Public Health Consulting/Training-Gary.White@GWTnC
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We offer consulting services regarding Substance Abuse Mental Health Services Administration's Strategic Prevention Framework (SAMHSA - SPF), the gold standard for substance abuse impact prevention in communities around the world, we engage with organizations to provide strategic planning for start-up programs and on-going efforts.
Other areas of focus include:
We offer training courses designed to improve organizational, community, and wellness outcomes; and also orientation and screening - a how to for medicals providers and educators grades 6-12.
depression assessment screening tool.
Screening, Brief Intervention and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT) is a Substance Abuse Risk Assessment Screening tool that is evidence based & SAMHSA endorsed. SBIRT training and implementation is recommended in the President’s Commission on combating drug addiction and the Opioid epidemic.
Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) is a certification training course prescribed by the National Council for Behavioral Health. For a description of the 5 skills acquired upon completing a Mental Health First Aid course, visit MHFA Course Summary.
Technology of Participation (ToP®) training/facilitation methods have been tested and refined in groups, communities, and organizations worldwide - in settings ranging from villages to boardrooms.
Motivational Interviewing training is a clinical approach that helps people with mental health and substance use disorders, & other chronic health conditions such as
hypertension, heart disease, and diabetes make positive behavioral changes to support better health. and improved self-efficacy (client’s belief s/he can successfully make a change).
Based on “Our Community Speaks” (created at the Peace and Justice Institute – Valencia College, Orlando, FL) this training workshop creates authentic dialogue, strengthens relationships between community authorities and citizens, and helps communities embrace diversity and foster inclusive excellence among us.
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