ASIST-Reno-Dec. 5-6, 2019

*American Legion Hall – 730 4th St, Sparks, NV 89431 (next to the Sparks Post Office off of Prater Way) *

The Applied Suicide Intervention Skills  Training (ASIST) program is designed for caregivers seeking to prevent the immediate risk of suicide.  ASIST uses many different teaching processes to create a  practice-oriented and interactive learning  experience.  The emphasis of the two-day (16 hours) workshop is on suicide first aid.

At the end of the  workshop participants will be able to:

  • Recognize invitations for help
  • Reach out and offer support
  • Review the risk of suicide
  • Apply a suicide intervention model
  • Link persons at risk of suicide with community resources.

This workshop is appropriate for all caregivers, including: professionals, counselors, social workers,  paraprofessionals, teachers, youth workers, clergy, physicians, community volunteers, mental health professionals and family members.  Attendance on both days is essential and also required for

Continuing Education Credits*

*There are CEU’s for this training for those licensed by the following Nevada Boards of Social work / MFT / ADGC / Psychological / EMS / Pharmacy / Physical Therapy / Post / Board of Education.

Register below:

ASIST-Reno-Dec05-06_2019

7% funded
$ 70
Personal Info

Donation Total: $70

*Please note that due to scheduling rooms and trainers, we aren’t able to offer refunds, so please be sure the date work into your schedule before you register.


safeTALK-Reno-Oct. 22, 2019

**TMCC/Meadowood Campus 5270 Neil Rd. Room 315, Reno, NV 89502**

This half-day safeTALK training helps all members of your community :

  • Be able to recognize a person with thoughts of suicide
  • Know how to connect them to a person trained in suicide first aid intervention.

safeTALK prepares you to be a suicide alert helper, willing and able to perform an important helping role for persons with thoughts of suicide. Through a carefully crafted set of helping steps and the use of creative educational processes, it is possible for you to learn how to provide practical help.

Expect to be challenged.  Expect to have feelings.  Expect to be hopeful.

 
**The cost is $15 per person or $30 for those licensed by the following Nevada Boards of Social Work / MFT / ADGC / Psychological / Nursing / EMS / Pharmacy and $45 per CME’s for our medical doctors.

Register below:

safeTALK-Reno-Oct. 22, 2019

4% funded
$ 30
*We use PayPal as a payment gateway, however you can pay via PayPal with any major credit or debit card.
Personal Info

Donation Total: $30

*Please note that due to scheduling conflicts, training facilities and trainers we won’t be able to offer refunds if you have to cancel so please be sure the dates work in your schedule before you register.


YOUTH MHFA-Reno-Sep. 4, 2019

**Nevada Division of Aging Services located at 9670 Gateway Dr., Reno, 89521-4182 in the Downstairs Conference room**

You will learn……

The course teaches participants the risk factors and warning signs of a variety of mental health challenges common among adolescents, including anxiety, depression, psychosis, eating disorders, AD/HD, disruptive behavior disorders, and substance use disorder.

Participants do not learn to diagnose, nor how to provide any therapy or counseling.

Participants learn a core five-step action plan to support an adolescent developing signs and symptoms of mental illness or in an emotional crisis:

  • Assess for risk of suicide or harm
  • Listen nonjudgmentally
  • Give reassurance and information
  • Encourage appropriate professional help
  • Encourage self-help and other support strategies

This training is for:

The course is designed for adults whom regularly interact with adolescents. Anyone who regularly works or interacts with youth – teachers, athletic coaches, mentors, juvenile justice professionals – may find the course content useful. The core Mental Health First Aid course has been successfully offered to a variety of audiences including hospital staff, employers and business leaders, faith communities, law enforcement, and the general public.

Note: Youth Mental Health First Aid is not specifically designed for parents of youth with mental health challenges. Although parents & families may find the course content useful, the course provides a basic level of information and guidance, rather than more in-depth information on navigating the healthcare system, which parents may wish to explore.

Register Below:

Training: YMHFA-Reno-Sep04_2019

Legal First Name (required)

Legal Last Name (required)

Nick Name or Preferred Name

Occupation (required)

Organization

Discipline License Number

Zip Code (required)

Email (required)

Phone Number (required)

*You should receive an email to confirm your registration within 48 hours. If you do not receive an email, please contact:
Rick Egan
(702) 486-8225 – regan@health.nv.gov for Southern Events
Contact Janett Massolo
(775) 687-0847 – jmassolo@health.nv.gov for Northern Events


YOUTH MHFA-Reno-Aug. 16 and 23, 2019

**You must attend both the 16th & 23rd trainings to receive a certificate**

**Nevada Division of Aging Services located at 9670 Gateway Dr., Reno, 89521-4182 in the Downstairs Conference room**

You will learn……

The course teaches participants the risk factors and warning signs of a variety of mental health challenges common among adolescents, including anxiety, depression, psychosis, eating disorders, AD/HD, disruptive behavior disorders, and substance use disorder.

Participants do not learn to diagnose, nor how to provide any therapy or counseling.

Participants learn a core five-step action plan to support an adolescent developing signs and symptoms of mental illness or in an emotional crisis:

  • Assess for risk of suicide or harm
  • Listen nonjudgmentally
  • Give reassurance and information
  • Encourage appropriate professional help
  • Encourage self-help and other support strategies

This training is for:

The course is designed for adults whom regularly interact with adolescents. Anyone who regularly works or interacts with youth – teachers, athletic coaches, mentors, juvenile justice professionals – may find the course content useful. The core Mental Health First Aid course has been successfully offered to a variety of audiences including hospital staff, employers and business leaders, faith communities, law enforcement, and the general public.

Note: Youth Mental Health First Aid is not specifically designed for parents of youth with mental health challenges. Although parents & families may find the course content useful, the course provides a basic level of information and guidance, rather than more in-depth information on navigating the healthcare system, which parents may wish to explore.

**CEU credits are being offered to Social Workers, Nurses, MFTs, CPCs, ADGCs (7.0) Education (0.5), Pharmacy (8.0), and POST (8.0) Psychological Board (8.0) Suicide prevention credits are included.

Register here:  https://nvsuicideprevention.org/event/youth-mhfa-reno-aug-16-and-23-2019/


YOUTH MHFA-Reno-Aug. 16 and 23, 2019

**You must attend both the 16th & 23rd trainings to receive a certificate**

**Nevada Division of Aging Services located at 9670 Gateway Dr., Reno, 89521-4182 in the Downstairs Conference room**

You will learn……

The course teaches participants the risk factors and warning signs of a variety of mental health challenges common among adolescents, including anxiety, depression, psychosis, eating disorders, AD/HD, disruptive behavior disorders, and substance use disorder.

Participants do not learn to diagnose, nor how to provide any therapy or counseling.

Participants learn a core five-step action plan to support an adolescent developing signs and symptoms of mental illness or in an emotional crisis:

  • Assess for risk of suicide or harm
  • Listen nonjudgmentally
  • Give reassurance and information
  • Encourage appropriate professional help
  • Encourage self-help and other support strategies

This training is for:

The course is designed for adults whom regularly interact with adolescents. Anyone who regularly works or interacts with youth – teachers, athletic coaches, mentors, juvenile justice professionals – may find the course content useful. The core Mental Health First Aid course has been successfully offered to a variety of audiences including hospital staff, employers and business leaders, faith communities, law enforcement, and the general public.

Note: Youth Mental Health First Aid is not specifically designed for parents of youth with mental health challenges. Although parents & families may find the course content useful, the course provides a basic level of information and guidance, rather than more in-depth information on navigating the healthcare system, which parents may wish to explore.

**CEU credits are being offered to Social Workers, Nurses, MFTs, CPCs, ADGCs (7.0) Education (0.5), Pharmacy (8.0), and POST (8.0) Psychological Board (8.0) Suicide prevention credits are included.

Register Below:

Training: YMHFA-Reno-Aug16&23_2019

Legal First Name (required)

Legal Last Name (required)

Nick Name or Preferred Name

Occupation (required)

Organization

Discipline License Number
*This training is free with 3 CEU credits offered to Social Workers, Nurses, LADGC, MFT, CPC and POST.

Zip Code (required)

Email (required)

Phone Number (required)

*You should receive an email to confirm your registration within 48 hours. If you do not receive an email, please contact:
Rick Egan
(702) 486-8225 – regan@health.nv.gov for Southern Events
Contact Janett Massolo
(775) 687-0847 – jmassolo@health.nv.gov for Northern Events


safeTALK-Reno-Aug. 15, 2019

**TMCC/Meadowood Campus 5270 Neil Rd. Room 315, Reno, NV**

This half-day safeTALK training helps all members of your community :

  • Be able to recognize a person with thoughts of suicide
  • Know how to connect them to a person trained in suicide first aid intervention.

safeTALK prepares you to be a suicide alert helper, willing and able to perform an important helping role for persons with thoughts of suicide. Through a carefully crafted set of helping steps and the use of creative educational processes, it is possible for you to learn how to provide practical help.

Expect to be challenged.  Expect to have feelings.  Expect to be hopeful.

 
**The cost is $15 per person or $30 for those licensed by the following Nevada Boards of Social Work/ MFT/ ADGC/Psychological/Nursing/EMS/Pharmacy and $45 per CME’s for our medical doctors.

Registration is now closed.


ASIST-Reno-Jul. 25-26, 2019

*American Legion Hall – 730 4th St, Sparks, NV 89431 (next to the Sparks Post Office off of Prater Way) *

The Applied Suicide Intervention Skills  Training (ASIST) program is designed for caregivers seeking to prevent the immediate risk of suicide.  ASIST uses many different teaching processes to create a  practice-oriented and interactive learning  experience.  The emphasis of the two-day (16 hours) workshop is on suicide first aid.

At the end of the  workshop participants will be able to:

  • Recognize invitations for help
  • Reach out and offer support
  • Review the risk of suicide
  • Apply a suicide intervention model
  • Link persons at risk of suicide with community resources.

This workshop is appropriate for all caregivers, including: professionals, counselors, social workers,  paraprofessionals, teachers, youth workers, clergy, physicians, community volunteers, mental health professionals and family members.  Attendance on both days is essential and also required for

Continuing Education Credits*

**This training has been approved for CEU Credits for Nurses, Social Workers, CADCs, LADCs (13), MFT, CPC, Psychological Examiners (13.5), NDE (1.0), State EMS (14), SNHD EMS, Alcohol, Drug and Gambling Counselors (13), Pharmacy and POST (15).

Registration is now closed.


Cancelled: YOUTH MHFA-Reno-Jul. 13 and 20, 2019

**This training has been cancelled.**

You will learn……

The course teaches participants the risk factors and warning signs of a variety of mental health challenges common among adolescents, including anxiety, depression, psychosis, eating disorders, AD/HD, disruptive behavior disorders, and substance use disorder.

Participants do not learn to diagnose, nor how to provide any therapy or counseling.

Participants learn a core five-step action plan to support an adolescent developing signs and symptoms of mental illness or in an emotional crisis:

  • Assess for risk of suicide or harm
  • Listen nonjudgmentally
  • Give reassurance and information
  • Encourage appropriate professional help
  • Encourage self-help and other support strategies

This training is for:

The course is designed for adults whom regularly interact with adolescents. Anyone who regularly works or interacts with youth – teachers, athletic coaches, mentors, juvenile justice professionals – may find the course content useful. The core Mental Health First Aid course has been successfully offered to a variety of audiences including hospital staff, employers and business leaders, faith communities, law enforcement, and the general public.

Note: Youth Mental Health First Aid is not specifically designed for parents of youth with mental health challenges. Although parents & families may find the course content useful, the course provides a basic level of information and guidance, rather than more in-depth information on navigating the healthcare system, which parents may wish to explore.

This training has been cancelled.


cancelled: YOUTH MHFA-Reno-Jul. 13 and 20, 2019

**This training has been cancelled.**


You will learn……

The course teaches participants the risk factors and warning signs of a variety of mental health challenges common among adolescents, including anxiety, depression, psychosis, eating disorders, AD/HD, disruptive behavior disorders, and substance use disorder.

Participants do not learn to diagnose, nor how to provide any therapy or counseling.

Participants learn a core five-step action plan to support an adolescent developing signs and symptoms of mental illness or in an emotional crisis:

  • Assess for risk of suicide or harm
  • Listen nonjudgmentally
  • Give reassurance and information
  • Encourage appropriate professional help
  • Encourage self-help and other support strategies

This training is for:

The course is designed for adults whom regularly interact with adolescents. Anyone who regularly works or interacts with youth – teachers, athletic coaches, mentors, juvenile justice professionals – may find the course content useful. The core Mental Health First Aid course has been successfully offered to a variety of audiences including hospital staff, employers and business leaders, faith communities, law enforcement, and the general public.

Note: Youth Mental Health First Aid is not specifically designed for parents of youth with mental health challenges. Although parents & families may find the course content useful, the course provides a basic level of information and guidance, rather than more in-depth information on navigating the healthcare system, which parents may wish to explore.

This training has been cancelled.


safeTALK-Reno-May 7, 2019

**TMCC/Meadowood Campus 5270 Neil Rd. Room 315, Reno, NV**

This half-day safeTALK training helps all members of your community :

  • Be able to recognize a person with thoughts of suicide
  • Know how to connect them to a person trained in suicide first aid intervention.

safeTALK prepares you to be a suicide alert helper, willing and able to perform an important helping role for persons with thoughts of suicide. Through a carefully crafted set of helping steps and the use of creative educational processes, it is possible for you to learn how to provide practical help.

Expect to be challenged.  Expect to have feelings.  Expect to be hopeful.

 
**The cost is $15 per person or $30 for those licensed by the following Nevada Boards of Social Work/ MFT/ ADGC/Psychological/Nursing/EMS/Pharmacy and $45 per CME’s for our medical doctors.

Registration is now closed.