A virtual group to discuss the specific roles/identities society has regulated Black women to fit which often results in harmful outcomes. Identify coping mechanisms and process emotions regarding this issue in a group setting Open for Women of Color Led by Dr. Ebony White and Dr. Sam Ware 3/22/2021 session has been cancelled. Group will resume next week as scheduled.
This training will cover Opioid 101 and Narcan Rescue, the impact efforts to the Opioid epidemic nationally & locally, the city’s efforts to combat the epidemic. It will describe different types of Opioids medically prescribed & non prescribed, identify overdose risk factors, the laws that govern the ability to help someone in distress, signs and symptoms of an Opioid overdose, what Narcan is and how to administer it. Learning Objectives: • Define how Narcan works • Identify different types of Opioids • Recognize signs and symptoms of an Opioid overdose • Understand Overdose Reversal steps • Understand how to obtain Narcan Registration Deadline: April 14, 2021
Storytelling Through Health and Wellness is a training that is facilitated by UrStorytellers and in collaboration with the City of Department of Behavioral Health and Intellectual disAbility Services (DBHIDS). This training is one of many training's that has been approved as a required prerequisite for applicants who want to pursue goals of becoming a Certified Peer Specialist. Our goal is to inform the recovery and faith-based communities on how to share their stories in addition to the importance of sharing them in community settings. This training is delivered by Zoom online, power point format and interactive activities that enhance this training. At the conclusion of the training, all participants will receive a certificate of completion.