Are you in crisis?

If you, or someone you know, is in suicidal crisis or emotional distress, please call:

1.800.273.TALK
1.800.273.8255

How can we help?

You can call the crisis center for any of the following reasons:

  • Suicidal thoughts
  • Information on suicide
  • Information on mental health/illness
  • Substance abuse/addiction
  • To help a friend or loved one
  • Relationship problems
  • Abuse/Violence
  • Economic problems
  • Sexual orientation issues
  • Physical illness
  • Loneliness
  • Family problems

How can I call?

We're available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

  • Dial 1.800.273.TALK (8255)
  • TTY users: 1.800.799.4TTY (4889)
  • Para obtener asistencia en espanol durante las 24 houras, llame al: 1.888.628.9454

 

Are you in crisis?
Training

Upcoming Events

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Targets Direct Support Staff
Targets Clinical Staff
May 24 2017

09:00 AM to 01:00 PM

  • Meds/Health Skills Demonstration
    The Medications/Health Skills Demonstration training allows the staff to practice and demonstrate the actual skills for taking and measuring vital signs AND preparing and administering medications. This classroom training is designed ...

May 24 2017

09:00 AM to 04:30 PM

  • Mandt Relational/Conceptual Day 1 of 2
    Building healthy relationships in the workplace is the ultimate goal of the Mandt system. Using three relational chapters, Mandt introduces the concepts of interactions , incidents and crisis management. These ...

May 25 2017

09:00 AM to 04:30 PM

  • Mandt Relational/Conceptual Day 2 of 2
    These chapters focus on using skills and competencies to use proactive interactions understanding how trauma may affect the lives of persons we support. In day one, staff are introduced to ...

May 26 2017

09:00 AM to 12:30 PM

  • Recipient Rights New Hire Direct Care
    All staff are required to successfully complete recipient rights training within thirty days of hire, and annually thereafter. There are several types of training available, however, based on your role ...

May 30 2017

08:30 AM to 04:30 PM

  • Motivational Interviewing Day 1 of 2
    Motivational Interviewing is an evidence based practice, initially focused on individuals with substance use disorders. It has now been expanded to address many issues and concerns, including but not limited ...

May 30 2017

01:00 PM to 04:00 PM

  • Mandt Recertification (Relational only)
    Mandt Recertification- (Relational only) Mandt Recertification is designed for individuals currently certified in the Mandt System.  Annual recertification is required.   If your employer determined that you do not need to be trained ...

May 31 2017

08:30 AM to 04:30 PM

  • Motivational Interviewing Day 2 of 2
    Motivational Interviewing is an evidence based practice, initially focused on individuals with substance use disorders. It has now been expanded to address many issues and concerns, including but not limited ...

May 31 2017

09:00 AM to 01:00 PM

  • Meds/Health Skills Demonstration
    The Medications/Health Skills Demonstration training allows the staff to practice and demonstrate the actual skills for taking and measuring vital signs AND preparing and administering medications. This classroom training is designed ...

Jun 01 2017

09:00 AM to 04:30 PM

  • Mandt Technical Day 3
    Staff must complete day one and day two of the Mandt system before they may attend day 3 the technical skills training. This training introduces the use of physical interaction ...

Jun 02 2017

09:00 AM to 12:30 PM

  • Recipient Rights New Hire Direct Care
    All staff are required to successfully complete recipient rights training within thirty days of hire, and annually thereafter. There are several types of training available, however, based on your role ...

Jun 02 2017

09:00 AM to 05:00 PM

  • Medication Administration and Monitoring
    This is a 7 hour classroom training which is an introduction to medication administration or monitoring for the community residential system. Support staff are expected to actually prep and administer ...

Jun 05 2017

09:00 AM to 12:00 PM

  • Emergency Preparedness
    This training focuses on prevention, preparation and responding to Environmental Emergencies and hazards. Topics include: Preventing and Preparing for Emergencies, Protection and Evacuation Plans, Severe Weather, Tornado Safety and Tornado Drills, Poison Prevention, Seasonal Weather ...

Jun 06 2017

09:00 AM to 12:00 PM

  • Nutrition and Food Safety
    This is a three hour classroom training Or an online interactive e-learning program for residential support staff working in the mental health provider system. Staff are expected to prepare, cook ...

Jun 07 2017

08:30 AM to 03:30 PM

  • Co-occurring Disorders 101
    Individuals with Co-occurring Disorders represent a significant proportion of the client population, especially in public behavioral health systems. This presentation will focus on identification, screening and assessment, primary conceptual approaches, ...

Jun 08 2017

08:30 AM to 12:30 PM

  • Co-occurring Disorders 102
    Individuals with Co-occurring Disorders represent a significant proportion of the client population, especially in public behavioral health systems. This presentation will focus on identification, screening and assessment, primary conceptual approaches, ...

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Targets Direct Support Staff
Targets Clinical Staff