Training Registration


  • April 24, 2018
    8:00 am - 3:00 pm

8:00am-10:00am—Provider Home Visitation Safety Description: You will learn personal safety practices to follow when going to and from work, workplace safety and the use of pepper spray. 10:00a.m.-12:00p.m.—Gang Awareness 12:00p.m.-1:00p.m.-Lunch (provided) 1:00p.m.-3:00p.m.-Verbal De-escalation Description: Better understand how to manage your sympathetic nervous system’s response to escalation to help de-escalate a situation. Topics covered; language, tone, non-judgmental (more…)


  • May 8, 2018
    6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Recent discoveries in neuroscience offer exciting insights into how the brains of our teens really work and the special “brain-based” challenges facing adolescents as they mature. This workshop discusses why teens are especially vulnerable to drug use, high-risk peer influences and depression as well as the proactive measures adults can take to minimize a teen’s (more…)


  • May 9, 2018 - May 20, 2018
    8:00 am - 11:00 am

Change Your Language, Change Their Lives: What You Can Say Differently Today to Transform the Tomorrows of Our Youth presented by Frank J. Kros, MSW, JD MAY 9, 2018 MORNING SESSION for Elementary Staff: 8:00am-11:00am AFTERNOON SESSION for Middle/High School Staff: 11:45am-3:45pm Location: Clinton Community College-Technology Center 1951 Manufacturing Dr. Clinton, IA 52732 COURSE OBJECTIVES (more…)


  • May 9, 2018 - May 20, 2018
    11:45 am - 3:45 pm

Change Your Language, Change Their Lives: What You Can Say Differently Today to Transform the Tomorrows of Our Youth presented by Frank J. Kros, MSW, JD MAY 9, 2018 MORNING SESSION for Elementary Staff: 8:00am-11:00am AFTERNOON SESSION for Middle/High School Staff: 11:45am-3:45pm Location: Clinton Community College-Technology Center 1951 Manufacturing Dr. Clinton, IA 52732 COURSE OBJECTIVES (more…)


  • June 11, 2018
    8:30 am - 4:30 pm

OPEN TO ALL COMMUNITY MEMBERS OF THE EASTERN IOWA SERVICE AREA Intended for individuals of all experience levels, this all-day class provides ample opportunities for hands on experience on topics such as how to find grant sources, evaluate those sources and write a compelling application. Please come to class with a grant-worthy project and a (more…)


  • June 11, 2018
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm

What you’ll learn: A national conversation has begun in the past few years on the unjust treatment of people of color in systems designed to support and protect. This conversation is contextually significant for the social work profession because of our commitment to social and racial justice. We see this injustice reinforced through the systemic (more…)


  • June 11, 2018
    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

What you’ll learn: A national conversation has begun in the past few years on the unjust treatment of people of color in systems designed to support and protect. This conversation is contextually significant for the social work profession because of our commitment to social and racial justice. We see this injustice reinforced through the systemic (more…)


  • June 25, 2018
    9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Blackhawk Room, Great River Wellness Plaza, 1401 W. Agency Road, West Burlington, IA It’s difficult for school, law enforcement, medical and other professionals who work with your to keep up with the changing world of drugs and alcohol. And if you don’t understand the culture, you won’t see it at all. Learn About: Alcohol and (more…)


  • June 26, 2018
    9:00 am - 2:45 pm

  Blackhawk Room, Great River Wellness Plaza, 1401 W. Agency Road, West Burlington, IA It’s difficult for school, law enforcement, medical and other professionals who work with your to keep up with the changing world of drugs and alcohol. And if you don’t understand the culture, you won’t see it at all. Learn About: Alcohol (more…)