The Matrix Model® is a comprehensive evidence-based treatment practice that has been used to treat those with substance use disorders for over 30 years. This training overview will offer the participant knowledge on what the model is and how it serves substance users and specifically it’s success with Methamphetamine users. Comprehensive as well as intensive, the Matrix Model® covers individual/conjoint therapy, early recovery skills, relapse prevention, family education, social support, and drug screening strategies, with participation in a Twelve Step program encouraged throughout. There will also be discussion on the Matrix Model for Criminal Justice Settings® and its practice in a variety of correctional settings including jails, community corrections, probation programs, drug courts, and prisons with the structure of an evidence-based treatment experience that combines education on both substances use and criminal thinking and behaviors.
• Explain how the Matrix Model® differs from other types of out-patient chemical dependency treatments with regards to treatment delivery.
• Describe the differences between the Matrix Model® and the Matrix Model for Criminal Justice settings.
• Explain the neurobehavioral issues regarding the brain, and the stages of recovery in context of the Matrix Model®.
• Apply knowledge of the spirit of Motivational Interviewing in treatment assimilation.
• Employ the Matrix Model® with various drugs of choice, with additional focus on Methamphetamine Users.
•Describe elements of the Matrix Model® with justice involved clients, Native Americans and other cross-cultural populations.
Application for continuing education credits are pending (CEU / CLE)
Date:March 26, 2019
Registration begins at 8:00 a.m.
Program begins at 9:30 a.m.
Location: Xenos Christian Fellowship
1394 Community Park Drive
Columbus, Ohio 43215
Cost: $30 / person
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175 South Third Street
Columbus, Ohio 43215
Terms & Conditions:
I am aware payment or arrangements for payment must be made prior to the event and I understand that I will receive confirmation upon completion of the registration processes but I am not officially registered until payment has been received and I have gotten a receipt of payment.
Cancellations must be made in writing/email to Todd Hollett (email@example.com) no later than one week prior to the event (March 18, 2019). All cancellations received after March 18, 2019 will not receive a refund of the registration fees.
Location: Xenos Main Auditorium, 1394 Community Park Drive, Columbus, OH 43229
Registration ends on March 22, 2019
Ohio Association of County Behavioral Health Authorities
175 South Third Street, Suite 900, Columbus, Ohio 43215 - Phone: 614-224-1111
Cheri L. Walter, Chief Executive Officer