The Connection Training Sessions, Fall/Winter 2020–2021 Courses Now Enrolling

The Connection provides quality training and professional development designed to promote excellence in the human services field. Our Fall/Winter catalog is now available and enrollment is open for all sessions.

We have a deep commitment to keeping our staff, clients, and community partners safe and healthy during this time. All our Fall/Winter courses will be offered virtually via Zoom.

Click the cover image below to browse the full training catalog for descriptions, presenter information as well as important information about our policies and registration. To register, click on the course titles below and select a training date.

Click to view/download the 2020–2021 Training Catalog

Professional Development Courses:

Sexual Harassment Prevention Training: Cultivating a Respectful Workplace

Introduction to the Science of Cognitive and Emotional Adaptability

Using the Stages of Change Model to Promote Behavior Change

Understanding Traumatic Stress in People Experiencing Homelessness

Question, Persuade, and Refer (QPR): Suicide Prevention Training

Overcoming Barriers: Working with LGBT Adolescents

Strategies to Resolve Conflict and De-escalate Crises

Creating Healing Environments for Foster Children

The Intersection of Mental Illness and Substance Use Disorders

Re-Entry and Employment for the Formerly Incarcerated

Clinical Best Practice Courses:

Leadership Development Courses:

Leadership Academy: Performance Management

Leadership Academy: Becoming a Leader

Leadership Academy: Developing a Customer Service Orientation for Supervisors

Leadership Academy: Motivational Interviewing for Supervisors

Leadership Academy: Team Building Skills

Leadership Academy: Project Management

Transitioning from an Employee to Supervisor

Questions about our trainings?

Contact Nikita Joslyn, Training & Staff Development Specialist at 860 343-5500 x2110