Professional Trainings

All trainings are currently via Zoom.  Contact Wendy for more info:    (800) 565-2575

RCCMHC hosts FREE trainings throughout the year based on needs that are identified by our community. CEUs are usually available.


Some trainings are hosted at our Cultural Outreach and Advisory Council meetings which are held on 3rd Thursdays (3:00 to 5:00) Other trainings will be listed here as they become available thoughout the year.


Click on a box below to read more about a training and to register.  You can also watch (or re-watch) recorded trainings. 

If you need funds to host your own training or if you need a scholarship to attend a training that charges a fee, please scroll below to learn about  our Professional Training and Scholarship Fund.

Upcoming Events

  • LGBTQ & Gender Affirming Mental Health for Youth
    Oct 21, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM
    Learn strategies to support LGBTQ youth mental health and provide and gender affirming mental health (“as you are”) services. Learn about specific LGBTQ resources and local agencies providing services.
  • Parent/Caregiver Mental Illness
    Nov 18, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM
    Learn strategies to tailor your programs/supports to meet the mental health needs of youth and their parents. Discuss discrimination, stigma, symptom-related issues, and child welfare involvement for parents with mental illness. FREE training takes place during our Advisory Council. CEUs available.
  • Exposure to Community Violence
    Dec 16, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM
    Strategies to support youth who have been directly or indirectly exposed to community violence (including media exposure.) This FREE training takes place during our Cultural Outreach meeting. CEUs available.
  • The Whole Story: Children's Mental Health
    Time is TBD
    Download Video
    You can watch this training film by clicking on this link which is also located at the bottom of this page. No registration is needed but feel free to send us your questions/comments!
  • Suicide (Self Harm) Prevention
    Sep 30, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM CDT
    This FREE training takes place during our Advisory Council. CEUs are available. The training meets criteria established by the MN Professional Educator Licensing and Standards Board for the purposes of renewing a teaching license. Committee discussion will focus on the needs described below.
  • Transition Back to School & Youth Mental Health
    Aug 19, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM
    How to support youth mental health and emerging mental health challenges as students transition back to in-person school. This FREE training is held during our Advisory Council meeting. CEUs are available.
  • Community Feedback & Care Planning (Culturally Responsive & Trauma Informed)
    Jun 17, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM
    Large group community feedback (Culturally Specific systems of care, increased youth mental health needs, Cambia Hills closure, and recently reported needs/gaps.) Small groups to generate ideas for care plans....