The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration's (SAMHSA) Homelessness Resource Center (HRC), Project for Assistance in Transition from Homelessness (PATH), Services in Supportive Housing (SSH), the Department of Labor's Homeless Veterans Reintegration Program (HVRP), and SSI/SSDI Outreach Access and Recovery (SOAR) are offering a FREE two-day regional training!
The purpose of this training is to advance best practices and innovative strategies to resolve homelessness, based on person-centered, trauma-informed, and recovery-oriented approaches to care. Sessions will include topics related to housing, employment, critical time intervention, consumer integration, motivational interviewing, medical care for non-medical providers, population-focused approaches, communities of practice, self-care, and more..
This training is for anyone working in homeless services in contexts such as street outreach, drop-in centers, shelters, permanent supportive housing, criminal justice re-entry, mental health, addictions, health care, supported employment, faith-based initiatives, and schools. We welcome direct service providers, consumers, support staff, administrators, government staff, and policy makers. We extend a special invitation for PATH and SSH, and HVRP grantees.
Continuing Education Credits
The following CEUs will be available:
- Commission for Rehabilitation Counselor Certification (CRCC)
- National Association of Social Workers (NASW)
- The Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC)
The Center for Healthy Communities
1000 N. Alameda Street
Los Angeles, California 90012
August 1-2, 2011 Register Now!