Children, Youth, & Families
Number of Programs: 2
May 17 - 18, 2018. 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Human Ecology Building, 552 W Circle Dr., East Lansing, MI 48824
Effective adolescent substance abuse treatment requires different and unique perspectives than adult substance abuse treatment. Adolescent treatment requires that the clinician or program understands what creates change in adolescents, the unique challenges and strengths of adolescents, understanding of philosophies of adolescent substance abuse treatment, and understanding the best practice interventions that can be tailored to an adolescent client. These topics and more will be discussed throughout this course. This course will use a variety of engagement techniques for learning, including small group, visual aids, and practical techniques.
Available CECHs: 12.0
July 24 - 27, 2018
Great Wolf Lodge: 3575 N. US Highway 31 South, Traverse City, MI 49684.
The Great Lakes Summer Institute (GLSI) is one of the leading statewide annual training events, providing a wide variety of Continuing Education opportunities for Michigan Social Workers and other human service professionals. The goal of GLSI is to offer attendees the most up-to-date, current workshops for professional skill development in both clinical and macro settings.