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Current Workshop Offerings

NOTE: Submitting a registration request does not guarantee you a seat in the Workshop, you will receive an official confirmation by e-mail.
Essentials Course for Unique Learning System
Instructor: Christy Even
Description:

In the course you will gain knowledge to successfully implement the Unique Learning System standards based curriculum. With differentiated instruction throughout, Unique allows for students of all levels to participate and show competence in lesson activities, while collecting and analyzing data to inform instruction. Participants will use information to further support IEP development and/or transition plans.

* The course will cover the following topics:
* Setting up Student Accounts
* Creating a Student Profile
* Measuring and Monitoring with Checkpoints
* Use Benchmarks for IEP Compliance
* Tracking Transition Skills and Independence
* Engaging Students with Daily Lessons
* Building Independence with Monthly Tools

If you need to pay with a Purchase Order or a check make it payable to WCESC and we need to receive it at least 10 days before the event. If you have questions please contact Kim Cochran 513-695-2900 x2982 or kim.cochran@warrencountyesc.com
 

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 Tuesday, 6/12/2018 - 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Advanced Course for Unique Learning System
Instructor: Christy Even
Description:

 

Prerequisite:

Participants MUST have attended an Essential Course for Unique Learning System in order to register for the Advanced Course for Unique Learning System.
At the conclusion of the Advanced Course, participants will be able to take a final exam that will credential them as a n2y Certified Educator.  The Advanced Course will take all of the great features of Unique Learning into greater depth.  This course will build upon participant's expertise with standards, curriculum and best-in-class practices and technology.  Topics covered include: Data Collection, Connections to Standards, Monthly Resources, Instructional Tools, Instructional Guides.

If you need to pay with a Purchase Order or a check make it payable to WCESC and we need to receive it at least 10 days before the event.  If you have questions please contact Kim Cochran 513-695-2900 x2982 or kim.cochran@warrencountyesc.com

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 Wednesday, 6/13/2018 - 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Medical Marijuana & Your Drug-Free Workplace Program - Yes, No, or Maybe
Instructor: Karen Pierce, Working Partners
Description:

Employers, in both the public and private sectors, need to decide how they will respond to medical marijuana before the system to recommend & dispense it is fully operational on September 8, 2018.  To give insight into this important decision, we are offering an awareness event to:

Raise awareness of business and operational issues from legalization under Ohio H.B. 523

Increase understanding of the related drug-free workplace program issues for employers and employees 

Review key decisions that need to be made - particularly relating to policy, operations and employee/supervisor awareness.

The content of the presetation is meant for informational purposes only and not for the purpose of providing legal advice.  As such, it should not be used as a substitute for consulation with legal professionals or other competent advisors.  Please contact a licnsed attorney to obtain advice with respect to any legal issue discussed in this presentation or regarding a situation specific to your business.

Sponsored by:  Solutions Comunity Counseling and Recovery Centers; Project AWARE; Lebanon Area Chamber of Commerce, Substance Abuse Prevention Coalition of Warren County; and the Warren County Educational Service Center.

 Wednesday, 6/20/2018 - 8:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Youth Mental Health First Aid Training
Instructor: Pat Clark/Frances Witt
Description:

Just as CPR helps even those without medical training assist an individual having a heart attack, Youth Mental Health First Aid prepares participants to interact with a young person experiencing a mental health crisis.  Youth Mental Health First Aiders learn a five-step action plan that guides them through the process of reaching out and offering appropriate support. YMHFA training is designed for adults who regularly interact with young people ages 12-18; including teachers, parents, coaches, clergy, school bus drivers, paraprofessionals, juvenile and human services workers, etc.  Offered in 23 countries and all 50 states, as of 2016 more than 1 Million people have trained in Mental Health First Aid in the United States.

Participants receive a 200 page reference manual containing extensive information on various mental health disorders and lists of resources.

6 contact hours are granted.

If you have any questions, or are interested in arranging for a training for your staff, agency, or community group please contact Pat Clark, Youth Mental Health First Aid Training Coordinator, at 513.673.2410.

Minimum enrollment: 15   Maximum enrollment: 25

This is an excellent Tier 1 intervention for your school's  PBIS  (Positive Behavioral Intervention Support) plan.

COST:  FREE (A $170.00 value) -- This workshop is brought to you through a grant from Project AWARE (Advancing Wellness and Resilience in Education)

 Tuesday, 7/31/2018 - 8:00 AM - 2:50 PM
IEP Training Day/WCESC Staff Only
Instructor: Christy Even
Description:

IEP Training - Staff Only

Date: August 7, 2018
Time: 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Lunch 12:00 - 1:00 (lunch on your own)
Location: Urbancrest Baptist Church

 

 Tuesday, 8/7/2018 - 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
ParaProfessional Training/WCESC Staff Only
Instructor: Christy Even
Description:

Para Professional Training/Staff Only

Date: August 7, 2018
Time: 8:30 am - 4:00 pm (lunch on your own)
Location: WCESC (large conference room)
 

 Tuesday, 8/7/2018 - 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Medication Administration Training/WCESC Staff Only
Instructor: Terri Elam/Jill Buffenbarger
Description:
Medication Administration Training/Staff Only
Date: August 8, 2018
Time: 8:30 am - 2:30 pm
(This will be a working lunch so please bring something to eat)
Location: WCESC (large conference room)
 Wednesday, 8/8/2018 - 8:30 AM - 2:30 PM
CPI Full Course Training/WCESC Staff Only
Instructor: Christy Even
Description:

Full Day CPI Training/Staff Only
Time: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
(lunch on your own from 12:00 - 1:00)
Location: WCESC large conference room

 Thursday, 8/9/2018 - 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Teacher Leadership Training/WCESC Staff only
Instructor: Christy Even
Description:

Teacher Leadership Training/Staff only
Time: 8:30 am - 12:00 PM
Location: Warren County ESC (large conference room)

 Friday, 8/10/2018 - 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Youth Mental Health First Aid Training
Instructor: TBD
Description:

Just as CPR helps even those without medical training assist an individual having a heart attack, Youth Mental Health First Aid prepares participants to interact with a young person experiencing a mental health crisis.  Youth Mental Health First Aiders learn a five-step action plan that guides them through the process of reaching out and offering appropriate support. YMHFA training is designed for adults who regularly interact with young people ages 12-18; including teachers, parents, coaches, clergy, school bus drivers, paraprofessionals, juvenile and human services workers, etc.  Offered in 23 countries and all 50 states, as of 2016 more than 1 Million people have trained in Mental Health First Aid in the United States.

Participants receive a 200 page reference manual containing extensive information on various mental health disorders and lists of resources.

7.5 contact hours are granted.

If you have any questions, or are interested in arranging for a training for your staff, agency, or community group please contact Pat Clark, Youth Mental Health First Aid Training Coordinator, at 513.673.2410.

Minimum enrollment: 15   Maximum enrollment: 25

This is an excellent Tier 1 intervention for your school's  PBIS  (Positive Behavioral Intervention Support) plan.

COST:  FREE (A $170.00 value) -- This workshop is brought to you through a grant from Project AWARE (Advancing Wellness and Resilience in Education)

 Wednesday, 8/22/2018 - 8:00 AM - 2:50 PM
Managing Trauma: A Basic Classroom Approach
Instructor: TBD
Description:

Trauma can affect many aspects of a child's life.  Oftentimes we fail to understand the effects of trauma, possibly not understanding a child's behavior as a result of the trauma.  It can be easy to see a child's behavior as defiant, or disruptive, when the behavior is really a result of the child's response to trauma.  This workshop, with curriculum from Akron's Children Hospital, can help educators, and others who deal with children, understand the impact trauma can have on a child's life.

  What you will learn:

  • The impact of trauma on a child's brain
  • How to manage trauma in the classroom
  • Strengthening resiliency through developmental assets
  • Recognizing & handling secondary traumatic stress

This is a Level 1 training for participants who have had little or no training on trauma.

If you are having trouble registering,  or have any questions, please call Pat Clark at  513.695.2900 ext. 1653, or email at PatriciaClark@warrencountyesc.com

COST: FREE, through Project AWARE (Advancing Wellness and Resilience in Education)

Minimum participants: 15

 Wednesday, 10/3/2018 - 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Youth Mental Health First Aid Training
Instructor: TBD
Description:

Just as CPR helps even those without medical training assist an individual having a heart attack, Youth Mental Health First Aid prepares participants to interact with a young person experiencing a mental health crisis.  Youth Mental Health First Aiders learn a five-step action plan that guides them through the process of reaching out and offering appropriate support. YMHFA training is designed for adults who regularly interact with young people ages 12-18; including teachers, parents, coaches, clergy, school bus drivers, paraprofessionals, juvenile and human services workers, etc.  Offered in 23 countries and all 50 states, as of 2016 more than 1 Million people have trained in Mental Health First Aid in the United States.

Participants receive a 200 page reference manual containing extensive information on various mental health disorders and lists of resources.

6  contact hours are granted.

If you have any questions, or are interested in arranging for a training for your staff, agency, or community group please contact Pat Clark, Youth Mental Health First Aid Training Coordinator, at 513.673.2410.

Minimum enrollment: 15   Maximum enrollment: 25

This is an excellent Tier 1 intervention for your school's  PBIS  (Positive Behavioral Intervention Support) plan.

COST:  FREE (A $170.00 value) -- This workshop is brought to you through a grant from Project AWARE (Advancing Wellness and Resilience in Education)

 Wednesday, 10/10/2018 - 8:00 AM - 2:50 PM
Youth Mental Health First Aid
Instructor: TBD
Description:

Just as CPR helps even those without medical training assist an individual having a heart attack, Youth Mental Health First Aid prepares participants to interact with a young person experiencing a mental health crisis.  Youth Mental Health First Aiders learn a five-step action plan that guides them through the process of reaching out and offering appropriate support. YMHFA training is designed for adults who regularly interact with young people ages 12-18; including teachers, parents, coaches, clergy, school bus drivers, paraprofessionals, juvenile and human services workers, etc.  Offered in 23 countries and all 50 states, as of 2016 more than 1 Million people have trained in Mental Health First Aid in the United States.

Participants receive a 200 page reference manual containing extensive information on various mental health disorders and lists of resources.

6 contact hours are granted.

If you have any questions, or are interested in arranging for a training for your staff, agency, or community group please contact Pat Clark, Youth Mental Health First Aid Training Coordinator, at 513.673.2410.

Minimum enrollment: 15   Maximum enrollment: 25

This is an excellent Tier 1 intervention for your school's  PBIS  (Positive Behavioral Intervention Support) plan.

COST:  FREE (A $170.00 value) -- This workshop is brought to you through a grant from Project AWARE (Advancing Wellness and Resilience in Education)

 Wednesday, 11/14/2018 - 8:00 AM - 2:50 PM
CPI Training-Full Day
Instructor: Marcia Booher/Beth Kennedy
Description:

Full Day CPI Training

November 15, 2018
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
WCESC Conference Center

The cost is $45.00 per participant
Please pay with PO or check made out to WCESC
The maximum participants per session is 40

Nonviolent Crisis Intervention® Training


With a focus on prevention, our core training program equips staff with proven strategies for safely defusing anxious, hostile, or violent behavior. 

  • Reduce the risk of injury.
  • Comply with legislative mandates.
  • Meet regulatory/accreditation standards.
  • Improve staff retention.
  • Minimize exposure to liability.
  • Promote Care, Welfare, Safety, and Security.
 Thursday, 11/15/2018 - 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Youth Mental Health First Aid
Instructor: TBD
Description:

Just as CPR helps even those without medical training assist an individual having a heart attack, Youth Mental Health First Aid prepares participants to interact with a young person experiencing a mental health crisis.  Youth Mental Health First Aiders learn a five-step action plan that guides them through the process of reaching out and offering appropriate support. YMHFA training is designed for adults who regularly interact with young people ages 12-18; including teachers, parents, coaches, clergy, school bus drivers, paraprofessionals, juvenile and human services workers, etc.  Offered in 23 countries and all 50 states, as of 2016 more than 1 Million people have trained in Mental Health First Aid in the United States.

Participants receive a 200 page reference manual containing extensive information on various mental health disorders and lists of resources.

6 contact hours are granted.

If you have any questions, or are interested in arranging for a training for your staff, agency, or community group please contact Pat Clark, Youth Mental Health First Aid Training Coordinator, at 513.673.2410.

Minimum enrollment: 15   Maximum enrollment: 25

This is an excellent Tier 1 intervention for your school's  PBIS  (Positive Behavioral Intervention Support) plan.

COST:  FREE (A $170.00 value) -- This workshop is brought to you through a grant from Project AWARE (Advancing Wellness and Resilience in Education)

 Tuesday, 12/11/2018 - 8:00 AM - 2:50 PM
CPI Training-Full Day
Instructor: Marcia Booher/Beth Kennedy
Description:

Full Day CPI Training

January 10, 2019
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
WCESC Conference Center

The cost is $45.00 per participant
Please pay with PO or check made out to WCESC
The maximum participants per session is 40

Nonviolent Crisis Intervention® Training


With a focus on prevention, our core training program equips staff with proven strategies for safely defusing anxious, hostile, or violent behavior. 

  • Reduce the risk of injury.
  • Comply with legislative mandates.
  • Meet regulatory/accreditation standards.
  • Improve staff retention.
  • Minimize exposure to liability.
  • Promote Care, Welfare, Safety, and Security.
 Thursday, 1/10/2019 - 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
CPI Training-Full Day
Instructor: Marcia Booher/Beth Kennedy
Description:

Full Day CPI Training

March 21, 2019
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
WCESC Conference Center

The cost is $45.00 per participant
Please pay with PO or check made out to WCESC
The maximum participants per session is 40

Nonviolent Crisis Intervention® Training


With a focus on prevention, our core training program equips staff with proven strategies for safely defusing anxious, hostile, or violent behavior. 

  • Reduce the risk of injury.
  • Comply with legislative mandates.
  • Meet regulatory/accreditation standards.
  • Improve staff retention.
  • Minimize exposure to liability.
  • Promote Care, Welfare, Safety, and Security.
 Thursday, 3/21/2019 - 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
CPI Training-Full Day
Instructor: Marcia Booher/Beth Kennedy
Description:

Full Day CPI Training

May 9, 2019
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
WCESC Conference Center

The cost is $45.00 per participant
Please pay with PO or check made out to WCESC
The maximum participants per session is 40

Nonviolent Crisis Intervention® Training


With a focus on prevention, our core training program equips staff with proven strategies for safely defusing anxious, hostile, or violent behavior. 

  • Reduce the risk of injury.
  • Comply with legislative mandates.
  • Meet regulatory/accreditation standards.
  • Improve staff retention.
  • Minimize exposure to liability.
  • Promote Care, Welfare, Safety, and Security.
 Thursday, 5/9/2019 - 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM