Events and Trainings

Summit for Clinical Excellence: Continuing Education for Mental & Behavioral Health Professionals

We’re helping you update, broaden, and extend your professional knowledge and skills through our high-quality courses offered across a broad range of topics—while also maintaining affordability and convenience.


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The Workshop Calendar

The Guide to Continuing Education for the Mental Health Community of the Northwest

Upcoming Events

Ongoing Events

Free community support meetings

Eating Disorder Hope & Healing 12-Step Community Support Group

Free community support meetings
Open to the community

Ashwood Family Healing Group: Education and Support

Open to the community
Primary purpose is to stay sober and help other alcoholics to achieve sobriety

Alcoholics Anonymous

Primary purpose is to stay sober and help other alcoholics to achieve sobriety
Unwanted medications and old prescriptions can be dropped off

Medication and Sharps Disposal

Unwanted medications and old prescriptions can be dropped off
All programs and support groups are FREE

NAMI Boise Programs & Support Groups

All programs and support groups are FREE
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Optum Training for Network Providers

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Recovery group meetings

PEER Wellness Center Meetings

Recovery group meetings
Sober activities and other sober resources

Yoga of 12 Step Recovery (Y12SR)

Sober activities and other sober resources
Sober active community that is free and open

The Phoenix

Sober active community that is free and open
Tobacco cessation and free quit products

Panhandle Health District (District 1)

Tobacco cessation and free quit products
Tobacco cessation and free quit products

North Central District Health Department (District 2)

Tobacco cessation and free quit products
Tobacco cessation and free quit products

Southwest District Health Department (District 3)

Tobacco cessation and free quit products
Tobacco cessation and free quit products

Central District Health Department (District 4)

Tobacco cessation and free quit products
Tobacco cessation and free quit products

South Central Public Health District (District 5)

Tobacco cessation and free quit products
Tobacco cessation and free quit products

Southeastern Idaho Public Health (District 6)

Tobacco cessation and free quit products
Tobacco cessation and free quit products

Eastern Idaho Public Health (District 7)

Tobacco cessation and free quit products
Improves the quality of addictions treatment

Addiction Technology Transfer Center (ATTC) Network

Improves the quality of addictions treatment
Free webinar series

National Organization of Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (NOFAS)

Free webinar series
Provides professional preparation of Tobacco Treatment Specialists

Council for Tobacco Treatment Training Programs

Provides professional preparation of Tobacco Treatment Specialists
Free Online Courses covering topics such as defining public health issues and conducting community assessments

Evidence-Based Public Health Training Series

Free Online Courses covering topics such as defining public health issues and conducting community assessments
Free online trainings for healthcare providers

Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD) Training And Resources: Collaborative for an Alcohol-Free Pregnancy: CDC

Free online trainings for healthcare providers
Free online course to familiarize professionals with Hepatitis C

HCV Snapshot: An Introduction to Hepatitis C for Health Care Professionals

Free online course to familiarize professionals with Hepatitis C
Free online courses related to improvement of healthcare services

HealtheKnowledge

Free online courses related to improvement of healthcare services
Webinar archives, training opportunities, and resources

Injury Control Research Center for Suicide Prevention

Webinar archives, training opportunities, and resources
Online training on various topics, including substance use, addiction, and recovery

IRETA: Institute for Research, Education, and Training in Addictions

Online training on various topics, including substance use, addiction, and recovery

KAP E-Learning

Knowledge Application Program, trainings with CEUs available
Resources for Motivational interviewing training and events

Motivational Interviewing Network of Trainers (MINT): Excellence in Motivational Interviewing

Resources for Motivational interviewing training and events
Motivational Interviewing online courses

Motivational Interviewing for Beginners: What You Need to Know to Get Started

Motivational Interviewing online courses
Motivational Interviewing online course

Motivational Interviewing for Use in Integrated Health Care Settings

Motivational Interviewing online course
Recovery to Practice (RTP) webinars

NAADAC: The Association for Addiction Professionals

Recovery to Practice (RTP) webinars
webinars on key mental health and addiction topics

National Council for Behavioral Health

webinars on key mental health and addiction topics
Provides information, expert consultation, training, and technical assistance to child welfare, dependency court, and substance abuse treatment professionals

National Center on Substance Abuse and Child Welfare (NCSACW)

Provides information, expert consultation, training, and technical assistance to child welfare, dependency court, and substance abuse treatment professionals
Provides this training resource to increase knowledge and skills for working with families affected by substance use disorders

NCSACW Training

Provides this training resource to increase knowledge and skills for working with families affected by substance use disorders
Posted to YouTube

Webinars from Samhsa

Posted to YouTube
Monthly webinars to explore emerging drugs and timely drug-related topics

NDEWS Archived Webinars: National Drug Early Warning System

Monthly webinars to explore emerging drugs and timely drug-related topics
The CME course and the Patient Simulation jointly provide practical guidance for physicians and other clinicians

NIH: Blending Initiative Motivational Interviewing CME/CE and Patient Simulation

The CME course and the Patient Simulation jointly provide practical guidance for physicians and other clinicians
National Survey on Drug Use and Health measures use of illegal drugs, prescription drugs, alcohol, and tobacco mental disorders, treatment, and co-occurring substance use

NSDUH Data Presentation Presented by SAMHSA on YouTube

National Survey on Drug Use and Health measures use of illegal drugs, prescription drugs, alcohol, and tobacco mental disorders, treatment, and co-occurring substance use
Provides cutting edge continuing education to professionals across the nation

PESI

Provides cutting edge continuing education to professionals across the nation
Training and mentoring project that makes the most effective medication-assisted treatments available

Provider's Clinical Support System for Medication Assisted Treatment

Training and mentoring project that makes the most effective medication-assisted treatments available
Free online course to help understanding of injury and violence prevention

Safe at Every Stage: Injury and Violence Prevention and the Developing Brain

Free online course to help understanding of injury and violence prevention
Online training course includes videos of scenarios and interactive quizzes

Service to Self: Behavioral Health for Fire and EMS Personnel

Online training course includes videos of scenarios and interactive quizzes
Trains case managers to assist individuals who are homeless or at risk for homelessness to apply for SSA disability programs

Stepping Stones to Recovery SOAR Online Curriculum

Trains case managers to assist individuals who are homeless or at risk for homelessness to apply for SSA disability programs