA 98057

Speaker/Presenter: Krista Nieman

Contact Information: Krista Nieman, (206) 772-5700 x112 or knieman@gopsrs.org

Notes: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. all days, Not For IP. Must attend all five days of training for credit.

Dual Diagnosis

Monday, Nov 05 2018 09:00am to 04:00pm

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

Speaker/Presenter: Vener Azurin

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

Flyers/Documents: Flyer for Dual Diagnosis

Notes: 6 CEU, Not For IP.

40 Hour Residential Services Curriculum

Monday, Nov 12 2018 (All day) to Friday, Nov 16 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.

DDA Core Training Skills Lab

Monday, Nov 12 2018 09:00am to 05:00pm

Location:
Puget Sound Regional Services
149 Park Ave. N
Renton, WA 98057

Speaker/Presenter: Krista Nieman

Contact Information: Krista Nieman, (206) 772-5700 x112 or knieman@gopsrs.org

Notes: 8 CEU. Class must have 8 registered students or will be subject to cancellation. Cost per student: $42 for non-PSRS employees.

First Aid | CPR

Wednesday, Nov 14 2018 10:00am to 05:00pm

Location:
Puget Sound Regional Services
149 Park Ave. N
Renton, WA 98057

Speaker/Presenter: Jessica McCartney

Contact Information: Krista Nieman, (206) 772-5700 x112 or knieman@gopsrs.org

Notes: CEU TBD. Class fee of $80 for non-agency students. Packed lunch is advised as there will not be an extended lunch break.

Anatomy of a Meltdown / Behavior Ecology

Thursday, Nov 15 2018 09:00am to 04:00pm

Location:
Yakima Valley School
609 Speyers Road
Selah, WA 98942

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.