The Connection Training Sessions, Spring/Summer 2021 Courses

The Connection provides quality training and professional development designed to promote excellence in the human services field. Our Spring/Summer 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 Spring/Summer 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 2021 Training Catalog

Development Courses:

Understanding Traumatic Stress in
People Experiencing Homelessness
LGBTQ Cultural Competency Workshop:
Building Awareness & Promoting Allyship
Essential Skills for the Human Service Professional
Sexual Harassment Prevention Training:
Cultivating a Respectful Workplace
Personal Efficiency: Your Guide
to Ultimate Productivity
Coping with COVID Trauma
Serving Those Who Serve: Providing
Supportive Services to Our Veterans
Using the Stages of Change Model
to Promote Behavior Change
Emotional Intelligence for Human Service Providers
Beyond Grief: Supporting Individuals Through Loss

Criminal Justice Training Courses:

Evidence-Based Approaches
to Working with Forensic Clients
June 16, 2021 (10:00am – 12:00pm)
Spoiler title
How Being Trauma-Informed Improves Criminal Justice System Responses
April 28, 2021 (1:00pm – 2:30pm)
Prosocial Role Modeling in Criminal Justice Programming
Risk-Need-Responsivity Model

Clinical Best Practice Courses:

Intersectionality & Addiction: Providing Evidence-Based Treatment to Women in Recovery
Introduction to the Science of
Cognitive and Emotional Adaptability

Microsoft Excel Training Courses:

Microsoft Excel Training, Part 1:
Getting Started with the Basics
Microsoft Excel Training, Part 2:
Exploring Data and Creating Reports

Leadership Development Courses:

Leadership Academy: Becoming a Leader
Managing Employee Retention &
Engagement for Remote Workers
Leadership Academy: Team Building Skills

Questions about our trainings?

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