When

This Cohort will take place on the following dates from 9:30AM-4:30PM:

June 13, 14, 15, 18, 19 2018

Where

SPA 6 - Location TBD

 

Contact

Training and Education

trainingandeducation@hhcla.org

 

Curriculum 1: Care Coordination and Systems Navigation


Homeless Health Care Los Angeles is excited to announce no cost, regional training opportunities in collaboration with LAHSA that are available throughout Los Angeles County.

Curriculum 1: Care Coordination and Systems Navigation - Cohort E

 Course Description:

This entry-level course is designed for participants with limited to no professional experience in the homeless services sector. Through lecture-based presentations and interactive exercises, trainees will become familiar with the most current evidence-based practices in the field, and will begin applying these practices to service provision for various subpopulations within the homeless community. This course consists of 5 full-day trainings, which are 7 hours each. Participants will receive a Care Coordination and Systems Navigation Certificate upon completion of the 5-day course. 35-hour CEUs are available for this course from BRN, CAADE, CAMFT, CCAPP.


This five day, 35-hour course will instruct the following topics:

Day I – Landscape of Homelessness/Overview of Homeless Services 

Day II – Evidence-Based Practices: Trauma Informed Care (Including Self Care), Harm Reduction, Motivational Interviewing, Housing First, and Critical Time Intervention 

Day III – Boundaries, Ethics, Cultural Awareness, Cultural Humility and Cultural Competence 

Day IV – Housing First, Housing Programs/Subsidies, and Benefits 

Day V – Core Functions of Case Management: Outreach and Engagement, Assessment, Case Implementation/Systems Navigation, and Documentation/Evaluation

Course Measurement:

This course is measured through a pre and post-test, and participant demonstration of group activities and exercises that reinforce the learning objectives of each module.

Pre-requisites: None


Completion: 

Participants will receive a Care Coordination and Systems Navigation Certificate upon completion of the 5-day course. 35-hour CEUs are available for this course from BRN, CAADE, CAMFT, CCAPP.


Who should attend: Homeless services staff who have worked at their agency between 0-6 months.