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June 2017

ANGER MANAGEMENT (For Service Providers)

June 22 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Westsdie Regional Center, 5901 Green Valley Circle, Suite 320
Culver City, 90230 United States
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This training emphasizes the importance of managing emotions and personal crises. The training is intended for Direct Support Professionals, Administrators, friends, and family members. Tools will be provided to assist caregivers with anger management and remaining calm while managing crisis. Interventions to avoid, as well as preventative strategies to implement, will be discussed. Throughout the training, attendee interaction and role play will be encouraged. Each participant will be welcomed to create a personal self-control plan. This training will be presented…

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July 2017

NATIONAL ACRE CERTIFICATE COURSE IN BASIC EMPLOYMENT SERVICES

July 10 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

July 10-12 and July 27-28;  Conference Room 4A Get the foundation to deliver and improve the quality of employment services for people with disabilities. Course Lessons: Community Employment Policy; Functional Community Based Assessments; Customized Employment Development ;Employer Engagement and Interest-Based Negotiation; Job Site Training & Support Strategies; Social Security Benefits and Work Incentives *Successful completion of all 5 day sessions is required to attain the ACRE Certification. Registration Fee: $600 per person for 5 day course Refunds not available. For  questions,…

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NATIONAL ACRE CERTIFICATE COURSE IN BASIC EMPLOYMENT SERVICES

July 11 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

July 10-12 and July 27-28;  Conference Room 4A Get the foundation to deliver and improve the quality of employment services for people with disabilities. Course Lessons: Community Employment Policy; Functional Community Based Assessments; Customized Employment Development ;Employer Engagement and Interest-Based Negotiation; Job Site Training & Support Strategies; Social Security Benefits and Work Incentives *Successful completion of all 5 day sessions is required to attain the ACRE Certification. Registration Fee: $600 per person for 5 day course Refunds not available. For  questions,…

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NATIONAL ACRE CERTIFICATE COURSE IN BASIC EMPLOYMENT SERVICES

July 12 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

July 10-12 and July 27-28;  Conference Room 4A Get the foundation to deliver and improve the quality of employment services for people with disabilities. Course Lessons: Community Employment Policy; Functional Community Based Assessments; Customized Employment Development ;Employer Engagement and Interest-Based Negotiation; Job Site Training & Support Strategies; Social Security Benefits and Work Incentives *Successful completion of all 5 day sessions is required to attain the ACRE Certification. Registration Fee: $600 per person for 5 day course Refunds not available. For  questions, please contact Angela Edmond - 310-258-4190. Link to…

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WORKING WITH AFRICAN AMERICAN CLIENTS AND FAMILIES WORKSHOP

July 12 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Danneker Boardroom, 3rd Floor The workshop will provide participants with a theoretical framework for understanding and developing cultural competence in their work with racially and ethnically diverse clients and their families. It will also provide participants with practical guidance when working cross culturally as well as when there is a cultural match between staff and client.  The expected outcomes of increased cultural competency are improved service accessibility, greater engagement, and improved treatment outcomes. The workshop is limited to 50 people, so please sign up…

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DOCUMENTATION TRAINING FOR SERIVCE PROVIDERS AND SERVICE COORDINATORS

July 14 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm

  Registration fee: $15 (certificate included); Please join other service providers and service coordinators in learning and reviewing the best methods for documenting. Documentation is essential for helping staff members and organizations defend against possible litigation. It should be used as a powerful teaching and learning tool. Come and learn how to document in a systematic and thorough manner. Additional topics will include recognizing the importance of a detailed documentation plan, understanding what should be reported and why, and how…

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CRISIS PREVENTION INTERVENTION COURSE (CPI)

July 18 @ 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

 (Day 1 of 2) Conference Room 4D  Non-violent crisis intervention is a safe, non-harmful behavior management system designed to help professionals provide for the best possible care and welfare of individuals, even during the most violent situations. This course will assist the professional to develop skills in early and appropriate intervention for potential crisis situations while keeping in mind the care, welfare, safety and security of all involved. Participants should wear comfortable clothes, must be physically able to participate, must take…

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SERVICE PROVIDERS ADVISORY COMMITTEE MEETING

July 18 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Danneker Boardroom, 3rd Floor The WRC Service Provider Advisory Committee (SPAC) is open to anyone who provides a vendored service to WRC clients. WRC encourages all vendors to attend. This is your opportunity to find out about what’s happening at the regional center, and give your input and ideas to the WRC Board of Directors. Rotating SPAC members host a continental breakfast each month. New members are WELCOME! Contact Joe Montez at (310) 258-4014.  

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NATIONAL ACRE CERTIFICATE COURSE IN BASIC EMPLOYMENT SERVICES

July 27 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

July 10-12 and July 27-28;  Conference Room 4A Get the foundation to deliver and improve the quality of employment services for people with disabilities. Course Lessons: Community Employment Policy; Functional Community Based Assessments; Customized Employment Development ;Employer Engagement and Interest-Based Negotiation; Job Site Training & Support Strategies; Social Security Benefits and Work Incentives *Successful completion of all 5 day sessions is required to attain the ACRE Certification. Registration Fee: $600 per person for 5 day course Refunds not available. For  questions, please contact Angela Edmond - 310-258-4190. Link…

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NATIONAL ACRE CERTIFICATE COURSE IN BASIC EMPLOYMENT SERVICES

July 28 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

July 10-12 and July 27-28;  Conference Room 4A Get the foundation to deliver and improve the quality of employment services for people with disabilities. Course Lessons: Community Employment Policy; Functional Community Based Assessments; Customized Employment Development ;Employer Engagement and Interest-Based Negotiation; Job Site Training & Support Strategies; Social Security Benefits and Work Incentives *Successful completion of all 5 day sessions is required to attain the ACRE Certification. Registration Fee: $600 per person for 5 day course Refunds not available. For …

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