Training & Events

Trainings and events sponsored by our partners and other organizations

ADAPAO lists training, education and other opportunities sponsored by our partners and the organizations with which our members are employed or serve as volunteers. Please send relevant education and training listings to mail@adapao.org.

Events - April 2021

Media 201: Mastering Your Messaging and Owning Your Interview

April 13, 2021
When: April 13, 2021; 8:30am - 12:30pm Location: Virtual About: Let the media experts at the Center for Injury Research and Policy at Nationwide Children’s Hospital help you practice: How to master your message How to prepare for a media read more …

Applying Prevention Science to Practice: What Implementation Experts Need to Know About Fidelity (Part 1)

April 13, 2021
When: April 13, 2:00pm (part 2: May 18) Location: Virtual About: The two-part series kicks off April 13 with a Zoom presentation focused on specific tools for prevention practitioners in determining what behavior they are trying to change and why. The read more …

Factors Associated with Suicidal Ideation Among Transgender Individuals: Current Status and Future Directions

April 15, 2021
When: April 11, 2021; 11:00am - 12:15pm Location: Virtual About: According to the World Health Organization, suicide is the 10th-leading cause of death. Moreover, previous research has demonstrated a higher propensity of suicidal behaviors among read more …

Power of Postvention Workshop Series

April 16, 2021
When: April 2, 16, 30; May  14, 28; June 11, 25; 1:00pm Location: Virtual About: The series consists of seven components and will include practical information on the aftermath of suicide so that participants can return to their community read more …

Volunteer Training for LOSS Teams Throughout Ohio

April 17, 2021
When: April 17, 2012; 9:00am - 2:00pm Location: Virtual About: This virtual, interactive training is for people interested in volunteering as a LOSS Team member in their county. It is recommended that suicide loss survivors be at least two years out read more …

Coalitions Rising

April 19, 2021
When: April 19, 2021; 9:00am - 5:00pm Location: Virtual About: The day will feature four presentations from national leaders in the prevention field. Registration is free and separate for each session. (See link below for details about each read more …

Avoiding COVID-19 Burnout: Self Care & Resiliency for Public Health Leaders

April 19, 2021
When: April 19, 2021; 2:00 - 3:00pm Location: Virtual About: Presented by Joan Kenerson King, RN, MSN, Integrated Health Senior Consultant, National Council for Behavioral Health and Elizabeth Guroff, MA, LCMFT, Director, Trauma-Informed read more …

Ethics in Prevention Foundations

April 19, 2021
When: April 19-30, 2021 Location: Virtual About: Six hours of training over two weeks. While moderated, this online ethics course is asynchronous and completed at your pace within the module timeframes. Nothing happens “live”, but the read more …

Tired, Wired, Mired And Inspired!: Strategies For Preventing Burnout and Compassion Fatigue

April 19, 2021
When: April 19, 2021; 11:00am - 1:00pm Location: Virtual About: Many people who work in human services consider their work to be a "calling." Two occupational hazards, burnout and compassion fatigue/secondary trauma can threaten to undermine that read more …

Staying Connected with Students and Youth during COVID-19 Part 3: Tips for Keeping the “Social” in Social Emotional Learning

April 19, 2021
When: April 19, 2021; 3:00 - 4:00pm Location: Virtual About: Many youths are experiencing high levels of stress as school schedules change due to the coronavirus pandemic. Youth are frequently finding themselves separated from friends and read more …

Fiscal Management for Prevention Professionals: Grant Writing Series

April 20, 2021
When: April 20, 2021; 1:30-4:45pm Location: Virtual About: One of 15, 3-hour sessions that may be taken independently, or attendees may choose to participate in the entire series. 45 total CEU hours are available from the Ohio Chemical Dependency read more …

SPCA Annual Meeting: Faith, Hope and Resiliency

April 20, 2021
When: April 20, 2021; 10:00am - 12:00pm Location: Virtual About: Hear from celebrated presenter Karen Vadino. Session description: Life is filled with challenges. These challenges show up in our lives in many different ways – often when we least read more …

Prevention Ethics

April 20, 2021
When: April 20, 2021; 1:00 - 4:00pm Location: Virtual About: Three hours of OCDPB approved prevention ethics. Please note that these hours are NOT approved ethics for chemical dependency counselors, social workers, or anyone else. Sponsor: Prevention read more …

The G.A.P. Network Conference

April 21, 2021
When: April 21-22, 2021 Location: Virtual About: Two-day conference on grief, advocacy, and prevention. Sponsor: Prevention Action Alliance For more information, go read more …

Engaging the Firearm Community in Suicide Prevention

April 22, 2021
When: April 22, 2021; 11:00am - 12:15pm Location: Virtual About: Following this presentation, participants will :- Recognize the linkage between reducing access to lethal means and preventing suicide- Understand the importance of engaging the firearm read more …

More than Sad: Suicide Prevention for Parents

April 22, 2021
When: April 22, 2021; 7:00 - 8:00pm Location: Virtual About: This training teaches parents how to be smart about mental health. Parents will learn how to recognize signs of depression and other mental health problems, initiate a read more …

Working with Latinos: Toward a Better Understanding of Evidence-Based Programs and Practice

April 22, 2021
When: April 22, 2021; 2:00 - 3:30pm Location: Virtual About: The webinar will explain important aspects of evidence-based programs (EBPs) that prevention providers should consider when selecting an EBP for use with Latino read more …

Adapting & Accelerating

April 23, 2021
When: April 23, 2021; 9:00am - 3:30pm Location: Virtual About: A free, virtual training for youth-service professionals on finding new and innovative ways of adapting to new normals. Keynote speakers, breakout sessions, youth panel, networking, and more. read more …

Integrating Cultural Proficiency into Prevention

April 26, 2021
When: April 26, 2021; 11:00am - 2:00pm Location: Virtual About: Cultural proficiency is critical to promoting behavioral health equity. To address substance abuse and mental health concerns in communities effectively, prevention practitioners need to read more …

Improving Health of Communities: A Learning Network Approach

April 27, 2021
When: April 27, 2021; 9:00 - 10:30am Location: Virtual About: Presented by Dr. Uma Kotogal, this session will focus on approaches to improve outcomes for children in Ohio using a Learning Network Model. The presentation will describe the use of read more …

Creating Habits for a Healthier Mind

April 27, 2021
When: April 27, 2021; 11:30am - 12:30pm Location: Virtual About: Are you hoping to change a few things in your daily life? While we may not always be able to transform the conditions around us, we can build habits to alter the ways that we show up read more …

Preventing Underage Alcohol Use Part 1: An Overview of Data and Strategies

April 28, 2021
When: April 28, 2021; 1:00 - 2:30pm Location: Virtual About: This webinar will provide a broad overview of the current state of underage drinking and related prevention efforts. It will include a review of the data on the prevalence of alcohol use and read more …

Media 201: Mastering Your Messaging and Owning Your Interview

April 29, 2021
When: April 29, 2021; 1:00 - 5:00pm Location: Virtual About: Let the media experts at the Center for Injury Research and Policy at Nationwide Children’s Hospital help you practice: How to master your message How to prepare for a media interview A read more …

Reversing the Trend of Irreversible Actions: Teen Suicide Prevention for Providers, Parents and Teens

April 29, 2021
When: April 29, 2021; 11:00am - 12:15pm Location: Virtual About:The Ohio AAP created the Store It Safe (SIS) Program in 2015 to address the issue of childhood firearm injuries and deaths. Teen suicide was a growing concern prior to impacts of the COVID-19 read more …

Power of Postvention Workshop Series

April 30, 2021
When: April 2, 16, 30; May  14, 28; June 11, 25; 1:00pm Location: Virtual About: The series consists of seven components and will include practical information on the aftermath of suicide so that participants can return to their community read more …