Motivational Interviewing

This ICOY training provides an overview of motivational interviewing and its critical elements for effective practice: D.E.A.R.S, O.A.R.S, Decisional Balance, and Eliciting Change Talk. The main focus of motivational interviewing is to partner with the individual to enhance motivation and resolve ambivalence about making a behavior change. Compared with non-directive counseling, this method is more…

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IDHS Trauma Training: Immigration & Trauma

During this discussion we will explore the relationship between immigration, culture, and trauma. Specifically, delve into the psychological term “acculturation”. Together we will discuss how immigrants and children of immigrants deal with stressors, barriers, and the assimilation of a new society.    Two continuing education units (CEUs) will be available for participants with social work…

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CCBYS Supervisor Training

Through interactive engagement, this training will define the role of CCBYS supervisor and administrators by looking at standards, juvenile court act, MRAI, and agency practice.  During this two- and half-hour webinar, we will share important skills and day-to-day learning needed for new staff.  We will also focus on how to engage discretionary clients, community outreach,…

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IDHS Trauma Training: Culture & Trauma

Trauma has context. That context oftentimes has cultural and historical roots. This training will explore the relationship between trauma and culture by looking specifically at populations who are at high risk for experiencing trauma. Participants will also learn about the ways power and oppression impact trauma and access to resources. Lastly, participants will learn about…

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IDHS Trauma Training: Culture & Trauma

Trauma has context. That context oftentimes has cultural and historical roots. This training will explore the relationship between trauma and culture by looking specifically at populations who are at high risk for experiencing trauma. Participants will also learn about the ways power and oppression impact trauma and access to resources. Lastly, participants will learn about…

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ICOY Child Welfare Coalition Call

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Join ICOY and other membership organizations on a biweekly call to discuss key changes in the child welfare and youth-led arena. The goal is to create a child welfare system that prepares youth to become successful and self-sufficient. Illinois Collaboration on Youth (ICOY) seeks to focus the attention of Illinois’ elected officials in all branches…

Working with LGBTQIA+ Youth

Come out, Come out whoever you are! Please join us for an engaging training on coming out, leaning in and EVERYTHING in between with LGBTQIA+ youth. This interactive workshop will help workers know how to offer support to the “Alphabet” by identifying and discussing the unique stressors and needs of the community. You do not…

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IDHS Informational Session: CBAT-O Live Demos

Join us for a live demonstration on how to complete the CBAT-O along with office hours with the ICOY Trauma Team. This session allows you to ask individualized questions regarding this process.  Session Objectives:  See live examples of CBAT-O questions  Learn about Typeform and how to navigate the online assessment  Q&A with ICOY’s Trauma Team …

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Overview of eCornerstone

This introductory training will provide participants with an overview of the eCornerstone system including specific data entry information for CCBYS, Redeploy, Teen REACH and Homeless Youth programs. Participants will walk through the process of logging in to eCornerstone and entering client data from enrollment to discharge. By the end of the training, participants will be…

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IDHS Trauma Training: Impact of Trauma

Understanding the impact of trauma on the development of the brain and learning response strategies to build resilient youth and families. The trainers will cover adolescent development, childhood trauma, and resilience & recovery.    Two continuing education units (CEUs) will be available for participants with social work and professional counseling licenses.   Trainers: Jocelyn Vega, Heshima…

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IDHS Trauma Training: Impact of Trauma

Understanding the impact of trauma on the development of the brain and learning response strategies to build resilient youth and families. The trainers will cover adolescent development, childhood trauma, and resilience & recovery.      Two continuing education units (CEUs) will be available for participants with social work and professional counseling licenses.   Trainers: Jocelyn Vega, Heshima…

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ICOY Monthly Member Call

Register below for ICOY’s monthly member call where we’ll provide updates from state and federal agencies on topics related to your work. If you don’t currently belong to a member organization but would like to participate, reach out to Naihal Wajid for more information.