Training

Welcome to the New Vista Academy. We are the training department at New Vista!

New Vista 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 [email protected].

Adult Peer Support Training

Monday, October 11th, 2021 - Virtual Training via Zoom

New Vista is approved by the Kentucky Department of Behavioral Health to present this 30-hour program offering the curriculum required to become a certified Adult Peer Support Specialist in Kentucky. Trainings are open to anyone in recovery from mental health, substance use or co-occurring disorder interested in working as a PSS. This training is virtual via zoom, video and audio participation are mandatory. Seating is limited and we do not keep a waitlist.

Cost $300*

Monday, October 11th - Friday October 15th

9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Daily

* Self-pay participants may request a reduced fee scholarship application when they submit their program application.

Click here to download the application! Submit your finalized application to [email protected] or [email protected]

Questions? Contact Ariel Appling at 859.253.1686 ext 1205 or email [email protected]

Introduction to Motivational Interviewing (2 day)

Tuesday, October 12th, 2021 - Virtual Training via Zoom

This two-day workshop will introduce participants to essential Motivational Interviewing (MI) processes, concepts and skills, concentrating on small group practice exercises. This training is virtual via zoom, video and audio participation are mandatory. 

Facilitator - Ali Hall, JD

Cost: $205

Tuesday, October 12th - Wednesday October 13th

9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Daily

12 CEU Credits - LPCC, LCSW, Psychology. LMFT - apply individually.

Questions? Contact Ariel Appling at 859.253.1686 ext 1205 or email [email protected] 

Motivational Interviewing Supervision

Thursday, October 14th, 2021 - Virtual training via Zoom

This one day workshop will help participants provide effective supervision for Motivational Interviewing (MI) use. Participants will apply a partnering-for-change evaluation framework, use mirrored feedback in practice activities and prepare coaching plans. The session will also briefly explore incorporating MI into their ways to enhance and sustain MI practice in their teams. This training is virtual via zoom, video and audio participation are mandatory. 

Facilitator - Ali Hall, JD

Cost: $105

Thursday, October 14th

9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

6 CEU Credits - LPCC, LCSW, Psychology. LMFT - apply individually

Questions? Contact Ariel Appling at 859.253.1686 x 1205 or [email protected]