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.

Nutrition | Fall Prevention

Monday, Jun 25 2018 09:00am to 04:00pm

Location:
Division of Child Support
1608 W. Boone Ave.
Spokane, WA 99201

Speaker/Presenter: Shanti Potts

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

Notes: 6 CEU, Not For IP.

The Art of Stepping Back & Importance of Appropriate Humor for Caregivers and the Individuals We Support

Tuesday, Jun 26 2018 09:00am to 04:00pm

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

Speaker/Presenter: Chuck Goodwin

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

Notes: 6 CEU, Not For IP.

Nutrition | Fall Prevention

Tuesday, Jun 26 2018 09:00am to 04:00pm

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

Speaker/Presenter: Shanti Potts

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

Notes: 6 CEU, Not For IP.

The Art of Stepping Back

Tuesday, Jun 26 2018 09:00am to 11:00am

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

Speaker/Presenter: Chuck Goodwin

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

Notes: 2 CEU, Not For IP.

Importance of Appropriate Humor for Caregivers and the Individuals We Support

Tuesday, Jun 26 2018 12:00pm to 04:00pm

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

Speaker/Presenter: Chuck Goodwin

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

Notes: 4 CEU, Not For IP.

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

Wednesday, Jun 27 2018 09:00am to 04:00pm

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

Speaker/Presenter: Lee Ferguson

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

Notes: 25 CEU, Not For IP.

Nutrition | Fall Prevention

Wednesday, Jun 27 2018 09:00am to 04:00pm

Location:
Yakima CSO
1002 N. 16th Ave.
Yakima, WA 98902

Speaker/Presenter: Shanti Potts

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

Notes: 6 CEU, Not For IP.

Improving Observation and Documentation Skills & Prevention of Medical Errors

Friday, Jun 29 2018 09:00am to 04:00pm

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

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

Notes: 6 CEU, Not For IP.

40 Hour Residential Services Curriculum (skills included)

Monday, Jul 09 2018 (All day) to Friday, Jul 13 2018 (All day)

Location:
KOKUA
1226 Carpenter Rd. SE
Lacey, WA 98506

Speaker/Presenter: Jessica Robertson, Alycia Hitchcock

Contact Information: Jessica Robertson, (360)705-4665 ext. 125 or jessica@kokuaservices.com

Notes: Class runs from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day. Must attend all five days for class credit. There will be a 30 minute lunch break; fridge and microwave are available for student use; coffee, tea and snacks will be provided.

DDA 40-hour Core Curriculum (1163 Training)

Monday, Jul 09 2018 (All day) to Friday, Jul 13 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.

DDA Core Training Skills Lab

Monday, Jul 16 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

Monday, Jul 16 2018 09:00am to 04:00pm

Location:
KOKUA
1226 Carpenter Rd. SE
Lacey, WA 98506

Speaker/Presenter: Jessica Robertson, G.P. Dempsy, Alycia Hitchcock

Contact Information: Jessica Robertson, (360)705-4665 ext. 125 or jessica@kokuaservices.com

Notes: Class fee of $55. Thirty minute lunch break provided; fridge and microwave available for student use.

First Aid | CPR

Wednesday, Jul 18 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

Wednesday, Jun 13 2018 10:00am to 03:00pm

Thursday, Jul 19 2018 10:00am to 03:00pm

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

Speaker/Presenter: Edward Fischer 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 for Deaf Staff Members (1163 Training)

Monday, Jul 23 2018 (All day) to Friday, Jul 27 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.

40 Hour Residential Services Curriculum

Monday, Jul 23 2018 (All day) to Friday, Jul 27 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.

40 Hour Residential Services Curriculum (skills included)

Monday, Jul 30 2018 (All day) to Friday, Aug 03 2018 (All day)

Location:
KOKUA
1226 Carpenter Rd. SE
Lacey, WA 98506

Speaker/Presenter: Jessica Robertson, Alycia Hitchcock

Contact Information: Jessica Robertson, (360)705-4665 ext. 125 or jessica@kokuaservices.com

Notes: Class runs from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day. Must attend all five days for class credit. There will be a 30 minute lunch break; fridge and microwave are available for student use; coffee, tea and snacks will be provided.

Individual Instruction and Support Plan Writing

Tuesday, Jul 31 2018 10:00am to 05:00pm

Location:
Community Living
673 Grandview Way
Grandview, WA 98930

Speaker/Presenter: Sandi Miller

Notes: 7 CEU, Not For IP.

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

Friday, Aug 03 2018 09:00am to 04:00pm

Location:
Wenatchee CSO
805 S. Mission St.
Wenatchee, WA 98801

Speaker/Presenter: Lee Ferguson

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

Notes: 25 CEU, Not For IP.

DDA 40-hour Core Curriculum (1163 Training)

Monday, Aug 06 2018 (All day) to Friday, Aug 10 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.

First Aid | CPR

Monday, Aug 06 2018 09:00am to 04:00pm

Location:
KOKUA
1226 Carpenter Rd. SE
Lacey, WA 98506

Speaker/Presenter: Jessica Robertson, G.P. Dempsy, Alycia Hitchcock

Contact Information: Jessica Robertson, (360)705-4665 ext. 125 or jessica@kokuaservices.com

Notes: Class fee of $55. Thirty minute lunch break provided; fridge and microwave available for student use.

Individual Instruction and Support Plan Writing

Friday, Aug 10 2018 09:00am to 04:00pm

Location:
DDA Central Office
1009 College St. SE
WA, WA 98503

Speaker/Presenter: Sandi Miller

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

Notes: 7 CEU, Not For IP.

DDA Core Training Skills Lab

Monday, Aug 13 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.

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.

First Aid | CPR

Wednesday, Aug 15 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.