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Strategies for Social Workers and Counselors to Effectively Engage Resistive Clients - Cleveland
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 Export to Your Calendar 7/8/2020
When: Wednesday, July 8, 2020
9:00 AM
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United States

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How many CE credits are being offered?

3

Does the CE offered count as Ethics CE?
No

Event Description
Join one of our most popular presenters, Paula Atwood, in this engaging three-hour program. You’ll review the definition and sources of resistance in clients, and learn how to recognize and understand the signs of resistance. Paula will share many useful clinical approaches and explore the essential core condition of the ‘helping relationship’. You’ll walk away with new strategies and techniques to embrace and overcome resistance in your work. Presenter: Paula Atwood Paula V. Atwood is the Vice President, Staffing and Special Projects at Beech Brook of Northeast Ohio. In this position, Ms. Atwood is responsible for the Employer of Choice Initiative, Staff Recruitment and Human Resources. She is also serving as the Clinical Director for AOD services. She oversees and supervises AOD program staff and screening, assessment, and treatment services. She also ensures compliance with ODADAS rules and regulations, ADAMHS Board contract requirements, applicable Joint Commission Standards and the financial outcomes. Paula formerly served as the Vice President, Community-Based Services Cluster, with administrative responsibility for the delivery of quality care mental health, social services, and educational services to children, adolescents and their families. The programs included were the Outpatient, School-Based, Family Preservation, Family Health and Early Childhood programs. Ms. Atwood has been at Beech Brook in various administrative positions since 1999. Ms. Atwood has over 33 years experience in administration, management, and direct care in the social service, mental health, child welfare, and substance abuse/chemical dependency field. She is a graduate of the School of Applied Social Sciences at Case Western Reserve University and the Executive Masters in Business Administration program at Baldwin-Wallace College. She is a Licensed Independent Social Worker and a Licensed Independent Chemical Dependency Counselor.

Event registration website
https://www.campusce.net/csucasal/course/course.aspx?C=894&pc=47&mc=&sc=

Cost
$79

Provider Name
Cleveland State University

Provider Email Address
j.n.muscatello@csuohio.edu

Provider Phone Number
2166873867

Venue Name
Julka Hall

Venue Street Address
2485 Euclid Ave

Venue City
Cleveland

Venue State
OH

Venue Zip Code
44115