Training Calendar




IIAR 2015 Workshops

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PROBLEM AND COMPULSIVE GAMBLING:

COUNSELOR TRAINING 2015

 

Description of workshop:

This training will consist of a 30-hour course delivered throughout a five-day series. It will provide participants with the requisite knowledge for the State of Illinois written certification exam for counselors of problem and compulsive gambling. It also meets the coursework requirements for the national gambling certification. At the end of this workshop, participants will have developed a strong clinical base for compulsive gambling issues as well as cultural competencies and client-centered treatment for compulsive gamblers and their families. Training participants will be visiting the local casino as part of the training.

Presented by: the Staff of the Illinois Institute for Addiction Recovery

Workshop cost: $700.00 (must attend all 5 days)

Dates of Workshop: Monday, October 12; Tuesday, October 13;
Wednesday, October 14; Thursday, October 15; Friday, October 16

CEUs: 30 (must attend all five days)

Registration begins at: 8:15 am

Training begins: promptly at 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Location: Unity Point Health – Proctor

                at The Hult Center for Healthy Living

                5215 N. Knoxville Ave. Peoria, IL 61614

Refreshments provided, lunch on your own

Registration info:

  • To register call: Sandy Henson at 309-691-1055.
  • Or register the first day of the workshop.