Provider Academy

Mental Health Greensboro Provider Academy. Hypnosis Workshop.

Mental Health Greensboro provides a series of free workshops for all behavioral health and substance abuse providers and peer support specialists to gain current information about mental health and continuing education credit hours.  Addiction counselors and peer support specialists receive 1.5 NCSAPPB General Skill Building Hours for each session. These trainings are held on: 

2nd Tuesday of the month
3:00pm – 4:30pm
MHG Office, Classroom 1
700 Walter Reed Dr.,
Greensboro NC 27403

You must register to attend Provider Academy workshops. Although these valuable trainings are offered at no charge, providers who register and fail to show for two trainings without prior notification will be removed from future trainings and be required to re-register when the window opens.

Addiction counselors and peer support specialists receive 1.5 NCSAPPB General Skill Building or Substance Abuse Specific hours for each session.

Please find more information and register below for the following 2020 workshops.

Full Schedule

Peer Support as a Health Care Tool

Tuesday, February 25th, 2020. 3pm-4:30pm
Stephanie Rhodes, BSN, RN, CPSS
Director of Peer Support Services
Mental Health Greensboro

Clinical Hypnosis: A Complementary Modality to Modern Medicine and Health Care

Tuesday, March 24th, 2020. 3pm-4:30pm
Dr. Robert Merlin, BCH, CMH, MHt
Director of Merlin Centre for Hypnosis & Enlightenment Inc.
Palliative Care Team at Moses Cone and Annie Penn Hospitals

Medical Marijuana: The Good, The Bad, The Ugly

Tuesday, April 14th, 2020. 3:00pm-4:30pm
Sage Chioma MPH, CSAC
Prevention Project Coordinator
Alcohol & Drug Services of Guilford Inc.

Current Drug Trends

Tuesday, May 12th, 2020. 3:00pm-4:30pm
Angela Maxwell, MS, CSAPC, ICPS
Prevention and Early Intervention Services Director
Alcohol and Drug Services

Social Work and the Dangers of Burnout

Tuesday, June 9th, 2020. 3pm-4:30pm
Details coming soon

The Criminal Justice System and the Mentally Ill

Tuesday, July 9th, 2020. 3pm-4:30pm
Chris Bynum, MBA
Mental Health Case Coordinator 
The Center for Youth, Family, and Community Partnerships

The LGBTQ Community in Mental Health Treatment

Tuesday,August 11th, 2020, 3pm-4:30pm
Details coming soon.

A Glimpse into an Adolescent Mind

Monday, September 28th, 2020. 3pm-4:30pm
Jessica McCulley
The Ringer Center

Friends and Family: The Difficulties of Supporting a Loved One

Details coming soon.

Nutritional Deficiencies Associated with Mental Health Challenges

Details coming soon.

For more information, please contact us at: or 336-373-1402.