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Spring Session Catalog Available (Limited Courses Available)

Spring Session Catalog Available (Limited Courses Available)

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Dear Academy Learners, 

The Core and Elective courses are currently closed for scheduled maintenance. However, several continuing education courses remain open and available for you to take for credit. The catalog of Spring Session courses, click here.  

 The latest CE course that is now available is Talking About Tobacco: A New Conversation About Tobacco Use and Peer Support. This is the first webinar in a series that is being offered through the Virtual Learning Community.  

 The next webinar in the series, Talking About Tobacco: An Orientation to the Wellness Recovery Action Plan (WRAP®) will be available for the start of Term 2 on May 3, 2021.  

 Virtual Tele-Peer Support Survey 

If you haven’t already done so, learn about and take our survey of Virtual Tele-Peer Support.  

The April Edition of Community News is now available:

For a taste of what's in the newsletter, view the events for this coming week:

Upcoming Events 

Visit the Community Calendar for the latest additions. These are current as of April 5, 2021.

 Trauma-Informed Coalition Meeting 

April 5, 2:00 pm 
Guest Speaker: Shawnna Vaughan, CEO Silent Cry 
NYS Trauma-Informed Coalition  
Learn More 

 Peer Workers United 

April 5, 6-7:30 pm ET 
Support for Peer Support Workers 
Learn More 

 Pop Up Vaccination Clinic 

April 6, 9:00 am – 2:00 pm 
COVID-19 Vaccination Program
Hosted by the Association for Mental Health and Wellness 
Learn More 


April 6, 11:00 am – 12:30 pm 
When Grief Becomes Complicated
Learn More 


April 6, 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm 
Designing Skills-Focused Group Curriculum in 7 Steps 
Center for Rehabilitation and Recovery 
The Coalition for Behavioral Health | Learn More 


April 6, 3:00-3:30 pm (Eastern)
Introduction to the Accreditation Process 
Council on Accreditation | Learn More  

 APS Networking Meeting

April 6, 5:15 pm ET
Every Tuesday, 5:15 – 6:30 pm 
Meeting ID: 889 0219 9174, Passcode: 702960 

 Survey Deadline: April 7 

Participate in Jail Diversion Research  
Take the survey: 

 Nomination Deadline: April 7 

Nominations for MHA annual awards | Learn More  


April 7, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm 
Psychiatric Rehabilitation’s Choose Stage: Virtual Goal Development 
Center for Rehabilitation and Recovery 
The Coalition for Behavioral Health | Learn More 

 Online Training 

April 7, 1-5 pm ET
Alternatives to Suicide Overview 
Wildflower Alliance | Learn More 


April 7, 3:00 – 4:00 pm ET
Using the Tobacco Integration Self-Evaluation Tool (TiSE) as a Measure for Quality Improvement 
NYC TCTTAC | Learn More 

 OMH Training 

April 7, 3:30 – 5:00 pm ET
Vaccine Education for OMH & OASAS Service Recipients and Providers 
OMH | Learn More 

 CNY Peer Networking Group 

April 8, 10 - 12 pm ET
The Vet Center 
CNY PNG | Learn More 

 Webinar (Forensic Peer Support) 

April 8, 12-1 pm ET
Forensic Mental Health Practice and Training 
MHTTC | Learn More 


April 8, 2:00 – 4:00 pm 
Trauma and Oppression 
Center for Rehabilitation and Recovery 
The Coalition for Behavioral Health | Learn More 

 Training (ACT Team Members Only) 

April 9, 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
ACT Core Principles Virtual Training 
Center for Practice Innovations | Learn More 

 Live Town Hall 

April 9, 12:00 pm ET
The HOPEnDialog project 
HOPEnDialog, MIA, Open Excellence | 

 Regional Peer Worker Support Circle 

April 9, 4:00 – 5:00 pm
(Every other Friday) 
Northeast and Caribbean Mental Health Technology Transfer Center | Learn More 

 Virtual Film Festival 

April 9, 6-8 pm
Changing Minds, Young Filmmaker Festival 
Community Access | Learn More 

 Comedy Show 

April 9, 10:00 pm ET (evening)
Winter Class Debut Show (Vancouver – 7:00 pm Pacific)
Stand Up for Mental Health Comedy Society 

SMH| Learn More