ABC University

ABC University is a training institute designed for those providing services in the wellness* profession as well as individuals and parents and/or guardians of children wanting to enhance personal development. We strive to provide outstanding training opportunities for mental health clinicians, parents, adults, service providers, legal personnel and other helping professionals.

Workshops & Training

ABC University hosts three staple trainings throughout the year on a rotating cycle with qualified facilitators. In addition, several relevant subject matters pertinent for the professional and personal development of workers in mental health field throughout the course of the year, are also held.

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy

CBT is based on the Cognitive Model of Emotional Response. Cognitive-behavioral therapy is based on the idea that our thoughts cause our fellings and behaviors, not external things like people, situation and events. The benfit of this fact is that we change the way we think, to feel/act better, even if the situation does not change.

Workshop consist of, but isn’t  limited to:

Introduction to Cognitive Behavioral Training

  • CBT’s 12 Basic Principles
  • Shaping New Thinking
  • Positive

Crisis Intervention Training

Crisis Intervention is based on Trauma-Informed Care Principles as defined by the National Association of State Mental Health Program (NASMHP). We focus on models designed to minimize or eliminate the need for physical restraint, which has proven to be high risk for staff and consumers. Our core training focuses on prevention, de-escalation, trauma sensitive interventions. Our target population includes: Pre-teen, adolescent, adult and the elderly.

Workshop consist of, but isn’t limited to:

  • Non-Violent Crisis Management Principles
  • Psycho-physiology of Stress, Anger, Trauma
  • Crisis Intervention/ De-Escalation

No Clock Hour Credit Given

CPR & First Aid by: First Response

This fun & interactive CPR course covers Adult/Child CPR/AED as well as pediatric first aid including managing a blocked airway and infant CPR if appropriate for the audience. Includes hands-on AED training. This course will be tailored to meet the needs of preschool, school age children and adults as  apprioriate. Course meets the requirements outlined by NECPA, Bright from the start, NAEYC, DBHDD and DSS. Also meets the requirements for elder care professionals.

  • CPR & First Aid  for Mental Health Professionals
  • CPR & First Aid for Childcare Professionals
  • Provider Certification upon completion

No Clock Hour Credit Given

TESTIMONIALS

About Our Trainers & Training

“I thoroughly enjoyed the CBT training, it was informative, concise and surprisingly fun!”

– Workshop Attendee

“This is my second training with ABC University and it won't be my last. The instructors are upbeat, friendly and extremely knowledgeable.||

– Workshop Attendee

REGISTRATION INFORMATION

$85 individuals
$75/person for groups of 3 or more

Includes:
Materials & “proof of course”.
Lunch on your own.
(Eateries within walking distance)

PHYSICAL ADDRESS

ABC University
3554 Habersham at Northlake Pkwy.
Tucker, GA. 30084
Upstairs Training Room

(NOTE: When using Google or Mapquest, please use 3547 Habersham at Northlake and look for Bldg. H upon your arrival.)

We are approved by the NBCC (National Board for Certified Counselors) as an Approved Continuing Education Provider.