Oct
5
8:00 AM08:00

Introduction to Grant Writing

Introduction to Grant Writing

Thursday, October 5, 2017

8:00 am- 10:00 am

The RiverHouse

Bend, Oregon

 

This training is being offered at the 2017 Washington State Criminal Justice Training Commission Crisis Intervention Team training conference.

https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/LQKN3ZR

Target audience includes law enforcement, corrections professionals, mental health crisis responders, health care workers, probation officers, first responders, behavioral health providers and advocates.

 

Why is the training valuable?

Grant writing can feel overwhelming.  From federal proposals to philanthropic allocations, it is hard to know how to get started.  This presentation walks beginners through basics such as where to find funding uptions, understanding notices of funding, writing problem statements, crafting strong letters of support, designing grant objectives and effectively drafting the project narrative.  We will cover common and preventable mistakes, reputable grant writing resources and review current grant examples.

 

Training objectives:

  • Understand the basic framework for grant applications
  • Identify common missteps that disqualify applicants
  • Increase awareness of resources to find funding opportunities
  • Review notices of funding opportunity through concrete practice and class discussion

 

Trainer

Anna Lookingbill is a trainer for Criminogenic Solutions, LLC.  Anna's career in social services spans 20 years in a variety of settings including psychiatric inaptient, sexual assault, juvenile justice, foster care, alternative education, therapeutic courts and reentry services in adult jail.  Anna is a liscensed independent clinical social worker in Washington with a master's degree in social work from Portland STate University.  She is a Master Addiction Counselor through the Natoinal Association of Addiction Professionals, a graduate of Leadership Clark County and a mentor for social work student through PSU's Equity, Partnership and Inclusion Council.

Anna specializes in grant writing and has secured over 10 million in funding during her professional career.

 

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May
12
1:00 PM13:00

Trauma-Informed De-escalation: Strategies and Practice

Trauma-Informed De-escalation: Strategies and Practice

Friday, May 12, 2017

1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Red Cross Building at Fort Vancouver

605 Barnes St, Vancouver WA 98661

 

Who should attend:

This training addresses trauma-informed de-escalation of adults in crisis with serious mental illness and co-occurring disorders.

Target audience includes mental health crisis responders, emergency room and health care workers, probation officers, first responders, law enforcement,  corrections professionals and behavioral health providers.

 

Why is this training valuable?  

This training will examine strategies and practical skills for de-escalating clients with serious mental illness and co-occurring disorders.   It includes recommendations for effective intervention.

 

Training objectives:

 · Identify why high-acuity clients may not respond effectively to traditional de-escalation

· Discuss the impact of co-occurring disorders, substance abuse and complex trauma

· Review and practice trauma-informed de-escalation strategies

· Provide specific recommendations for professionals serving these populations

 

Trainer:

Kelly Anderson is a co-director of Criminogenic Solutions LLC.  She has worked as clinical mental health staff in both a female and male prison and two county jails.  Kelly has a master’s degree in counseling psychology from Gonzaga University.  Kelly is trained to administer the Hare Psychopathy Checklist (PCL-R) and specializes in inmate behavior management.  She has facilitated specialized housing units including intensive management and served on teams responding to incidents of sexual assault in custody.  Kelly has extensive experience working with violent offenders.

 

Same Day Training Opportunity:

Impact of Sexual Trauma on Clients with Co-Occurring Disorders

Friday, May 12, 2017

8:00 am - 12:00 pm

Red Cross Building at Fort Vancouver

605 Barnes St, Vancouver WA 98661

 

Fee: $50 or $80 for both trainings

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May
12
8:00 AM08:00

Impact of Sexual Trauma on Clients with Co-Occurring Disorders

Impact of Sexual Trauma on Clients with Co-Occurring Disorders

Friday, May 12, 2017

8:00 am – 12:00 pm

Red Cross Building at Fort Vancouver

605 Barnes St, Vancouver WA 98661

 

Who should attend:

This training addresses concrete strategies to engage adult clients with co-occurring disorders who have experienced sexual trauma.

Target audience includes mental health crisis responders, emergency room and health care workers, probation officers, first responders, law  enforcement, corrections professionals, behavioral health providers and advocates.

 

Why is this training valuable? 

This training will examines co-occurring disorders and the impact of complex trauma on communication.  It includes recommendations for effective intervention.

 

Training objectives:

· Identify factors related to vulnerability for sexual trauma

· Discuss the impact of co-occurring disorders , substance abuse and complex trauma

· Review strategies for trauma-informed support of survivors with co-occurring disorders

· Provide specific recommendations for combating sexual violence

 

Trainer:

Kendra Harding is a trainer for Criminogenic Solutions LLC.  Kendra is a licensed professional counselor in Oregon with a master’s degree in forensic psychology from The Chicago School of Professional Psychology.  Kendra worked as a mental health clinician in the Cook County Sheriff’s Women’s Justice Program in Chicago and provided comprehensive trauma-informed mental health and substance services in a correctional facility to women who had been sex trafficked/involved in the sex industry.  Kendra currently practices community mental health in Portland, OR.

 

Same Day Training Opportunity:

Trauma-Informed De-escalation: Strategies and Practice

 

Friday, March 12,2017

1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Red Cross Building at Fort Vancouver

605 Barnes St, Vancouver WA 98661

 

Fee: $50 or $80 for both trainings

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Feb
22
9:00 AM09:00

Suicide Prevention for Law Enforcement, Corrections, Probation and Parole

Criminogenic Solutions LLC Trainer:  Jason Robinson, MA

Topic:  Suicide Prevention for Law Enforcement, Corrections, Probation and Parole

Audience:  Law enforcement, corrections, probation and parole staff

Sponsor:  Oregon Department of Public Safety Standards and Training (DPSST)

CLOSED to the public

For information about the training topic or to set up another event, contact Criminogenic Solutions LLC

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Feb
7
4:00 PM16:00

Trauma Informed De-Escalation for Schools

Criminogenic Solutions LLC Trainer:  Kelly Anderson, MA

Topic:  Trauma Informed De-Escalation for Schools

Audience:  Elementary school teachers, staff and administrators

Sponsor:  Local school district

CLOSED to the public

For information about the training topic or to set up another event, contact Criminogenic Solutions LLC

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Sep
9
9:30 AM09:30

Human Trafficking and Trauma Informed Care

Criminogenic Solutions LLC Trainers:  Kelly Anderson, MA & Kendra Harding, MA, LPC

Topic:  Human Trafficking and Trauma Informed Care

Audience:  Behavioral health providers, clinicians, case managers, health care workers, law enforcement, probation and corrections

Sponsor:  Chemical Dependency Training Consortium of the Northwest

OPEN to the public, register through http://Sept2016cdtc.bpt.me/

For information about the training topic or to set up another event, contact Criminogenic Solutions LLC

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Apr
24
to Apr 25

Psychopathy Seminar: Introducing the Psychopath

Speakers: Robert D. Hare, Ph.D., Matt Logan, Ph.D. , Mary Ellen O’Toole Ph.D.

Topic: Psychopathy Seminar: Introducing the Psychopath

Audience: Anyone working in the criminal justice system including corrections, law enforcement, probation, case managers, administrators, corrections health care workers etc

Sponsor: Criminogenic Solutions LLC

Training is OPEN to the public.  Register through this website.

For information about the training topic or to set up another event, contact Criminogenic Solutions LLC

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Apr
22
to Apr 23

Assessing Psychopathy: Clinical and Forensic Applications of the Hare Psychopathy Checklist-Revised (PCL-R)

Speakers:  Robert D. Hare, Ph.D. & Matt Logan, Ph.D.

Audience:  Psychologists, psychological associates, psychiatrists, graduate students, and other mental health personnel who have the professional qualifications to conduct psychological assessments. It is open to researchers, administrators, and personnel in the mental health and criminal justice systems (e.g., social workers, counselors, lawyers, probation officers, and law enforcement investigators) whose work requires, or would benefit from, knowledge about psychopathy, its measurement, and implications.

Sponsor: Criminogenic Solutions LLC

This training is OPEN to the public.  Register on our website.

Additional information: This two-day workshop meets the criteria for 14 CE credits.

For information about the training topic or to set up another event, contact Criminogenic Solutions LLC

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