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Building a Framework 2019

The Vermont Department of Health Division of Alcohol and Drug Abuse Programs invites you
to participate in the clinical training: 

Building A Framework for Effective Adolescent Treatment

May 14th, 2019  8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

Montpelier Elks Lodge ~ 203 Country Club Road Montpelier, VT

Training Description:

This day of interactive, in person work with a regional expert will prepare individual clinicians or teams to do
more advanced clinical treatment work with the youth population. Participants will also be oriented to various
evidence-based practice models used in addiction work.

Training Objectives:
  • Understand the intersection of mental health, addiction, and other life challenges when working with youth
  • Learn evidence-based strategies derived from motivational enhancement, community reinforcement, and harm reduction models
  • Participate in practice sessions designed to help clinicians easily integrate evidence-based tools into practice
  • Consider how best to adopt a clinical a framework that is youth-centered
  • Rehearse collaborative treatment contracting methods
Who should attend?

This training has been developed primarily for: 
  •     Established clinicians who have limited or no experience working with youth
  •     New clinicians to the substance use disorder and/or mental health treatment field
  •     If you attended this training in 2017 or 2018, you are welcome to attend again as a refresher

The fee for this training is $35.  Breakfast and Lunch will be served.
CEUs will be offered.
For more information please contact Amy Danielson at:

12. Select all of the following licenses  you will need CEUs for.  We expect this training will be approved for 6-7 CEUs.
In advance of the training day, please remember to write a check to the State of Vermont, Department of Health for $35.  In the subject line write the trainee attendee's name and May 14thTraining

Mail the check to:
Alcohol and Drug Abuse Programs
Vermont Department of Health
108 Cherry St, P.O Box 70
Burlington, Vermont 05402
C/O Danielle Lewis