Trainings & Events

 

  •  Opioid Overdose Response Program

An overdose can happen to anyone.  Would you know what to do?  In this one hour class you will learn how to:

  1. identify various legal and illegal drugs, including heroin, fentanyl, oxycodone
  2. recognize the signs and symptoms of overdose
  3. perform rescue breathing
  4. give intra-nasal naloxone, a medication that reverses the effects of an overdose by restoring the person’s ability to breathe
  5. care for the individual until help arrives

The next trainings will be held on Monday, February 26, and Monday, March 26th, 2018 at 9:00 a.m. For more information and to register for  the training, contact shunt@howardcountymd.gov or call 410-313-6202.


  • Transgender Individuals:  What Clinicians Need to Know

Friday, January 26, 2018, 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm,  1.5 CE  Credits Offered.

The THRIVE Center,

6310 Stevens Forest Road, Suite 100,

Columbia, MD 21046

Attendees of this presentation can expect to:

  • Learn the vocabulary and concepts associated with what it means to be transgender
  • Distinguish between myths and facts about transgender people
  • Understand the issues faced by the transgender population
  • Familiarize themselves with the process of gender transition

Please RSVP to Sara Love at Sara.Love@mythrive.net

** Space is limited to a maximum of 20 people


  • 14th Annual BHA Child, Adolescent and Young Adult Services Conference
    Integrating Clinical Intervention Within A Behavioral Health Approach
    Date: Tuesday, March 13, 2018
    Location: Martin’s West, Baltimore MD
    Contact Person: Joan Smith, 1-410-221-2529​
    Conference Fee: $55.  To register, click here

  • 2nd Annual Recovery Support Integration Conference

Recovery Oriented Systems of Care for Behavioral Health Systems
Thursday, March 29, 2018, 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Temple Oheb Shalom, 7310 park heights avenue, Baltimore, MD 21208
Conference fee: $55, (includes continental breakfast & lunch)

For more information and a copy of the flyer click here.


  • 2018 Behavioral Health Administration (BHA) Annual Conference
    Date: Wednesday, May 2, 2018
    Location: Martin’s West, Baltimore, MD
    Contact Person: Wendy Baysmore, wbaysmor@som.umaryland.edu ​​
    Conference Fee: $95; Student rate: $55 (limited seating).  For more information and to register, click here

  • Maryland’s 30th Annual Suicide Prevention Conference
    Date:  Wednesday, October 3, 2018
    Location: Martin’s West, Baltimore MD
    Contact Person: Janel Cubbage, janel.cubbage@maryland.gov ​
    Conference Fee: $95; Student rate: $55 (limited seating) .  For more information, click here