Training

Check out our calendar page to see current free trainings that are being offered in the community.

QPR is not intended to be a form of counseling or treatment. QPR is intended to offer Hope through positive interactions. It is intended to teach those who are in a position to recognize the warning signs, clues, and suicidal communication of people in trouble to ACT vigorously to prevent a possible tragedy. 

TIME:1-4 Hours 

COST: $6 per Individual 

TRAINERS: Kailyn Cook & Susy Lawler

CONTACT:  Copssa.albany@gmail.com

Just as CPR helps you assist an individual having a heart attack, Mental Health First Aid helps you assist someone experiencing a mental health or substance use-related crisis. In the Mental Health First Aid course, you learn risk factors and warning signs for mental health and addiction concerns, strategies for how to help someone in both crisis and non-crisis situations, and where to turn for help.

 

TIME: 8 Hours

COST: $19 per individual 

TRAINERS: Coming Soon 

CONTACT: Copssa.albany@gmail.com 

 

TiPS on Premise has been designed specifically for servers for alcohol. One will learn to follow acceptable standards of practice for serving alcoholic beverages. It will help create and sustain a relaxed and comfortable atmosphere for guests. Exercise a degree of control within the environment of social drinking. Influence aspects of drinking behavior to encourage responsible drinking. Confidently intervene in and resolve troublesome situations. Incorporate skills and expertise in a positive, meaningful, and profitable way. 

TIME: 4 Hours

COST: FREE

TRAINERS: Susy Lawler, MS, PPC

CONTACT: Susy Lawler at Slawler@co.albany.wy.us or 307-399-4032

Smoking Cessation is a 7-week program to help individuals quit or maintain abstinence from smoking or vaping. This group will teach individuals the tools and coping skills to be successful at quitting. 

 

TIME: 1.5 Hours

COST: FREE

GROUP LEADER: Susy Lawler, MS, PPC and Matthew Grovestein, Downtown Clinic Mental Health Intern

CONTACT: Susy Lawler at Slawler@co.albany.wy.us or 307-399-4032

Questions?