Education

Trainings at Cherry Health

To register for an upcoming training, please click the ‘Register Here’ button below. Trainings begin promptly, so please plan your arrival to accommodate parking and sign-in using this map for your convenience. If you are more than 10 minutes late, you may forfeit your ability to get Continuing Education credits.

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Any patient information you may see or hear, either incidentally or by attending courses, must be kept confidential. Cherry Health and programs will strictly adhere to all federal, state, and organizational policies relating to patient, client and employee confidentiality.

Cherry Health is an approved provider for the following accrediting entities. Educational events may not be approved by all entities. Please verify with the accrediting body that applies to your licensure/certification.

Cherry Health, Provider #1122, is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved as ACE providers. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. Cherry Health maintains responsibility for this course. ACE provider approval period: 12/19/18 – 12/19/21.

Workforce Development a program of Cherry Health, program sponsor #299170030, is approved as a continuing education program sponsor by the Michigan Board of Dentistry michigan.gov, through the Michigan Continuing Education Sponsorship Program. Cherry Health maintains responsibility for the program: 8/2017 – 8/2021.

Upcoming Trainings – to comply with social distancing guidelines, seating will be limited. Registration is based on a first come, first serve basis.

C432.M ASAM Criteria: for Substance-Related & Co-occurring Conditions – Beginning Level for All (BA)
Date(s):Thursday, December 10, 2020; 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. Click here for more information
Location for 12/10/2020: 669 Stocking NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49504, Westside Health Center, Connection Conference Room
Date(s): Tuesday, January 12, 2021; 1 – 4 p.m. Click here for more information
Wednesday, March 10, 2021; 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. Click here for more information
Location for 1/12/21 & 3/10/21: 100 Cherry St. SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503, Heart of the City, Grand River Conference Room

C133.M Alcohol Use Disorders – Basics – Beginning Level for All (BA)
Date(s): Tuesday, January 19, 2021; 1 – 4 p.m. Click here for more information
Location: Virtual – Live Interactive Webinar via BlueJeans
Facilitator(s): Kayleen DePue, MA, LPC, CCS, CADC
Continuing Education Hours: 3.0 CEs: Social Work Continuing Education Contact Hours – PENDING; MCBAP Specific Hours; and Professional Development
Resources:
Virtual Training Guidelines & Requirements

C255.M “Games Criminals Play” Professional Conduct and Boundaries for Behavioral Health and Substance Use Professionals – Intermediate Level for All (IA)
Date(s): Thursday, January 28, 2021; 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. Click here for more information
Location: Virtual – Live Interactive Webinar via BlueJeans
Facilitator(s): Kayleen DePue, MA, LPC, CCS, CADC
Continuing Education Hours: 3.0 CEs: Social Work Continuing Education Contact Hours – PENDING; MCBAP Specific Hours; and Professional Development
Resources:
Virtual Training Guidelines & Requirements

C160.M Gender-Specific SUD Treatment Needs of Women – Beginning Level for All (BA)
Date(s): Part 1: Wednesday, February 3, 2021; 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. and Part 2: Friday, February 5, 2021; 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. Click here for more information
Part 1: Tuesday, February 23, 2021; 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. and Part 2: Thursday, February 25, 2021; 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. Click here for more information
Participants must attend both sessions to receive credit, no partial credit will be given
Location: Virtual – Live Interactive Webinar via BlueJeans
Facilitator(s): Kayleen DePue, MA, LPC, CCS, CADC
Continuing Education Hours: 4.0 CEs: Social Work Continuing Education Contact Hours – PENDING; MCBAP Specific Hours; and Professional Development.
Resources:
Virtual Training Guidelines & Requirements

C161.M Core Competencies of Addiction Counselors: (a) The Disease of Addiction and (b) Psychoactive Drugs (IC&RC content)
Date(s): Part 1: Tuesday, February 9, 2021; 1 – 3 p.m. and Part 2: Thursday, February 11, 2021; 1 – 3 p.m. Click here for more information
Participants must attend both sessions to receive credit, no partial credit will be given
Location: Virtual – Live Interactive Webinar via BlueJeans
Facilitator(s): Kayleen DePue, MA, LPC, CCS, CADC
Continuing Education Hours: 4.0 CEs: MCBAP Specific Hours and Professional Development
Resources:
Virtual Training Guidelines & Requirements

C162.M Core Competencies of Addiction Counselors: (a) Screening, Intake, Orientation and (b) Assessment, Treatment Planning, Counseling (IC&RC content)
Date(s): Part 1: Tuesday, March 2, 2021; 1 – 3 p.m. and Part 2: Thursday, March 4, 2021; 1 – 3 p.m. Click here for more information
Participants must attend both sessions to receive credit, no partial credit will be given
Location: Virtual – Live Interactive Webinar via BlueJeans
Facilitator(s): Kayleen DePue, MA, LPC, CCS, CADC
Continuing Education Hours: 4.0 CEs: MCBAP Specific Hours and Professional Development
Resources:
Virtual Training Guidelines & Requirements

C163.M Core Competencies of Addiction Counselors: (a) Case Management, Crisis Intervention, and (b) Client and Family Education, Referral, Report and Record Keeping, and Consultation (IC&RC content)
Date(s): Part 1: Tuesday, March 23, 2021; 1 – 3 p.m. and Part 2: Thursday, March 25, 2021; 1 – 3 p.m. Click here for more information
Participants must attend both sessions to receive credit, no partial credit will be given
Location: Virtual – Live Interactive Webinar via BlueJeans
Facilitator(s): Kayleen DePue, MA, LPC, CCS, CADC
Continuing Education Hours: 4.0 CEs: MCBAP Specific Hours and Professional Development
Resources:
Virtual Training Guidelines & Requirements

C125.M Stages of Change – The Trans-Theoretical Model (TTM) – Beginning Level for All (BA)
Date(s): Wednesday, March 31, 2021; 1 – 3 p.m. Click here for more information
Location: Virtual – Live Interactive Webinar via BlueJeans
Facilitator(s): Kayleen DePue, MA, LPC, CCS, CADC
Continuing Education Hours: 2.0 CEs: Social Work Continuing Education Contact Hours – PENDING; MCBAP Specific Hours; Michigan Dental Board; and Professional Development
Resources:
Virtual Training Guidelines & Requirements

C180.M Medications for Treatment of Behavioral Health and Substance Related Disorders– Beginning Level for All (BA)
Date(s): Wednesday, April 7, 2021; 1 – 2:30 p.m. Click here for more information
Friday, May 21, 2021; 2 – 3:30 p.m. Click here for more information
Location: Virtual – Live Interactive Webinar via GoToMeeting
Facilitator(s): Brett Gingrich, PharmD & Taylor Pettit-Rademaker, LMSW, CAADC
Continuing Education Hours: 1.5 CEs: Social Work Continuing Education Contact Hours – PENDING; MCBAP Specific Hours – PENDING; and Professional Development
Resources:
Virtual Training Guidelines & Requirements

C123.M Ethics in Integrated Care– Beginning Level for All (BA)
Date(s): Thursday, April 8, 2021; 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. (lunch break 12 – 1 p.m.) Click here for more information
Location: Virtual – Live Interactive Webinar via BlueJeans
Facilitator(s): Sue Bruggink, MA, LLP, CAADC, Kayleen DePue, MA, LPC, CCS, CADC & Taylor Pettit-Rademaker, LMSW, CAADC
Continuing Education Hours: 6.0 CEs: Social Work Continuing Education Contact Hours – PENDING; MCBAP Specific Hours – PENDING; and Professional Development
Resources:
Virtual Training Guidelines & Requirements 

C164.M Core Competencies of Addiction Counselors: Prevention and Treatment of HIV/AIDS and Sexually Transmitted Infections (IC&RC content)
Date(s): Tuesday, April 13, 2021; 1 – 3 p.m. Click here for more information
Location: Virtual – Live Interactive Webinar via BlueJeans
Facilitator(s): Kayleen DePue, MA, LPC, CCS, CADC
Continuing Education Hours: 2.0 CEs: MCBAP Specific Hours – PENDING and Professional Development
Resources:
Virtual Training Guidelines & Requirements

C147.M Reefer Madness: A Closer Look at Cannabis– Beginning Level for All (BA)
Date(s): Tuesday, April 27, 2021; 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. Click here for more information
Location: Virtual – Live Interactive Webinar via GoToMeeting
Facilitator(s): Taylor Pettit-Rademaker, LMSW, CAADC
Continuing Education Hours: 3.0 CEs: Social Work Continuing Education Contact Hours – PENDING; MCBAP Specific Hours – PENDING; and Professional Development
Resources:
Virtual Training Guidelines & Requirements

Student Tours

All tours will be held at Heart of the City Health Center in the Grand River conference room. Grand River conference room is located on the 2nd floor at Heart of the City Health Center (100 Cherry Street SE). There is a free parking in the parking ramp off Cherry Street and LaGrave Avenue. Take the elevator in the center of the parking garage to the second floor, take a left off the elevator, the Grand River Room will be in between the two Maple Health Home waiting lobbies. For your convenience, a map is available here. Tours will start promptly at the time indicated. Tours are available for all students, in all disciplines. Tours are limited to 20 students per tour, first come first serve basis. Registration is required, please register in advance by emailing info@cherryhealth.com.

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