Professional Development

Check out these highly recommended trainings for professionals who are working with children and youth. MI with Adolescents – Core Concepts MI with Adolescents – Health Behavior MI with Adolescents – Substance Use MI with Adolescents – Juvenile Justice Settings

Do you work in juvenile justice settings?

Are you an educational or mental health professional working with children and youth in juvenile justice settings? This online course will help you learn and implement motivational interviewing techniques to use in your work with your students. MI with Adolescents – Juvenile Justice Settings

More about the academy….And another important training….

You’re invited to go to the main website to learn more about the story behind, owned by Victor Yalom, the son of Irvin Yalom. As their tagline states, shares the belief that great therapists (mental and behavioral health professionals of all kinds) never stop learning. And one of the most effective ways to learn is to …

Adolescent Training Videos

This link was previously posted for MI with Adolescents – Substance Use. Most answers to questions received can be found when you click the link and watch the video and read the description. This week, look out for the link for another training video in this series via Academy.

Meet Margo!

Margo Bradley is the Operations Manager @  Her direct contact information: 415 332 3232 (8:30-4:30 PST)   For your convenience, Here is a link to access the first training in this series: As always, looking forward to your feedback. Adolescents – Substance Use

ED.D. Input: Professional Development is a MUST DO! Here’s another opportunity from another reputable source. More ideas coming soon!

MI for Adolescent Substance UseAcquire practical Motivational Interviewing tools to help you manage challenging sessions with adolescent clients struggling with substance use. Working with adolescents can be challenging enough without adding substance use issues to the mix. When teens’ age-appropriate desire for autonomy gets compromised by substance use and addiction, it can be difficult for …

Be An Awesome Intern Manager

As one of Seattle Pacific University’s partners, EDD would like to let you know about an upcoming webinar that may be helpful for you: Be an Awesome Intern Manager Wednesday, November 7, 2018 Noon – 1:00 pm PST Presented by Briana Randall from the University of Washington Free for MPACE members, $39 non-members Lori Brown …