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Learning and Training Opportunities
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Online Workshop: Introduction to Restorative Practices
THIS WORKSHOP IS FULL. We are no longer taking registrations, as we’ve reached capacity for this session, however we’ll be offering more sessions in the Fall ‘22 and Spring ‘23.  This course focuses on the fundamentals of restorative justice, restorative practices, and relationship building for K-12 classroom teachers and service providers.  It explores the role […]
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Online Breathe for Change Workshop: Enhancing Educator & Student Well-Being
K-12 educators and youth-serving professionals, you are invited to a free online Breathe for Change workshop (valued at $100). This 6-hour immersive experience – focused on the transformation of self, relationships, and community – will be completed over 3 days, 2 hours at a time.  Breathe for Change uses wellness as a vehicle for healing and social […]
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Workshop – American School Counselor Association Model Training (West Des Moines, Iowa)
Free summer professional development for school counselors! Iowa School Counselor Association (ISCA) members are eligible to participate in a 2-day American School Counselor Association (ASCA) in-person training to learn more about implementing the ASCA National Model at your school. Day 1: School Counseling Program Assessment How-To’sAre you starting a comprehensive, data-based school counseling program from […]
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Online Workshop: Introduction to Restorative Practices
THIS WORKSHOP IS FULL. We are no longer taking registrations, as we’ve reached capacity for this session, however we’ll be offering more sessions in the Fall ‘22 and Spring ‘23.  This course focuses on the fundamentals of restorative justice, restorative practices, and relationship building for K-12 classroom teachers and service providers.  It explores the role […]
Breathe for Change workshop
Online Breathe for Change Workshop: Enhancing Educator & Student Well-Being
K-12 educators and youth-serving professionals, you are invited to a free online Breathe for Change workshop (valued at $100). This 6-hour immersive experience – focused on the transformation of self, relationships, and community – will be completed over 3 days, 2 hours at a time.  Breathe for Change uses wellness as a vehicle for healing […]
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In-Person Workshop: Youth Mental Health First Aid Training
 Youth Mental Health First Aid teaches you how to identify, understand and respond to signs of mental health and substance use challenges among children and adolescents ages 12-18.  Mental Health First Aid certification, which must be renewed every three years, teaches participants to: Recognize the potential risk factors and warning signs for a range of […]
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Iowa Center for School Mental Health Institute: Making Sense of Evidence Synthesis
An Iowa Center for School Mental Health-sponsored workshop designed for research stakeholders, including, affiliated faculty, education professionals, AEA employees, DEO employees, as well as school mental health student and faculty researchers across the state of Iowa Reading every single source of scientific evidence (e.g., journal articles) about a specific research topic is a challenging task […]
SEBH Webinar Series
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Webinar – Youth Suicide Prevention and Question-Persuade-Refer
Education professionals will learn an evidence-based practice (question-persuade-refer) to help recognize crises including warning signs that someone may be contemplating suicide. Opportunities to role play will be provided to help you feel more confident with this practice.