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Wednesday, January 4, 2023 from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM PST
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Tess Fowler 
VOA Al Forthan Scholarship 


Growth at a Time of Uncertainty with Daren Ford, LCSW.

Please join us for the upcoming training on Wednesday, January 4th for Growth at a Time of Uncertainty with Daren Ford, LCSW.

All proceeds go towards the Al Forthan Scholarship. 

Cost: $110 for full day of training (6 CEUs); $60 for half day of training (3 CEUs)


Growth at a Time of Uncertainty

Featuring: Daren Ford, LCSW

When: 8:30am-4:30pm


Whether you are a social worker, mental health provider, or work in the medical profession, it is nearly impossible to not have social or political uncertainty, let alone real conversation that will continue to come up with clients. This training focuses on how today’s political and social unrest impact our clients from a post traumatic  growth perspective, inspiring systemic change within self and community.


Daren Ford, LCSW

Daren Ford, LCSW is a mental health provider in private practice who specializes in complex trauma and traumatic growth. Daren has been working in the field of social work for over 17 years, facilitating trainings in trauma informed care and addiction medicine. He has also been faculty for Portland State University and Oregon Health and Science University, teaching students and medical providers about addictions, trauma, family systems, and how mental health impacts the overall community.


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If you have any questions please contact Tess Fowler at or call me at 503-802-0299