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Addiction, mental health professionals are in demand

  • Trudy.Sharp
  • 3/13/2017 6:07:00 PM
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Careers are available for addiction and mental health professionals. Learn about your options.

OhioMHAS is hosting a student and provider workforce development forum on April 24 from 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM at Columbus State Community College.

The forum agenda will highlight information regarding workforce need and benefits. Students will have the opportunity to network with providers and other attendees in the field. Prospective employers will discuss crisis needs in the field, career pathways, internship and career opportunities.

Sheila Raye Charles is the featured forum speaker. Daughter of legendary icon Ray Charles, she is a powerful and dynamic advocate on recovery and the importance of an educated and skilled behavioral health workforce to address issues of addiction and recovery.

Offsite colleges and universities are also invited to participate via live-stream to maximize local community engagement and outreach.

Providers will have the opportunity to attend a free afternoon Recovery Oriented Systems of Care (ROSC) training with CEUs awarded.

View the event poster.

View the flier for more information.

Registration link.

Exhibitor Application Form.

For more information, contact Adreana Tartt, 614-466-9006

 

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