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Human Services

  1. NEPA ID Deaf & Hard of Hearing Social Group

    October 16, 2018, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Human Resources Center

    If you, a close friend or a family members id deaf or hard of hearing, enjoy making new friends or want to engage with others in utilizing American Sign Language, you are invited for an evening of fund activities and socializing. The purpose of the group is to create a welcoming social atmosphere while providng an opportunity to make new friends within the deaf and hard of hearing community. An interpreter will be available for friends and family who with to participate. Light refreshments will be provided

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  2. SMART Recovery (Self-Management and Recovery Training)

    October 16, 2018, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ St. Patrick's Church Parish Office Building

    SMART Recoveryis a science-based addiction recovery support group, where participants learn self-empowering techniques to aid their recovery by overcoming addictive behavior. It focuses on enhancing and maintaining motivation, coping with urges, managing thoughts and feelings, lifestyle balancing.

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  3. Youth Mental Health First Aid Training

    October 18, 2018, 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM @ Diocese of Scranton Pastoral Center

    Youth Mental Health First Aid is an 8-hour certification course that introduces participants to the unique risk factors and warning signs of mental health problems in adolescents, builds an understanding of the importance of early intervention, and teaches how to help an adolescent in crisis or experiencing a mental health or substance use challenge. Participants do not learn to diagnose, nor how to provide any therapy or counseling – rather, participants learn a core five-step action plan to support an adolescent developing signs and symptoms of mental illness or in an emotional crisis. Professionals and educators may be eligible for CEU’s.

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  4. PA Housing Finance Finance Agency Scranton Forum

    October 19, 2018, 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM @ Lutherwood Apartments

    The PHFA Regional Forums provide training hours toward the yearly HUD yearly requirement. The program include information about opiates, the LIFE Geisinger community-based program and a Transgender 101 Mini Workshop. Free parking is available and continental breakfast will be served.

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  5. Everhart Connects: Early State Engagement Program

    October 20, 2018, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Everhart Museum

    The Everhart Museum will begin hosting an early stage engagment program in partnership with the Greater PA Chapter of the Alzheimer's Association. Participants and their caregivers will meet at the Museum for themed tours of the Museum collection.

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  6. Wayne County Collaborative Transition Expo

    October 23, 2018, 9:00 AM - 1:15 PM @ Ladore Conference Center

    The expo will feature speak Michael Regan, a former Wallenpaupack student and School Social Worker dedicated to helping youth overcome obstacles. There will also be information on area employers and employment services, continuing education options and Office of Vocational Rehabilition's Early Reach Initiative. Learn about the PA Department of Labor and industries, and visit with agencies and providers. For information, contact Traci Hall at the Wayne County Office of Behavioral & Developmental Programs and Early Intervention.

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  7. SMART Recovery (Self-Management and Recovery Training)

    October 23, 2018, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ St. Patrick's Church Parish Office Building

    SMART Recoveryis a science-based addiction recovery support group, where participants learn self-empowering techniques to aid their recovery by overcoming addictive behavior. It focuses on enhancing and maintaining motivation, coping with urges, managing thoughts and feelings, lifestyle balancing.

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  8. Sustaining Our Advocates of Older Adult with Intellectual Disabilities

    October 25, 2018, 7:30 AM - 4:30 PM @ De Sales University Center

    This conference is designed to educate professionals about supporting individuals who are aging with an intellectual disability and those that care for them. A presentation by Dan Lightman, Ph.D., Take Charge of Change by Choice, kicks off the conference with three sets of breakout sessions on Differentiating Mood Disorders from Cognitive Changes or Impact of Trauma on the Caregiving Expericence; Seniors & Bullying or Compassion Fatigue,; and Substance Abuse & Medication Misues or Dealing with Grief and Loss.

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  9. Commonwealth Prevention Alliance Region 2 Quarterly Meeting

    October 25, 2018, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM @ Wallenpaupack Environmental Learning

    The Fall Quarterly Meeting includes a screening of the documentsary "Chronic State." about how marijuana normalization impacts communities, followed by a panel discussion featuring Ssen. Lisa Baker, Dr. Meredith Hellstern, Kathleen Martin, Senior Deputy DA, Wayne County Drug & Alcohol Commission and a school representative. The afternoon will spent developing an advocacy plan.

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  10. Competence and Confidence Partners in Policymaking— Early Intervention

    October 26, 2018, 1:00 PM - October 27, 2018, 9:00 PM @ Sheraton Harrisburg Hershey

    Free training for families of children who receive Infant-Toddler Early Intervention or pre-school Early Intervention service. Learn to navigate the Pennsylvania Early Intervention System, identify best practice supports and connect with community resources. Applicants should be PA residents who have child who receives Early Intervention, a desire to advocate for themselves and others by building leadership skills and are willing to commit to all four two-day trainings.

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  11. Youth Mental Health First Aid Training

    October 27, 2018, 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM @ Diocese of Scranton Pastoral Center

    Youth Mental Health First Aid is an 8-hour certification course that introduces participants to the unique risk factors and warning signs of mental health problems in adolescents, builds an understanding of the importance of early intervention, and teaches how to help an adolescent in crisis or experiencing a mental health or substance use challenge. Participants do not learn to diagnose, nor how to provide any therapy or counseling – rather, participants learn a core five-step action plan to support an adolescent developing signs and symptoms of mental illness or in an emotional crisis. Professionals and educators may be eligible for CEU’s.

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  12. Mental Health First Aid for Military Members, Veterans and Their Families

    October 29, 2018, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM @ LVHN Innovation Center

    This training program has been designed specifically for active military, veterans, their families and people living and working with military who want to help them with a mental health related problem or crisis. Mental Health First Aid helps you start conversations about mental health and substance use problems by improving understanding and providing an action plan that teaches people to safely and responsibly identify and address a potential mental health problem or substance use disorder

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  13. SMART Recovery (Self-Management and Recovery Training)

    October 30, 2018, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ St. Patrick's Church Parish Office Building

    SMART Recoveryis a science-based addiction recovery support group, where participants learn self-empowering techniques to aid their recovery by overcoming addictive behavior. It focuses on enhancing and maintaining motivation, coping with urges, managing thoughts and feelings, lifestyle balancing.

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