Sep
29
Tue
QPR Gatekeeper Online Training @ Online training
Sep 29 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

In observance of National Suicide Prevention Month, Pro Bono Counseling is offering a free online suicide prevention training.

Facilitator: Amy Greensfelder, LMSW, certified QPR suicide prevention instructor

Question. Persuade. Refer. Three steps anyone can learn to help prevent suicide.
The QPR method is a brief intervention that can be taught to anyone who has contact with people at risk for suicide. Trainees are taught how to identify the warning signs and risk factors for suicide and suicidal ideation, and are then trained on how to sensitively ask if the person they are concerned about is contemplating suicide, and are taught how to connect the person to appropriate resources.

KEY COMPONENTS TO BE COVERED IN THIS TRAINING:
• How to Question, Persuade and Refer someone who may be suicidal
• How to get help for yourself or learn more about preventing suicide
• The common causes of suicidal behavior
• The warning signs of suicide
• How to get help for someone in crisis

Oct
13
Tue
Pro Bono Clinician Orientation – OCTOBER @ Online webinar
Oct 13 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Learn about volunteering with the Pro Bono Counseling Project, including the organization’s background and philosophy, its clients and intake process, and the responsibilities of volunteers during this online webinar.

FREE Online Workshop – 1 CE Credit

Featured Speakers:  Executive Director Amy Greensfelder, LMSW, Clinical Director Sherri Bloom, LCSW-C, and Clinical Education Coordinator Vanessa Howard

Objectives
By the end of this online workshop, clinicians will be able to:
• Analyze ethical implications of providing pro bono services
• Assess impact of providing pro bono services on current clinical practice
• Make a plan to address socio-economic, cultural, and racial issues in therapy
• Explain professional benefits of providing pro bono mental health care


Participants will receive a code prior to the webinar to log on and participate in the online session.

Nov
17
Tue
Pro Bono Clinician Orientation – NOVEMBER @ Online webinar
Nov 17 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm

Learn about volunteering with the Pro Bono Counseling Project, including the organization’s background and philosophy, its clients and intake process, and the responsibilities of volunteers during this online webinar.

FREE Online Workshop – 1 CE Credit

Featured Speakers:  Executive Director Amy Greensfelder, LMSW, Clinical Director Sherri Bloom, LCSW-C, and Clinical Education Coordinator Vanessa Howard

Objectives
By the end of this online workshop, clinicians will be able to:
• Analyze ethical implications of providing pro bono services
• Assess impact of providing pro bono services on current clinical practice
• Make a plan to address socio-economic, cultural, and racial issues in therapy
• Explain professional benefits of providing pro bono mental health care


Participants will receive a code prior to the webinar to log on and participate in the online session.