Archive for September, 2019

Principles of Community-Based Behavioral Health Services for Justice-Involved Individuals (2 credit hours)

Program Summary:  This course focuses on community-based behavioral health services for justice-involved individuals. It offers an overview of evidence-based and promising  practices.  It explores Medicaid coverage, a trauma-informed approach, case management services, peer support specialists, criminogenic factors, and disparate outcomes.

This course is recommended for social workers, counselors, and therapists and it is appropriate for beginning and intermediate levels of practice.   Read the complete description of this course…..


Human Trafficking and Child Welfare: A Guide for Caseworkers and Agencies (2 credit hours)

Program Summary:  This course explores how caseworkers and agencies can best support victims of child trafficking.  The first reading discusses the scope of human trafficking, myths, risk factors, victim needs, and service coordination.  The second reading describes recent federal legislation and initiatives in addition to state and agency policy.  The course emphasizes the need for a multifaceted, collaborative approach to the identification, prevention, and treatment of human trafficking in children.

This course is recommended for social workers, counselors, and therapists and it is appropriate for beginning and intermediate levels of practice Read the complete description of this course…..


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