ADAD Zoom Training: Advanced Ethics
Date/Time: Tuesday, May 5, 2020 from 12:30 PM to 3:30 PM HST and Friday, May 8, 2020 from 12:30 to 3:30 PM HST
Certificate: 6 CEs will be provided as both sessions are completed and attendance is confirmed with ADAD.
Registration for this event has closed.
Facilitator: Dr. Isaiah Moreno is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist, Marriage and Family Therapist, and Certified Substance Abuse Counselor in Hawaii. He has been providing therapeutic and substance abuse services for nearly 13 years and has been working with individuals, couples, and families dealing with a wide range of mental health issues. He is currently working in a cultural and community-based group-practice called Ho'okō, LLC, and has worked at various substance use facilities, community mental health centers, and was the previous Chief Psychologist at the Oahu Community Correctional Center (OCCC). In addition, Dr. Moreno has been educating and training counselors as a past faculty member of Argosy University. As an ADAD trainer, he has been providing ethics and substance use training to counselors in the community, and in assisting the Honolulu Police Department (HPD) with their annual Crisis Intervention Training. Dr. Moreno takes an experiential/emotion-focused approach to helping individuals and couples explore parts of themselves that contribute to further self-acceptance and freedom in their current challenges.
Target Audience: Certified Substance Abuse Counselors (CSAC), and other ADAD professional credential (CCJP, CSAPA, CCS).
The purpose of the session is to gain an understanding of ethical guidelines in an advanced setting. Participants will be better equipped to resolve ethical dilemmas in Substance abuse and Mental Health field. This will be beneficial for those that have already completed Ethic's the Basic.
This training is for nonprofits in Maui County who are looking for ways to manage staff and run programs in a virtual environment.
- Learn the history of kratom
- Understand the use of kratom and the effects on the body
- Understand the difference between kratom and kava
- Explore kratom's rising popularity in the US
- Understand the current kratom debate over whether the drug is a healthy alternative to opioid misuse
- Discuss how to assess this emerging drug trend within your work
Participants will be able to:
1. Describe the transmission routes and prevention methods for viral hepatitis, HIV, and STDs.
2. List components of an effective risk assessment for sexually transmitted and other communicable disease.
3. Demonstrate risk reduction counseling techniques for people living with and at-risk for viral hepatitis, HIV, and STDs.
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