ADAD Zoom Training: Opioid Overdose Prevention And Response
Date/Time: Tuesday, May 26, 2020 from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM HST
Certificate: 3 hours ADAD approved. Certificate will be provided upon confirmed attendance with ADAD.
Registration for this event has closed.
Leilani Maxera, Outreach & Overdose Prevention Manager.
Leilani manages the statewide syringe exchange, outreach, and overdose prevention programs, supervises the outreach workers on four of the Hawaiian Islands, and conducts training and education with other social service organizations to teach about overdose response and to reduce stigma around drug use. She previously worked at Homeless Youth Alliance/San Francisco Needle Exchange and Tenderloin Health in San Francisco and volunteered at SANE (Safer Alternatives thru Networking and Education), a syringe exchange program in Sacramento, CA. Leilani has a Master of Public Health degree with an emphasis in Aging and has finished her Master of Social Work degree in December 2018.
Certified Substance Abuse Counselors (CSAC), Certified Prevention Specialists (CPS), and applicants; those with other ADAD professional credentials; and anyone involved in the human services field.
Registration Questions contact:
Coalition for a Drug-Free Hawaii
Hawaii Pacific Center for Excellence
808-545-3228 ext. 37
For Training Cancellation contact:
Anisa Pacapac-Marquez at firstname.lastname@example.org
This training is the second session of a 2-session series. Participants will learn ways to assess their alcohol environments within their communities.
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 workshop is designed to incorporate the skills necessary to build better relationships with families who may be resistant or hesitant to services. Training will focus on assessing client strengths, reviewing various behavioral theories, approaches and techniques, and identifying strategies for addressing conflict in relationships.