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WEBINAR – Youth Gambling – Resources and Intervention

This webinar will feature a discussion on the prevalence of gambling, ATOD issues and mental health concerns among teens and young adults and will include the results of conversations and interviews with current and past clients. Behavioral health professionals will benefit from an overview of current literature on this topic and a re-cap of resources and appropriate interventions.

Presenter: Denise Quirk, M.A. Denise Everett, MFT

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WEBINAR – Teen Addicts: Gambling, Drugs, and Mental Health

Underage gambling generally presents as dually-addicted, multiple-diagnoses, with issues ranging from depression or anger to getting caught with alcohol or cigarettes. This webinar will address “gamers and texters” along with ATOD and mentally ill youth, and will address prevention and wrap-around service suggestions for behavioral health professionals encountering the issues affecting teens in their practices and agencies.

Presenters: Denise Quirk, M.A. Denise Everett, MFT

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ASIST Training (Las Vegas)

Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST)

ASIST is a two day training designed for caregivers seeking to prevent the immediate risk of suicide. The emphasis of the ASIST workshop is on suicide first aid. The workshop is two full days, 8 hours each day, for a total of 12 CEHs:  Attendance both days is required – no partial CEHs will be given.  At the end of the workshop, participants will be able to:

  • Recognize invitations for help
  • Reach out and offer support
  • Review the risk of suicide
  • Apply a suicide intervention model
  • Link persons at risk with community resources
Presenters: Rick Egan and Linda Flatt
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Applied Suicide Intervention Skills (ASIST) Training (Las Vegas)

Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST)

ASIST is a two day training designed for caregivers seeking to prevent the immediate risk of suicide. The emphasis of the ASIST workshop is on suicide first aid. The workshop is two full days, 8 hours each day, for a total of 12 CEHs:  Attendance both days is required – no partial CEHs will be given.  At the end of the workshop, participants will be able to:

  • Recognize invitations for help
  • Reach out and offer support
  • Review the risk of suicide
  • Apply a suicide intervention model
  • Link persons at risk with community resources
Presenters: Rick Egan and Sgt. Christopher Zurkin

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When the Fun Stops – Trainer Certification

Logoman jpg“When the Fun Stops – Understanding Problem Gambling” is an awareness training program recognized by the Nevada Gaming Control Board to satisfy the employee training requirement of NGC 5.170 – Programs to Address Problem Gambling.  Click HERE to learn more about “When the Fun Stops” or call the Nevada Council at 702-369-9740.

NOTE:  Registration for this class is open only to Trainers of companies with an active “When the Fun Stops” Curriculum License agreement.

Click HERE for the current Trainer Certification Registration Form.

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When the Fun Stops – Trainer Certification

Logoman jpg“When the Fun Stops – Understanding Problem Gambling” is an awareness training program recognized by the Nevada Gaming Control Board to satisfy the employee training requirement of NGC 5.170 – Programs to Address Problem Gambling.  Click HERE to learn more about “When the Fun Stops” or call the Nevada Council at 702-369-9740.

NOTE:  Registration for this class is open only to Trainers of companies with an active “When the Fun Stops” Curriculum License agreement.

Click HERE for the current Trainer Certification Registration Form.

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When the Fun Stops – Trainer Certification

Logoman jpg“When the Fun Stops – Understanding Problem Gambling” is an awareness training program recognized by the Nevada Gaming Control Board to satisfy the employee training requirement of NGC 5.170 – Programs to Address Problem Gambling.  Click HERE to learn more about “When the Fun Stops” or call the Nevada Council at 702-369-9740.

NOTE:  Registration for this class is open only to Trainers of companies with an active “When the Fun Stops” Curriculum License agreement.

Click HERE for the current Trainer Certification Registration Form.

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When the Fun Stops Trainer Certification Class (Las Vegas)

NOTE:  Registration open only to companies with an active “When the Fun Stops” Curriculum License agreement.

Click HERE for the current Trainer Certification Registration Form.Logoman jpg

“When the Fun Stops – Understanding Problem Gambling” is an awareness training program recognized by the Nevada Gaming Control Board to satisfy the employee training requirement of NGC 5.170 – Programs to Address Problem Gambling.  Click HERE to learn more about “When the Fun Stops” or call the Nevada Council at 702-369-9740.

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When the Fun Stops Trainer Certification Class (Las Vegas)

NOTE:  Registration open only to companies with an active “When the Fun Stops” Curriculum License agreement.

Click HERE for the current Trainer Certification Registration Form.Logoman jpg

“When the Fun Stops – Understanding Problem Gambling” is an awareness training program recognized by the Nevada Gaming Control Board to satisfy the employee training requirement of NGC 5.170 – Programs to Address Problem Gambling.  Click HERE to learn more about “When the Fun Stops” or call the Nevada Council at 702-369-9740.

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When the Fun Stops Trainer Certification Class (Las Vegas)

NOTE:  Registration open only to companies with an active “When the Fun Stops” Curriculum License agreement.

Click HERE for the current Trainer Certification Registration Form.Logoman jpg

“When the Fun Stops – Understanding Problem Gambling” is an awareness training program recognized by the Nevada Gaming Control Board to satisfy the employee training requirement of NGC 5.170 – Programs to Address Problem Gambling.  Click HERE to learn more about “When the Fun Stops” or call the Nevada Council at 702-369-9740.

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