SBIRT in Schools Implementation Essentials

This three (3) hour SBIRT skill building workshop is designed for school health personnel who will be directly involved in implementing SBIRT in their schools. Participants will enhance their skills in conducting Brief Negotiated Interviews (BNI) use motivational interviewing (MI) concepts in student interviews, healthy behavior reinforcement, brief interventions, and referrals during the SBIRT process. Challenges identified in a school district’s implementation plan will be discussed and solutions developed.

Prerequisite: Participants must have attended the SBIRT I – Introduction Workshop to register for this course.

To request an SBIRT in Schools Implementation Essentials workshop in your district, please complete the SBIRT in Schools Training Request Form on the MASBIRT in Schools website.

October 10, 2017: 10AM - 1PM (REGISTRATION FULL)
SBIRT in Schools Implementation Essentials (REGISTRATION FULL)
Marblehead High School | Marblehead, MA

October 16, 2017: 9AM-12PM
SBIRT in Schools Implementation Essentials
RJ Grey Junior High School | Acton, MA

October 25, 2017: 8:30AM-11:30AM
SBIRT in Schools Implementation Essentials
Old Rochester Regional High School | Mattapoisett, MA

Additional dates for SBIRT Essentials Workshops are:

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 (Metrowest Region)
Tuesday, March 6, 2018 (West Region)
Wesnesday, March 7, 2018 (Central Region)
Friday, October 6, 2018 (Central Region)
Tuesday, March 13, 2018 (Northeast Region)
Wednesday, March 14, 2018 (Southeast Region)

Registration for the above dates will open in January 2018