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.

Residential Services Curriculum (includes Skills Lab)

Tuesday, Dec 12 2017 (All day) to Friday, Dec 15 2017 (All day)

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Monday, Dec 18 2017 (All day)

Location:
Community Living
700 SW 39th St.
Renton, WA 98057

Speaker/Presenter: Jennifer Dempsey

Contact Information: Jennifer Dempsey, (253) 859-8770 or jdempsey@community-living.org

Notes: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. all days.

Residential Services Curriculum (40 Hour, DDA CORE) - EVENING CLASS

Tuesday, Jan 02 2018 (All day)

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Saturday, Jan 06 2018 (All day)

Location:
KOKUA
1226 Carpenter Rd SE
Lacey, WA 98503

Speaker/Presenter: Jessica Robertson and Alycia Hitchcock

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

Notes: THIS IS AN EVENING CLASS. 3 p.m. - 11 p.m. all days. Students must attend the entire week of class to obtain certification. Fulfills the 40hr Residential Services Curriculum Training (CORE) required by DDA for Supported Living Providers. Also includes the Skills requirement now required in this training.

Residential Services Curriculum (40 Hour, DDA CORE) - EVENING CLASS

Tuesday, Jan 02 2018 (All day)

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Saturday, Jan 06 2018 (All day)

Location:
KOKUA
1226 Carpenter Rd SE
Lacey, WA 98503

Speaker/Presenter: Jessica Robertson and Alycia Hitchcock

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

Notes: THIS IS AN EVENING CLASS. 3 p.m. - 11 p.m. all days. Students must attend the entire week of class to obtain certification. Fulfills the 40hr Residential Services Curriculum Training (CORE) required by DDA for Supported Living Providers. Also includes the Skills requirement now required in this training.

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

Tuesday, Jan 09 2018 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: This online and in-person course will take two to three months to complete. Attendees must complete all on-line modules and take both the FA and PBSP workshops to complete the series. Class series grants 25 CEU. Not For IP.

Supporting Persons on the Autism Spectrum

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

Location:
DDA Port Angeles
201 West 1st St.
Port Angeles, WA 98362

Speaker/Presenter: Dr. Edward Fischer

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

Notes: 6 CEU, Not For IP.

Non-Linguistic Communication Strategies

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

Location:
DDA Vancouver
907 Harney St.
WA

Speaker/Presenter: Jennifer White

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

Notes: 6 CEU

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

Thursday, Jan 18 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.

Communication, You Don't Say: Non-Linguistic Communication Strategies

Friday, Jan 19 2018 09:00am to 04:00pm

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

Speaker/Presenter: 6 CEU, Not For IP.

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

Notes: Jennifer White

Supporting Individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder in the Home and Community (Modules 5 and 6)

Thursday, Jan 25 2018 09:00am to 04:00pm

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

Speaker/Presenter: Nicolette Christians & Laura O’Rourke

Contact Information: Click Here to Register

Notes: 3 CEU per module, Not For IP. Please register for ALL SEVEN MODULES.

Supporting Individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder in the Home and Community (Module 7)

Thursday, Jan 25 2018 09:00am to 12:00pm

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

Speaker/Presenter: Nicolette Christians & Laura O’Rourke

Contact Information: Click Here to Register

Notes: 3 CEU per module, Not For IP. Please register for ALL SEVEN MODULES.

Creating Meaningful Interactions and Relationships

Thursday, Feb 01 2018 09:00am to 04:00pm

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

Speaker/Presenter: Debra Moskowitz

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

Notes: 6 CEU, Not For IP.

Finding Your Place in the Community

Friday, Feb 02 2018 09:00am to 04:00pm

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

Speaker/Presenter: Debra Moskowitz

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

Notes: 6 CEU, Not For IP.

Supporting Persons on the Autism Spectrum

Thursday, Feb 08 2018 09:00am to 04:00pm

Location:
The Elliot Building
415 W. Wishkah St.
Aberdeen, WA 98520

Speaker/Presenter: Dr. Edward Fischer

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

Notes: 6 CEU, Not For IP.

Promoting Healthy Social-Sexuality in Individuals

Monday, Feb 12 2018 02:30pm

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

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

Creating Functional Assessments / Positive Behavior Support Plans (Part 2 of 2)

Tuesday, Feb 13 2018 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: This online and in-person course will take two to three months to complete. Attendees must complete all on-line modules and take both the FA and PBSP workshops to complete the series. Class series grants 25 CEU. Not For IP.

Creating A Pro-Active Safety Plan

Thursday, Mar 08 2018 09:00am to 12:00pm

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

Speaker/Presenter: Shannon Sessions

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

Notes: 3 CEU, Not For IP.

Internet Safety For The People We Support

Thursday, Mar 08 2018 01:00pm to 04:00pm

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

Speaker/Presenter: Shannon Sessions

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

Flyers/Documents: Flyer for Internet Safety

Notes: 3 CEU, Not For IP.

Reflective Listening

Tuesday, Mar 13 2018 09:00am to 04:00pm

Location:
DDA Port Angeles
201 West 1st St.
Port Angeles, WA 98362

Speaker/Presenter: Dr. Edward Fischer

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

Notes: 6 CEU

Hoarding Disorder

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

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

Speaker/Presenter: Leslie Shapiro

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

Flyers/Documents: Flyer for Hoarding Disorder

Notes: 6 CEU, Not For IP.

Reflective Listening

Wednesday, Apr 11 2018 09:00am to 04:00pm

Location:
The Elliot Building
415 W. Wishkah St.
Aberdeen, WA 98520

Speaker/Presenter: Dr. Edward Fischer

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

Notes: 6 CEU

Hoarding Disorder – Assessment, Treatment, & Intervention

Thursday, Apr 19 2018 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

Notes: 6 CEU, Not For IP.

Supported Independence Model

Tuesday, May 15 2018 09:00am to 04:00pm

Location:
DDA Port Angeles
201 W. 1st St.
Port Angeles, WA 98362

Speaker/Presenter: Dr. Edward Fischer

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

Notes: 6 CEU

Supported Independence Model

Thursday, Jun 21 2018 09:00am to 04:00pm

Location:
The Elliot Building
415 W. Wishkah St.
Aberdeen, WA 98520

Speaker/Presenter: Dr. Edward Fischer

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

Notes: 6 CEU