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WATCH FOR NEW VIRTUAL TRAINING EVENTS COMING YOUR  WAY SOON from WVAADC!

WATCH FOR MORE VIRTUAL TRAINING EVENTS COMING YOUR  WAY SOON from WVAADC!

If you would like to sponsor an online event download and complete this form: http://www.wvaadc.com/virtualsponsorshipopportunity-2020/

We appreciate your support!

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JULY 10, 2020 

Ethics 2020 – Timeless and Timely

ZOOM TRAINING with CHELSEA GUNTHER and HEATHER SHARP-SPINKS

Participants who attend all 6 hours of this Zoom Training “Ethics 2020 – Timeless and Timely” will be able to:

  • Define what a Code of Ethics is and its purpose.

  • Name 3 inherent values of ethical clinicians.

  • Compare and contrast the different codes of ethics: ACA, NASW, and NAADAC. 

  • Describe 3 key points of each of NAADAC’s 9 Principles.

  • Explain the appropriate process for addressing ethical dilemmas.

Mail in Registration: http://www.wvaadc.com/registration-c-h/

YOU MAY ALSO REGISTER ONLINE AT  EVENTBRITE:  https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ethics-2020-timeless-and-timely-tickets-110394194006

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AUGUST  7, 2020  Clinical Supervision – The Honor and Duty of Professional Leadership

ZOOM TRAINING with CHELSEA GUNTHER and HEATHER SHARP-SPINKS

Participants who attend all 6 hours of this Zoom Training “Clinical Supervision – The Honor and Duty of Professional Leadership” will be able to:

  • Define the supervisory relationship. 
  • Describe at least two ways to ethically utilize technology into clinical supervision. 
  • Articulate ethical and legal issues in clinical supervision. 
  • Narrate through the stages of clinical supervision.
  • Recount the structure of clinical supervision.
  • Define the basic skills and techniques of motivational interviewing and solution focused-based supervision.

MORE DETAILS FORTHCOMING!

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CANCELLED! UNITED FOR RECOVERY: West Virginia Association Of Alcohol & Drug Abuse Counselors Professional Summit

We plan to have the 2021 Summit at Oglebay Resort in Wheeling.

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COVID-19 AND TELEHEALTH/TECHNOLOGY-RELATED WEBINARS

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WV YOUTH LEADERSHIP FORUM 2020 The WV Youth Leadership Forum (YLF) is a statewide training and leadership development event for students (Delegates) with all types of disabilities, high school juniors & seniors and college freshmen, who are transitioning to adulthood. The YLF will be held on the campus of West Virginia State University in Institute, WV on June 22-25, 2020. SAVE THE DATE more information: http://www.wvaadc.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/YLF-save-the-date-final.pdf

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        WV Psychological Association Spring Training Event:“Cognitive Therapy for Suicide Prevention”

Postponed – Check back for information regarding plans for August.

For additional information please contact Rebecca Denning, Psy.D. ABPP at rdenning@valleyhealth.org  or Jocelyn Brown, Psy.D. at info@wvpsychology.org <<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>

Please be sure to join us at the APPALACHIAN ADDICTION & PRESCRIPTION DRUG ABUSE CONFERENCE- October 1 – 3, 2020 held at the Marriott at Waterfront Place in Morgantown, WV.  Sponsor Invitation: http://www.wvaadc.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/SAVE-THE-DATE-october-conference.pdf

If you need a copy of your CEU Form or Certificate from the 2019 “Pathways to Recovery” Professional Summit or other WVAADC training you have attended you may contact Heather: heathersharpspinks@gmail.com.                                           There is a $10.00 fee for each copy.     

Thank you!