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.

NOTE: This training DOES NOT replace SBIRT in Schools Training requirement for DESE licensure for school nurses or the training requirement for school health personnel involved in SBIRT screening.

February 15, 2019 (8:00AM-11:00AM)
SBIRT in Schools Implementation Essentials
Westwood Public Schools | Westwood, MA

February 25, 2019 (11:30AM - 2:30PM)
SBIRT in Schools Implementation Essentials
East Bridgewater Jr/Sr High School | East Bridgewater, MA

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