Upcoming Webinars: National Council for Behavioral Health


Mental Health First Aid and Mental Health Awareness Training Grants

In December, the federal government appropriated $16.7+ million in funding for projects like Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) in FY2021. Take advantage of this opportunity – apply for a Mental Health Awareness Training (MHAT) grant by Friday, February 5! MHAT grants will help expand MHFA to more schools, first responders, veterans and other communities, enabling more people to identify, understand and respond when someone is experiencing a mental health crisis. Join us for a webinar on Friday, January 8, from 3-4 p.m. ET, to learn more!

Upcoming Webinars

Thursday, January 7, 1-2:30 p.m. ET
Unseen Impacts: Health Disparities and Sleep

Announcing the second session in our "Solving for Sleep" webinar series! Join expert panelists from across the country for a conversation on how disparities related to key determinants – including housing, income, employment and race – intersect with sleep and health outcomes. Stay for a 30-minute “open office" Q&A at the end of the session!

Thursday, January 7, 2-3 p.m. ET
CoE Office Hour: Implementing Self-care throughout Cold Winter Weather and the Pandemic

Join the Center of Excellence (COE) for Integrated Health Solutions for an open discussion on self-care during these winter months and the pandemic. We will share mindful relaxation exercises and innovative self-care ideas that will help you manage anxiety and feelings of grief.

Monday, January 11, 12-4 p.m. ET
Virtual Motivational Interviewing Training

Are you new to motivational interviewing (MI)? Join us for a beginner’s course on Monday, January 11, and Thursday, March 4, from 12-4 p.m. ET. These trainings are available for $79 per person, but space is limited! We are also offering an intermediate-level course on Thursday, February 18, from 12-4 p.m. ET, for those who have had MI training and use the process with some regularity. This training is available for $99 per person and is capped at 40 participants to allow for guided small group practice and discussions, so reserve your seat today!

Thursday, January 28, 3-4 p.m. ET
Evaluation and Management of Cognitive Disorders Among Older Adults

This webinar will give a demographic snapshot of the aging population, while discussing the etiologies of cognitive impairment and the differentiation of major cognitive disorders. We will also highlight current and potential best practice clinical approaches to treating those with reversible cognitive impairment.

Tuesday, January 12, 1-2 p.m. ET
Risk Management Changes in Response to COVID-19

As the country continues to adapt to the realities of COVID-19, executives are tasked with identifying risk-management strategies for their organizations when considering both in-person and remote work. Join us for an exclusive learning opportunity with Ron Zimmet, JD, general counsel for the Mental Health Risk Retention Group (MHRRG), and hear from other executives in the field on what types of risk-mitigation strategies have worked for them.

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Council on Accreditation (COA) Webinars

Get a jump on 2021 by signing up for COA's Intensive Accreditation and Performance and Quality Improvement virtual trainings. Register for Intensive Accreditation trainings on Tuesday, January 19, and Wednesday, January 20, from 1-4:30 p.m. ET, or a Performance and Quality Improvement training on Thursday, January 21, from 1-4:30 p.m. ET. While you’re at it, sign up for an “Introduction to COA” webinar on January 7January 13January 19 or January 27.

Date published: 

Friday, 08 January 2021

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