Tag: community nonprofits

Leader as Coach

The Leader as Coach Today, more than ever before, leaders at all levels are called upon to continuously develop their team’s capacity to succeed. A key differentiator between high performing teams and others is the leader’s ability to effectively address the coaching and development needs of all employees. In this action oriented and hands-on workshop,… Read more »

Mindful Practice in the Treatment of Members of the LGBTQI Community

Mindful Practice in the Treatment of Members of the LGBTQI Community This training will focus upon the many unique issues facing members of the LGBTQI community and the impact of those issues upon the treatment process. It is imperative for the practitioner to understand the diversity within the community as well as within each individual… Read more »

Addressing Gender Specific Issues Continuing Ed Training

Addressing Gender Specific Issues in the Treatment Process This course will review the etiology and symptoms of both Women’s and Men’s Gender Specific issues and their impact upon the client’s thinking, emotions, and behaviors. Issues such as societal pressures, clinical prevalence of specific mental health disorders and substance use, and the issues of gender specific… Read more »

Vicarious Trauma Training – 5 CECs

Vicarious Trauma Managing the Fire Without Getting Burned by the Flames This course reviews the impact of vicarious trauma, contertransferance, and compassion fatigue on the burnout process. The training content will assist the participant in identifying the signs and symptoms of each, as well as the difference in impact between direct trauma and vicarious trauma… Read more »

Total Charitable Donations In Connecticut Rises; Number Of Individuals Giving Falls

Total Charitable Donations In Connecticut Rises; Number Of Individuals Giving Falls By Hayley Harding | June 21, 2018 | Hartford Courant Total charitable donations are on the rise in Connecticut, but fewer people are giving, a report released last week from the Connecticut Council for Philanthropy found. In its Connecticut Giving Report, the council shared… Read more »

Current Trends in Street Drugs & Prescription Medications

Current Trends in Street Drugs & Prescription Medications In this full-day training, participants will review the major categories of the substances of abuse, obtain updates on traditional drugs of abuse, and learn about the range of synthetic drugs that are flooding the street. In addition, new Medical Assisted Treatement (MAT) options will be reviewed. This… Read more »

Understanding Cross Sector Collaboration in Connecticut Cities

Alliance Rocky Hill office – 35 Cold Spring Rd, Bldg 500, Rocky Hill Presented by the Erin Graves, Senior Policy Analyst, Policy Advisor Regional & Community Outreach, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston Many institutions, foundations, governments and organizations across the U.S. identify cross-sector collaboration as a key part of effective governance and community impact. However,… Read more »

OP-ED | Converting State Human Service Programs To Community-based Saves Money & Quality Care

OP-ED | Converting State Human Service Programs To Community-based Saves Money & Quality Care By Gian-Carl Casa | March 28, 2018 | CTNewsJunkie As Connecticut struggles with state budget problems, the leaders of community nonprofits say the State can provide necessary and essential services at a lower cost by converting more state human services programs… Read more »

Nonprofit Alliance Week I

Nonprofit Alliance Week For the twelfth year, we will once again convene CT Nonprofit Alliance Weeks at the Capitol during the 2018 Legislative Session, at the State Capitol/Legislative Office Building in Hartford. This flagship event provides the opportunity for 100 organizations exhibiting over the course of two, week-long events, to collectively highlight the diversity and… Read more »