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Partners: Reprieve Treatment Center

Brief Description:

This course will explore the requirements of reporting child and elder abuse in Florida. We will look at which professionals are  required to report.  We will explore the time line for reporting and the procedures that must take place. 

 

This course will award 1 continuing education hours.

Author:  Leesa M. Robertson, M.Ed., CAP, NCC, LMHC

Relevance:  This course is designed for masters level counselors, addiction professions and nurses who work in a Florida setting where they will come in contact with vulnerable populations who might be experiencing abuse.  

Course ID:  20-584197
Provider number:  50-204

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Objectives:

Upon successful completion of this course the user will be able to:

1. Identify the signs and symptoms of abuse of children and/or the elderly.
2. Identify who is mandated to report suspected abuse.
3. Identify how to make contact the Department of Children and Families.
4. Identify what information is needed to make a report.
5. Discuss the Florida legislation regarding reporting abuse.

Board Approvals:

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– Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family-Therapy and Mental Health Counseling, #726 

-Florida Certification Board

– Florida Board of Nursing, #NEC3508

– Florida Board of Nursing-Certified Nursing Assistants District of Columbia Board of Nursing

-Florida Board of Dentistry

– Florida Council of Licensed Midwifery

Many state boards accept hours approved by other state boards. If your board is not listed here please contact them.

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Brief Description:

This course will explore the Americans with Disability Act of 1990 exploring specifically those with alcohol and drug issues, both as a disability and with other disabilities in need of substance abuse treatment.

This course will award 2 continuing education hours.

CE Broker Course ID:  20-577179
CE Broker Provider ID:  50-204

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Objectives:

Upon successful completion of the course the learner will be able to:

  1.  Discuss the American Disability Act and its five titles.
  2.  Discuss the definition of “disability”.
  3. Discuss who is covered and who is not.
  4. Discuss employment issues relating to the ADA and Title V, including Affirmative Action.
  5. Explain the direct threat aspect of substance abuse.

 

Board Approvals:

– Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family-Therapy and Mental Health Counseling, #726 

-Florida Certification Board

– Florida Board of Nursing, #NEC3508

– Florida Board of Nursing-Certified Nursing Assistants District of Columbia Board of Nursing

Many state boards accept hours approved by other state boards. If your board is not listed here please contact them.

-This course is not approved for NBCC credit.

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Brief Description:

 

Every day counselors, nurses, psychiatric technicians and others are called upon to intervene in crisis situations which may become dangerous if not handled properly. This course will explore the prevention of aggressive behavior and crisis intervention techniques, which can include verbal de-escalation and physical interventions. We will identify the definition of aggression, warning signs for aggressive behavior, strategies to diffuse aggressive situations, crisis intervention techniques and staff responsibilities after an event.

This course will award 2 continuing education hours.

Author:  Leesa M. Robertson, M.Ed., CAP, LPC

Relevance:  This course was designed for masters level counselors who have direct care time with mental health and substance abuse clients.  This course will help these professionals prevent and de-escalate volatile situations.

Course ID: 20-603283
Provider number:  50-204

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Objectives:

Upon successful completion of this course the learner will be able to:

1. Define aggression and it’s forms.
2. Identify warning signs for aggressive behavior.
3. Identify strategies for de-escalating aggression.
4. Give examples of crisis intervention techniques to use when violence occurs.

Board Approvals:

Bayside Continuing Education has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP #6098.  Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified.  Bayside Continuing Education is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.
– Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy and Mental Health Counseling, #726
– Florida Certification Board

– District of Columbia Board of Nursing

Many state boards accept hours approved by other state and national boards. If your board is not listed here please contact them directly.

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Brief Description:


This course will explore the Americans with Disability Act of 1990 exploring specifically those with alcohol and drug issues, both as a disability and with other disabilities in need of substance abuse treatment.

This course will award 2 continuing education hours.

CE Broker Course ID: 20-577167
CE Broker Provider ID:  50-204

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Objectives:

Upon successful completion of the course the learner will be able to:

  1.  Discuss the American Disability Act and its five titles.
  2.  Discuss the definition of “disability”.
  3. Discuss who is covered and who is not.
  4. Discuss employment issues relating to the ADA and Title V, including Affirmative Action.
  5. Explain the direct threat aspect of substance abuse.

 

Board Approvals:

– Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family-Therapy and Mental Health Counseling, #726 

-Florida Certification Board

– Florida Board of Nursing, #NEC3508

– Florida Board of Nursing-Certified Nursing Assistants District of Columbia Board of Nursing

Many state boards accept hours approved by other state boards. If your board is not listed here please contact them.

-This course is not approved for NBCC credit.

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Brief Description:


Bloodborne pathogens are microorganisms such as viruses or bacteria that are carried in blood and can cause disease in people. This course will explore the primary blood borne pathogens and the OSHA standards regarding these.


This course will award 3 continuing education hours.

Course ID: 20-631174

Provider Number:  50-204

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Objectives:

Upon of this course the learner will be able to:

  1. List the three primary bloodborne pathogens covered in the OSHA standards.
  2. Discuss Universal Precautions.
  3. Be able to utilize protective equipment to protect themselves from bloodborne pathogens.
  4. Discuss the OSHA standards for blood borne pathogens.

 

Board Approvals:

– Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family-Therapy and Mental Health Counseling, #726 

-Florida Certification Board

– Florida Board of Nursing, #NEC3508-Florida Certification Board

– Florida Board of Dentistry

-Certified Nursing Assistants District of Columbia Board of Nursing

Many state boards accept hours approved by other state boards. If your board is not listed here please contact them.

This course is not approved for NBCC credit.

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Brief Description:


Formerly known as dual diagnosis or dual disorder, co-occurring disorders describes the presence of both a mental health and a substance-use disorder.  This course will explore the definition of terms used, most common substances and mental disorders that co-exist, symptoms, causes and treatments for co-occurring disorders.

 

 

Relevance:  This course is designed for masters level counselors, addiction professionals and nurses who work in a Florida setting where they will come in contact with vulnerable populations who might be experiencing abuse.  

This course will award 1 continuing education credit.

Course ID:  20-655074
Provider number:  50-204

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Objectives:

Upon successful completion of this course the user will be able to:

  1.  Define Co-Occurring Disorder.
  2.   Discuss the most frequent mental disorders with the most frequent types of drugs associated.
  3.   Explain the symptoms of co-occurring disorders.
  4.   Discuss the causes of co-occurring disorders.
  5.   Explore treatment options and treatment planning for a client with a co-occurring disorder.
Board Approvals:

– Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family-Therapy and Mental Health Counseling, #726 

-Florida Certification Board

– Florida Board of Nursing, #NEC3508

– Florida Board of Nursing-Certified Nursing Assistants District of Columbia Board of Nursing

Many state boards accept hours approved by other state boards. If your board is not listed here please contact them.

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Brief Description:

 

The laws and regulations governing the confidentiality of substance use disorder records were written out of great concern about the potential use of substance use disorder information against individuals, causing individuals with substance use disorders not to seek needed treatment.

A risk managed approach to documentation is a best practice to protect both the client and the professional. 

This course will explore 42 CFR part 2, HIPAA and documentation of substance abuse therapy.

This course will award 2 continuing education hours.

Course number: 20-624475
Course provider:  50-204

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Objectives:

Upon successful completion of this course the learners will be able to:

1. Explain the HIPAA regulations.
2. Discuss documentation.
3. Discuss how active listening can add value to communicating with clients.
4. Discuss the technique of behavioral observation.
5. Identify federal, state and local regulations.
6. Explain how the informed consent and release of information process works.

Board Approvals:

– Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family-Therapy and Mental Health Counseling, #726 

-Florida Certification Board

– Florida Board of Nursing, #NEC3508

– Florida Board of Nursing-Certified Nursing Assistants District of Columbia Board of Nursing

Many state boards accept hours approved by other state boards. If your board is not listed here please contact them.

-This course is not approved for NBCC credit.

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Cultural Sensitivity

Price
$12.00
Brief Description:


This course explores the diverse populations making up the United States. The text identifies the various social and economic struggles, the barriers to social services and medical care and language competence and thus the need for a better understanding of cultures to better serve all populations.

 

 

 

This course will award 3 continuing education hours.

Course ID:  20-604973
Provider number:  50-204

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Objectives:

Upon successful completion of this course the learner will be able to:

1. Gain an understanding of the various ethnicities in the United States.
2. Explore the histories of each population as they became part of the American way of life.
3. Understand how important diversity is when working with different cultures.

Board Approvals:

– Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy and Mental Health Counseling.

-Florida Certification Board

-Florida Board of Nursing

Many state boards ACCEPT courses approved by national boards such as NBCC. Please check with your state board if it is not listed here.

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Brief Description:

 

This course will review the statistics and prevalence of domestic violence in our society. We will define domestic violence and its various types of abuse.

The course will review the dynamics of the violent relationship. Violent relationships follow a predictable cycle of violence. This course will discuss this cycle and review its patterns and way to screen through multiple case studies. The course will delve into special populations and associated risk factors. Upon completion of the course, the professional will have an understanding of specific resources available for those in need.

This course will award 2 continuing education hours.

Author:  Leesa M. Robertson, M.Ed., CAP, LMHC

Relevance:  This course is designed for masters level counselors, addiction professionals and nurses who work in a setting where they will come in contact with vulnerable populations who might be experiencing abuse.  

Course ID:  20-604979
Provider number: 50-204

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Objectives:

Upon successful completion of this course the learner will be able to:

1. Explain the prevalence of domestic violence.
2. Explain the definition of domestic violence.
3. Distinguish between the six types of domestic violence.
4. Discuss the dynamics of the violent relationship.
5. Demonstrate the cycle of violence.
6. Discuss how health care professionals can recognize the signs and screen for domestic violence.
7. Identify special populations and discuss associated risk factors.
8. Discuss the impact of domestic violence.
9. Identify legal and social resources available.

Board Approvals:

imgres-11Bayside Continuing Education has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP #6098.  Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified.  Bayside Continuing Education is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.

– Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family-Therapy and Mental Health Counseling, #726 

– Florida Certification Board

– Florida Board of Nursing, #NEC3508

– Florida Board of Nursing-Certified Nursing Assistants District of Columbia Board of Nursing

– Florida Board of Dentistry

– Florida Council of Dietetics and Nutrition

Many state boards accept hours approved by other state boards. If your board is not listed here please contact them.

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Fire Safety

Price
$15.00
Brief Description:

Fire is a serious threat for any health care facility. Many clients have special needs that make them especially vulnerable in a fire emergency, thus increasing the risk of fire-casualties. Health care staff must make every effort to prevent fires from starting and must be prepared to respond if a fire breaks out.

 

This course will not award continuing education credit.

Objectives:
  1.  Learn effective strategies for reducing the risk of fires.
  2. Discuss how to keep employees and clients safe by responding to fire hazards.
  3.  Identify the type of extinguisher to use for the type of fire.
Board Approvals:

This course is not for continuing education credit.

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First Aid

Price
$18.00
Brief Description:

This course is intended for first responders as a refresher of first aid techniques.

Course ID:  20-569591
Provider number:  50-204

This course will award 1 continuing education credit.

Objectives:

Upon successful completion of the course the learner will be able to:

  1.  Know when to call 911.
  2. Understand how to begin initial assessment of a medical emergency.
  3. Recognize the signs of a heart attack.
  4. Recognize the signs of stroke.
  5. Recognize the signs of heat and cold emergencies.
Board Approvals:

Florida Board of Nursing
Florida Board of SW, MFT, MHC
Florida Board of Dentistry
Florida Council of Dietetics and Nutrition
Florida Board of Certified Nursing Assistants

This course is not approved for NBCC hours.

Many state boards accept hours approved by other state and and national boards.  If you board is not listed here please contact them.

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Brief Description:

This course meets the requirements for the 3 hour Florida Laws and Rules Update required every third biennium for license renewal. It is not the 8 hour initial licensure course. Please see below for the 8 hour Laws and Rules course.

The course is developed through extrapolating Florida Statutes that pertain to the counseling profession. The course utilizes law, changes in statutes, examples and case studies.

Course number: 20-457701
Provider number: 50-204

This course will award 3 continuing education hours.

Author:  Leesa M. Robertson, M.Ed., CAP, LMHC; Greg Crutchfield, attorney at law

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Objectives:

Upon successful completion of this course the learner will be able to:

1. Explain the specifics of the Florida Evidence Code Chapter 90.503 as it pertains to Psychotherapist-Patient Privilege.
2. Explain F.S. 2000, Chapter 456 as it pertains to Professional Regulations in
Florida.
3. Explain F.S. 2000, Chapter 491 and Rule 64-B4 as it pertains to Florida law and the rules of the licensing board for Clinical Counseling and Psychotherapy Services.
4. Discuss client confidentiality, informed consent, and client rights and
their impact on services provided.
5. Discuss the impact of technology on psychotherapy and how to keep information safe.

Board Approvals:

– Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family-Therapy and Mental Health Counseling, #726 

-Florida Certification Board

– Florida Board of Nursing, #NEC3508

– Florida Board of Nursing-Certified Nursing Assistants District of Columbia Board of Nursing

Many state boards accept hours approved by other state boards. If your board is not listed here please contact them.

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Brief Description:

The purpose of this course is to provide information on the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act. The course will give an overview of HIPAA, privacy regulations, define and describe how to handle confidential information and will review the penalties and enforcement.

 

This course will award 1 continuing education hours.

Author:  Roger Crutchfield, CAP

Relevance:  This course is designed for masters level counselors, addiction professionals and nurses to help them understand the regulations they need to be aware of when handling confidential information.

Course ID: 20-477058
Provider number:  50-204

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Objectives:

Upon successful completion of this course the learner will be able to:

1. The course will define HIPAA.
2. The course will explore the regulations associated with HIPAA.
3. The course will define the penalties for not adhering to the policies.

Board Approvals:

– Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family-Therapy and Mental Health Counseling, #726 

-Florida Certification Board

– Florida Board of Nursing, #NEC3508

– Florida Board of Nursing-Certified Nursing Assistants District of Columbia Board of Nursing

Many state boards accept hours approved by other state boards. If your board is not listed here please contact them.

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Brief Description:


This course will update the learner on the status of current research, prevention and what we have come to understand about the Human Immunodeficiency Virus and Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome. We will also explore the most current statistics and revisit the definitions and symptoms.

 

This course will award 2 continuing education hours.

Author:  Leesa M. Robertson, M.Ed., CAP, LMHC

Relevance:  This course was created for masters level counselors and behavioral healthcare professionals to help them better understand and help the HIV positive population.

Course ID: 20-20-628592
Provider number:  50-204

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Objectives:

Upon completing this course the learner will be able to:

1. Define HIV and AIDS.
2. Discuss the successes and failures of the current research on prevention.
3. Identify how we are working to prevent HIV through education.
4. List common symptoms of HIV and AIDS.
5. Discuss the current trend through statistics.
6. Discuss the Florida laws regarding confidentiality.

Board Approvals:

– Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family-Therapy and Mental Health Counseling, #726 

-Florida Board of Dentistry

-Florida Certification Board

– Florida Board of Nursing-Certified Nursing Assistants District of Columbia Board of Nursing

Many state boards accept hours approved by other state boards. If your board is not listed here please contact them.

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Incident Reporting

Price
$15.00
Brief Description:

This course will explore the important points to reporting incidents per JCAHO and Florida laws.

This course will award 2 continuing education hours.

Objectives:

Upon completion of this course the learner will be able to:

1. Understand and discuss what an incident is.
2. Explain why it is important to report incidents.
3. Understand how to report an incident.
4. Understand who to report an incident to.
5. Understand when to report an incident.
6. Explore how to write an incident.

Board Approvals:

– Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family-Therapy and Mental Health Counseling, #726 

-Florida Certification Board

– Florida Board of Nursing, #NEC3508

– Florida Board of Nursing-Certified Nursing Assistants District of Columbia Board of Nursing

Many state boards accept hours approved by other state boards. If your board is not listed here please contact them.

-This course is not approved for NBCC credit.

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Infection Control

Price
$12.00
Brief Description:

 

Every year, lives are lost because of the spread of infections in hospitals and outpatient health care facilities. Health care workers can take steps to prevent the spread of infectious diseases. These steps are part of infection control. Proper hand washing, universal precautions and knowledge can all help to lead the way to preventing the spread of infections.

 

This course will award 1 continuing education hours.

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Objectives:

Upon completion of this course the learner will be able to:

1. List 4 precautions to reduce the spread of infection.
2. Discuss HIV, TB, Hepatitis, and Influenza and how they are spread.
3. Discuss infection control.

Board Approvals:

The Florida Board of Nursing

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Brief Description:


Medical errors comprise the largest issue facing this country with regard to health care. This course was designed to educate those in the health care industry and specifically the mental health field on the magnitude of medical errors, their adverse effects and methods to analyze errors in an effort to avoid future mishaps.

This course will award 2 continuing education hours.

Author:  Leesa M. Robertson, M.Ed., CAP, LMHC

Relevance:  This course is designed for masters level counselors, addiction professionals and nurses who work in the mental health field.  

Course: 20-604991
Provider number:  50-204

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Objectives:

Upon successful completion of this course the learner will be able to:

1. Describe the magnitude of the medical errors and the effect on patient safety.
2. Identify processes to approach error reduction and prevention.
3. Identify areas where errors frequently occur.
4. Explore factors that impact the occurrence of medical errors.
5. Describe processes to improve patient outcomes.
6. Identify the needs of special populations.
7. Discuss the educational needs of clients and families.
8. Explore what the mental health professional can do to ensure the safety of our clients.
9. Discuss the importance of a reporting process for errors.

Board Approvals:

– Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family-Therapy and Mental Health Counseling, #726 

-Florida Certification Board

– Florida Board of Nursing, #NEC3508

– Florida Board of Nursing-Certified Nursing Assistants District of Columbia Board of Nursing

Many state boards accept hours approved by other state boards. If your board is not listed here please contact them.

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Brief Description:

This course will review OSHA’s infection control standards and an introduction to bloodborne pathogens.

This course will award 2 continuing education hours.

Objectives:

Upon successful completion of this course the learner will be able to:

1. Describe and carry out effective Standard Precautions.
2. Identify and apply the appropriate isolation precautions according to the mode of transmission of the microorganism.
3. Recognize the symptoms of Mycobacterium Tuberculosis and take appropriate precautions until a diagnosis is confirmed.

Board Approvals:

– Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family-Therapy and Mental Health Counseling, #726 

-Florida Certification Board

– Florida Board of Nursing, #NEC3508

– Florida Board of Nursing-Certified Nursing Assistants District of Columbia Board of Nursing

Many state boards accept hours approved by other state boards. If your board is not listed here please contact them.

This course is not approved for NBCC credit.

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Brief Description:

This course will explore the myriad of issues relating to setting and maintaining boundaries with the counseling relationship:

– Key Concepts Regarding Dual Relationships with Clients
– Physical Contact and Sexual Relationships with Clients
– Self Disclosure
– Sound Decision Making and Managing Boundaries Set
– Emotional and Dependency Needs
– Professional Distance
– Therapeutic Styles
– Dynamics Which Make Therapy a Potential Setting for Boundary Violations and Exploitation

Course ID:  20-604985
Provider number:  50-204

This course will award 3 continuing education hours.

 

Objectives:

Upon successful completion of the course the learner will be able to:

1. The professional will be able to recognize many of the areas for potential boundary issues and ethical violations.
2. The professional will learn who mandates requirements that they should follow and how these mandates help them make good decisions.
3. The professional will understand how to make better boundary decisions to keep the client, the counseling relationship and themselves healthy.

Board Approvals:

– Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family-Therapy and Mental Health Counseling, #726

-Florida Certification Board

-Florida Board of Nursing, #NEC3508

– Florida Board of Nursing-Certified Nursing Assistants District of Columbia Board of Nursing

Many state boards accept hours approved by other state boards. If your board is not listed here please contact them.

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Brief Description:

A Certified Recovery Residence Administrator is the person responsible for the overall management of a recovery residence.  He or she ensures the resident’s rights are respected and the staff administer care according to the FARR code of ethics.  

This course will cultural competency, appropriate documentation, compliance with 42CFR, the National Alliance of Recovery Residences (NARR) Quality Standards and Code of Ethics for Level 1 – 4 Recovery Residences, or equivalent nationally recognized standards and code of ethics pursuant to 397.487, Florida Statutes.

This course will award 20 continuing education hours.

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Objectives:

Upon successful completion of this course the learner will be able to:

  1.  Explain a resident’s rights.
  2. Maintain a resident’s confidentiality in accordance with state and federal laws, specifically 42CFR.
  3. Follow established codes of ethics
  4.  Implement and maintain staffing policies and procedures.
Board Approvals:

Florida Certification Board

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Brief Description:

Recovery residences or “sober living homes” are intended to be supportive transitional environments for individuals preparing to face the world during recovery from alcohol and drug addiction. These residences rely upon peer group recovery to help individuals gain strength and coping skills in a safe environment. 

The lessons in this course will cover an overview of the operations of a recovery residence including the difference in types of settings, levels of care and, recovery residence standards.  

The lessons will explore the National Alliance of Recovery Residences and the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration.  

We will also discuss appropriate background screenings for employees, policies and procedures and documentation, as well as how the Fair Housing Act and the Americans with Disabilities Act effect.

This course will award 20 continuing education hours.

 The grandparenting phase ends October 2017.
A grandparenting application period is time-limited and specifically designed to acknowledge the competency of those who are currently doing the work that is expected of a Certified Recovery Residence Administrator. To qualify during grandparenting, candidates must meet established criteria; however, the certification examination is suspended during this period.

During the “Grandparenting Phase” you only need 25 hours of continuing education credits to submit your application. The remaining 75 credits have to be completed before the first expiration date of your credential.
Objectives:

Upon successful completion of this course the learner will be able to:

  1.  Discuss compliance with applicable laws and standards.
  2. Implement policies and procedures for a recovery residence.
  3. Set standards for background screening and ongoing training of recovery staff.
  4. Explain the levels of care and recovery settings available in the field.
  5. Discuss the National Alliance of Recovery Residences and its role in the field.
  6. Discuss the standards of the Fair Housing Act.
Board Approvals:

Florida Board of SW, MFT, MHC
Florida Certification Board

 

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Brief Description:

Recovery residences are sober, safe, and healthy living environments that promote recovery from AOD use and associated problems. At a minimum, recovery residences offer peer-to-peer recovery support with some providing professionally delivered clinical services all aimed at promoting abstinence based, long-term recovery. This course will explore the supportive environment and types of care generally offered in a recovery residence.  We will look at recovery plans, lengths of stay, participation requirements, supportive services, and relapse prevention.

This course will award 30 continuing education hours.

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Objectives:
  • Ensure that resident recovery plans are developed based upon the needs and wants of the resident and are continually updated to reflect the resident’s current physical and mental needs and limitations.
  • Plan, implement and maintain principles of resident-driven length of stay, participation and recovery planning within the recovery residence environment.
  • Offer recovery support services in formal and informal settings, as appropriate to the residence level of certification or license.
  • Implement and maintain residence policies that promote meaningful daily activities for all residents.
  • Implement and maintain principles of self-directed, holistic, and recovery-oriented practices within the recovery residence.
  • Assist residents to develop and implement self-directed recovery plans.
  • Assist and motivate residents to access and successfully navigate the array of community resources and recovery support services available to achieve and maintain recovery.
  • Relapse Prevention
  • Foster ethical, peer-based mutually supportive relationships between residents and staff as evidenced by policies and procedures that encourage residents to engage one another in formal and informal activities and conversations; and that coordinate community gatherings, recreational events or other social activities.
  • Wellness Strategies
  • Practical Living Skills (interpersonal Effectiveness)

 

Board Approvals:

Florida Certification Board

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Brief Description:

There are specific tasks that a Certified Recovery Residence Administrator must conduct to provide for the residents’ quality of life and safety.  Initial screening and intake procedures determine a client’s eligibility and readiness for a program.  This course will explore the policies and procedures for admission, the tools utilized to establish criteria for admission, discuss the rights and requirements of admission and explore the financial management policies.

This course will award 10 continuing education hours.

Course ID: 20-588985
Provider number:  50-204

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Objectives:

Upon successful completion of this course the learner will be able to:

  1.  Explain the admission process.
  2. Discuss behavioral health screening tools.
  3. Explain medication management.
  4. Identify signs and symptoms of intoxication and withdrawal.
  5. Discuss the financial management process.
Board Approvals:

Florida Board of SW, MFT, LMHC
Florida Board of Nursing
Florida Certification Board

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Brief Description:

Emotional and psychological trauma is the result of extraordinarily stressful events that shatter their sense of security, making they feel helpless and vulnerable in a dangerous world.

This course will explore both emotional and psychological trauma, risk factors and symptoms.

Course ID:  20-537540
Provider number:  50-204

This course will award 2 continuing education hours.

Objectives:

Upon successful completion of this course the learner will be able to:

  1.  Discuss risk factors.
  2. Recognize symptoms of trauma.
  3. Explore treatment options for trauma.
Board Approvals:

– Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family-Therapy and Mental Health Counseling, #726 

-Florida Certification Board

– Florida Board of Nursing, #NEC3508

– Florida Board of Nursing-Certified Nursing Assistants District of Columbia Board of Nursing

Many state boards accept hours approved by other state boards. If your board is not listed here please contact them.

This course is not approved for NBCC credit.

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