In-person training Oct 6, 2023, 9a-5p in Lancaster Co Park. Learn benefits of self-care to achieve Code of Ethics Principles of Integrity & Competence; examine how traumatic experiences affect our practice; and develop a self-care plan for well-being. See below for more information.
This 18-hour, self-paced course trains church and lay leaders to support individuals experiencing mental illnesses and addiction/SUD.
1.8 Clergy CEUs available from Brethren Academy.
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This 7 hour training is comprised of the following:
Training Instructor - Janelle Bitikofer, MSW, LCSW
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Registration Fees start at $85 with options that include lunch and/or 7 NASW PA CEUs for Members and Non-members (PA State license only).
To view this training on NASW PA's website, visit https://www.nasw-pa.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1767930&group=.
A mental health and substance abuse counselor and educator with more than twenty-five years of experience assisting individual and families. She has worked in all levels of mental health and substance abuse treatment, from psychiatric hospitals and inpatient SUD programs, to outpatient counseling and emergency response services. She is also an experienced Red Cross and STAR trained frontline trauma responder. Janelle has served five years as Adjunct Faculty at Eastern Mennonite University. She is the Executive Director of We Rise International and the author of “Streetlights” a mental health and addictions guidebook for Christians.