Introductory/Refresher YSBIRT Training
National Council for Mental Wellbeing is pleased to offer a new virtual opportunity for training in YSBIRT!
If you are an administrator or clinician who is new to YSBIRT or looking for a refresher, this three-hour training is just for you. Participants will learn:
- How YSBIRT fits in the context of health and providing whole-person, integrated and trauma informed systems of care.
- The use of evidence-based screening tools for adolescents to identify risk levels of alcohol and drug use.
- The role of brief interventions to increase engagement, elicit behavior change and reduce counterproductive discussions.
- Referral and treatment best practices for managing and supporting people with substance use disorders.
Please note: this training is in Eastern Standard Time and uses the Zoom platform.