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Webinar: Evidence-Based Outreach and Engagement Strategies
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Webinar: Evidence-Based Outreach and Engagement Strategies

The webinar will specifically focus on evidence-based best practices, current and successful models and additional tips and techniques to expand on current outreach strategies for those involved in the criminal justice system, persons without shelter, youth, family and gender specific populations. Participants will be equipped with knowledge, models, tools and an action plan.

 Export to Your Calendar 4/29/2019
When: Monday, April 29, 2019
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: United States
Presenter: Kristina Padilla MA, IMF, LAADC, ICAADC, CGS
Contact: Diane Perez
(850) 878-2196

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This webinar is designed to assist in outreach and engagement strategies to reach specific populations in the state of Florida that are affected by substance use disorder. The webinar will specifically focus on evidence-based best practices, current and successful models and additional tips and techniques to expand on current outreach strategies for those involved in the criminal justice system, persons without shelter, youth, family and gender specific populations. Participants will be equipped with knowledge, models, tools and an action plan.

Objectives:

·         Define best practices of recruitment and outreach strategies for specific populations that may be affected by Substance Use Disorder

·         Demonstrate and discuss evidence based & successful models for each population

·         Develop community or regionally based outreach and engagement plans

Who should attend?

This webinar is designed for child welfare and family court staff and stakeholders working with parents in recovery, including clinicians, clinical supervisors, program managers, prevention agencies, community coalitions and executives in substance abuse and mental health agencies, Managing Entities and DCF program staff.

Presented by:

Kristina Padilla MA, IMF, LAADC, ICAADC, CGS is a leader with the California Consortium of Addiction Programs and Professionals (CCAPP), where she serves as the Director of Education overseeing CCAPP’s Education Department. She also is Director of Business Development for the organization wherein she travels throughout California and the nation bringing addiction focused businesses together to promote the profession, increase access to services and improve the quality of AOD service provision through education, business development, and investment in quality programming. Ms. Padilla led California’s innovative criminal justice program serving as the Offender Mentor Certification Program Director for three years where she managed 12 in-prison programs for training counselors. She worked closely with the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) in California prisons for the duration of the contract bringing innovation and growth to the state’s in custody treatment programming. Ms. Padillahas a Bachelor’s of Science in Criminal Justice Administration and a Master’s Degree in Counseling Psychology. Ms. Padilla is a Marriage and Family Therapist Intern, a Licensed Advanced Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselor (LAADC), and an International Certified Advanced Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselor (ICAADC). She is also a Certified Gang Specialist of the National Gang Crime Research Center (NGCRC) and is on the Board of Directors of the National Association of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender Addiction Professionals and their Allies (NALGAP). She sits on the Native American Training Institute (NATI) Advisory Board and is on the (OPG) Office of Problem Gambling Advisory Committee. She is also on the Board of Directors for the Women's Association of Addiction Treatment (WAAT) Board where she was the past Chair and currently serves as the Conference Chair. She is a past Board member of the Sacramento Chapter (NAMI) National Alliance on Mental Illness. Ms. Padilla is the Chief Academic Officer for the CCAPP Academy at CCAPP and Addiction Technology Transfer Center (ATTC) Trainer as well.

 
CEUs:
2 Continuing Education Units/Contact Hours are provided for this event
Florida Certification Board Approved Education Provider, #A-001
Florida Board of Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy and Mental Health Counseling Provider #50-676
Florida Board of Nursing Provider #50-676