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Three Part Webinar Series on Persuasive Communication
The University of Nebraska Medical Center Office of Public Health Practice will be presenting a 3-part webinar series on persuasive communication in partnership with the Midwestern Public Health Training Center and Nebraska Association of Local Health Directors.
Introduction to Persuasion and Negotiation: June 10, 2019 12:00pm – 1:00pm CT
The Psychology of Persuasion: July 8, 2019 12:00pm – 1:00pm CT
Finding Confidence in Conflict: August 12, 2019 12:00pm – 1:00pm CT

Certified Trauma Support Specialist
Arizona Trauma Institute
Wednesday, July 17-Thursday, July 18, 2019 from 8:30-4:30
This training is designed to enhance non-clinical care professional’s knowledge and skills to support the healing process for those they care for who struggle because of a history of trauma and adversity. Learn the essential information and skills to help trauma survivors recover fully from the events of their past.  Those that care will increase their ability to use the three active ingredients that are vital and fundamental to effective recovery and resilience of a trauma history.
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Prevent Child Abuse Arizona
2019 Child Abuse Prevention Conference
July 23 &24
Wigwam Resort, Litchfield Park, AZ
May 1-July 12- $375  Register
This year’s conference will feature 49 workshops within 11 workshop tracks.
Trauma-Informed Approaches
Wellness & Resilience
Diverse Cultures
Child Welfare
Law Enforcement
Child Development Tools
Programs
Sex Abuse Prevention
Substance Abuse
Family Support
Research & Policy

Southwest Indigenous Women’s Coalition
6th Gathering for Healthy Relations Conference
August 6-8, 2019
Wild Horse Pass Hotel
Chandler, AZ
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Mental Health First Aid Training in partnership with Arizona Public Health Association
 from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
Crisis Response Network
1275 W. Washington St., Suite 108
Tempe, AZ 85281
Just as CPR helps you assist an individual having a heart attack,-even if you have no clinical training-Mental Health First Aid is an eight hour course that teaches you how to help someone who is developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis.  The training helps you identify, understand, and respond to signs of addictions and mental illnesses. You will receive a resource manual and three-year certification upon completion of the course.
Thursday, August 8, 2019   Register

Eighth annual Strong Families AZ Statewide and Tribal Home Visiting Conference, Home Visitors-You Build Strong Families
Pointe Hilton Tapatio Cliffs Hotel September 3-5, 2019.

ACEs, Trauma and Substance Abuse: Standards of Care for Infants and Toddlers
Wednesday, September 25, 2019
DoubleTree by Hilton Phoenix-Tempe
The cost of registration is $60/person, which includes breakfast and lunch.
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This convening will focus on the identification, referral and treatment of infants and toddlers who have experienced Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) and Trauma, or have been exposed to substances in utero. This event will engage participants in creating and implementing a standard of care for infants and toddlers who have been exposed to Adverse Childhood Experiences, Trauma, and/or substances in utero. The day will include a plenary session followed by breakout discussions in which participants will discuss bridging gaps in service and addressing barriers to the implementation of a standard of care.