Training and Professional Development

Learn more about upcoming trainings and register below!

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FSRI is proud to be a leader in professional development for staff and agencies looking to implement trauma-informed, evidence-based and evidence-informed treatments and practices.
 
As an affiliate member of the National Child Traumatic Stress Network, FSRI staff and trainers have been trained in a number of Evidence-based practices and treatments that help to support system transformation to respond to the unique needs of traumatized children, families, and adults. 

Motivational Interviewing Foundations - FREE

Time: ​12 - 3 pm

To register, please select the date below.

This highly interactive course covers the fundamentals of MI theory and, then, concentrates on the boots-on-the-ground skills that will make an immediate difference in your work. This is the appropriate class for beginners and for practitioners at any level who want to reexamine their skills and use them in a more confident and nuanced way.
 
You will receive a confirmation email when your registration is approved. 3 CEU's will be offered with this training.


Please note, there is limited seating for this training. We ask that you provide the training coordinator, Erin Albanese, as much notice if you are unable to attend. 

Motivational Interviewing 2: Advanced Practice - FREE

Time: ​12 - 3 pm

To register, please select the date below.

This highly interactive course covers the fundamentals of MI theory and, then, concentrates on the boots-on-the-ground skills that will make an immediate difference in your work. The prerequisite for this class is MI Foundations.


You will receive a confirmation email when your registration is approved. 3 CEU's will be offered with this training.


Please note, there is limited seating for this training. We ask that you provide the training coordinator, Erin Albanese, as much notice if you are unable to attend. 

Tobacco Dependence: Helping People Quit

Time: ​1p - 4 p

To register, please select the date below.

This is a 2 day training*

We know smoking is killing people, but often we just don’t know how to address it. Gain confidence in having the cessation conversation and creating effective referrals to treatment. 
 
You will learn how nicotine addiction affects the brain and how you can use evidence-based practice to assist people struggling with tobacco dependence to quit for good.
 
Topics include:
• Biopsychosocial determinants of nicotine dependence
• Motivational Interviewing for rapid engagement 
• Pharmacotherapy overview of nicotine replacement medications
• Cognitive-behavioral treatment strategies
• Best practices for effective referral to treatment
 
Our highly interactive courses incorporate extensive practical individual and group exercises, brief lectures and engaging activities. We look forward to seeing you in class!