An Introduction to Motivational Interviewing
How can we help people to make healthy choices? Take this course to learn how to work with clients to give them the tools to make their own health decisions.
Combination Prevention – Working with Clients to Stop HIV Transmission
Also known as: Healthy Options to Promote Sexual Health and Prevent HIV.
Take this course and learn about the new HIV prevention options and how to work with clients to help them create a combination prevention plan.
Drop Your Assumptions and Pick Up the Evidence: Strategies for Communication with Parents about Vaccines
Recent data suggest that vaccine hesitancy is a growing problem, specifically the number of parents who are opting children out of required school entry immunizations for non-medical reasons. Take this course to learn communication strategies that address the concerns of vaccine hesitant parents.
Early Relational Health in the Primary Care Office Visit
Learn about resources that are available for parents and caregivers to engage with their young children in ways that enhance brain development. One of the resources shared in this course will be the Vroom app which provides science-based tips and tools to inspire families to turn shared, everyday moments into Brain Building Moments.
Fostering COVID-19 Vaccine Confidence In Russian and Ukrainian-Speaking Communities: A Training for Providers
This course is designed to help healthcare providers who work with Russian- and Ukrainian-speaking patients better address vaccine hesitancy and foster COVID-19 vaccine confidence within these communities.
Foundations of Testing and Navigation (FTN) Screening Application
Apply to be considered for the blended learning Foundations of Testing and Navigation (FTN) course. This course will fulfill training requirements for staff who conduct HIV testing in Texas DSHS community based organizations and funded clinics.
This is an update of the FTN course for staff who have been formerly trained with FCT and/or PBC. This course will include updated information about status neutral navigation, combination prevention, and home testing.
Great MINDS - ASD Standardized Autism Screening Training
Learn how to better serve the children in your practice and become familiar with autism screening and the referral process by participating in this Great MINDS AS3D eLearning course.
Hepatitis B Health Disparities in Refugee and Immigrant Communities
This course will give you the tools you need to work with immigrant and refugee patients and ensure they are screened and effectively treated for hepatitis B. The course also covers barriers that refugees and immigrants face with regards to hepatitis B and gives you communication tools to work with these populations.
HIV Care and Sexual Health Assessment for American Indian and Alaska Native Patients
Explore best practices in inclusive sexual health assessment and HIV care. These courses recognize research, data, and evaluation as indigenous values, while utilizing the strengths of western science and staying grounded in traditional ways of knowing.
HIV Care and Sexual Health Assessment for American Indian and Alaska Native Patients: Part 2
Welcome to HIV Care and Sexual Health Assessment for American Indian and Alaskan Native Patients: Part 2! Learn about initial management of HIV services for patients in the primary care setting, how harm reduction strategies can lead improved outcomes, and how to create adolescent-friendly care settings for the testing and treating of STD.
HIV Navigation in Texas Learning Session
This learning session will replace the day-long in-person training and can take up to 5 hours to complete all components. The goal of the course is to increase understanding of the person-centered, status-neutral HIV navigation process – in order to improve continuity in care throughout the HIV services continuum.
How do I Help my Clients Make Changes to Improve Their Health? An Introduction to Motivational Interviewing for CHWs
An introduction to motivational interviewing for CHWs and other health care staff. How can we help people to make healthy choices? Take this course to learn how to work with clients to give them the tools to make their own health decisions.
HPV Vaccination: Framing the Conversation for East African Families
This course summarizes the most up-to-date information on HPV infection and HPV-related cancers, and vaccination recommendations, and offers suggestions for successful HPV vaccine communication with patients and parents from East African communities, common concerns, and suggested responses.
Introduction to Gender and Sexuality in a Health Care Setting: Providing Quality Care for Transgender and Gender Nonconforming Patients
We are currently updating this course. It is provided as a courtesy while being updated, but offers no continuing education credits.
Opioid Prescribing in Dental Clinics: A Holistic Approach to Treating Patients
This series consists of four modules that can be taken in any order. Each module includes a written transcript of the audio/narration that is approximately 45-60 minutes in length.
Opioid Use and Misuse in Women and Girls: Factors, Signs and Next Steps
Opioid use has risen dramatically in the past few decades. The impact on women in girls is often misunderstood. Take this course to learn more about the risk factors, warning signs and steps you can take to help your clients.
PrEP Navigator Training for Community and Public Health Staff
The Northwest Portland Area Indian Health Board has worked with Cardea to create a Learning Path for providers who see American Indian/Alaska Native (AI/AN) clients. Take this series of courses to learn about Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis, or PrEP, and how to help AI/AN clients benefit from this effective prevention tool.
Raising Awareness and Offering Help for Mental Health and Substance Use
The goal of this module is to increase awareness about issues related to mental health and substance use, so that you can talk about it with clients, families and your community.
STD 101: What You Need to Know
Take this easy-to-follow course to learn the basics of STDs. Suitable for community health workers and anyone who needs a refresher on chlamydia, gonorrhea, trichomoniasis, syphilis, herpes, HPV, and HIV.
Talking with Teens About Contraceptives
This is a follow-up to the "Working With Teens to Prevent Pregnancy: Starting the Conversation" course. Take this course to learn about the types of available contraceptives, and ways to start conversations with teenagers and young adults about what would work for them.
Weaving Success: Evaluation in Indian Country
This course covers evaluation methods that honor Native peoples’ values and ways of knowing, learning and being. After completing this course, learners will be able to evaluate the impact of their programs on the health of their patients and the overall community.
Working With Teens to Prevent Unplanned Pregnancies: Starting the Conversation
How can we work with teens to plan their future? Take this course to learn ways to start conversations with teenagers and young adults, and how to bring up topics such as planning for the future and pregnancy prevention.
You Are the Key to HPV Cancer Prevention: Understanding the Burden of HPV Disease, the Importance of the HPV Vaccine Recommendation, and Communicating about HPV Vaccination
Receive the most up-to-date information on HPV infection, related disease and cancers, vaccine recommendations, and vaccine safety and impact.