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Professional Workshops

As a leader in treatment, prevention and research of substance abuse, Eagleville is committed to educating the public about the disease of addiction and co-occurring disorders. To continue our mission Eagleville has expanded its professional education training program and opened its doors to professional who are interested in learning more about addiction and behavioral healthcare. Taught by inspired faculty, these award winning courses enhance professional awareness, while providing practical tips to manage the demands of addiction treatment and behavioral healthcare. The trainings also enable professionals to deal with clients and staff more effectively. The program and individual trainings are open to all interested individuals.

Certifications and Credits

Pennsylvania Certification Board (PCB): Professionals have the opportunity to receive Certification Addiction Counselor (CAC) credits for the Pennsylvania Certification Board (PCB) for all of our eligible trainings.

Social Work CEU's: Continuing education hours are awarded for each training and are provided in conjunction with Bryn Mawr College Graduate School of Social Work. There will be a $10 fee to obtain applicable continuing education credits

Location

All trainings are conducted in the Eagleville Conference Center on the main campus of Eagleville Hospital. For directions, click the Directions link to the left.

Faculty

The faculty consists of professionals from Eagleville Hospital and other recognized organizations. Faculty members are experts in their fields and have years of academic and practical experience.

Fees

The costs for professional educational trainings are:
Half-Day: $50.00
Full-Day: $75.00
BDAP Trainings: $20.00
Social Work & Professional Counselor CEU'S $10.00

Handouts and Written Materials

Handouts and written materials distributed during the trainings are not to be reproduced without the express written consent of Eagleville Hospital and the training presenter.

For further information and registration,

Please email Paul Toth, Ph. D.  Staff Development Manager & Clinical Supervisor at ptoth@eaglevillehospital.org, or call Dr. Toth at 610-635-7458

Schedule of Events:


Approaches to Assessment, Treatment & Supports

Wednesday April 8, 2015
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Instructor: Paul Toth, Ph.D.
Room 217, Eagleville Conference Center
Contact: Paul Toth, Education Coordinator

Sex and Drugs: Dual Companions

Tuesday April 21, 2015
9:00am - 4:00pm
Instructor: Bruce Schaffer, M.Ed.
Room 217, Eagleville Conference Center
Contact: Paul Toth, Education Coordinator

This workshop is intended to increase the participant’s awareness, knowledge, and skills regarding the complexities of human sexuality and substance use/abuse. Participants will be able to trace the psychosexual concerns of adolescents, as well as, other environmental influences that promote the use of drugs. Participants will learn about the human sexual response cycle and how the use/abuse of substance effect sexual functioning. This will include enhancers, extinguishers, and the biopsychosocial sexual issues in post recovery. Throughout the workshop, the focus will be the fusion of sex and drugs as a counseling, prevention issue.

GOALS/OBJECTIVES:
Learn how and why normal adolescent sexual conflicts (body image insecurity) can get fused with substance use and sexual activity;
Learn how adolescent influences can get fused with substance use and sexual activity;
Learn the sexual response cycle and how, why it becomes fused with substances;
Learn how and when substances are sexual enhancers and extinguishers; and,
Treatment strategies to intervene in a destructive process

Treatment Planning & Documentation Issues

Wednesday May 27, 2015
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Instructor: Paul Toth, Ph.D.
Room 217, Eagleville Conference Center
Contact: Paul Toth, Education Coordinator

Crisis prevention, Intervention & Relapse Planning

Wednesday June 10, 2015
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Instructor: Paul Toth, Ph.D.
Room 217, Eagleville Conference Center
Contact: Paul Toth, Education Coordinator

Groups and Group Skills

Wednesday June 24, 2015
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Instructor: Paul Toth, Ph.D.
Room 217, Eagleville Conference Center
Contact: Paul Toth, Education Coordinator

 

 


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