Training

Welcome to the Bluegrass Academy. We are the training department at Bluegrass!

Bluegrass Academy offers a range of classes and learning opportunities for behavioral health professionals. From continuing education courses that meet state licensing board requirements to state approved curriculums for targeted case managers, community support associates and peer support specialists, we offer options to fit your needs and schedule. If you are looking for a training not listed or would like to request a speaker for your group, please contact Julie Gosky, M.Ed LPCC Corporate Director of Professional Development at 859.253.1686 or training@bluegrass.org


Upcoming Events

LPCC Ethics

Thursday, September 28, 2017, Newtown Training Room, Building 3, 1351 Newtown Pike, Lexington, KY 40511

This course focuses on the legal and ethical responsibilities of professional counselors and associates. Particular focus will be given to the KY LPCC Code of Ethics as outlined in 201 KAR 36:040.

Cost $25

1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

3 CEU Credits - LPCC Board

 

Domestic Violence and Elder Abuse

Friday, October 6, 2017, Newtown Training Room - Building 3, 1351 Newtown Pike, Lexington, KY 40511

This session will provide an overview of domestic violence and elder abuse, neglect and exploitation as required by Kentucky Statute and equip counselors with the information necessary to better support their clients.

Cost $25

9:00 a.m - 12:00 p.m.

3 CEU Credits - LPCC, Social Work, CADC; Psychology - pending, LMFT - apply individually

To register email Tianna Wormley at trwormley@bluegrass.org or call 859.1686 ext. 1205

 

Cultural Competency Skills for Counselors

Thursday, October 12, 2017, Newtown Training Room - Building 3, 1351 Newtown Pike, Lexington, KY 40511

This course explores various approaches for acknowledging and overcoming biases in order to effectively serve clients holding differing cultural identities.

Cost $100

9:00 a.m - 4:30 p.m.

6 CEU Credits - LPCC, CADC, 6.5 CEU Credits Social Work, Psychology - pending, LMFT approval pending for 1/4/18 training only

To register email Tianna Wormley at trwormley@bluegrass.org or call 859.1686 ext. 1205

 

Targeted Case Management - Core SMI, SED, SUD

Monday, October 16, 2017, Newtown Training Room - Building 3, 1351 Newtown Pike, Lexington, KY 40511

State approved Targeted Case Management certification training

October 16 - October 20

Cost $ 100 per day

9:00 a.m - 4:00 p.m. daily

To register email Tianna Wormley at trwormley@bluegrass.org or call 859.1686 ext. 1205

 

Compassion Fatigue

Wednesday, November 1, 2017, Newtown Training Room, Building 3, 1351 Newtown Pike, Lexington, KY 40511

This training is designed to educate clinicians on signs of compassion fatigue and build skills to address compassion fatigue.

Cost $100

8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

8 CEU Credits - Social Work, Psychology - pending, CADC, LPCC, LMFT - apply individually

To register email Tianna Wormley at trwormley@bluegrass.org or call 859.1686 ext. 1205