CONTINUED EDUCATION TRAINING

The Community Drug and Alcohol Council is dedicated to providing high quality continuing education courses taught by experts in the field. In providing these workshops, CDAC continuously strives to be a leading source for professionals looking to further their education and meet licensing and re-certification requirements.

CDAC’s Education Program provides CEU’s for LCSW, LMHC, LMFT, CAP, CPP, CMHP, CWCM, RN, NP, LPN, substance abuse professionals, and other behavioral health professionals. All CEU trainings may be applied toward required certification hours.

CDAC is a continuing education provider for the Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy and Mental Health Counseling (BAP #1002, expires 3/2015),  the Florida Certification Board (FCB #5088A), the Florida Board of Nursing (50-11268), and the Alabama State Board of Social Work Examiners (#0474, expires 2/2016). All training meets the requirements for Alabama Licensed Professional Counselors.

Cognitive Behavioral Techniques to Help You and Your Clients, Part I (3 CEUs)
This course will examine the characteristics of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT). Participants will have the opportunity to improve and strengthen their empathy skills. The remainder of the course will teach and allow practice of more than ten powerful CBT techniques that help with low self-esteem, shyness, depression, anxiety, stress and other common problems. The participants will learn to use techniques to help themselves and their clients with many types of difficulties. Note: CBT Part I is a prerequisite to CBT Part II offered May 22, 2015.
Date: April 17, 2015
Time: Sign-in begins at 8:30 a.m.; Training is from 9:00 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.
Location: The Center, 3804 N. 9th Avenue, Pensacola
Cost: $30 in advance; $35 at the door
Instructor: Leann Knapp, MSW, CPP, CMHP
Registration

Cognitive Behavioral Techniques to Help You and Your Clients, Part II (4 CEUs)
Note: This is a four-hour training. CBT Part I is a prerequisite for attendance in CBT Part II.
CBT Part II was developed as a curriculum that will build on the skills and information covered by the CBT Part I training. CBT Part II will provide a brief review of how irrational distorted thinking affects our emotions and behaviors. The participants will learn and practice many powerful CBT techniques that help overcome common problems with self-esteem, anger, guilt, procrastination, perfectionism, motivation issues, resistance to change, depression, anxiety and much more. The instructor will use a combination of role play, experiential exercises/activities, and power point information to make these techniques come to life for the participants.
Date: May 22, 2015
Time: Sign-in begins at 8:00 a.m.; Training is from 8:30 a.m. to 12:45 p.m.
Location: The Center, 3804 N. 9th Avenue, Pensacola
Cost: $40 in advance; $45 at the door
Instructor: Leann Knapp, MSW, CPP, CMHP
Registration

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