|is a statewide organization representing addiction and mental illness prevention, treatment and recovery services agencies, staff, consumers, affiliated organizations, and corporations.|
The mission of the Illinois Association for Behavioral Health (IABH) is to advocate for sound public policies in the behavioral health field on behalf of clinicians, consumers, youth, family members, and individuals in recovery who are in need of services.
a healthy society in which:
about the importance of Behavioral Health while sharing the message that addiction and mental illness are preventable, effective treatment strategies exist, and recovery is possible! Our staff and members accomplish this through strategic advocacy efforts, comprehensive media campaigns, community forums, town hall meetings, letter writing, and much more.
This training will provide information on best practices in mental health treatment. Topics covered includes: best practices in client engagement; how to increase first and second attendance; the person centered recovery movement; the effective use of peers in mental health recovery; evidence-based mental health treatment including motivational incentives, motivational interviewing, feedback informed treatment, stage-based interventions, integrated co-occurring disorders treatment and the four (4) evidence-based essentials.
You will receive 6.5 CEU hours for this event. IAODAPCA/ICB Categories: Counselor I or II, Preventionist I or II, CARS I or II, CODP I, II or III, PCGC II, CCJP II, CAAP I, CRSS I or II, CVSS II, CPRS I or II, MAATP I or II, RDDP, CFPP II, NCRS II and/or Department of Financial and Professional Regulation: Registered Social Worker CE Sponsor (LCSW, LSW, LCPC, LPC) Psychologist CE Sponsor.