Upcoming Events

JUNE COCA Calendar

March Featured Events

TRAINING: CRS Training
March 25 – May 20, 2017
Easy Does It, Inc.
1300 Hilltop Rd., Leesport, PA

This training is required for all those seeking CRS certification. Join at EDI this spring. Call (610) 373-2463 for more information. CLICK HERE to view a flyer.
 
 

EVENT: Time to Talk
Monday, March 27, 2017
7:00 – 8:30 p.m.
Saint Andrew United Methodist Church
611 Swamp Creek Road, Bechtelsville, PA

This program is specifically designed for parents of students of all ages, elementary through high school. Prevention experts will discuss how and when to start the conversation with your child about drugs and alcohol. It’s time to talk. CLICK HERE for more information about this event!

TRAINING: Responding to Synthetic Drug Abuse – A Professional Roadmap
Friday, March 31, 2017
9:00 a.m.  – 4:00 p.m.
McGlinn Conference Center
460 St. Bernardine Street, Reading, PA 19607
Trainer: Martha L. Thompson
Cost: $15

This workshop will address the new trends in synthetic drug use. CLICK HERE for more information and to register for this training.

April Featured Events

TRAINING: CRS Training
Beginning April 1, 2017
West Lawn United Methodist Church
Reiner Education Building, Room 109
15 Woodside Ave., West Lawn, PA 19609

This training is required for all those seeking CRS certification. For more information about this training through Behavioral Health Education Services please CLICK HERE.

TRAINING: Screening and Assessment
Thursday, April 20, 2017
9:00 a.m.  – 4:00 p.m.
Reading Hospital School of Health Sciences
1025 Old Wyomissing Road, Reading, PA 19611
Trainer: Nancy Milliron
Cost: $15

This course addresses the requirements for drug and alcohol screening and assessment of adults in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. CLICK HERE for more information and to register for this training.

TRAINING: Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder and Other Fetal Drug Effects
Friday, April 28, 2017
9:00 a.m.  – 4:00 p.m.
Reading Hospital School of Health Sciences
1025 Old Wyomissing Road, Reading, PA 19611
Trainer: Kenneth Dickinson
Cost: $15

This training will explore the range of effects that can occur in an individual who was prenatally exposed to alcohol or other drugs. CLICK HERE for more information and to register.

May Featured Events

TRAINING: Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and Addiction
Tuesday, May 16, 2017
9:00 a.m.  – 4:00 p.m.
McGlinn Conference Center
460 St. Bernardine Street, Reading, PA 19607
Trainer: Elizabeth Jackson
Cost: $15

This workshop will explore the complex and sometimes fatal relationship between post-traumatic stress disorder and addiction. CLICK HERE for more information and to register for this training.

June Featured Events

TRAINING: Basic HIV
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
9:00 a.m.  – 4:00 p.m.
McGlinn Conference Center
460 St. Bernardine Street, Reading, PA 19607
Trainer: Elizabeth Jackson
Cost: $15

This course will outline the connections between substance use disorders and HIV disease.  CLICK HERE for more information and to register for this training.

EVENT: Problem Gambling Awareness Town Hall
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Easy Does It, Inc.
1300 Hilltop Rd., Leesport, PA

Come for this FREE evening to learn more about problem gambling. Dinner is included. For more information about this training through Behavioral Health Education Services please CLICK HERE.