Prevention Certification Professional Development Webinar Training Series
Sponsored by the
North Carolina Centers for Prevention Resources (NCCPR)
2009-2010 Training Schedule
These trainings are web-based and are open to all Substance Abuse Prevention Professionals.
NCSAPPB Substance Abuse Specific Certification Hours are available for each training.
To register for a training please use the attached form.
*Please note that space for the training is limited and available to the first 25 participants who register.
For questions please contact Kia Thacker at 704-927-8799 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Date & Certification Topic Presenter Presentation Description
Nov. 12 2 Prevention Deeanna Hale-Holland, This webinar workshop will focus on presenting a basic overview of the 5
Performance MA, CSAPC Prevention Performance Domains, resources to learn more information about
Substance Domains Overview the skill sets described in the Domains and examples of activities that would fall
10am- Abuse Specific under each Domain.
12pm Certification November 12 Coastal Horizons &
Hours 10am-12pm Eastern CPR
Dec. 10 2 HIV/AIDS 101 Chelsea Gulden, BA The rise of new HIV and AIDS cases is growing fast in southern states. With
the rapid growth of new HIV/AIDS cases, substance abuse professionals and
10am- Substance December 10 other providers need to consider the physical, emotional and mental effects an
12pm Abuse Specific 10am-12pm HIV, AIDS or STD diagnosis has on a client who abuses substances. During
Certification this webinar, participants will learn the current data on HIV/AIDS cases;
Hours Metrolina AIDS Project understand the emotional impact of an HIV/AIDS diagnosis; and learn the
treatment options that are available for people with HIV/AIDS.
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Jan. 14 2 Prevention Ethics Michael Dublin, MA, The field of addiction continues to evolve and requires constant examination of the
2010 CSAP, ICPS ethical dilemmas that often confront prevention professionals as they provide
10am- Substance services to a diverse population. This webinar will be a thought provoking and
12pm Abuse Specific January 14 interactive training based on real scenarios and a decision making model that
Certification 10am-12pm South Central CPR enhances each participant’s ethical decision making skills.
Feb. 18 2 Faith Indeed Works Michael Dublin, MA, Substance abuse and addiction is an ever present challenge to all segments of any
Best Together CSAPC, ICPS community. The need to have as many members of the community actively
Substance involved in finding solutions to the issues created by substance abuse and addiction
10am- Abuse Specific is also a challenge. This webinar will explore possibilities in each participant’s
12pm Certification February 18 community as local identified problems are addressed as well as common barriers
Hours 10am-12pm across most communities. A brief history of the role of the faith will enlighten
participants while inspiring them to rekindle what has been significant participation
South Central CPR in community efforts to address human services issues. Key communication tips
will also be presented. The experiences of the consultant in working with a variety
of faith communities will shed light on how to move towards greater involvement.
March 11 2 Prescription Drug William Bronson, CSAC The intentional misuse and abuse of prescription drugs is a growing concern in the
Misuse and Mortality US. More and more people are becoming addicted to prescription drugs everyday.
10am- Substance This webinar will examine the trends in intentional abuse of prescription drugs and
12pm Abuse Specific March 11, 10am-12pm Program Manager with the mortality rates associated with intentional prescription drug abuse.
Certification NC Drug Control Unit
*In Partnership with NC
Hours Parent Resource Center
April 8 2 Prevention Theory Mina Cook, CSAPC One of the greatest challenges for Prevention Professionals is understanding human
motivation. How do we attempt to influence behavior and create the conditions for
10am- Substance change? If we want to have an impact on the way people think, feel and act with
12pm Abuse Specific April 8 Unlimited regard to alcohol, tobacco and other drugs, we must look beyond only our local
Certification 10am-12pm Success/Partnership for a conditions and instincts. This webinar will offer a basic overview of Prevention
Hours Drug-Free NC & North Theory. Included topics: “Why Should WE Care About Theories?” and “What
Central CPR Theories Can Be Used In Substance Abuse Prevention Strategies?”
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