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Past Conferences and Trainings:

17th Annual Crisis Intervention Conference, Wisconsin Dells, WI, October 3 & 4, 2013 (Exit DHS)

Fourth Annual Northern Wisconsin Substance Abuse Counseling Conference, Ashland, WI, October 17 & 18, 2013 (PDF, 2929KB)

9th Annual Mental Health and Substance Abuse Training Conference, Wisconsin Dells, WI, October 22 & 23, 2013 (Exit DHS)


Other Training Opportunities:

Ethical and Spiritual Issues and Concerns in Counseling (Exit DHS)

AODA Issues Training at UW-Madison (Search Catalog by Subject, click S, and click Substance Use Disorders) (Exit DHS)

Great Lakes Addiction Technology Transfer Center (Exit DHS)

Substance Abuse Certificate Program at UW-Madison (Exit DHS)

Wisconsin Initiative to Promote Healthy Lifestyles (WIPHL) Speaker Series (Exit DHS)

CEUs: UW-Madison defines one (1.0) continuing education unit (CEU) as 10 hours of participation in an organized continuing education event under responsible sponsorship, capable direction, and qualified instruction.

Web Casts:

Motivational Interviewing

Length: 2 Hours, 1 Minute, 28 Seconds

Reaching Through Barriers: Men Get Depression

Length: 1 Hour, 27 Minutes, 35 Seconds

Men get Depression is a National Awareness Campaign to increase knowledge, reduce stigma, and promote screening and treatment for male depression. This is for DHS employees with facilitated discussion. A 30 minute video module will focus on middle-aged men who tell their inspiring stories and share how they overcame stigma and their experiences with depression. The program creates a personal view of depression. Learn more about the signs and potential suicide risk factors.


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Last Revised: March 19, 2014